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One-week Historic England by train itinerary
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One-week Historic England by train itinerary

From the Vikings to the Victorians, the Romans to the Reformation, travel across the country and back through time on this journey through Historic England by train. You’ll follow in the footsteps of statesmen, writers and royalty as you…

Cabins on the fjord in Flam, Norway
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One-week Scandinavia by train itinerary

Travelling from Copenhagen to Bergen through Stockholm, Oslo and Flåm, this Scandinavia by train itinerary gives you a taster of three different countries within one week.…

Parc Guell in Barcelona
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One-week Spain and Portugal by train itinerary

From paella to port, churros to custard tarts – eat and drink your way through two countries as you travel across Spain and Portugal by train. This one-week rail trip takes you from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic, starting…

Views across Ljubljana from its hilltop castle
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One-week Eastern Europe by train itinerary

Head east to explore five of Europe’s cultural capitals in just one week on this Eastern Europe by train itinerary. Experience world-class art, architecture and music as you travel from Budapest through Bratislava, Vienna and Ljubljana before finishing your…

One-week Italy by train itinerary
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One-week Italy by train itinerary

Feast on fabulous Italian culture, history, food and wine on this journey from the top to the toe of Italy by train in just one week – sampling some of the highlights of one of my favourite countries in…

Eiffel Tower, Paris
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One-week Northern Europe by train itinerary

This journey through Northern Europe by train takes you from the canals of Amsterdam and Bruges to the cosmopolitan cities of Paris and Milan, and through the Alps on board one of Europe’s most beautiful train journeys.…

Visiting Prague on a budget
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Visiting Prague on a budget

Famous for its spectacular architecture, Prague isn’t known as the ‘City of a Hundred Spires’ for nothing, but it’s also got 30 bridges as well as castles, palaces, parks and gardens to explore – and not to mention Europe’s…

Cruise ship sailing to the Hubbard Glacier
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How to choose the perfect Alaska cruise

The thunderous crack of a calving glacier, snow-capped mountain peaks, bears fishing for salmon in clear meltwater streams, humpback whales swimming through turquoise waters. Alaska takes natural beauty to another level.…

London film locations: A self-guided walking tour
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London film locations: A self-guided walking tour

From Mary Poppins and Lawrence of Arabia to Harry Potter and Love Actually, London’s streets, skylines and iconic buildings have formed the backdrop for hundreds of films. Every era of the city’s history has been recreated on screen, and it’s…