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Volcano trekking in Sicily Get up close to `live' and dormant volcanoes on a thrilling walking holiday in Sicily and the Aeolian Islands. Enjoy seven exhilarating walks including night hikes to see Stromboli, and scenic treks to Mount Etna and the summit of the `Matterhorn of Sicily', all accompanied by qualified specialist local guides. See page 37. Jazz on the Yonne Experience a new style of holiday in France, which combines a seven-night hotel stay with scenic day-cruises aboard an intimate barge along the River Yonne and Nivernais Canal. During your cruise you'll be accompanied by top jazz quartet, the JB Jazz and Blues Band, led by John Beckingham. Plus, you can enjoy two talks on jazz at the hotel. See page 25. The wildlife of St Lucia Get a real insight into the incredible natural wonders of St Lucia, which is home to a fascinating array of exotic birds, marine mammals, whales, dolphins and colourful flora. See parrots on the Des Cartier Rainforest Trail, venture out on the ocean for whale and dolphin watching and take an open-air gondola into the rainforest. See page 65. Liverpool's art collections Lucian Freud, David Hockney, Gilbert and George, Antony Gormley, Degas and Rembrandt... these are just some of the artists who have their work displayed in Liverpool's celebrated art galleries. Explore the Liverpool Tate Gallery, Lade Lever Art Gallery, Walker Art Gallery, Chester Cathedral and Crosby Beach to see Gormley's `Another Place'. See page 48. Being involved in music as a hands-on professional interest is one thing. Sharing one's experiences with others who love music is equally important and fulfilling." Brian Newbould, Expert Music host Main image: Enjoy live performances 5