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August 2016


9 European beach spots for late summer sun


How to make a successful travel insurance claim


Secret France: How to escape the tourist trail


City break deals for under £99pp


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Secret Italy: How to escape the tourist trail


How to deal with a car hire catastrophe


Last-minute bank holiday deals


Great ideas for days out this August bank holiday


How to do the Costa Brava on a budget


What happens to your luggage after check-in?


9 things you probably didn’t know about Ibiza


How to do Dubai on a budget


10 of Britain’s best regional foods – and where to try them


A foodie’s guide to the Costa Blanca


Last-minute European beach breaks for under £500pp


8 incredible challenges around the world


7 hotel rip-offs and how to avoid them


How to do the Greek islands with kids


Beyond Rio: 7 of Brazil’s best beach destinations


Revealed! How to travel in style in economy class


The Zika virus: Travel advice and your rights

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