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5 Great Destinations Where You Won’t Feel the Cold this Winter

Christmas and the new year are approaching fast, and there’s lots to do with all the planning and preparations. With the weather cooling to sub-zero temperatures, leaving the house increasingly feels like a chore and summer is little more than a distant memory. Before you decide to hibernate and stay home through the winter, remember:…

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Top 10 Halloween Destinations in Europe

The history of Halloween stretches back further than you might expect, with the celebration finding its early roots with the Celtic festival of Samhain. It was, in fact, the Irish that took their traditions to the United States with the waves of immigration in the nineteenth century, popularizing many of the indispensable Halloween activities, such…

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Traffic Lights Across the Globe

Traffic lights and pedestrian crossings are ubiquitous in all of the world’s major towns and cities, and their designs are not something you would ordinarily give a moment’s thought to on your daily commute (unless you happen to be a traffic light designer). Once you travel a bit though, you may open your eyes a…

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The Best Festivals in the UK this Summer

A weekend or two at a festival is now a staple of the summertime for millions across the UK. A whole host of events will spring up across the country this summer, from family oriented events to full on raves. If you still haven’t picked out which you would like to visit, get some inspiration…

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Euro 2016: A Guide to the Fans

European football is littered with stereotypes: the pessimistic British, the well organised Germans, the hot blooded Spanish and many more. These jokes are just the result of rivalry between close neighbours, but some do have a little bit of truth behind them. As the Euro 2016 Tournament kicks off in France, we use our booking…