Rediscover some of the world’s greatest writers, like Boccaccio, Petrarch and Dante, by visiting the places that inspired them and walking in the footsteps of their characters.
A guide to the top travel experiences by decade, with suggestions for how you can get a little taste of more – or less – glamorous eras.
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The boutique Templar Hotel opens in late September in Toronto’s entertainment district, with a rooftop bar that has views of the CN Tower.
Each year the red earth thirsts for rain, and tribal kinds harness sacred spirits to summon the abundance of nature once more.
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See the Greek isle through its volcanic hues
The land that inspires best-sellers
Discover one of the world’s greatest muses
Rome, behind the lens
Get a photographic take on the Eternal City
No ropes, no shoes and 300m drops
See centuries-old churches carved from cliffs
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Breathtaking photos from around the globe
DestinationsPlunge into Wales’ newest sport
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