Austria's Wachau Valley has beautiful wineries, and the white wines here are highly regarded on the fine-wine circuit. Need to know how to make your trip happen? Get a copy of our April issue: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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Austrias Wachau Valley has beautiful wineries and the white wines here are
You may have heard of Milford Sound in New Zealand, but have you heard of Doubtful Sound? It's the less-visited of the two and less accessible, but that makes it even more precious. Go for postcard-perfect views and memories of a lifetime. Details in our April issue!

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You may have heard of Milford Sound in New Zealand but have
During the 20th century, the beautiful Palacio de Las Dueñas in Seviile, #Spain, was a meeting place for members of European dynasties and diverse personalities from the world of culture, politics and international art.

Several prominent personalities, like Jacqueline Kennedy, Grace Kelly and her husband Rainier of Monaco and the Prince of Wales, have visited the Las Dueñas – Duke of Alba´s...
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During the 20th century the beautiful Palacio de Las Dueñas in Seviile
#Bangalore is ideally situated within driving distance of lots of great getaways. Roar up to Hampi, and the proud remnants of the old empires and heritage sites. If you’re a beach bum, drive up to Mulki for some surfing lessons

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Bangalore is ideally situated within driving distance of lots of great getaways
The Indian roller is so named because of the acrobatic rolling displays of the male during breeding season. This otherwise ordinary-looking bird reveals a flash of brilliant blue when it spreads its wings to fly

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The Indian roller is so named because of the acrobatic rolling displays
In Chennai and need a break? Go back to basics at The Farm, where the wood-fired pizzas melt in your mouth. The best part? There are 34 different varieties, and you can also choose to make your own pizza. Details in our April issue! Get your copy: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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In Chennai and need a break Go back to basics at The
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Our April 2017 issue has extraordinary places to check into this summer! Choose from a pool in Greece (pictured here), a historic seaside hotel that hosted the Kennedys and Europe's highest campsite. Get your copy for details!
Our April 2017 issue has extraordinary places to check into this summer
#VaticanCity, Italy, has the distinction of being the only nation in the world that can lock its own gates at night. It also has its own phone company, radio, TV stations, money, and stamps

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VaticanCity Italy has the distinction of being the only nation in the
Imagine spending your Saturday with this view. Treat yourself to a holiday at the beautiful Cape Weligama Resort on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, and soak in their crescent-shaped Moon Pool. For more details, get a copy of our April issue – on stands now.

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Imagine spending your Saturday with this view Treat yourself to a holiday
Built as a fortress in the late 12th century under France’s Philip II, what is now France’s treasure, the Louvre Museum, #Paris, contains some of the world’s most important art and is one of the most important historic monuments in the world

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Built as a fortress in the late 12th century under Frances Philip
The interiors of the Bahrain National Theatre are a lesson in fluidity – curves abound, both inside the wood-covered auditorium as well as in the stairwells. There's a lot of detail that's gone into the design. For instance, the theatre has a thousand and one seats, in a nod to the legendary "Arabian Nights". Learn more about this gorgeous structure, as well as other fascinating parts of the...
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The interiors of the Bahrain National Theatre are a lesson in fluidity
Explore the narrow, cobbled streets of Austria's Wachau Valley on a bicycle. Get up close to old, beautiful buildings, cycle along the River Danube, and past splendid wineries – it's never a bad idea to hop on a bike in these parts. To make your trip happen, pick up a copy of our April issue!

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Explore the narrow cobbled streets of Austrias Wachau Valley on a bicycle
It’s sakura time in #Japan! Now that the blooms have arrived (as confirmed by teams of meticulous cherry blossom officials), it is time to indulge in one of the nation’s all-time favourite pastimes – hanami, which literally translates as “looking as flowers” and refers to flower appreciation picnics under the blooms

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Its sakura time in Japan Now that the blooms have arrived as
We were witness to this amazing crime scene in Pench National Park – a #monitorlizard tries to (unsuccessfully) raid the nest of a pair of rose ringed parakeets. Luckily for the birds, the chubby fellow wasn’t able to reach deep into the tiny nesting hole, and had to resume his search for breakfast elsewhere

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We were witness to this amazing crime scene in Pench National Park
The Melk Abbey in Wachau, Austria, towers above the hillside. It's a magnificent monastery that came into existence in 1089, when Leopold II gifted his castle to Benedictine monks from Lambach. Since then, it has been functioning continuously, for over a thousand years. The ornate staircase, pictured here, leads away from the church in the abbey. Learn more about this abbey and the pristine...
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The Melk Abbey in Wachau Austria towers above the hillside Its a
Cross your fingers when you head to Sri Lanka's Mirissa Harbour – because you may just spot whales! Fun fact: Scientists believe that breaching is a way for whales to say hello. Details on whale-watching in our April issue.

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Cross your fingers when you head to Sri Lankas Mirissa Harbour because
Every year, a private group in #Mongolia hosts the Thousand Camel Festival, an event created to protect and preserve the bactrian camel population native to Mongolia

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Every year a private group in Mongolia hosts the Thousand Camel Festival
In Bahrain, enter a burial chamber. The A'ali burial mounds – mini mountains that dot the landscape, some of which have been excavated – are home to tombs that date back to the Dilmun Era, circa 3000 BCE. To plan your trip to Bahrain, pick up a copy of our April issue – on stands now.

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In Bahrain enter a burial chamber The Aali burial mounds mini mountains
#Frankfurt, Germany, is a great place to spend time with children. The Senckenberg Museum – one of the largest Natural History Museums in Germany – exhibits the evolution of life and its recent biodiversity. Beside the innumerable, unique exhibits of mammals, insects and fishes, especially the abandoned dinosaurs, inspire both young and old visitors. Changing special exhibitions make every...
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Frankfurt Germany is a great place to spend time with children The
Instagrammer Udayan Sankar Pal took this photo of a beetle on the banks of River Matla in Canning, West Bengal. To have your photos featured in our magazine, hashtag your Instagram photos with #lpmi. Our next theme is ADVENTURE.
Instagrammer Udayan Sankar Pal took this photo of a beetle on the