Bring on the bling

Sarah Maguire sets sail around the Mediterranean on a ship for cruisers who like a bit of sparkle in their lives - be it sunshine or crystal.

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Trevi Fountain, 
 Rome, Italy.

From classics to rock'n'roll

Europe is bursting with brilliant options, from grand cities to fairytale scenery and magical music tours, writes Michael Gebicki.

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A giraffe joins the annual Wildebeest migration.

Do travel agents share their secret hideaways?

The ritual occurs every time I plan a holiday: I sit at a desk, opposite a travel agent, who tries hard to persuade me that this or that destination is my best possible choice.

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