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  • Moles and museums: exploring weird London

    Moles and museums: exploring weird London

    April 4th, 2014Adam Bennett
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    London’s wacky and unusual attractions are guaranteed to capture the imagination of those who are brave enough to find them. Adam Bennett follows the footsteps of murderers, surgeons and pathologists to discover some truly bizarre objects across the city. Grant Museum of Zoology The Grant Museum of Zoology boasts over 1000 separate species of rare... Read more »

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  • 20 alternative commutes to work

    20 alternative commutes to work

    April 4th, 2014Eleanor Aldridge
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  • Ten great British B&Bs on a budget

    Ten great British B&Bs on a budget

    March 17th, 2014Site Editor
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    Taken from the Best Places to Stay in Britain on a Budget guide, here are ten of the best places to stay across England, Wales and Scotland on a budget. Old Red Lion, Norfolk There’s something magical about this simple, welcoming spot. Painted deep red and covered in Virginia creeper, the Old Red Lion sits just outside... Read more »

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  • Top live music destinations

    Top live music destinations

    March 10th, 2014Rachel Mills
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  • 10 of the world’s more unusual restaurants

    10 of the world’s more unusual restaurants

    February 17th, 2014Olivia Rawes
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  • Ten hilarious travel mishaps

    Ten hilarious travel mishaps

    February 6th, 2014Eleanor Aldridge
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    All experienced travellers know there’s little you can do but sit back and relax when your best-laid plans go awry. Whether you’re travelling by plane, train or automobile, sometimes things just don’t go your way. Inspired by TFL’s bungle here in London in January, here are ten amusing travel mishaps that entertained the world: 1.... Read more »

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  • Arrivals: the latest travel news

    Arrivals: the latest travel news

    January 27th, 2014Steve Vickers
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    Rough Guides writer Steve Vickers casts an eye over the big travel topics and unpicks some of the most unusual stories in the latest travel news. Turkey introduces e-visas for tourists If you’re travelling to Turkey later this year, you might have to do some forward planning. Tourists arriving in the country after 10th April... Read more »

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  • Cycling from London to Paris: the Avenue Verte

    Cycling from London to Paris: the Avenue Verte

    January 6th, 2014Greg Dickinson
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    Launched in 2012, the Avenue Verte is a low-traffic cycle route connecting London and Paris, making the most of southern England’s extensive National Cycle Network and France’s bucolic north. Greg Dickinson took to the saddle and put the route to the test. “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country... Read more »

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  • The world’s best speakeasies

    The world’s best speakeasies

    December 9th, 2013Bar Chick
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    Why party with the masses when you can steal away with others in-the-know at an underground speakeasy, or find yourself a key to the best secret bar in the city? We know them all, but luckily for you, we’re not very good at keeping secrets; here is a BarChick rundown of the best places for... Read more »

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  • The best places to visit in January

    The best places to visit in January

    December 2nd, 2013Rachel Mills
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    January doesn’t have to be that depressing, post-holiday letdown month we’re all used to. There’s so much going on across the world, so whether it’s celebrating Australia Day in the sunshine or bagging bargains at the January sales in London, there are plenty of ways to banish those post-holiday blues. Here are our top places to... Read more »

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  • Rough Guides readers around the world

    Rough Guides readers around the world

    November 28th, 2013Lottie Gross
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    [<a href=”//storify.com/RoughGuides/where-you-are-in-the-world” target=”_blank”>View the story “Where you are in the world” on Storify</a>]

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  • Time Lord travel: 25 Doctor Who locations across the planet

    Time Lord travel: 25 Doctor Who locations across the planet

    November 20th, 2013Kerensa-Creswell-Bryant
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