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12 favourite hotels of 2009

Favourite hotels of 2009 include Dubai, Hønefoss, London, Sardinia, Denmark, Sweden, Channel Islands (Jersey and Guernsey), Paris, Bahrain, Kuwait

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Anton’s Restaurant & Champagne Barn – in the middle of nowhere

Anton’s Restaurant & Champagne Barn in Great Hallingbury is an elegant restaurant in the middle of nowhere, run by famed chef Anton Edelmann.

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Midsomer Murders – and the world’s oldest model village

Take a walk through 1930s England in Bekonscot, the world’s oldest model village. It’s in Buckinghamshire, idyllic Midsomer Murder land.

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Highlights of Salisbury Plain (apart from Stonehenge)

Salisbury Plain offers much more than Stonehenge. The area is chock full of interesting things to see and do; enough for a week, at least.

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Enigmatic Stonehenge

Seeing the sun rise at Stonehenge, walking within the circle in the morning mist, touching the stones still cold from the night: pure magic.

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Travels of 2008 – and plans for 2009

Travels of 2008 – many old faves plus some new countries: Macedonia, Kosovo, Moldova, Transdniestr, PEI, Wales, Isle of Man, Srpska and more.

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