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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Hungary, Budapest, Royal Palace

Memories that flow and flow

These cruises are on the water, but some of the best memories come from stopping on the land, write Louise Goldsbury and Anthony Dennis.

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Aman Canal Grande Venice

Venetian masterpiece

New hotels don't pop up often in Venice, so the arrival of Aman Canal Grande, which opened earlier this month, has caused a bit of a stir.

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Trevi Fountain, Rome

Lights! Camera! Cappuccino!

In this freeze-frame of 10 motion picture-perfect cities, David Whitley reveals why Italy is a cinema - and holiday - paradise.

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SHD TRAVEL MARCH 3 Rowing in Venice. CREDIT GETTY IMAGES

Standing up for fun

Kate Farrelly tries her hand at the ancient - and deceptively tricky - art of Venetian rowing.

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