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No matter where you travel in this golden desert land, a plethora of saints, kings, spirits, monsters and wandering ascetics seems to follow.
Taking the road less travelled into the wilderness comes with potential peril, but is well worth the effort.
Letting ducks play in the fountain of the Peabody Hotel turned out to be one of the best ideas born from drinking too much whiskey.
For hundreds of years, pilgrims have walked the Way of St James in search of grace. Now, travellers head to Spain’s rugged north in search of culinary enlightenment.
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These photos capture a range of vivid hues
The show of a lifetime
Incredible photos of hungry predators
Father Christmas’ island escape
The saint’s story is shrouded in mystery
Driving the ‘Roof of the World’
Discover a region of severe, natural beauty
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Stunning photos from around the world
DestinationsA paradise protected by butterflies
It’s hard to imagine a place like this existsTurkey