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Ancient wonders: five little-known archaeological sites in the UK | Travel

Mên-an-Tol, Penwith Moor, near Madron, Cornwall The name means “stone with a hole” in Cornish and the site is probably about 4,000 years old, dating from the bronze age. There are more stones hidden under the turf. What’s clear is that you’re in an ancient landscape – there’s a neolithic enclosure on the hillside, bronze-age …

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Around the world in a day, without leaving Shenzhen – a photo essay | Cities

More than 3 million visitors a year flock to the Window of the World theme park in the megacity of Shenzhen to see 130 copies of the world’s largest tourist sites gathered in a single place. For Chinese tourists who may not be able to travel out of the country this is their only chance …

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The best new European rail journeys for 2020 | Travel

And now for some good news … rail operators across Europe are responding to a growing interest in travel by train with the launch of a number of new services. Particularly exciting for fans of sleeper trains is the launch of several new overnight services, in a welcome reversal of a recent trend among operators …

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Send us a tip on a fun outdoor Christmas event for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucher | Travel

Among the best – and perhaps most extreme – ways of shaking off the festive season’s indulgences include taking a bracing dip, joining a fancy dress run, a mass hike or cycle or signing up for a Santa race. Whether swimming, running, walking, pedalling, rowing or fancy dress is your thing we’d like to hear …

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Mattress thieves: why light-fingered hotel guests are now a very big problem | UK news

Name: Mattress theft. Age: Young. This is recent. Really? Haven’t burglars always looked under the mattress when on a job? Loads of people treat under the mattress like a savings account. This isn’t about stealing what’s under the mattress, it’s about taking the actual mattress. Sounds awkward! Where are these mattresses being stolen from? Hotels. …

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A local’s guide to Cologne: 10 top tips

Vintage shops, great bars, buzzing squares and art on tap, there’s a lot more to Cologne than its iconic cathedral and railway bridge There are many more amazing churches and spiritual spots to visit than just the incredible cathedral with its 157-metre twin spires, one of Germany’s most famous and visited buildings. For example, Melaten-Friedhof …

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Rapper Juice Wrld Dead At 21 After Apparent Airport Seizure

Up-and-coming rapper Juice Wrld has died after an apparent seizure suffered at Chicago’s Midway Airport early Sunday morning. The rapper, whose career was just taking off after working alongside Travis Scott and releasing several other major projects in the last two years, was just 21 years old. Related: High-Profile K-Pop Singer Passes Away Suddenly At 28 According to TMZ, …

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Grand touches and Dee valley views: Palé Hall hotel review | Travel

Where is it? An imposing country house hotel in the tranquil Dee valley, on the fringes of Snowdonia national park. Two hours from London’s Euston station to Chester by train, followed by an hour in a car to Palé Hall. Meaning you can get there just in time for cocktails and a late supper on …

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