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Hotel prices drop to lowest in four years

Hotel prices drop to lowest in four years

This month, hotel prices in key European cities have fallen to their lowest in the past four years, according to the trivago Hotel Price Index (tHPI).

Foodie Fez, Morocco - Unique cookery city break destination

Foodie Fez, Morocco - Unique cookery city break destination

Fez is a dream destination for food lovers and a visit to Africa's largest medina found in Fez will arouse the taste buds like nowhere else.

San Francisco on Christmas Day

San Francisco on Christmas Day

December is a beautiful time to visit San Francisco (just don't expect to see snow on the ground).

Get the New Year off to a swinging start in Dusseldorf

Get the New Year off to a swinging start in Dusseldorf

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.

Lisbon's top tastiest pit-stops in town

Lisbon's top tastiest pit-stops in town

From traditional Portuguese dishes to modern creations, the Portuguese capital is home to an array of eateries with a difference, and can surprise even the most well travelled of foodies.

Top 10 Aarhus festivals

Top 10 Aarhus festivals

Vibrant and forward-thinking, Aarhus makes a great short-break anytime thanks to its winning combination of eye-catching architecture, fascinating museums and galleries, historical attractions, Viking heritage, excellent shopping, great Danish cuisine and close proximity to fine, sandy beaches and lush forests.

Travelling inspiration for 2015

Travelling inspiration for 2015

Now that the winter blues have started to dig their claws in, are you dreaming of a holiday to take you away from the drudgery of your daily life? Are you stuck on which destination to pick?

Holiday ‘frienvy’ strikes

Over two thirds of Brits experience holiday envy, with 66% admitting the green eyed monster makes an appearance when friends reveal their holiday plans. Sadly, for a quarter of would-be holidaymakers, at least two of their friends have already visited their coveted dream destination.

Quirky tours, trendy restaurants and colourful exhibitions land in Lisbon

Quirky tours, trendy restaurants and colourful exhibitions land in Lisbon

Despite being one of Europe’s most ancient and historic capitals, Lisbon is constantly evolving to meet the demands of the modern traveller, adding a host of new attractions, tours and exhibitions to its already impressive repertoire.

Your time starts... now! Exploring Barcelona in 48 hours

Your time starts... now! Exploring Barcelona in 48 hours

The second largest city in Spain and the capital city of Catalonia, Barcelona is an important cultural hub, not just a major tourist destination. In fact, it is currently the third-most-visited city in Europe, attracting millions of tourists every year, from all parts of the world.

City breaks for singles this Christmas

City breaks for singles this Christmas

For a Christmas getaway with a difference, leading singles specialist, Friendship Travel, is featuring breaks in Marrakech and Barcelona, where solo travellers can enjoy a sociable city festive break in the company of other single guests.

A tale of two festivals in the UK’s next City of Culture

A tale of two festivals in the UK’s next City of Culture

Heard the one about the city with two cultural festivals running at the same time?

Top ten affordable dining suggestions for Adelaide

Top ten affordable dining suggestions for Adelaide

With a growing reputation for fabulous food and celebrated chefs, dining out in Adelaide needn't be an exclusive or expensive affair.

Salisbury among world’s best cities in 2015

Salisbury among world’s best cities in 2015

VisitWiltshire has revealed Salisbury is one of the top cities in the world for travellers in 2015 according to Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015.

Colombo's top ten

Colombo's top ten

How much do you really know about Sri Lanka's capital city Colombo? Since 2009 – the culmination of the island's long-running civil war – Colombo has come on leaps and bounds.