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Five fairytale-worthy places to visit in Europe

By Issy D'Arcy Clark, Thursday, December 4, 2014

For those who long to leave the gray boredom of reality and step into the pages of fantasy while on their travels, here are six of the best fairytale destinations, in lands not-so-far-far-away...

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Hot list 2015: the cities to visit

Monday, December 1, 2014

The most exciting cities to mingle in, explore or simply go back to in the New Year

Tags: destinations, 2015, hot-list, places, where-to-go, cities, new-year

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Leipzig: Instagram diaries

By Lucy Thackray, Monday, November 24, 2014

Could Leipzig be the new Berlin? Five creative locals show us around their city

Tags: Culture, photography, Germany, Leipzig, locals, tips, things-to-do

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Leipzig: believe the hype

By Feargus O'Sullivan, Monday, November 24, 2014

Why everyone wants a piece of East Germany's hip second city

Tags: Leipzig, Germany, culture, things-to-do, cities, Europe

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The best place in the world to...

By Simon Usborne, Friday, September 5, 2014

meet an alien, become a millionaire, get hitched or simply do nothing

Tags: Global, trends, destinations, culture, people, society

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Six of the world's best Pride celebrations

By Lucy Thackray, Friday, September 5, 2014

45 years ago, a riot at New York's Stonewall Inn prompted a parade later that year to raise awareness of LGBT rights. Since then, dozens of cities worldwide have adopted their own Pride date to celebrate love and lobby for equality. Lucy Thackray picks six of the finest

Tags: Culture, gay, LGBT, cities, events

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Berlin: Hotel Am Steinplatz

By Caroline Egan, Wednesday, June 25, 2014

This artily restored Berlin hotel has tons of style and substance, plus seasonal cuisine and thoughtful touches, says Caroline Egan

Tags: Hotels-and-spas, Germany, Berlin,

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Five musical cities

By John Robb, Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Visit these cities and find a rich musical history, from Gypsy folk in Istanbul to punk in Berlin

Tags: Culture-blog, music, cities,

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A few of Benedict Cumberbatch's favourite places

By Gavin Green, Tuesday, April 1, 2014

High Life asks Benedict Cumberbatch to list his favourite places around the world

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In pictures: Berlin Wall artist Thierry Noir

By Lucy Thackray, Monday, March 31, 2014

As a retrospective of his work opens in London, street artist Thierry Noir remembers some of his favourite creations

Tags: Culture, Germany, Berlin, Berlin-wall, art, street

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