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Review: Walk in the footsteps of Hollywood’s Oscar-winning stars with a trip to LA

With the Oscars awarded tonight, Andrea Powell says it seems fitting this week to write about her stay in Hollywood.

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The foot spa at Aqua Sana

Review: Escaping the stresses of life with a luxurious spa weekend at Aqua Sana at Center Parcs, Elveden

It is on the doorstep but feels a world away from the stresses of everyday life. Lauren Everitt took time out to enjoy the ultimate luxury on a relaxing spa weekend at Center Parcs in Elveden.

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Buchanan Street in Glasgow in the run-up to Christmas

Review: A midwinter Travelodge stay in the heart of Glasgow

Sarah Chambers went to Glasgow in the depths of winter - a season she thinks shows it off to its best advantage - to take in the sights, sounds, and pubs, of this remarkable city.

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The Place de la Concorde lit up at night in festive sparkle

Travel review: Best things to do in Paris at Christmas

It’s known as the most romantic place on the planet, but Paris is just as good at instilling the magic of Christmas in people as it is love. Here are the top five things to do in the French capital to celebrate the festivities and get you into the Christmas spirit:

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Quantum of the Seas

Review: Quantum of the Seas - a quantum leap in hi-tech cruises

It’s the third largest cruise ship in the world - but proudly claims to be the most high-tech. But there’s much more to Quantum of the Seas than futuristic gimmicks, writes David Powles.

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