Australia: Take an unforgettable road trip along the Gold Coast | Beach Holidays | Travel

GETTY Enjoy Australia’s Gold Coast with a road trip There’s something incredibly romantic about setting off on a road trip in a far-flung destination. Unless, of course, you input the wrong address into the sat nav. My wild adventure along Australia’s Pacific Coast hadn’t quite got off to the start that I’d hoped for when my husband and I spent the first 45 minutes heading in the wrong direction.  But even this frustrating detour couldn’t dent our first-day excitement – after all, we had finally made it to a country…

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High speed train south coast cultural trail Kent | Property | Life & Style

Russell Harper Natalie and Drew Greenall at their Woodlands View home in Hastings It has improved access to London for commuter towns as well as to previously shunned seaside resorts that are fast becoming desirable cultural hotspots thanks to artists and creative types quietly colonising them, attracted by the relatively cheap property prices.  Now a new cultural trail will connect arts facilities on what is being called the Creative Coast.  And while it has been set up to boost tourism it will also add to the facilities on the doorsteps…

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Italy holidays 2018: Visit Sardinia’s dazzling coast | Beach Holidays | Travel

The island glimmered across the Strait of Bonifacio some eight miles in the distance, and as my tour guide described its pristine sandy beaches and crystal clear, turquoise waters, I knew I had to visit. Sardinia is the second largest island in the Mediterranean, and although a region of Italy, it has its own distinct feel. The local language, known as Sardo, is as frequently spoken as Italian, and the island is home to wildlife  you won’t find anywhere else. The Sardinian deer, fox, hare and monk seal are all…

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