A foodie’s guide to Europe’s Christmas fare

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There is more to Christmas travel than just winter sports and Christmas markets. One of my favourite things about this time of year is that no matter where you travel, delicious food is inevitably a part of the celebrations. Christmas is a great time of year to experience culture and tradition through your taste buds. If you’re a travel-loving foodie …

KerrynA foodie’s guide to Europe’s Christmas fare

‘Tis the season: Get into the holiday spirit at Europe’s Christmas festivals

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What better way to get yourself into the holiday spirit than at one of Europe’s Christmas festivals? This time of year snow-covered towns host delightful Christmas festivals with sparkling lights, carol singing, market stalls and mulled wine. From delicious food in Padstow to irreverent traditions in Barcelona, here are some charming Christmas festivals you can visit for a memorable festive …

Kerryn‘Tis the season: Get into the holiday spirit at Europe’s Christmas festivals

Through the lens: 20 winter attractions and activities to add to your bucket list

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Put on your warm winter woollies and discover a playground of attractions and activities for some serious winter fun. From visiting ice hotels and Christmas markets, to bobsledding and husky trekking, here is a look through the lens at 20 amazing winter attractions and activities to add to your bucket list. 1. Sweden’s famous Icehotel Sweden’s famous Icehotel is located …

KerrynThrough the lens: 20 winter attractions and activities to add to your bucket list

Hogmanay in Edinburgh

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Scotland is an ideal location to spend Christmas and New Year. The Scots are well known for their extravagant New Year’s Eve celebration, referred to up North as Hogmanay: needless to say it involve lots of dancing and even more whisky! Edinburgh hosts Europe’s largest open-air ice rink, located in Princes Street Gardens. Many shops offer late-night shopping during December …

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Staying together: New Year’s Eve holidays

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Today we bring you the last in our recent series, in which our panel of expert travel bloggers have been looking at the theme of ‘staying together’. After looking at Europe’s Christmas markets a couple of weeks ago we are finishing by looking at the year’s last big celebration, New Year’s Eve. So far we have stuck close to home …

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