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Ancient Mayan temples, a relaxed boho vibe and one of the world's best beaches... It has to be Tulum, Mexico for to… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
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Caribbean: Tropical Storm #Matthew is currently heading west across the Caribbean Sea and is expected to intensify to a hurricane by Friday.
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We have scenery in epic proportions today for our daily escape. Behold the beauty of the Canadian Rockies this… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
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It's #TravelTuesday and we take you to #Japan in all its autumnal beauty for today's #dailyescape pic.twitter.com/DyoViBwteQ
 
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How's this for #mondaymotivation. Today's #dailyescape is Angsana Velavaru, Maldives with £2000 savings youtube.com/watch?v=H8mx_L…
 
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The sun is shining' it's #Friday and the airline #sales have been extended #FridayFeeling #traveldeals pic.twitter.com/QormIGYhxU
 
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It's #dailyescape time. Experience #autumn at its most beautiful.. #NewEngland in the 'Fall' #autumncolours… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
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Start of #autumn = start of spring #downunder. Our #dailyescape takes you to Western Australia to experience… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
 
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Today's #dealoftheday takes you to Koh Samui from £499pp inc3 free nights and flight savings with Malaysia Airlines tinyurl.com/z93sukv
 
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What better way to draw our #Australia takeover to a close, than with breathtaking Kimberley?! #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/6c15AEovSg
 
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The weekend's here, so here's a #DailyEscape for you! Today we bring you the beautiful city of Melbourne! #Australia pic.twitter.com/XzsQ3vklup
 
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Got that #FridayFeeling yet? If not, perhaps dreams of sensational #Sydney will help? #Australia #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/d1Z6EGKOyf
 

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The Best Lesser-Known Buildings

The iconic 'Walkie Talkie' skyscraper in London has been named the winner of the annual Carbuncle Cup - meaning that it has been named the UK's worst building. The 37 storey tower has come under much criticism and it was said that it "crashes into London's skyline like an unwelcome party guest". The building has previously melted parked cars and has a three storey roof garden which has also suffered at the hands of critics. With all this negativity and controversy around one of London's most recognisable buildings, we thought we'd reflect the attention to elsewhere with some real gems.

Capital Gate - Abu Dhabi

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One of the most striking sights to emerge from Abu Dhabi's increasingly famous skyline, the Capital Gate houses the 5-star Hyatt hotel after being completed in 2011. The structure draws inspiration from Pisa, with it's evident 18 degree incline towards the west earning it the obvious nickname of "The Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi". This record-breaking building provides you with the chance to indulge in a unique dining experience, offering a Sky Brunch atop the 18 degree climb. This truly is a masterpiece, we're sure you'll be inclined to agree.

John Hancock Tower - Chicago

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The finest way to view the city of Chicago, the John Hancock Tower boasts 360 degree views of Illinois' most famous city. Named after one of the most famous and prominent Patriots of the American Revolution, the building was perceived to be the world's second tallest building at the time of construction, but has ended up as Chicago's fourth and the world's thirty-third tallest. Overlooking Lake Michigan, this is a sightseer's paradise and a great way to get to grips with Chicago on the whole. It's 360 Chicago observatory also boasts Tilt, giving visitors to get a unique downwards view from the top of the building.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York City

Museum of Art

A work of art in itself, this museum houses a remarkable collection of art which has led it to become well renowned globally. Spanning over 2 million square feet, the building boasts a stunning Beaux-Arts facade which has remained unfinished. However, it's striking columns, eye-catching arches and daunting slab pyramids all contribute to the museum's overall beauty. Get lost in the entrancing Medieval Hall as the collection of European artwork commands your attention. You'll find that The Metropolitan Museum of Art towers over the appeal of the nearby skyscrapers.
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