Blogger of the Month: December

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December's winners for Blogger of the Month

Another month has passed by, so it's time to see which blogs made the list for Blogger of the Month!

Last month offered round up's of the year's best travel highlights and travel-inspired Christmas posts, to name just a couple - here are December's top travel blogs. Continue reading Blogger of the Month: December

Hotel of the Week: Esh Hotel

Esh Hotel Rome

Esh Hotel, Rome

The Esh Hotel, located in a quiet area just a short walk from Vatican City, is ideally situated within walking distance of the best attractions, museums and restaurants that are waiting to be explored.

A modern property, it boasts an elegant style and a relaxed atmosphere that is ideal for a laid-back city break Continue reading Hotel of the Week: Esh Hotel

easyJet launches new routes for 2013

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Dreaming of your 2013 break?

easyJet have announced five new routes from London that will be available from 2013.

Holidaymakers will now be able to fly to even more fantastic destinations, including Sharm el Sheikh and Marrakech, to inspire you. Continue reading easyJet launches new routes for 2013

Prague city break deal

Prague city

The stunning city of Prague

Fancy seeing the sights on an exciting city break to Prague? Then check out this amazing deal available now with easyJet Holidays.

From just £139pp, you could be jetting off on a city break for a two or three night stay in the fantastic 987 Prague Hotel. Continue reading Prague city break deal

Berlin Guide for Families, by Expat Mummy in Berlin

Berlin Spree at Monbijou

Monbijou Park is a great spot for families

Back with her top tips for Germany’s capital of cool, blogger Melanie Haynes gives us the lowdown on how to do a city break to Berlin with kids.

Most people associate Berlin with cool, hip city breaks but it is also a great place to enjoy with children, from the plethora of kindercafes (child friendly cafes with toys and play areas) and wonderful playgrounds to lots of child friendly tourist

Continue reading Berlin Guide for Families, by Expat Mummy in Berlin

Seven reasons to visit Belgium

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One of the stunning sights to be found in Belgium

Belgium – It’s that little country you drive through on your way from Amsterdam to Paris. It’s kind of grey and boring but they have good beer and chocolate.

You might be forgiven for thinking there isn't much to do here, beyond have a beer in Grand Place or visit the Atomium. At least, that’s what I thought before I moved here seven years ago... Continue reading Seven reasons to visit Belgium

My life in Polaroids: A visual travel diary

My life in polaroids

The image that started the project. Source: Sivan Askayo

"There are a lot of great moments and memories I managed to capture, which makes the image a good one...when I take a really good picture that tells a story, it can really make my day!"

Started in the summer of 2010, travel photographer Sivan Askayo began 'My Life in Polaroids' as a way of keeping a visual diary Continue reading My life in Polaroids: A visual travel diary

Brangelina visit Luxor

Spot them amongst the crowd: Angelina and Brad in Egypt

Spot them amongst the crowd: Angelina and Brad in Egypt

Travellers looking to visit Egypt this year will be in good company, as the nation has just received a visit from an A list couple.

The Egypt Tourism Authority recently revealed that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie just returned from a trip to Egypt, in preparation for her upcoming role as Cleopatra. Beginning their trip in Aswan, the couple journeyed by private jet to the Aswan Cataract Hotel, where they stayed for the duration of their trip.

Jolie was reported as saying "I'm converted completely on Egypt, this would be my hideaway place. Continue reading Brangelina visit Luxor

Morocco: The best budget holiday ever

Marrakech, Morocco

The bustling markets of Marrakech

In the past few years it has become an increasingly popular city break for us Brits, a holiday to Morocco represents affordable luxury, filled with exotic sights, sounds, smells and of course culture.

On the North African coast within a kissing distance of Andalucía in Spain, the country is wonderfully diverse, with beautiful Mediterranean beaches, labyrinthine souks, desert dunes and biblical cities virtually untouched by modernity.

Continue reading Morocco: The best budget holiday ever