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Through the pages of Tuscany
By Lindsay Davis
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.
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Travelwise: The warming wine regions
By Suemedha Sood
As greenhouse gases turn up the heat on our planet, the world wine map is changing.
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Oktoberfest: Then and now
Oktoberfest has evolved from a horse race that celebrated a royal marriage to a 16-day beer-soaked celebration attended by six million people. But times have not changed all that much.

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Google's new travel plans
By Sean O'Neill
With new developments in flight search, hotel bookings and restaurant reviews, the search giant is clearly moving into the travel planning space.
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Mini guide to St Petersburg, Russia
By Lonely Planet Magazine
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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