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Ksamil beach is one of the stops on a new seven-night beach break to Albania, touted as the next Croatia. Photograph: Azem Ramadani/Getty Im.

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CONERO RIVIERA - Stretching for around 100 miles along the Adriatic coast, with hilltowns to rival those of Tuscany and Umbria, Le Marche is a gorgeous and affordable region to explore, writes Donald Strachan

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Gap year or snap year, you don't want to waste a minute of your precious time out, says Lonely Planet's Tom Hall

White rock formations, Milos island, Greece

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Volcanic formations and colorful beaches in Milos, Cyclades, Greece.

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