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Apr 3 2014 / Insiders Guide

Insiders’ Guide To… Barcelona

Park Guell in Barcelona, Spain.

Today’s post is by Jessica Galbraith, author of the travel blog The Fly Away American where she shares her adventures living abroad and travels around the world. She spent over a month living in Barcelona, and constantly dreams of being back on her golden sand beaches. Barcelona is one of those cities that stays with you long after you […]

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Apr 1 2014 / Holidays

NEW Isle of Cosmos coming soon to the Balearics

View of Cosmos island

We’re delighted to announce our plans to build an artificial island that will become the 5th inhabited of the Balearics. Due to their short flight times, warm year-round climate and clear waters – the Balearic Islands are a popular choice with families from the UK, and the Isle of Cosmos will be the ultimate family getaway, providing all of […]

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Feb 17 2014 / Ski Holidays

How to get the best winter sports holiday for you

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With the ski season now well underway across Europe, you may be turning your attention to finding a last-minute winter sports holiday. There are some fantastic options out there, but one of the problems – particularly for those new to snow sports – can be the level of choice. France, Austria, Italy, Bulgaria and Switzerland are all vying for […]

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Feb 16 2014 / Guide to Portugal

Our guide to the Algarve’s best beaches

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The Algarve is a fantastic place for a seaside holiday, with this region of Portugal boasting some absolutely stunning beaches. However, as there are so many to choose from, it can be hard to decide exactly where to go. To give you a helping hand, we’ve picked out a few of our favourites.   Praia da Marinha Praia da […]

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Feb 15 2014 / Guide to Goa

Old Goa: discover Goa’s Portuguese heritage

Goa Holidays

Goa is best known for its wonderful sandy beaches, but there’s a surprising amount of culture in this south Indian state. One of the most influential periods in its past was when the Portuguese controlled the region. The Europeans arrived in the 16th century and the following 300 years was a significant period of growth and development for Goa, […]

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Feb 14 2014 / Guide to Greece

The top 3 Greek islands for your next summer getaway

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Greece is the quintessential summer holiday destination and, with over 2,000 islands dotted off its coastline, there are certainly plenty of places to choose from for a break. While that’s great, it can make it difficult to decide where to travel to. So, we’ve picked out our three favourites for summer 2014 to help give you a bit of […]

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Feb 11 2014 / Ski Holidays

Top ski resorts for learners

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When you’re new to skiing or snowboarding, you’re not going to want to jet off to one of the most prestigious resorts, as you won’t be able to take advantage of all the advanced runs available. As this is the main appeal of these kinds of places, it makes sense to save them until you’re at a level where […]

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Feb 10 2014 / Guide to Turkey

A guide to Turkey’s top seaside resorts

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Turkey is a fantastic place to visit if you’re looking for an affordable holiday by the sea, with plenty of outstanding coastal resorts to be discovered. What’s more, many of these also boast fascinating cultural and historical sites, so this is the ideal destination if you’re after a varied break. We’ve come up with some information about a few […]

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Cancun: an ideal choice for adventurous travellers

Cancun Holidays

Mexico’s Cancun is well known as an outstanding resort destination on the country’s gorgeous coast, with plenty of fantastic resorts where you can relax and quite easily do little more than soak up the sun by the pool or on the beach. However, there are so many amazing and adventurous things to do in Cancun it would be a […]

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Fuerteventura: a great destination for families

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If you’re looking for the ultimate family holiday this summer, you can’t go wrong with Fuerteventura. This Canary Island is ideal for parents jetting off with children as there’s so much to see and do here, not to mention a wealth of family-friendly accommodation. Fuerteventura is also fantastic if you’re on a budget, because one of its biggest attractions […]

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