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What adjectives come to mind when you think of Lake Lugano? Picturesque, serene, luxurious? Yes, yes, and yes. Happily, I’ve discovered that you can have all these, without the pinch of the associated price tag. Read More »
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My skis follow the curve of the mountain and I come out onto a golden plane, where the snow-covered slope gleams like caramel in the rising sun. The crunch of the snow under my skis and the wind singing in my ears are the only sounds I hear as I make my way down the piste. Read More »
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Lying in the relaxation room, sipping a cocktail of rosemary and lavender teas brewed from herbs grown at the property, I watch the early afternoon sun pour over the hills across the valley. My mind drifts away and I lose sense of time. I feel completely relaxed, and grateful. Read More »
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The afternoon stretches out. The pool area empties out and I get the sense that we have the whole of Monaco to ourselves. Inside, someone is playing the piano. “What is the occasion?” I ask. “It’s a beautiful day,” I am told whimsically. On the surface of the pool, sunlight shimmers in agreement. Read More »
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Top ten things to do on your visit to the Amazon Jungle Read More »
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My plunge into life on the edge of the Amazon, with no electricity or mobile phone. Read More »
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Flying over the cloud cover stretched to the horizon, you quickly understand why Lima is affectionately called “la Grisa” by locals. Do not let this put you off – Lima is full of colour, flavour, and culture. Here is my list of must-dos and skip-that’s for 24 hours in Lima. Read More »
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How to charter a yacht without breaking the bank, plus tips on what to pack for your dream holiday. Read More »
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