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Mini guide to St Petersburg, Russia

Peter the Great’s city has canals that reflect a spellbinding collection of cultural palaces, and the environment inspired many great artists and musical maestros.
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Florence’s art for free

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The museums in the birthplace of Renaissance art can get expensive. Luckily there are a few artistic treasures that cost nothing to enjoy.
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Five easy ways to brush up quickly on a new country

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A little preparation can help ease the way in a new place, impress business colleagues and make the traveller a better guest.
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World’s coolest rental homes

Indulge your real-estate fantasies with a stay in one of these chic rentals.


A new breed of boutique hotels in Singapore

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Finding a stylish alternative to the high prices of big hotels in the Southeast Asian city-state
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Following Napoleon’s trail on Elba

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Though Napoleon Bonaparte escaped less than a year after being “banished” to this Tuscan island, he left such a lasting mark that its inhabitants still pray for his soul.
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