Monthly Archives: August 2019

It’s Official! Beach Holidays Abroad are Cheaper than Staying in The UK


Travel agent On The Beach surveyed 1,000 British families and found that UK staycations were often hundreds of pounds more expensive their mainland European counterparts. Some continental holidays were found to be as much as £2,000 cheaper: a family of … Continue reading

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Why choose Spain as your new home?


There are a number of reasons why British expats choose to relocate to sunny Spain. It’s the go-to place for those looking to settle down somewhere typically drier and warmer than the UK.

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Off the Beaten Track Holiday Destinations for 2019 – Pt. 2


Lille – France Lille, France’s largest Northern city has in recent years, transformed from an industrial hub to a centre for culture and commerce. Close to the Belgian border, Lille has some strong Flemish influences that can be found in … Continue reading

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Off the Beaten Track Holiday Destinations for 2019 – Pt. 1


Porto – Portugal  Portugal’s second city, located in the northwest of the country, some 195 miles north of the capital is rapidly becoming the quintessential Portuguese destination. Think seafood dinners with plenty of wine followed by strolls along cobbled streets … Continue reading

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Our Favourite TV-Inspired Holiday and Expat Locations


Television and travel go hand-in-hand, as many tourists take into account filming locations when looking for a unique adventure. How many of you will admit to visiting a specific area, purely because that’s where our well-loved TV characters are also … Continue reading

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