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The beginner’s guide to solo travel

With more of us travelling alone than ever, solo travel is shaking off its outdated reputation as second best

Cathy Winston

Yesterday, 12:55

The beginner’s guide to solo travel
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    Islands in the sun: a Greek island hop

    Our travel editor discovers why the contrasting Greek islands of the Dodecanese are perfect for a family island hop

    Cathy Winston

    Sunday, July 2, 2017

    Islands in the sun: a Greek island hop
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    A taste of simplicity in Puglia, Italy

    Our food editor learns the culinary lessons of Italy on a visit to Borgo Egnazia in Puglia, where it’s never complicated to be a gourmet

    Victoria Prever

    Sunday, June 25, 2017

    A taste of simplicity in Puglia, Italy
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    Uzbekistan: A taste of the Silk Road

    Amazing architecture, irresistible crafts and the prettiest metro stations in the world – our writer finds Uzbekistan full of surprises.

    Judith Baker

    Sunday, June 18, 2017

    Uzbekistan: A taste of the Silk Road
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    Undiscovered Malaga

    Art, culture, history — our writer finds out there’s more to this part of the Costa del Sol than you might expect

    Samantha Simmonds

    Sunday, June 11, 2017

    Undiscovered Malaga
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    The Big Easy gets easier

    With new direct flights to New Orleans, Anthea Gerrie lets the good times roll in this tantalising US city

    Anthea Gerrie

    Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    The Big Easy gets easier
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    Cyprus Green: Cyprus beyond the beach

    Our writer heads into the mountains to discover a different side to this sunsoaked island, where agrotourism is helping to save Cypriot traditions

    Sandy Rashty

    Monday, May 29, 2017

    Cyprus Green: Cyprus beyond the beach
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    Switzerland's lake of stars

    Our writer discovers the wilder side of Switzerland as she explores Lake Geneva’s celebrity legacy

    Anthea Gerrie

    Sunday, May 21, 2017

    Switzerland's lake of stars
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    Hamburger culture - music in Hamburg

    As Hamburg’s new concert hall, the Elbphilharmonie, puts its musical heritage centre stage, Stuart Forster feels the beat of the city

    Stuart Forster

    Sunday, May 14, 2017

    Hamburger culture - music in Hamburg
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    The one-hop Kangaroo Route to Perth

    With tickets now on sale for the first direct UK to Australia flights, we discover why Perth should be on your radar

    Cathy Winston

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    The one-hop Kangaroo Route to Perth
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    Mexico’s mezcal country

    Our writer skips the tequila for the colours, craft and culture of Oaxaca, plus mezcal with a Jewish twist

    Anthea Gerrie

    Sunday, May 7, 2017

    Mexico’s mezcal country
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    A new taste of Madeira

    Think you know Madeira? We discover that the Portuguese island is turning over a new leaf

    Nichola West

    Monday, May 1, 2017

    A new taste of Madeira
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    Walk on the wild side in the Channel Islands

    From windswept cliffs and ghostly tales to glorious flowers, our writer discovers some of the natural beauties of Guernsey and Sark

    Lesley Bellew

    Sunday, April 23, 2017

    Walk on the wild side in the Channel Islands
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    Barcelona calls - the city's Jewish history

    From one of Europe’s oldest synagogues to a recently discovered mikvah, our travel editor discovers how Barcelona’s Jewish history is gaining new recognition

    Cathy Winston

    Monday, April 17, 2017

    Barcelona calls - the city's Jewish history
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    Take a gamble on Las Vegas

    You needn’t be a high roller to enjoy the bright lights of Las Vegas. Our associate editor skips the casinos to find out…

    Barry Toberman

    Sunday, April 2, 2017

    Take a gamble on Las Vegas
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    Vienna: past 
and present

    Sarah Ebner makes a moving family visit to the Austrian capital, exploring the darker history among the city’s beautiful streets

    Sarah Ebner

    Sunday, March 26, 2017

    Vienna: past 
and present