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Gnome Reserve, North Devon © David Masters

Gnome Reserve, Devon

Which British town has the most garden gnomes? We’re betting this one.

Breakfast at Brennan’s, New Orleans

A New Orleans institution serving famously exhaustive three-course breakfasts, and practically setting the roof alight with its signature flambéed bananas.

Bern Bear Park, Switzerland

Meet Björk and her bear buddies in Bern’s unique riverside park.

Ceremony of the Keys, London

One of London’s more curious ancient traditions that has survived untouched to the modern day.

Jane’s Place, England

A perfect antidote to the manicured gardens and twee tea shops of the Cotswolds.

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Burning Man, USA

Imagine being serenaded by a dozen sequined cowboys while a 100ft neon daffodil trundles past in the distance. This is a typical moment at Burning Man.

La Tomatina, Spain

If you are ever free on the last Wednesday of August, head to Buñol, Spain and pelt the tourists with plenty of tomatoes.

Feria de Cascamorras, Spain

Festivals don’t get much slimier than this traditional celebration in Andalucia.

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An Indian train toilet © Kyle Lease

You never forget your first?

Ross Morrison McGill describes a freak accident on an Indian train.

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