Christmas and New Year
Enjoy a magical Christmas in Shakespeare’s England with a host of seasonal activities including the chance to see Father Christmas, festive plays, carol concerts, candlelit tours, craft fairs, Christmas markets, a Royal Shakespeare Company performance of Wendy & Peter Pan and the chance to see the spectacular Shakespeare Birthplace lightshow.
Increasingly, people are looking for alternative ways to spend Christmas Day away from the usual Turkey and stuffing, presents, TV repeats and generally gloomy UK weather.
It is the middle of summer but some people are already booking special Christmas breaks to the Pilgrim Country House Hotel near Ross-on-Wye in rural Herefordshire.
Each year around seven million people will make a New Year's resolution to improve an aspect of their health, with fitness commonly being a top priority.
Nearly half of Brits will spend New Year's Eve away from home this year, with 48% announcing they will be ringing in 2015 elsewhere.
Sydney has long been on the list for travellers across the world as the place to be to bring in the New Year and with good reason.
Celebrate the festive season in the heart of the French Alps with Basecamp’s purse friendly accommodation deals.
There's no need to go stir crazy between Christmas and New Year. Royal Windsor's attractions are open for winter garden walks, a sneak peak at festive Windsor Castle, calorie burning on ice or a gallery's cultural inspiration. And while you're out try a festive pint of local ale or lunch involving something other than turkey and sprouts.
December is a beautiful time to visit San Francisco (just don't expect to see snow on the ground).
Unlike the unfortunate events of the very first Christmas, there is still room at the Michelin-starred Tyddyn Llan ‘Restaurant with Rooms’ near Corwen in North Wales for those who have yet to book a Christmas escape.
Children can take part in the 12 Days of Christmas Trail at the Heritage Motor Centre which starts on the 12 December. Children will need to help Martin the Mechanic collect his tokens by finding the cars he has worked on in the museum in time for Christmas.
Jamaica, the Caribbean's liveliest island, is preparing to count down to 2015 with a night full of celebrations. Those lucky enough to be on the island can enjoy a host of festivities taking place to welcome the New Year in style.
With just weeks to go till the countdown to the New Year, there is still time to book a festive trip away that will please all the family – whatever their age.
Situated in Porthluney Valley, amidst the beautiful Caerhays Estate, The Vean is a 5 Star Gold awarded venue, featuring sumptuous bedrooms, ornate sitting rooms and roaring fires. It is the perfect place to relax and unwind with family and friends this Christmas.
There's always something going on in the Rhine metropolis Dusseldorf: unforgettable events on New Year's Eve, followed by major events in the new year with millions of visitors make the state capital of North Rhine-Westphalia into one of Germany's most attractive event metropolises.
16 to 30 of 836 for Christmas and New Year