Staying together: visit a Christmas market

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Last week Gillian Crawshaw looked at the upcoming spooky festivities of Halloween, today we are jumping just a little ahead and getting ready for Christmas. Though it’s still October the shops are starting to stock mince pies and if you have been to a big department store you might already have seen a Christmas tree or two. If you are …

Guest AuthorStaying together: visit a Christmas market

Winter warmers

In Christmas, Travel Inspiration by Kirsti1 Comment

Temperatures seem to be dropping rather rapidly at the moment with last night bringing a flurry of snow to Hampshire, thick socks and woolly jumpers were definitely the order of the day in my household! I have been looking at HomeAways’ special offers, on the world rentals pages there are some stunning properties in gorgeous locations! I have chosen three …

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Christmas shopping in historic style

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London is one of the world’s great cities and its history goes back thousands of years. During Christmas visitors come from all over the world to do their shopping and the city is a veritable festive showground with brilliantly lit streets festooned with fabulous decorations. If you’re looking to combine luxury, style and something quirkily different, have a wander round …

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10 European New Year’s Eve getaways

In Christmas, Europe, Travel Inspiration by Heather1 Comment

It’s nearly Christmas! For me, though Christmas is important, having a “Happy New Year” is more so. After all the parties, family gatherings and shopping, what better way to kick back and relax than organise yourself a little holiday or city break before you go back to work. New Year’s Eve can be a spectacular evening, and spending it away …

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