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The package features a sightseeing flight over the city, taking in iconic sights such as Tower Bridge and the Houses of Parliament, before a private car transfer to the Royal Botanical Gardens for a picnic or spot of tea. From £575 for two. Be mindful  Exploring the importance of mental health while on the road, Away & Aware by Sara ...

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Get packing: Mallorca, bags and trainers

Think Michelin-star restaurants, old Arabian history, plenty of fashion boutiques and a beautiful place to stay. Check into the trendy Sant Francesc Hotel Singular (dialling from the UK: 0034 971 495000/ hotelsantfrancesc.com), a five-star bolthole in a restored mansion that dates back to 1860. The 42-room property oozes style with stone floors, wooden beamed ceilings, inner courtyards, a spa and ...

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TRUNK CALL Be the coolest dad on the beach this summer with these adorable Vilebrequin (vilebrequin. com) Motu swimshorts. The dark blue shorts are embroidered with a golden yarn Sunny Dog complete with sunglasses. They have an elastic waistband, rear pocket with velcro flap and side pockets. £200. MOBILE HOTSPOT Stuck in a coffee shop with do… Daily Express :: ...

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Get Packing: Isle of Wight, cycling in France and a trip to Hogwarts

Each lodge has a large open-plan, lounge/kitchen and a large outdoor deck, just the perfect spot for a sundowner. Isle of Wight Festival (isleofwightfestival.com). ON YOUR BIKE Those who fancy a cycling holiday but not the long and sweaty climbs will be interested to hear that tour operator Cycling for Softies (020 7471 7787/cycling-for-softies.co. uk) has slashed the price on ...

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5 Packing “Mistakes” I Make on Purpose

The world is filled with rules, both unofficial and not. On the unofficial side of the spectrum are those packing rules that we’ve all been told would be a mistake to not follow. But as someone who travels at least once a month on average, these are a handful of packing “mistakes” I choose to make.  So why should you care? Good ...

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The Fashion Girl's Ultimate Memorial Day Weekend Packing List

And just like that, it’s finally summer. I don’t know about you, but I’ve always felt that when Memorial Day Weekend hits in late May, it’s finally time to get into the summer mood. From picnics in the park to backyard barbeques and spur-of-the-moment road trips, there are so many possibilities for the long weekend ahead. Naturally, it’s what we’ll wear over ...

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Study suggests pasta can be part of a healthy diet without packing on the pounds

Carbohydrates get a lot of bad press and blame for the obesity epidemic, but a new study suggests that this negative attention may not be deserved for pasta. Unlike most ‘refined’ carbohydrates, which are rapidly absorbed into the bloodstream, pasta has a low glycemic index, meaning it causes smaller increases in blood sugar levels than those caused by eating foods ...

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Focus: 5 Tips to packing smart for vacation

Taking a vacation is a good way of freeing yourself from the stresses that life may bring. Many people enjoy traveling to new places, but they don’t like all the packing that needs to be done. You don’t need to bring your whole to ensure a great vacation time, you just need to be smart with all your packing. Check ...

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