The Well Travelled Queen

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The Queen is one of the most well-travelled ladies in the world, having visited over 110 countries during her 60-year reign. To mark her Diamond Jubilee, here are some of Queenie's travel destinations, along with a few top tips to make you feel like royalty during your holiday!

Click here to see the BBC's interactive map of every royal visit the Queen has made.

Rome, Italy

The majestic capital of Italy, Rome is home to a wealth of ancient history, including the Colosseum and the stunning Trevi Fountain. The Vatican City lies at its centre, while modern Rome is a haven of architecture and design. It's also the birthplace of some of the world's top fashion designers, making a Rome city break ideal for culture and art lovers, as well as avid window-shoppers!

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