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Archive for April, 2013

Historical Bursa is a Mecca for Budget Travellers

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Bursa

There is something special about spending time in a city that has a long history, and no region is quite as historical as the cradle of civilization. The town of Bursa, located in the northwestern part of Turkey, which served as capital of the Ottoman Empire for almost 40 years starting in 1326.

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There is something special about spending time in a city that has a long history, and no region is quite as historical as the cradle of civilization. The town of Bursa, located in the northwestern part of Turkey, which served as capital of the Ottoman Empire for almost 40 years starting in 1326. So yeah, […]

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Unexpected vacation recommendations: Explore Northamptonshire

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Unexpected vacation recommendations: Explore Northamptonshire

All the ceremonial counties in England each have their own charm, which is what makes travelling around the United Kingdom so much fun…not to mention educational. With so much history abounding the countryside, there is just too many things to see and so much to learn.

Take, for instance, the small county of Northamptonshire, which is home to Rockingham Castle and was actually where George Washington’s family was from. Read More

All the ceremonial counties in England each have their own charm, which is what makes travelling around the United Kingdom so much fun…not to mention educational. With so much history abounding the countryside, there is just too many things to see and so much to learn. Take, for instance, the small county of Northamptonshire, which […]

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Forget about Football: explore Burton upon Trent

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Forget about Football: explore Burton upon Trent

If you’re a football (that’s soccer to you yanks) fan, you’re probably very aware of the St. George’s Park National Football Centre in Burton upon Trent, Straffordshire, which opened in 2012. This training and preparation ground for all of the English national football teams is a really great facility, but for those who aren’t quite the football nuts, there are luckily other things to see and do in the Burton upon Trent area.

Of course, if you are a freak about football, you can check into any of the hotels at St. George’s Park and go to town on anything and everything football-related. Or, you can explore the city of Burton upon Trent and check out other fun activities and sights. However, the two also don’t have to be mutually exclusive, luckily! So what else is there to do in this football frenzied city?

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If you’re a football (that’s soccer to you yanks) fan, you’re probably very aware of the St. George’s Park National Football Centre in Burton upon Trent, Straffordshire, which opened in 2012. This training and preparation ground for all of the English national football teams is a really great facility, but for those who aren’t quite […]

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An Affordable Family Vacation in Luton

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Luton

There are many ways to save big when on a vacation in Luton. The city offers plenty of affordable accommodation options, and you will also find a variety of pubs and restaurants that serve some of the most delicious cuisine at reasonable prices.

Apart from the good old traditional bangers and mash there are plenty of dining options and tourist attractions that will keep you entertained for a reasonable amount of money. Read More

There are many ways to save big when on a vacation in Luton. The city offers plenty of affordable accommodation options, and you will also find a variety of pubs and restaurants that serve some of the most delicious cuisine at reasonable prices. Apart from the good old traditional bangers and mash there are plenty […]

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Thank You, Come Again: Indian Takeaway in Corby

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Thank You, Come Again: Indian Takeaway in Corby

Although it has plenty of hotels Corby isn’t really your typical vacation destination. Chances are you’re in town on business, visiting family or otherwise, maybe just passing through the Northmidlands on a jaunt somewhere else and need a respite from the road for a while. Read More

Although it has plenty of hotels Corby isn’t really your typical vacation destination. Chances are you’re in town on business, visiting family or otherwise, maybe just passing through the Northmidlands on a jaunt somewhere else and need a respite from the road for a while.

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Save Money on Your London Vacation by staying in Croydon

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Save Money on Your London Vacation by staying in Croydon

Croydon is a popular tourist destination in South London with a host of hotels within easy reach of all the major attractions. Checking into one of the hotels in Croydon allows you to save as much as possible on your London vacation.

The town has accommodation options to suit every budget that allows you to have some money left over to enjoy the finest art venues, theatres, and entertainment options that London has to offer. Read More

Croydon is a popular tourist destination in South London with a host of hotels within easy reach of all the major attractions. Checking into one of the hotels in Croydon allows you to save as much as possible on your London vacation. The town has accommodation options to suit every budget that allows you to […]

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