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Lorna Cowan

Travel expert Lorna Cowan lives by the sea in Dorset and enjoys walking, sailing and skiing.

Always eager to share top tips and ways to save time and money, Lorna is good person to ask for advice – she was once an agony aunt!

Latest Articles from Lorna

Lake of Sete Cidades with hortensias on the island of São Miguel, Azores
Travel Advice

Island hopping in the Azores

Explore Portugal's islands of São Miguel, Santa Maria, Terceira, Faial and Pico.

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Castle Stalker, Argyll
Relationships

Romantic days out in Scotland

Our pick of great dates to enjoy this Valentine’s Day.

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Monkey in Jaipur, India
Travel Advice

Holidays to captivating cities around the world

Enjoy a break inspired by the latest Planet Earth II’s ‘cities’ episode.

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Couple at Christmas
Relationships

10 Christmas date ideas

Treat a loved one to a fun festive date – mistletoe is optional!

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Christmas doggy
Home & Garden

10 things to do on Christmas day

Alternative ways to spend Christmas day.

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Woman musher hiding behind sleigh at sled dog race on snow in winter
Travel Advice

What is adventure cruising?

If you think cruises are only for people who want a bit of R&R, think again!

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The  Northern Lights
Travel Advice

5 ways to see the Northern Lights

From sailing on a cruise to simply heading to Scotland. We list the best ways.

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Chobe National Park in Botswana. Watering in the Okavango Delta. African elephants crossing river in shallow water.
Travel Advice

Holidays to the world’s greatest grasslands

Enjoy a break inspired by the latest Planet Earth II ‘grasslands’ episode.

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Machu Picchu, Peru
Travel Advice

Five fantastic holiday destinations

Five Saga holidays to destinations featured in this week’s Planet Earth II ‘desert’ episode.

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