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Chase the winter sun.

Chase the winter sun

If you’re craving a dose of Vitamin D this winter, head to one of these short(ish)-haul destinations for a sunshine fix – we guarantee you’ll return home sporting a tan and feeling rejuvenated. Just no gloating in the office, please.

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Where do pilots go on holiday?

Where do pilots go on holiday?

Still looking for holiday inspiration for your big 2017 break? We asked a panel of well-travelled British Airways pilots which destinations they want to visit this year – and which new routes are on their radar.

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Shake up your summer holiday

Shake up your summer holiday

Whether you’re looking for Caribbean-style beaches closer to home or want to indulge in a hefty dose of culture without the crowds, these alternative escapes are guaranteed to make your summer sizzle.

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An insider’s weekend in Lisbon.

An insider’s weekend in Lisbon

From its postcard-pretty streets to its nostalgic charm, heavenly custard tarts to its wonderfully fresh seafood, Lisbon is ideal for a weekend away. Travel writer and blogger, Alice Tate, gives us the lowdown on how to spend 48 hours in the Portuguese capital.

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You won’t believe your eyes.

You won’t believe your eyes

The natural wonders of Iceland are plentiful and Reykjavik is a capital to count on. From sightseeing extravaganzas to Icelandic comfort food that’ll warm your heart, cover all your bases as you explore this extraordinary city. Wander through the Old Harbour, stroll along the coastal paths and take in the spectacular scenery. Reap the rewards of this ethereal city, like no other.

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What’s on in London this Summer

What’s on in London this Summer

Wonderful London ventures outside in the warm summer months and takes advantage of its stunning outdoor spaces. Whether you’re looking for lazy park days, leafy outdoor theatres, balmy courtyard cinemas, or a spot of sport, London’s summer season should hit the spot.

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Five of Chile’s best coastal towns

Five of Chile’s best coastal towns

Stretching for more than 4,300km, from the Atacama Desert in the north to the fjords and glaciers of Patagonia in the south, local writer Sarah Gordon picks her top spots along the Chilean coast.

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Cape Town: a weekend guide

Cape Town: a weekend guide

The Mother City always features on ‘top ten’ lists – and for good reason. Curious culinistas get a world-class menu of foodie opportunities, sun slaves can’t resist the Atlantic seaboard and nature lovers get an eye-watering visual feast. Here’s how to top up your ‘I-heart-Cape-Town’ tank in just 48-hours. The best part? You don’t have to take a single day of leave.

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Port Elizabeth: a weekend guide

Port Elizabeth: a weekend guide

With its award-winning beaches and laidback lifestyle, South Africa’s ‘Friendly City’ couldn’t be friendlier. Yet Port Elizabeth – or PE as it’s known to locals – is enjoying a sustained period of urban renewal and several historic areas have become exciting new hubs. No extra leave? No problem. Here’s how to spend a perfect 48 hours in the city.

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Desert days and city nights in Doha.

Desert days and city nights in Doha

Now is the perfect time to visit Doha. Preparations for the 2022 World Cup have brought this fascinating capital into the spotlight. In the thrum of new industry and excitement, daily business and daily pleasures continue. And, as you’ll find in this rapidly changing city, traditional routines often come with a twist.

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Magical Muscat and beyond.

Magical Muscat and beyond

With laid-back locals, a rich heritage and captivating landscapes, Oman might be less glitzy than its Middle Eastern neighbours Dubai and Abu Dhabi, but it is awash with exotic delights and sights waiting to be discovered.

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