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How to live like a local in France

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One of my favourite things about travel is being able to immerse yourself in another country’s customs and culture. As much as I love seeing the popular sights (along with every other tourist), I find I enjoy my travels far more if I venture beyond the main attractions and experience life like a local. I don’t know about you, but …

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6 of Becky’s once in a lifetime destinations

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HomeAway.co.uk have a fabulous microsite open at the moment that can map all your future holiday plans! All you have to do is upload your age and a photo and pop in your birthdate to make a virtual passport. Then you check off what kind of holiday you fancy e.g. romantic/beach/active. The site then generates a list of places for …

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Staying together: European capital city breaks

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Last week we launched our new series here on the HomeAway blog, ‘Staying together’, where we look at holidays spent with your nearest and dearest. We began with Becky Goddard-Hill looking at cottage holidays right here in the UK. Whilst autumn might be a bit rainy, it’s still a good time to holiday close to home. This week however, Rebecca Winke …

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Fabulous and free: Europe’s budget-friendly attractions for families

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Traveling in Europe as a family can get expensive, especially when you add up all the admission fees you pay to see popular attractions. Thankfully, there are some superb European attractions that are free for kids. Here is a selection of just a few of my favourite European attractions where kids aren’t charged any admission fee:

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Shop ‘til you drop on the streets of Europe

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Warning: If you are a recovering shopaholic, you should stop reading now. Reading this article may lead to a relapse. From the bric-a-brac of Camden market to the ostentatious Haute Couture of Paris, the streets of Europe are a shopper’s paradise. Whether you’re attracted by the glitz and glamour of fashion houses like Armani, Versace and Dolce & Gabbana, or …

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