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Sicily’s best beaches: chosen by readers

From popular beaches where cafes serve fish straight off the boat to nature reserves and hidden coves, our readers pick their favourite places on Sicily’s dramatic coast On the south coast, this is close to Agrigento but far less touristy. The beautiful sandy beaches saw allied landings in 1943, but now attract locals for swimming […]

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Why You Need These Socks for Your Next Long-haul Flight

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Compression socks are for diabetics and old people. That was my rather ignorant belief for the last decade. And it’s not entirely inaccurate. But, when a few travel friends reported cases of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) after long-haul flights, I began to understand the need for such socks. DVT […]

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Send a tip on Hong Kong – and win a £200 hotel voucher

Densely urbanised with intense street life, Hong Kong also has a surprising amount of green space. Send us your tips on both the territory’s faces – from markets and hotels to beaches and walks The semi-autonomous territory is a feast for the senses: a dramatic skyline, frenetic pace, great cuisine, markets and lush subtropical islands […]

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Smart sunnies at smart prices

Smart sunnies at smart prices When packing for your holidays, sunnies are usually top of the list. After all, who wants to walk on sparkling white beaches and deal with the glare? That said, designer sunglasses often come with a huge price tag … and when you’ve already paid out for your hotel, flights and […]