When people say Cheddar, you automatically think cheese. But the village in Somerset that gave the cheese its name has a flavour and character all its own. Sitting at the bottom of the Mendips, Cheddar is beautiful, historic and extremely popular.
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Norway is just a short trip away, and the Scandinavian delight is well worth a visit. And while there’s plenty to do and see in Oslo, if you’re after the sort of picturesque views that only locals can wake up to every morning, you have to take a trip to Kirkenes. And the Northern Lights, of course.
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A UK mini break might not seem like the most obvious idea in cold weather, but a friend and I decided to drive to the Cornish coast for a his-n-hers weekend away to prove winter staycations could be just as fun.
Reykjavik is perfect for a city break but there are probably some things you don’t know about it. Cold, stark, dramatic, and incredibly exhilarating, the city is a worthy choice for a short trip in its own right, ranking among the world’s coolest destinations – from the Blue Lagoon to its creative scene. With all that in mind, here are eight essentials you need to know before your Reykjavik city break.
Now this is a city dedicated to its coffee culture, gorgeous boutiques, enticing food and street art. It is paradise for food-lovers, with mouth-watering street stalls wherever you look. You may know it because of its history, but Ho Chi Minh is much more than that. Within the tree-lined streets you may get the feeling that the city is trying to move on from the past. Here is how to appreciate all the city has to offer during a short and cheap city break.