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Travel review: The Lake District

Thinking positive and being healthy is the mantra by which many of us have started 2018. And the beautiful setting of Bowness –on-Windermere is just the place to go for that mid January pep up.
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If you are planning  a holiday abroad to beat winter blues make sure you check car hire prices as they can vary by 245 % depending on where you go.

Car hire costs can take a big chunk of holiday savings for bargain loving Brits

One of the best ways to beat the January blues is to book a cheap break away.
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Calm the nerves with a pre-flight pint?

That pre-flight pint at the airport might be a thing of the past

You know the feeling...
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The Travel Show 2018

The Travel and Leisure Show is back for 2018

If you are planning to get away for a fabulous holiday, then you will certainly find inspiration at The Travel and Leisure Show 2018, organised by The Lancashire Post and The Gazette, in association with Blue Air.

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Travel review: Queens Head Hotel, Troutbeck

The Lake District is one of my favourite places to visit in the UK, so when I was offered the chance to stay at the Queens Head Hotel in Troutbeck, near Windermere, for the night, I jumped at the opportunity.
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Tango dancers in Buenos Aires

These 7 holiday destinations should be on your wishlist for 2018

A new year promises fresh horizons, so start planning your travel calendar now, says Sarah Marshall.

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UK tourists will have 14% more travel cash in the Dominican Republic

Cheap sunshine deals available after recovery in Sterling

Holidaymakers booking a new year winter sun trip could grab a bargain due to the strengthening of the pound, according to new research.

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The New Year's eve firework celebrations in central London

Girl power to rock the show at London's New Year's Eve firework display

London's New Year's Eve firework display will feature a soundtrack dominated by female artists to mark the centenary of women being granted the vote.

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Venice, Santorini, Barcelona and Palma are suffering from 'over tourism'

Blue Planet II prompting travellers to explore alternative holidays

TV show Blue Planet II is expected to lead to a spike in demand for sustainable and alternative holidays in 2018, the boss of travel trade organisation Abta has said.

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The shore of the Rhine on the Grossbasel side with a view of the cathedral and the Mittlere Brcke in the background. Copyright Basel Tourismus

Travel review: Basel, Switzerland

It took a while for us to get our heads around it and when we did we thought it was quite cool.
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Lucky cat bento box

Christmas gift reviews

The Japanese are renowned for their simple but beautiful art designs and wonderful exotic foods and drinks.

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80 will  buy you 54 pints of beer in Budapest a new survey on  the best value destinations has revealed

Around the World in £80 or why Budapest is best for beer and Cardiff beats London for a city break

If you are a museum buff than Berlin is the destination for you but beer drinkers should head for Budapest.

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Former travel agent and magician, Paul Willers, has died at the age of 78

Death of well known former travel agent and magician

A well known former travel agent and magician has died at the age of 78.

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The modern Shetland jacket

Gear review: The Originals Collection - Shetland jacket

Fresh in our minds following a brilliant trip to Shetland was the mixed bag of weather we experienced.

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5 second rule

Game review: Staccups and Five Second Rule by University Games

Christmas presents a great opportunity for all the family to get together and play games!

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Norwood Hall Hotel

Travel review: Norwood Hall Hotel, Aberdeen, Scotland

It is always nice to score a first when you visit somewhere new.  And we hit lucky when we found ourselves sitting in Scotland’s latest – a  low hydrogen powered taxi.
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Ancient Roman city of Perge

Travel: Luxury in the ancient land where sun always shines: Antalya, Turkey

The Loggerhead turtle winds her way through azure seas, bobbing her head lazily from the warm, salty, water
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There are lots of pitfalls you can avoid to help save your money if you are thinking of hiring a car for a winter holiday.

Top travel tips for hiring wheels for a getaway winter break

Holidays may be the last thing on your mind as Christmas approaches.

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Judith Charmers in Wish You Were Here

'Retro destinations' tipped for comeback for UK holidaymakers

Tour operator Thomas Cook says "retro destinations" are making a comeback with holidaymakers.

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The Kilchoman Estate with Machir Bay in the distance.

Travel: Lossit Cottage, Islay, Scotland

"On a clear day you can see Northern Ireland from Islay."
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