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Credit crunch ”sends holidaymakers to UK coast”

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As households keep an eye on their spending in the wake of the current economic uncertainty and schools finish for the summer, more families than ever are expected to take a trip to the Great British seaside.That is according to research from financial group LV=, which suggested that Britain”s beach-side resorts will enjoy record amounts of visitors over the [...] Continue Reading…

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Credit crunch ”sends holidaymakers to UK coast”

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As households keep an eye on their spending in the wake of the current economic uncertainty and schools finish for the summer, more families than ever are expected to take a trip to the Great British seaside.That is according to research from financial group LV=, which suggested that Britain”s beach-side resorts will enjoy record amounts of visitors over the [...] Continue Reading…

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Credit crunch affecting 19% of holidays

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One in five Britons have said that the credit crunch is having an adverse effect on their holiday plans, according to a new poll by Travel Weekly. The magazine found that 19 per cent of people surveyed in July admitted that the current economic climate would lead to them cutting back on their holidays, up from seven per cent [...] Continue Reading…

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Buckingham Palace to open to public

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Buckingham Palace is set to open to the public on July 29th. Visitors to London will be able to see the official residence of the British monarch until September 29th. The palace has served as the official London residence of Britain”s sovereigns since 1837. It evolved from a town house that was owned from the beginning of the eighteenth [...] Continue Reading…

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Transform Your Dream Holiday into Reality…

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It’s FAMILY TIME!

We’ve gotten some fantastic Perfect Holiday contest entries so far—do keep ‘em coming!

And, after further perusing your travel whims and fantasies, I’ve discovered that many of you dream not simply about secluded, romantic getaways as discussed in a previous blog: you want to get your entire families on board. What a task…

I know it seems [...] Continue Reading…

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Dublin’s attractions offer best value for money

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Dublin’s top family attractions are the least expensive in the world, according to a new survey by The Sunday Telegraph.

The newspaper examined prices charged by nine of the most popular tourist attractions in major cities around the world as well as the cost of an open-top bus ride.

In Dublin, a family of four would pay only €226 (£180) if [...] Continue Reading…

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Singapore Mid-Autumn festival

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From August 31st to September 30th, visitors to Singapore are in for some beautiful evenings as the streets of Chinatown light up for the Mid-Autumn Festival.

The festival is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the eighth lunar month among Chinese communities worldwide.

It is a time of gathering and reunion for families and friends, many of whom come together to [...] Continue Reading…

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AITO: Ferry journey part of holiday

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Ferry journeys are increasingly becoming part of a holiday rather than being seen simply as a mode of transportation, the chairman of the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO) has said.

Derek Moore said that “travellers, particularly families, see it as part of the holiday as opposed to just a method of transport getting them to their destination”.

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West End shows should ”definitely” be on tourists” schedule

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Visitors to London should make sure that West End shows are “definitely … on the schedule”, one industry expert has said.

Ian Rumgay, European communications manager at TripAdvisor, said that BBC musical shows have “popularised [the West End] right across the board and particularly for the younger audience”.

However, he added that the appeal of the shows attracts visitors regardless of [...] Continue Reading…

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Socotra Archipelago: An unknown land

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UNESCO has listed Socotra Archipelago in Yemen as a World Heritage Site, giving Yemen the largest number of cultural and natural heritage sites in Arabia. The remote and isolated Socotra Archipelago consists of four islands and two rocky islets near the Gulf of Aden. Although it appeared in the Travels of Marco Polo, few people today visit or [...] Continue Reading…

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