Feb 25, 2015

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Eight travel apps to save you cash

Eight travel apps to save you cash

These nifty bits of globetrotting tech will help to save you valuable cash while you’re away. 1. Save on tips Should I tip or shouldn’t I? And, if I do, how much? Tipping is a travel minefield. Two extremes are Japan and the US. Tipping just isn’t part of Japanese culture; it’s considered condescending and altogether too direct. Go Japanese in your average New York bar,...

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Feb 19, 2015

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Nine of the best ski resorts for a weekend break

Nine of the best ski resorts for a weekend break

You don’t have to use up all of your holiday to make the most of the ski season, writes Jessica Bown. You can access many of Europe’s best ski resorts within just a few hours. And, with a bit of careful planning, a short break in the mountains can be just as rewarding as a week away. Here’s our pick of the best resorts for weekend skiing… Best for families: La Clusaz, France...

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Feb 19, 2015

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Strike a pose: Six of the world̵...

Strike a pose: Six of the world’s most stylish cities

The great and the good of the fashion world have descended on the capital...

Feb 19, 2015

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2015 Oscars: Eight unforgettable fil...

2015 Oscars: Eight unforgettable film locations that should be up for a gong

Never mind best picture: what about best location? From Maleficent to the...

Feb 19, 2015

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Secret sands: In search of the world...

Secret sands: In search of the world’s best hidden beaches

Fancy a dip? We find where the locals go in the hottest beach locations...

Feb 17, 2015

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Nine exciting reasons to visit Birmi...

Nine exciting reasons to visit Birmingham

Our recent blog post “Are these the world’s 11 most boring places?” has...

Feb 12, 2015

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Are these the world’s 11 most boring...

Are these the world’s 11 most boring places?

Turns out one traveller’s dull as ditchwater is another’s safe as houses....

Feb 11, 2015

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Nine of the best places to escape fo...

Nine of the best places to escape for last-minute winter sun

Jack Frost has certainly been busy of late, with the UK being treated...

Feb 10, 2015

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Nine realistic ways to travel for fr...

Nine realistic ways to travel for free (well, almost)

Seeing the world without slimming your wallet. It’s the ultimate travel...

Feb 10, 2015

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10 reasons to read your travel insur...

10 reasons to read your travel insurance small print

You’ve spent weeks planning your holiday, weighing up all of the...