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Travelling to Russia this summer? Make sure you’re on the ball.

If you’re travelling to Russia for the football this summer, there’s some essential advice issued by the government that you should be aware of to make sure you enjoy the fiesta of football without getting caught offside. 

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Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Kaliningrad

A vibrant mix of Russian and German influences makes Kaliningrad one of a kind. Here are five things to do - besides watching football - in this fabulous city this summer. 

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Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Nizhny Novgorod

It might be tricky to pronounce, but don’t let that put you off. Nizhny Novgorod is a fascinating city to explore - so don’t just come here for the football... On the 24th of June, English and Panamanian football fans …

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Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Volgograd

Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Volgograd

Heading to Volgograd for the football? Here are five ways to soak up a little of the local culture in between matches.

Long weekend? Too right! What more inspiration do you need for a spontaneous sojourn to one of Europe’s less-visited cities? 

Take a last-minute European city break this May Bank Holiday

Long weekend? Too right! What more inspiration do you need for a spontaneous sojourn to one of Europe’s less-visited cities? 

Enjoy lunch on Pescherie Vecchie street near the famous italian food markets and shops in the center of old town Bologna.

Ancient cities of Europe that lie off the beaten track

Think of ancient Europe. Admit it. You’re thinking of Athens and Rome, aren’t you? No doubt they’re fabulous cities. But if you want to avoid the tourists, selfie sticks and wild prices, they may not be your best bet. So …

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Living with an allergy isn’t always easy. While others can go through life without having to worry about whether a particular allergen is in their meal or if those are cat hairs on their clothes, some aren’t so lucky. Like anything however you learn to live with it and - with holidays - being prepared is key. Here are six tips for travelling with allergies.

6 tips for travelling with allergies

There are one or two extra things to think about when you go on holiday as an allergy sufferer. Here are six tips to make sure your trip is the happy and relaxing break you have been hoping for. 

This lush planet: a spherical smorgasbord of delicious delights, ready to be sampled by the curious adventurer. Tried the Turkey yet? 

Pamukkale: why Turkey’s perfect pool hangout should be on your bucket list

This lush planet: a spherical smorgasbord of delicious delights, ready to be sampled by the curious adventurer. Tried the Turkey yet? 

Merry Cemetery, Săpânța

5 quirky places to visit in Romania

If you’re on the hunt for a holiday that’s a little different from your run-of-the-mill getaways, then Romania is a fantastic option. It’s a country that bursts with character whether you’re in the city, on the beach or out in …

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Some people believe the name Easter harks back to German pagan traditions celebrating the goddess Eostra. She was revered for bringing spring and fertility on the spring equinox, with rabbits used to symbolise her.

Where does the Easter bunny live? (It’s closer to home than Santa.)

You know where St Nicholas lives. That’s well documented. As for the Easter Bunny? Hmm, that’s a tough one. But we’ve got a hunch - and it’s closer to home than Lapland. Let’s take a look at the evidence...