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Sit back and watch the stunning landscapes of Switzerland from the comfort of your carriage with these seven unique train journeys. 

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Those destinations on the green list allow return to the UK with no quarantine on arrival.

Cycling in Cornwall: the St Piran Trail

With its moorlands, wooded valleys, surfing beaches and fishing ports, this cycling route offers a classic cross-section of the Cornish countryside.

Photographing birds: A traveller’s guide

Wildlife journalist Mike Unwin shares his advice for getting the most out of your avian photography.

Alternative Tallinn: what to see in Kalamaja and Noblessner

Explore two of Tallinn’s most vibrant and creative districts.

The spookiest woods in Britain

An expert’s guide to the undeniably strange, supposedly supernatural and downright spooky woods of Britain.

The ‘porticoed planet’: Bologna’s arcades added to UNESCO Heritage List

Bologna’s streets are characterised by 70km of medieval porticoes, each unique in their own way.

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Escape the big city – the best woodland trails outside London

An expert’s guide to the best national trails, lesser-known routes and walking adventures in the woods around London.

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The best walks in the Yorkshire Dales

A local’s guide to the region’s best rambles.

A summer break in Bratislava

Surrounded by lush hills and bisected by the Danube, the Slovak capital is an ideal location for a summer getaway.