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48 travel features tagged “Weekends”

Hiking and houseboats in Sausalito

Combining the feel of a Greek fishing village and a glamorous French Riviera resort, the San Francisco suburb is home to quirky artistic communities and eucalyptus-framed views.
Read more… 20 June 2013


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Reader Q&A: Inexpensive mini breaks from London

BBC Travel reader Rachel Collins is moving to the British capital with her fiancé and is looking for quick, affordable weekend getaways. Our Facebook fans gave her some suggestions.
Read more… 18 June 2013


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Reader Q&A: Weekend excursions from Shanghai

Charlotte Evans, a BBC Travel reader, is moving to China in July and is looking for some fun outdoor activities near Shanghai. Our Facebook followers offered their suggestions.
Read more… 04 June 2013


Under-explored day trips from top European cities

For those with the time and inclination to take the road less travelled, these three lesser-known gems are just a short distance from their more famous siblings.
Read more… 22 May 2013


Easy breaks from Hong Kong

With more than seven million people packed into 1,000sqkm, the city can feel a bit crowded. But landscapes that feel a million miles away can be reached within two hours.
Read more… 29 March 2013


Easy breaks from Paris

Thanks to France’s high-speed trains, well-marked motorways and international airport hubs, even more charm and culinary surprises lie less than two hours from the City of Lights.
Read more… 28 March 2013


Easy breaks from Cape Town

When the torrents of tourists on the crowded Cape become too much, find scenic fishing villages, beautiful wine country and dramatic desert less than three hours away.
Read more… 27 March 2013


Easy breaks from New York City

Being in the city that never sleeps can be exhausting. For those in search of a quieter slice of life, these quick trips will take you away from the Big Apple in three hours or less.
Read more… 26 March 2013


Easy breaks from Rio de Janeiro

Despite attracting more tourists than any other South American city, stunning Brazilian scenery can be found within three hours of Rio’s crowded beaches and skyscrapers.
Read more… 25 March 2013


Five British island weekends

Discover sites of Arthurian legend and Christian pilgrimage or gaze at rare wildlife and starry skies.
Read more… 08 February 2013


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