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Travel review: Cornwall - the perfect mini-break destination

It used to involve at least a six hour drive, but with regular direct flights, Cornwall has become the perfect mini-break destination says Sarah Freeman.

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Zebra amongst the long grass and wildflowers of Akagera National Park, Rwanda. PIC: PA

Travel review: Wild about Rwanda

A new direct flight means gorillas and zebra are even closer. But Africa’s safest and perhaps cleanest country has much more to offer, says Sarah Marshall.

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The beautiful city of Zagreb.

Travel: Zagreb grabbed hold of my heart in whirlwind visit to a hidden gem

There are some places that are hidden gems and despite being the Croatian capital, Zagreb is often overlooked as a destination in its own right.

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Zip World Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog

TRAVEL REVIEW: Discover underground adventures in old mining town in Snowdonia

It used to be the slate capital of the world, tiling the roofs of customers across the globe thanks to its international reputation for outstanding quality.

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Fake food poisoning claims could spoil the all-inclusive holiday

British tourists could be banned from all-inclusive holidays

British travellers could be banned from all-inclusive holidays - unless they stop making fake ‘food-poisoning’ claims

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The ducks that shut down the ride at Gulliver's Kingdom.

Gulliver's Kingdom ride shut down because of a family of ducks

One of Gulliver's Kingdom's most popular rides had to be stopped - because of a family of ducks.
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The pool view at the Sol House Ibiza.

Travel review: Chilled’s play in Ibiza

As the party season arrives on the White Isle, Lisa Haynes checks into Ibiza’s Sol House and prepares for sleep deprivation.

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Kids will love the new Ninjago ride.

Travel: Incredible fun to be had for all as Lego resort opens brand new world

Master your destiny, summon the spirit of Wu and become a Lego ninja warrior for a day at Legoland Ninjago World.

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Las Brujas marina. PIC: PA

Travel review: Take this jet to Cuba

The first thing that strikes me about Cuba is the colour – the pastel blues and fuchsia pinks of the old colonial buildings, the colourful cigar-smoking street characters carrying songbird cages or selling home-made paper cones filled with peanuts, the classic American cars with their polished chrome bumpers. And, oh, the music.

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Thomson holiday brochures, as British travellers should prepare to shell out more for holidays booked through Thomson owner Tui, which is set to pass rising costs onto customers following the pound's collapse. PA

Holidays prices to soar for British travellers after pound's collapse

British travellers should prepare to shell out more for holidays booked through Thomson owner Tui, which is set to pass rising costs onto customers following the pound's collapse.

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Tybee island. PIC: PA

Travel review: Destination Baywatch

With Baywatch on the big screen, Laura Ivill heads to the coast of Georgia to discover where the original series was filmed.

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St Bega's Church, Bassenthwaite.

Travel review: The splendid isolation of the Lake District

Is this the loneliest house in England? Follow the trail of Paul Kirkwood on a mini-expedition to Skiddaw House, a remote youth hostel in the Lake District.

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Oulton Hall

Escape the hustle and bustle of nine to five at Oulton Hall & Spa

Sometimes you just want to get away from the stresses of life, and if you want to do it in style, there is a stunning hotel that is a perfect fit.
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The historic caverns which are now an innovative attraction.

Travel: ‘Hanging tough’ for underground adventures in old slate mining town

It used to be the slate capital of the world, tiling the roofs of customers across the globe thanks to its international reputation for outstanding quality.

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The group of 18 women said they were left speechless after the entrepreneur personally offered to send them away on a complimentary dream trip to the USA.

Branson comes to aid of hen-do kicked off flight with free Vegas trip

Sir Richard Branson has come to the aid of a hen-do who were kicked off a flight for wearing "Bitches on Tour" T-shirts by sending them on a free holiday - to LAS VEGAS.

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Airline adds European city break spot to Leeds Bradford Airport destination list

Airline adds European city break spot to Leeds Bradford Airport destination list

A regional budget airline has added a new European destination to its roster of flights from Leeds Bradford Airport.

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The Sand Bar.

Travel: Traditional meets modern around pristine beaches and perfect water

IF you’ve ever begun missing a holiday destination before you’ve even departed you have an idea of what it’s like to experience Dusit Thani Maldives.

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Terminals have been packed full of travellers waiting to find out when they can fly. PA

Flight 'chaos' continues despite British Airways fixing computer glitch

Stranded holidaymakers spent the night on yoga mats on airport floors as disruption from the British Airways system failure continued into a second day.

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Passengers at the British Airways check-in desk at Gatwick Airport. The airline cancelled all flights leaving from Heathrow and Gatwick yesterday because of a "major IT system failure". PA

British Airways to face huge compensation costs after IT crash

British Airways could face huge compensation costs after thousands of passengers were stranded by a global IT crash.

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There's so much to see and do in Paris.

Travel: Walking on air in beautiful city with so much to see...

The only problem with travelling to Paris from some regional airports – Doncaster Sheffield in our case – is that you get spoiled.

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