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From Stockholm to Helsinki: Accessible Nordic City Breaks

The Nordic countries of Sweden, Finland and Denmark are famous not just for their beautiful architecture and rich history, but for their progressive thinking and egalitarian attitude too. So it ..
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Looking to Be an HGV Driver? This Is What You Can Expect

In haulage, jobs are not exactly thin on the ground; in the UK, it’s estimated that there is a current shortage of around 60,000 HGV drivers, and this could be as high as 150,000 by 2020. Those .
(May 19, 2017)
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Is Your Haulage Business Doing Well? Find Out With These ..

When you look around you at work you can see that everyone from drivers to managers are working hard, but the question for on-going success is… are they working efficiently? Most haulage ..
(May 19, 2017)
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How Taste Works: A Chocolaty Guide

Why do some people love the bitterness of a dark bar and others crave the sweetness of marzipan? I explore how taste works and the subtle difference is between taste and flavour. Tasty or ..
(May 18, 2017)
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Keeping Up With The Millennials: Appealing to the 15-35 Market

Today’s 15 to 35 year olds, often referred to en masse as ‘millennials’, are a huge market with the spending power to match. By 2020, 75% of the working population will be from the ..
(May 18, 2017)
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A Beginner’s Guide to Gourmet Chocolate

People who are passionate about gourmet chocolate have known for a long time that they contain as much variety and flavour complexity as can be found in good wines and quality coffee. Now the general .
(May 18, 2017)
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Designer Labels & Reserved Tables on a Luxury Trip to Milan

Milan is the undisputable home of fashion, style, chic boutiques, fabulous food and beautiful people. A visit to Italy’s second biggest city can be filled with any luxury you desire. Start your .
(May 17, 2017)
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Prepare for a Summer Surfing Safari!

So you’re preparing to make a summer surfing trip? Then you’re also preparing for the trip of a lifetime! Nothing is fresher than the spray of the sea in your face, the waves at your ..
(May 17, 2017)
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How to Survive a Summer Camping Trip With Teens

Ah, the summer holidays – that glorious season of sun, relaxation, and… teenagers with too much free time on their hands, and far too much to get choosy about. We’ve all been ..
(May 17, 2017)
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Surviving the Beach with Small Children

On a beach holiday, a day on the sand with the kids should be as simple as it sounds. However, as so many parents know all too well, it’s often not. Juggling sun cream applications, sandy ..
(May 16, 2017)
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How to Make Your Clubbing Holiday a Success

When booking a clubbing holiday with the boys, there are loads of important things you need to remember to do: pack your sunglasses, look up the DJ listings for each club, source the nearest beach ..
(May 16, 2017)
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Best Beaches for Children in Europe

It’s often hard to find a beach holiday in Europe which gives you a chance to relax and unwind, but also offers enough facilities and entertainment for your kids. Here we’ve sourced 4 ..
(May 16, 2017)
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The Endangered Bald Ibis of Souss-Massa National Park

For nature lovers, Morocco holidays that focus on the country's avian species will invariably pay special attention to the endangered Bald Ibis. There are four known breeding colonies of the species ..
(May 03, 2017)
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The Abundant Birdlife of Skala Kallonis

The beautiful Greek island of Lesbos (aka Lesvos) is alive with the sights, sounds and vivacity of myriad migrant and resident birds. The island is renowned as one of the best places in Europe for ..
(May 03, 2017)
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Best Birding Sites in Lesbos

As the third largest of the Greek islands, Lesbos (also called Lesvos) is popular for a number of things: olive oil, sardines, wildflowers and its fascinating mythology. But its greatest renown comes .
(May 03, 2017)
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Take to the Open Road with the World’s Most Awesome ..

All our guests at Summit and Blue have one thing in common: a love of adventure and the open air. That’s what drives them to search out the ultimate activity holiday destinations, from the USA ..
(May 01, 2017)
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Check Out the Monster Waves of Portugal’s Nazaré on Your ..

For keen surfers enjoying an activity holiday with Summit and Blue in Peniche – on Portugal’s Silver Coast – there’s a great treat just up the shoreline in the form of the ..
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Underwater Wrecks: The Most Dramatic Sites for Diving

From the waters of the Caribbean to the historic shipping routes of the Mediterranean, the underwater world around some of our favourite activity holiday hot spots hold many secrets – some of ..
(May 01, 2017)
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Exploring the Wonderful Western Coast of Sicily

I've been helping clients plan Sicily holidays for more than three decades and, in my opinion, the western part of the island is one of the most fascinating and authentic destinations in all of ..
(April 29, 2017)
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Culture Vultures: Flock to Paphos, Cyprus!

It doesn’t take much to slip back in time in this town: history and culture seem to ooze from the very stone walls around you. Meander through the charming Old Town and enjoy a drink at one of ..
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All Aboard the Agape Rose - Explore the Dalmatian Coast in ..

For anyone who loves sailing, a cruise along the Dalmatian Coast of Croatia would have to be at the top of the bucket list. Even for those who've never considered the idea before, a trip aboard the ..
(April 29, 2017)
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Magical Walking Holidays in Croatia

Dramatic coastlines, woodlands with an air of the mystical and blue, blue lakes are around every corner in this walker’s paradise. Croatia stands out because of its rich variety of nature: you ..
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Chamonix: It’s All About the Climb

To complete an adrenaline-fuelled summer, the Alps offer an array of activities, including climbing. In Chamonix, you can give mountaineering, bouldering, cragging and wall climbing a go. If ..
(April 27, 2017)
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Must-Ski Pistes in Les Trois Vallées

Les Trois Vallées ski region has a legitimate claim on being the best in the world. With over 11 resorts and more runs than you could cover in a season, skiing in Les Trois Vallées ..
(April 27, 2017)
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Avoid the Crowds: Explore Les Trois Vallées Satellite Resorts

One of the most satisfying elements of frequent travel is becoming so knowledgeable about an area that you no longer need to follow the herd. It can almost feel like your own private secret once you ..
(April 27, 2017)
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