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Backpacking for a week in Italy on a very tight budget

Have you always wanted to visit sunny Italy but you have sadly being put off by the staggering prices that characterise the Italian main cities during most of the year? Say no more, because below you will find how to travel to the country with the most charming accent in the world for around £350 […]

A Weekend in Copenhagen

Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark and sits very close to the Swedish border, which is accessible by road and rail via the Øresund Bridge. Most people from the UK will fly direct to Copenhagen. From Birmingham the flight is around 1 hour 45 minutes, and then a train to the city centre is […]

Chalet of the Month – Chalet Dolomites

Located in La Plagne Montchavin Chalet Dolomites is a traditional Alpine chalet. The chalet sleeps 8 -11 people in 4 bedrooms and has its own hot-tub with a great view of the piste – great after a full day on the slopes. Dolomites could not have a better location, it is perfectly located at the […]

Special Honeymoon Destinations

To get married is a one in a lifetime occasion, therefore, why not make it special with an special honeymoon? There are some great hotels around the world that can make your journey unforgettable and make you feel like king and queen for a few nights, surrounded by some spectacular landscapes, but also offering you […]

What facilities are most important to holidaying silver surfers?

The popular stereotype would have you believe that younger people are all heading off to foreign climes in search of fun and adventure while the older generation are content to stay at home. In reality, the facts and figures don’t support this preconception. More than a third of holidays are taken by over 50s and […]

Thomas Cook Streamlining

Troubled holiday travel agent Thomas Cook has found its shares have surged 14% after it announced details of its turnaround strategy. Thomas Cook are hoping to save £350m by 2015, mainly through cutting store numbers and focusing more on internet sales. The travel group have said they would cut 2,500 jobs in the UK and […]

The Perth-ect Holiday Destination

My all-time favourite destination on the planet is noted for being the sunniest capital in the world. With its enticing beaches, lively nightlife, markets, culture, beautiful parks and a very welcoming atmosphere, Perth, Western Australia is the ideal holiday destination. With an average of eight hours of blazing sunshine a day, you wouldn’t be surprised […]

Let Channel 4 TV help you curb excessive Holiday Spending

Channel 4’s SuperScrimpers is back. Do you enjoy spending money on holidays even when you don’t have it? We all love a good holiday or weekend break, but for some of us Brits it’s bit of an obsession, scanning travel websites for holiday deals and being drawn into travel agents every week on lunch breaks. […]

A Guide to Winter Cruise Deals

Most people do not think about cruise holidays during the fall or winter. But, in fact, that is the best time to start searching for winter cruise deals. Book Early or Book Late When considering a cruise holiday, there are two options for the best deals out there; either book months in advance or at […]

Golf Holidays in The Algarve

Golf enthusiasts scour all the best locations around the world for golf courses, and as a result, many wonderful hotels and golf resorts cater for this group of perpetually travelling golfers. One of the main places for golf holidays and golf breaks is Portugal, and more specifically the Algarve. While many will think of the […]