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Ticket? Money? Passport? What’s your biggest holiday worry?

Ticket? Money? Passport? What’s your biggest holiday worry?

The end of the year is looming. That means thoughts will soon turn to summer 2018. Is it the same for you? What are your plans so far? New research from The Foreign and Commonwealth Office suggests that 72% of …

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Who cares about dreaming of a white Christmas? You’d be happier with a bright Christmas. Or perhaps you’re pining for a last-minute break before the pre-Christmas mayhem really kicks in. Either way, here’s a selection of your best bets for sun this December. 

Where to go for sun in December

Who cares about dreaming of a white Christmas? You’d be happier with a bright Christmas. Or perhaps you’re pining for a last-minute break before the pre-Christmas mayhem really kicks in. Either way, here’s a selection of your best bets for …

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Has your passport gone missing? Whether you need to travel urgently or otherwise, here’s clear advice on what you need to do next.

What should you do if you lose or damage your passport?

Has your passport gone missing, been stolen or become damaged? Whether you need to travel urgently or otherwise, here’s clear advice on what you need to do next - in line with the latest advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth …

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Here are some quick tips to help make sure your adventure is the trip of a lifetime

27 top tips for taking your gap year travelling

So it’s time to take that gap year! Here are some quick tips to help make sure your adventure is the trip of a lifetime - and then some. 

how to reduce your risk from terrorism

How to reduce your risk from terrorism while on holiday

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office has released guidelines to help British travellers stay safe from - and take action against - the risk of terrorism while on holiday. Here’s a summary of what you should know. 

Where do you go for the best travel advice?

Survey results: Where do you go for the best travel advice?

You know what they say. Knowledge is power. A little research goes a long way when it comes to choosing your next holiday destination. But where’s the best place to go for travel advice? Here’s what our readers told us. 

Getting covered for your holiday is crucial, especially for a trip with sustained physical activity

6 essential dos and don’ts of a cycling holiday

6 essential dos and don’ts of a cycling holiday Has the Tour de France inspired you to pop on your helmet and get pedalling on your next break? Let’s hope so – a cycling holiday is a great way to …

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Get 18 days off in 2017 without using all your holiday allowance

Need a holiday? Get 18 days off in 2017 without using all your holiday allowance.

Once we’ve got Christmas out of the way it’s time to start planning your next holiday move. Or is it? We’ve been looking at the calendar for 2017 and we think you should start planning now, especially if you have …

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The World First Wander: the best in travel blogging

The World First Wander: the best in travel blogging Welcome to another World First Wander, our regular look at the best in travel blogging from around the world. As always it’s compiled by Tristan Rothwell, the man who scours the internet …

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The World First Wander: the best of this week's travel blogs

The World First Wander: the best of this week’s travel blogs

The World First Wander: the best of this week's travel blogs Welcome to another World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s hot in the world of travel blogging and writing. As always it’s compiled by Tristan Rothwell, the man …

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