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6 of the best Christmas markets in Europe

It’s almost Christmas! Nowadays, most towns and cities boast festive markets enticing us to take time out from all that Christmas shopping and indulge in a mulled wine (or three). So why not get your festive break off to a flying start with our pick of the best Christmas markets in Europe?

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The 10 Greatest Cities in the World

Plan your next city break with a little help from your friends at Help Me Park! We've rounded up 10 of the greatest cities in the world to help make your next holiday one to remember. 

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7 Halloween holidays to spook you

Summer is over – but before we start the Christmas countdown, we have Halloween to look forward to! We decided to help you get your spook on with 7 ghoulish getaways you can book from Gatwick Airport right now.

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Where’s hot in October? Top 5 autumn sun destinations

That’s it, summer is officially over! Bitterly cold nights are drawing ever closer. But if you’re looking to escape the dreary autumn weather, blistering winds, and painfully dark mornings, then check out our top five autumn sun destinations you can jet away to, direct from Gatwick Airport this year.

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The best cycling holidays

While we love driving (it’s what we do for a living, after all!) even we can admit cycling is great fun. Not only is it a brilliant way to get fit and enjoy some fresh air, there are some amazing places you can travel to for a cycling holiday. Let’s face it, seeing the world on your bike has got to beat the daily cycle commute to work, right?

Inspired by the Tour of Spain, we’ve rounded up a few of the best cycling holidays out there to inspire you to try a pedal powered holiday for your next break from Gatwick.

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10 Things to do in Amsterdam

If it’s a cheap weekend retreat you’re looking for, then Amsterdam is the place to go. Catch the booking agents on a good day, and you’ll bag yourself a flight and hotel for less than the price of a train ticket from London to Manchester.

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Cheapest Places to Holiday in 2017

The results of the annual Post Office Travel Money survey have been released and it’s not all rising prices and doom and gloom (unlike what you might have read in the press). Believe it or not, in some countries this year it’s even cheaper than ever before!

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Gatwick’s Holiday Hotspots for 2017

One of the many bonuses of living in the South East is the fact we have a major airport, offering a wide variety of international destinations, at our fingertips – Gatwick Airport.

As the UK’s second busiest airport, and the world’s busiest single runway airport, it’s a thriving hub of holiday hotspot getaways, making the big wide world that little bit smaller.

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27 of the Most Ridiculous Holiday Complaints

The saying goes: "You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you can't please all of the people all of the time", and how true it is, especially when it comes to holidays.

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Holiday Hotspots for 2016

With the excesses of Christmas firmly behind us, the new year, for many, means it's time to book our summer holiday.

Where will you travel to this year? A firm favourite or perhaps one of the up-and-coming destinations?

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The Best Places to Celebrate New Year

Celebrate New Year in style - our guide to some of the best places in the world to see in the New Year.

In the blink of an eye this year will be over and it will be time to welcome in another new year. So let’s take a look at some of the best places to celebrate.

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Holidays to Egypt – safe travel advice

Are you one of the many Brits who are debating whether or not to visit Egypt this year?

Famed for its high quality hotels and scorching temperatures, Egypt was once a popular holiday destination for British tourists. However, over the last 18 months, due to civil unrest, the country has fallen out of favour, not just with British tourists, but those from all around the world.

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2015 Holiday Hot Spots Revealed

Now that the festive season and New Year celebrations are over, many of us are looking to book our annual holidays.

So which destinations will we be the most popular for holidays in 2015?

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