With the European summer upon us, we can happily bid those long, dark nights of winter and rainy days of spring farewell and once again bask in the warm sunshine. This year, instead of heading to the tropics for a scorching summer holiday, why not explore these great European destinations for your dose of fun […]


European holidays are good for romance, sightseeing and great gastronomic adventures – yet it is also a fun place to go with the whole family. One country to pay particular attention to is Portugal – this rugged, seaside nation is a fun place to relax and do some exploring. There are two routes for family […]

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Why would anyone want to travel in winter? That may be the question in your mind right now, but the fact is that there is so much going on in Europe during the winter months! In spite of the cold and snow in some places, a winter trip to Europe could very give you the […]


Visiting the country of Portugal is akin to opening yourself up to a burst of colors: endless blue skies and waters, warm yellow sunshine, and verdant green forests. No wonder that this country has become a top destination for many travelers from around the world! For those who are pressed for time, you may not […]

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If you’re planning on backpacking around Europe this summer or just fancy a bargain beach break, there are loads of last minute holiday deals in hostels in southern Europe. Budget accommodation specialists HostelBookers have just launched a summer sale, with rooms in top hostels in Europe from only £3 per person per night. There’s even […]