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Looking for destination inspiration? We've assembled the best UK travel bloggers to help. If you're thinking of going, these travel bloggers have been there and are bursting with thoughtful advice backed by real-life experiences

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Stuart

6th December 2021 by Stuart

Recent winners update

We get to hear about lots of winners through our Travel Competitions UK Facebook group and we thought it might be inspiring to include occasional updates about recent successes and people enjoying their prizes. We can't give too many details for privacy reasons, but you'll see posts and more details for all the following wins and prizes in the group itself.We'd really love to hear from you if you win anything from entering one of the comps we've featured in our emails.Congratulations to all the...

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6th December 2021 by Jason Billam

Wandering the World's Largest Cemetery in NAJAF, IRAQ 🇮🇶 ٱلنَّجَف‎

I visit the world's largest cemetery in Najaf ٱلنَّجَف, Iraq, where over 6 million bodies are buried. In this vlog I also cover Al-Ukhaidir Fortress and the Great Ziggurat of Ur, as well as the Holy Shrine of Imam Ali (the cousin of the Prophet Muhammad)....

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6th December 2021 by Inside the Travel Lab

What is Somerset famous for? You may be surprised…

Living in the UK, I'm always surprised at how so many place can slip beneath the radar. Somerset is definitely one of those places. I mean, at first glance it seems firmly on the radar, bleeping lights, soaring alarms, important looking people scurrying around in naval uniforms on the radar, the works. Because of the city of Bath and all its UNESCO World Heritage Site glory. But after that, the radar falls silent. Once people have taken in the Royal Crescent, Circus, the Roman Baths and all the...

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6th December 2021 by Two Monkey's Travel

7 best things to do in Tavira, Portugal

One of the prettiest towns in the Algarve, Tavira is blessed with beautiful beaches. This small city in Portugal is also popular for its island, such as the Tavira island, which is a long sandy beach. If you’re not a fan of beaches, then you can visit the city’s castle which has magnificent city views that will leave you in awe. With Tavira’s nice weather and awesome tourist destinations, you will surely have a holiday vacation trip to remember!...

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6th December 2021 by Two Monkey's Travel

7 best things to do in West Palm Beach, USA and where to stay

One of South Florida’s cities, West Palm Beach is the favorite getaway destination of travelers all around the world. Its Downtown’s Clematis Street is the perfect place for people who love shopping and eating. And if you’re a party-goer, you can also find a lot of clubs and bars here. However, aside from the downtown, there are also other places to visit and things to do in West Palm Beach, check them below!...

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6th December 2021 by Emily Luxton

Seville in Winter: Everything you need to know

Wondering what it’s like to visit Seville in winter? Chilly but still warmer than the UK, with the appeal of off-season quietness and winter sale bargains… this time of year is ideal for a city break in southern Spain! After my recent winter city break in the Andalusian capital, I’m pretty well convinced that the off-season of November through February is the best time to go. If nothing else, because the colder weather is ideal if you want to spend all your time drinking wine and eating...

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6th December 2021 by TravelDave

A look around Palma de Mallorca, Spain 2021 #Traverse21

This video is a little look around the city of Palma de Mallorca, Spain which is part of the Balearic Islands. Was in Palma to attend the digital content conference called Traverse 2021. Chucked together some video footage I had on my phone. Places I visited: - Palma City Sightseeing Bus - Vins Nadal Winery - Es Baluard Museum d'Art Contemporani de Palma - Catedral-Basílica de Santa María de Mallorca - Moltabarra bar de tapas...

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6th December 2021 by Jason Billam

I visited the Holy Shrines of KARBALA, IRAQ كَرْبَلَاء‎

I visited Iraq's holy city of Karbala, venturing inside the mesmerising shrines of Ibn Al-Abbas and Imam Hussein - one of the most important places in the world for Shia Muslims (for events such as Ashura and Arbaʽeen). I also spend some time exploring the vibrant souks surrounding the shrines....

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29th November 2021 by While I'm Young

TUI BLUE Atlantica Nissaki Beach Hotel Review

This is my review of Atlantica Nissaki Beach, a secluded adults-only TUI hotel in Corfu, Greece. Tom and I stayed there for seven nights on an all-inclusive basis for his 30th birthday and we were thoroughly impressed, which in itself is impressive because we certainly had high expectations for our first holiday abroad since late 2019....

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29th November 2021 by Inside the Travel Lab

The Famous Landmarks in Greece You Need to Know

What are the most famous landmarks in Greece? Ethereally, I'd suggest the sky and the sea of that deep, deep blue. But today, we're talking about the more classical and traditional famous Greek landmarks. The UNESCO World Heritage Sites and the places you'd want to be sure about if you were back in school sitting a geography exam....

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29th November 2021 by Two Monkey's Travel

Weekend in Seville, Spain: How to spend 3 days in Seville

Seville is the capital of southern Spain’s Andalusia region. It is the home of the famous flamenco dance. It’s famous for its traditions, culture and artistic heritage. Take a glimpse and learn about their culture by experiencing Seville’s awesome traditions.​ With Seville’s rich history and architectural buildings, it surely has a lot to offer to all the tourists visiting this beautiful city. If you’re staying in this place for only 3 days, then it’s not a problem. Three days is...

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29th November 2021 by Two Monkey's Travel

10 best things to do in Zadar, Croatia

Popularly known for its Roman and Venetian ruins, Zadar is a really beautiful city in Croatia that deserves to be visited both for its sea, which is really top, and for its monuments. You will find several Venetian gates in its city walls. Visit the Roman Forum to experience the greatest history of Zadar and see most of the century-old buildings. Read more below as we listed down some of the places you can visit and things to do in Zadar....