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Getting Holidays Back On Track: How Trains Can Beat Planes If You're Heading To Europe This Summer

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The Mail on Sunday's Neil Simpson looks at some of the best ideas for a safety-first rail journey from London to top European cities like Paris and ... read more

The Best Wildlife Conservation Holidays, From Portugal To Mozambique

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The Daily Mail's Kate Johnson rounds up the best volunteering holidays across the globe, from protecting humpback whales in Mozambique to tracking mighty silverback gorillas in ... read more

Searches For Holidays In Spain And Greece Increase More Than 50 Per Cent Says TravelSupermarket

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TravelSupermarket says there have been 40 per cent more price searches for July, August and September holidays in the last two weeks of May compared with previous ... read more

Travel Bubbles? Air Bridges? What DOES It Mean For Summer Holidays? Here Are The Answers You Need

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There has been a lot of talk this week about 'air bridges' and how they might offer holidaymakers a chance to enjoy a couple of weeks away. Tom Chesshyre reveals how they might ... read more

Holidays Where You Get Back To Nature And Relax To Be Post-pandemic Trend, According To Tripadvisor

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Tripadvisor found a rise in searches in Europe for cottages and castles and that travellers are 218 per cent more likely to want to take a trip where they can relax compared to before the ... read more

Grant Shapps Will FINALLY Unveil 'safe' Countries For Holidays TODAY

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France, Italy, Spain, Germany and New Zealand will be among around 60 destinations back on the agenda from July 10, the Transport Secretary ... read more

UK Is Desperate For Cornish Caravan Holidays And Cottages With Hot Tubs, According To Google Trends

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Google released data showing the top five trending holiday search phrases in the UK. Other popular searches include 'holiday homes with pools' and 'holiday cottages by the ... read more

Christmas Music

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With wife playing Christmas music this morning (as soon as is socially acceptable), it put me in the mood for this: Christian melodic death metal. Something for Mr. Hap... read more

Father's Day (2013)

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I'm just writing this post to get something new on the blog. :) We drove up to be with my wife's side of the family today for Father's Day. An extra special treat upon returning home was to discover that our 8-year-old, Elizabeth, had decided to trim her hair — to give herself bangs — on the drive home. (Similar to her... read more

Happy New Year

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!- New Year Countdown Singapore, New Year Celebrations Kick Off Worldwide. ... read more

Mr. Happy's 18th Annual Unusual Christmas Music Podcast

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Seasons Greetings, You can tune in via your favorite mp3 player to the show: radio showWhat can you expect to hear? About 500 songs (over 24 hours of non-repeat music!) that fall into one or more of the following categories: musicians I like that happened to make... read more

Happy Halloween

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Christmas 2008

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It took five months, but here it is: Christmas 2008... read more

April Fools Day Hoaxes

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Top 10 April Fools hoaxes SPAGHETTI HARVEST - Bogus item on 1957 BBC news show Panorama. Viewers seeking advice on growing their own were told to put spaghetti sprig in tin of tomato sauce. SAN SERRIFFE - Guardian newspaper published seven-page supplement celebrating the Indian Ocean republic. Its two main islands were Upper ... read more

Cinco De Mayo

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Our First Outside Christmas Lights, Ever

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!That's it. No story. Here's the link: Our first outside Christmas lights ... read more

Happy Groundhog's Day

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The Digital Story Of The Nativity

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