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Cyprus for gourmets

You might be more familiar with the gourmet delights of Paris or Milan, but Cypriot cuisine is famed around the Mediterranean for its succulent flavours and colourful combinations. A fusion of Turkish, Arabic, Greek and even English influences, food in Cyprus is central to the culture as well as being the centrepiece of both family gatherings and evenings out…

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The world’s weirdest beaches

Three things spring to mind when someone says ‘beach’: sun, sea and swimwear. I bet now, in your mind you are picturing white sands, blue skies, rolling waves and a gentle, alluring breeze… sorry, where were we! Back to beaches. Ladies and gentlemen, after reading this post we are sure you will never think of beaches in the same way before – as we bring to you, the world’s strangest beaches..

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10 of the coolest music festivals in the UK

With summer just around the corner, it means it’s nearly festival time. UK festivals are known for their mud but the Brits sure know how to put on a good show. UK music festivals are legendary and attract some of the best bands and acts from around the world. If you haven’t yet experienced one, get yourself a tent, sleeping bag, lots of beer and book one from the list below…