Canal therapy: Club del Doge with its view over the canal.

True Gritti, reborn

Venice's legendary luxury hotel has reclaimed its splendour, writes Sally Webb.

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Nimb Brasserie

Staying power

How to define a great hotel? For a start, find one that makes you feel right at home, writes Lee Tulloch.

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AXW2TR Curetes Street and Library of Celsus, completed in AD 135. Ephesus, Turkey. Image shot 2007. Exact date unknown. ...

Ships in the night

Cruise lines are recognising the value of longer stays in port, writes Louise Goldsbury.

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Raja Ampat Palau

Fresh waters, new frontiers

Taken a cruise lately? Join the club - nearly 700,000 of us did one or more last year. So, where next beyond the obvious? Louise Goldsbury has the answers.

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