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Bin the myths, bag a bargain: Europe on a coach

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If the idea of a coach trip to your favoured European destination sounds uncomfortable and unappealing, you might want to update your understanding of this mode of travel. Particularly if you suffer from anxiety about airports and flying! Or you fancy a holiday in Europe that’s as easy and stress free as possible. Better still,…

Assurances given over EHIC cards

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Ever since the Brexit vote, one question that British holidaymakers and frequent travellers to Europe have been asking is: What will happen to my EHIC (European Health Insurance Card) if/when we finally leave the EU? Like a lot of Brexit questions, and with negotiations barely started, there are very few clear cut answers at the…

Staying healthy on a European stag weekend

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A stag weekend in Europe is likely to be an unforgettable and hugely fun trip. Remember though, that your short city break can be easily ruined if you don’t remember to keep yourself healthy with these top tips. Stay out of the sun A holiday can be easily ruined if you get sun burnt. The…

The warmest winter European destinations


Going away for the summer can prove to be expensive when you factor in the cost of flights and accommodation during school summer holidays. If you are after a fantastic deal on your travels and want to look ahead at topping up your tan for the festive season, there is no better time like the…

The best beaches in Europe you HAVE to visit

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While it’s true that we are blessed with some spectacular beaches here in the UK, there is most certainly a type of novelty that comes with being in a different part of the world where it may tend to rain that little bit less and you don’t have to put up a wind-breaker as there…

Tips on making your first trip to Europe

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Going anywhere for the first time is exciting, daunting and wonderful all at once, which is why it is so important that you are able to be guided along your journey in order to not only make the most of it but also ensure that you are as prepared as possible for (almost) every eventuality….

5 ways to save for your next trip to Europe

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There are few things that travel cannot fix, from improving your mental and physical wellbeing, to helping you feel relaxed and free of stress. Something that is much harder to address, however, is the mounting cost of travel in an unpredictable economy. If you are struggling to make ends meet, let alone be able to…

Magical Mykonos

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You may already have some idea about what to expect from a holiday to the beautiful island of Mykonos in Greece it being a popular travel destination among the rich and famous. Mykonos is among the most cosmopolitan islands in the Cyclades (also including the likes of Ios, Santorini, and Tinos etc.) and boasts everything…

10 Tantalising Facts About Tallinn

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When it comes to finding an exciting new travel destination, look no further than the fascinating capital city of Tallinn in Estonia. The small country of Estonia has kept itself off the radar when it comes to enticing Brits to go a little further out into Europe on their travel but we are hoping to…

5 Best Last Minute European Destinations

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Planning a long-distance adventure holiday can take a great deal of time, savings and consideration which is ideal if you have a far flung destination you really want to travel to. However, sometimes there is nothing quite like whisking yourself away on a last minute excursion, which is why our close proximity to Europe is…