Destination Finder

Need a little inspiration on where to go on your next holiday? We relive our best trips as a team, compare the best Christmas markets and the best family holiday of the century.


Cheap destinations for your holiday – and the most expensive!

  • 29 Nov, 2015
  • Alice Fowler
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Cheap blogs

Holidays! Stunning destinations, a warm pool, hotel staff waiting on your every desire… That’s the dream, but realistically your wallet is groaning at the thought of it. It doesn’t have to be that way – there may be many locations that jump to mind when you think of certain types of holiday, but whether it’s a long weekend with the lads, a romantic getaway with your significant other or a city break, there are plenty of options that won’t leave you too out of pocket.

We’ve looked at costs in locations around the world to bring you some awesome suggestions to save you money for your next holiday – no matter what you want to be doing! Read More


Best family ski resorts with short transfers

  • 28 Nov, 2015
  • Will Davies
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Family ski down slope

Great ski schools and fun activities can be the makings of a fabulous family skiing holiday. But the airport transfer also counts; you’ve driven to the airport, gotten parked and finally got everyone on the plane… The last thing you need is a lengthy journey to the resort once you’ve landed.

We’ve asked the ski experts at SNO.co.uk for their five favourite family ski resorts – that don’t take hours to get to!

Ridding your trip of “are-we-nearly-there-yets” and with all the necessities to make a week on the slopes amazing for all ages, these are the pick of the crop in the big ski nations.

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The best Christmas Markets you should visit this year!

  • 27 Nov, 2015
  • Alice Fowler
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Christmas Markets

Are we allowed to mention the C-word yet? It’s almost December, so we’re going for it! Today we are talking about Christmas markets! There’s music playing, you can smell the mulled wine and the sweet treats, you’re wrapped up nice and warm… nothing beats the atmosphere of a proper Christmas market so we’ve brought you our list of the best ones! If you’re thinking about popping over to the continent to do some Christmas shopping, here are our favourite markets:

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A guide to Amsterdam and just beyond

  • 25 Nov, 2015
  • Will Davies
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Canal houses in Amsterdam

The capital city of the Netherlands has become a thriving tourist hotspot and attracts tourists from all corners of the globe, around 5 million each year in fact! It’s hard to name a capital city in Europe that can compete with Amsterdam’s diversity; in just 20 minutes you can walk from Europe’s epicentre of ‘Naughtiness’, The Red Light District, to Vondelpark and find yourself in 120 acres of beautiful vegetation, winding paths and large ponds. In this short guide of the city we look at where to stay, things to do and the best times of year to visit. Enjoy!

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The Ultimate Whistle-Stop Guide to Japan: Where, What, and Why!

  • 23 Nov, 2015
  • Alice Fowler
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Japan

So you wanna go to Japan? It’s an incredible country, rich in culture with some beautiful towns, cities and scenery. Having spent a year living there, I thought I’d put together this whistle-stop list of areas you should consider going to!

A few things before I begin, if you are flying from Europe do be prepared for the long flight.  If you fly direct you are looking at around 12 hours, and if you make a stop your total travelling time can be anywhere from 18-24 hours! These top tips on how to survive long haul flights may help you cope with the journey.

Secondly, the time of year you choose to go is also important. Here’s a quick summary of what to expect!

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