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News & Advice, Travel - The Independent: "And if that's not enough to inspire your fantasy holiday, check out the Almond Casuarina in Barbados (0870 907 9600;, which promises to keep the kids busy all day long with everything from snorkelling to kayaking. A beachside location, three family pools and acres of tropical gardens will make this just what the doctor ordered for pasty Brits suffering from the summer blues."

"BARBADOS—£459, seven nights room-only at the 3-star Butterfly Beach Hotel, departures from Gatwick September 1 to 30. Call BA Holidays on 0844 493 0758."

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