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Henley on Thames colourful autumn collection

Henley on Thames colourful autumn collection

When the Chiltern beech woods around Henley on Thames blaze with colour as their leaves turn to red, deep brown and gold it signifies autumn's arrival.

Holiday homes with Downton Abbey style (and service)

Holiday homes with Downton Abbey style (and service)

For Downton Abbey fans with drawing room envy, or who yearn for a snooker room, Cumbrian Cottages has some grand country houses where you can live like Lord Grantham, even if it is only for a weekend.

Ayers Rock Resort to host Uluru in View: Photography Weekend

Ayers Rock Resort to host Uluru in View: Photography Weekend

Ayers Rock Resort will host Uluru in View: Photography Weekend from Friday 10 to Saturday 12 October, 2014.

The Chedi Andermatt launches The Glacier Express Experience

The Chedi Andermatt launches The Glacier Express Experience

The Chedi Andermatt has launched a new package in partnership with The Glacier Express and the Mont Cervin Palace Hotel in Zermatt.

Yukon's invitation to adventure

Yukon's invitation to adventure

If your favourite view of the world is through a lens, you'll find Yukon an irresistible photo shoot.

Wonderful Germany: Ten destinations worth visiting

Wonderful Germany: Ten destinations worth visiting

Germany must be doing something right: Fourth time winners of the World Cup and an economical and technological powerhouse. As a travel destination, however, Germany is often overlooked and underrated.

Ruska brings vibrant colours to Finnish Lapland

Ruska brings vibrant colours to Finnish Lapland

One of the most underrated seasons in Finland is ruska; the Finnish term for autumn. Nowhere can the dramatic colours been seen more vibrantly than in Lapland where for two weeks the explosion of colour paints the fells, forests and hills in deep tones before the winter sets in.

Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden's "Boomslang" is unleashed

Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden's "Boomslang" is unleashed

The affectionately named “Boomslang” or Tree Canopy Walkway at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is now open to the public and offers visitors an unusual and unique view from forest floor to treetops - yet another reason to visit the Garden.

Discover Yukon's Silver Trail

Discover Yukon's Silver Trail

Situated in the upper Northwest corner of Canada, next to Alaska, the Yukon is Canada's most accessible northern destination, and with scenic drives into all corners, it's a driver's dream.

Coastal California and the Wine Country

Coastal California and the Wine Country

For those looking for magnificent scenery, superb food and delicious wine – and glorious weather to boot – US specialist Bon Voyage reckons its Coastal California & Wine Country itinerary should fit the bill.

40 free, family-friendly bike rides unveiled in the Lake District

40 free, family-friendly bike rides unveiled in the Lake District

Fancy a gentle bike ride around the beautiful countryside that inspired the creation of Peter Rabbit? What about a family ‘cycling picnic’ on the tranquil shores of Coniston Water? These are just two of the leisurely experiences you can enjoy, with a programme of new, free guided bike rides across the South and Central Lake District.

Explore Tasmania under pedal power

Explore Tasmania under pedal power

Few islands in the world can match Tasmania when it comes to travelling on two wheels. A recent surge in popularity for holidaying by bike has encouraged the state's only dedicated cycling operator to launch a new range of guided and self-guided tours from just £450 per person, which are now available to book from the UK through speciaist Tasmanian Odyssey.

Luxury camping pods at heart of Lake District cycle tour

Luxury camping pods at heart of Lake District cycle tour

Cyclists can now tour the Lake District's best-loved highlights on a four-day camping pod break - with a breathtaking new vista promised every morning.

Top 10 most romantic places to spend Valentine's Day in The Lake District

Top 10 most romantic places to spend Valentine's Day in The Lake District

The Lake District, Cumbria is renowned for its wildly romantic scenery providing the perfect place for a fabulous Valentine's break. Read on to find out where to stay on the most romantic day of the year.

Luxury penthouse apartments unveiled at Windermere Marina Village

Luxury penthouse apartments unveiled at Windermere Marina Village

Exclusive new waterside penthouses boasting glorious views of Northern England’s largest inland marina will be welcoming their first guests from January 2014.