East meets West ... the magnificent Hagia Sophia.

City of secrets

Nowhere deserves the title of European capital of culture more than Istanbul, writes Jan Morris, while insiders reveal their favourite places.

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Pretty woman in bazaar in Fes

The world's 10 best cities for walking

No one walks in LA. Tell people you’ve decided to stroll even a few blocks and they’ll look at you like you just announced you’re swimming to Hawaii. You’re what? Just take a taxi.

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