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Move the jobs to avoid transport crisis riots

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:15:19 GMT

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Talking point: how much do online reviews influence your holiday choices?

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:31:37 GMT

A new study has shown that online reviews make a big difference to the choices travellers make including how much they are willing to pay. Are you one of them?

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Top 10 budget restaurants, cafes and pubs in York

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 05:00:05 GMT

With the York Food Festival in full swing, Tony Naylor returns to the city to update his 2009 budget eats guide, and finds 10 more restaurants, cafes, pubs and takeaways away from the tourist traps

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Art in the Arctic: SALT festival, Norway in pictures

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:51:16 GMT

SALT festival is a unique arts festival that takes place on the beach of a small island in the Arctic Circle. These photographs reflect the remoteness of the site, the creativity that is on display and the spectacular landscape that surrounds it all
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Swiss hostel turns on five-spa treatment for budget travellers

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:41:43 GMT

Saas-Fee hostel offers jacuzzis, massage, hot tubs and tapas in region of one of worlds most expensive ski destinations Continue reading...

Final stretch of New York's High Line complete

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:41:43 GMT

New York celebrates the opening of the High Line at the Rail Yards, the final section of the citys elevated park, running through the Lower West Side

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Frozens Let It Go voted best song to keep kids happy on car journeys

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:38:07 GMT

Disneys Frozen hit is better at keeping children happy on long car journeys than an iPad, according to a new poll. What songs keep your family entertained on the road?

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Top 10 family-friendly city apartments around Europe

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:00:08 GMT

Yes, a city break with the kids can be enjoyable, if you stay in child-friendly pads like these from a Barcelona apartment with toys galore to Budapest with babysitters

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The lure of the Loire: where to stay, eat, drink and more

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 06:00:07 GMT

Its the valley thats stoked the worlds romantic imagination a land of chateaux, fine wines and spectacular scenery. From Nantes to Orléans, we select the highlights of the Loire

Love wine? Heres where to stay, eat and drink in the worlds most famous wine regions

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Travel tips: the Baztán Valley in Spain, and the weeks best deals

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:00:17 GMT

The amazing beauty of the Baztán Valley in the Pyrenees, plus a new youth hostel in Brighton and savings on cruises to see the Northern Lights Continue reading...

Hannah Kent on north Iceland

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:44:06 GMT

The author on the dramatic Icelandic landscape that inspired her novel, Burial Rites, and which continues to fire her imagination

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Theodoor van Boven: bow down at this Amsterdam liqueur bar

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:15 GMT

Wynand Fockink is an Amsterdam bar and distillery where small is beautiful and the liqueurs are plentiful and potent

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Lets go to Derby

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:15 GMT

An expansive regeneration project is putting Derby at the heart of the east Midlands action Continue reading...

The foodie traveller in Portugal

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:12 GMT

Portugals pastel de nata is a melt-in-the-mouth buttery delight, and those in the know visit the village of Nazaré to taste it

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The Bunkhouse, near Hay-on-Wye, Powys: accommodation review

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:10 GMT

This poshed-up dormitory is full of stylish touches and on the River Wye near the beautiful Black Mountains but the scene-stealer is its indoor slide

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Delhi city tour on the metro

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:10 GMT

Quick, air-conditioned and cheap, Delhis new metro is the smart way to take in the history, colours and flavours of this vibrant city. We alight at the 10 key stations
Top 10 things to do in Delhi: readers tips

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Boston: the reinvention of the Fort Point/Seaport district

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:10 GMT

After a busy road was diverted through a tunnel, Fort Point has been transformed into one Bostons hippest districts

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World view: Shwe Indein Pagoda, Inle Lake, Burma

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:00 GMT

"I came across this surreal scene while I was documenting the effects of tourism on the region. This particular pagoda had an almost alien feel," says Robert Holmes, who this week was named 2015 Photographer of the Year in the Society of American Travel Writers' Muster Photo Competition
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Would you eat a squirrel burger?

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:26:57 GMT

Food festival in Gloucestershire to offer alternative to the standard beef patty

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Top 10 things to do in Delhi: readers tips

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:05:40 GMT

Take a Bollywood dance class, see Old Delhi from one of the worlds most beautiful mosques, try a walking tour with street kids
A tour of Delhi by new metro: top 10 stations to alight
To add a tip for next week, and be in with a chance of winning a £200 Hotels.com voucher, go to GuardianWitness

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Big shots: the best of the 2015 SATW Muster travel photo competition

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:00:08 GMT

This week the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) announced the winners of its annual Muster photo competition. Weve selected our favourite images from the winning collections

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Boston: top 10 things to do in Fort Point and Seaport

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:33:24 GMT

Bostons Fort Point and Seaport district is the citys up and coming area, with a dynamic food scene, cutting-edge galleries and a decent line in craft beers

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Microadventure breaks in the UK: travel thrills without the holiday hassle

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:00:16 GMT

Its one of the warmest and driest Septembers in decades so make the most of it and plan a microadventure in the UK. Here are our tips for some late-summer fun

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Autumn landscapes expert tips on taking great photographs

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:00:13 GMT

Autumns here and theres no better time to go for a walk with your camera. Mick Ryan, publisher of a new photo-location guidebook series, shares his tips on the best times and places to capture the season in the UK

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Cadiz coast highlights: readers' travel tips

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:23:17 GMT

From kitesurfing to sherry tasting or simply hanging out at a beautiful beach, share your tips on your favourite things to do on the Cadiz coast, south-west Spain, and you could win a £200 hotel voucher

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