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Holidaymakers 'set in routine'

  •  10 Dec, 2013
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Holidaymakers are being encouraged to shake things up as a new survey suggests many are stuck in the same routine.

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Blog: The bizarre world of Christmas traditions

Christollen cake

From shoe-throwing to roller-skating, we round up the most weird and wonderful Christmas rituals from around the world.

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Big Apple best for bargain presents

  •  27 Nov, 2013
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A strengthening pound means there are some great bargains to be had across the Atlantic, according to a new survey.

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Top five budget Christmas market breaks

Prague old town square at Christmas

Looking for a Christmas market trip that won’t break the bank? Here are the five cheapest European destinations in 2013.

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Annual holiday a priority for 83% of Brits

Bali beach

A holiday is a priority for 83 per cent of Brits, as new research shows many would rather cut back on other leisure activities, clothes and gadgets instead.

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Triple whammy grounds young people

  •  22 Oct, 2013
Empty pocket

Want-away youngsters are being grounded by a triple whammy of living pressures, increasing tuition fees and high youth unemployment, according to a new survey.

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When to book to bag a cruise bargain

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When it comes to bagging a cruise bargain, it pays to book well in advance or as last-minute as possible. We explain why.

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Six things to consider when buying travel insurance

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Travel insurance is a holiday essential provided you get the right sort of cover. Mhairi Edwards, head of travel at, explains all.

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When can the British Embassy help you out?

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Nearly 50,000 Brits sought help from the Foreign Office last year when they ran into serious problems abroad.

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Travellers with health conditions warned

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Travellers with pre-existing health issues are being urged to keep their insurer informed about their medical status, or risk voiding their cover.

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