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26 Things you didn’t know about Glasgow

Set on the River Clyde in the West of Scotland, Glasgow is fast becoming one of our most popular city break destinations. With a rich history and offering so much to see and do it is easy to see why, but how well do you...

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Our Most Popular Serviced Apartments Of 2018

As 2018 draws to a close we have evaluated all of our serviced apartments to see which have been the best and which ones you have loved to stay in. The most popular apartments of 2018 have been found: La Reserve Aparthotel These stunning and spacious apartments...

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The Ultimate Guide To Hogmanay

Hogmanay (pronounced Hog-Muh-Nay) is what the Scottish call New Year’s Eve, or the last day of the year. It is, for many, the biggest celebration of the year and around that time of year, Scotland becomes a place full of events, fireworks, and performances. This...

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The 16 Best Travel Accounts To Follow in 2019

The year is quickly coming to an end, and 2019 is approaching. Last year we gave you "25 Of The Best Travel Instagram Accounts To Follow In 2018" and this year we have decided to follow suit with the 16 best travel accounts to follow in...

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Revealed: The 20 Most Popular Cities In Britain

When it comes to staycations, it is always hard to decide where to visit. Do you pick London, with its towering skyscrapers and theatre productions, or maybe Southampton with its history and fantastic shopping areas? To help you decide we have found out which are...

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Edinburgh Vs. Glasgow : Where You Should Visit

  In Scotland, the rivalry between Glasgow and Edinburgh goes back over three centuries. According to academic, Robert Crawford, the inter-city rivalry began over a simple loaf of bread. In 1656, Glasgow announced that bread being produced by local bakers wasn’t good enough. Edinburgh offered to...

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28 Free Things to do in Glasgow

The biggest city in Scotland, close to all Loch Lomond has to offer, and rich in history, Glasgow makes for a great city break destination. To add the cherry on top of the cake, the city offers an array of attractions completely free of charge....

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A luxury London Christmas

If all you want for Christmas is a bit of luxury, look no further than London. Our capital at Christmastime is hard to beat and this festive season you will find a host of things to do, places to shop and eat for the...

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The 12 days of Christmas: 12 places to spend Christmas in the UK
Updated 29th June 2020 It's the most wonderful time of the year, but as the holidays draw closer and the trees go up we are all wondering where to spend this Christmas. Over 23% of Brits have spent Christmas abroad with Dubai being named the most popular destination for the holidays. But, with over 50% of Brits staying in the UK over Christmas, we have racked our brains and researched the depths of the internet to find you the best destinations for Christmas in the UK. (This year, however, we recognise that these figures are going to be very different! Following the coronavirus pandemic, travelling abroad for Christmas is going to be limited for most, and there will also be an impact on what events are happening in 2020. We will continue to update this page to keep you informed!) Whether you are on a city break staycation, or a day trip to see the twinkling lights, here are the top eight cities to spend Christmas.
The European Football Stadium Tour Index

Football fans are known for being passionate about their sport, and they will immerse themselves in everything to do with their favourite team. One thing that has become particularly popular with fans are stadium tours, which allow you to get a behind-the-scenes look at the home...

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The 22 Best Milan Italy Images

Milan, Italy, is a hub of international high-end fashion, business, and design. Renowned for its elegance and spectacular architecture, Milan is a sensational city that is brimming with underrated beauty. Milan in pictures only gives you a brief idea of how breathtaking this city can...

Europe’s Most Instagrammed City Break Destinations

Europe is full of beautiful cities to explore, with many destinations making popular choices for those who love a good city break. But which are the most popular with those who love to share their holiday snaps on Instagram? We thought we’d take a look at...

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Restaurant Review: Hawksmoor Edinburgh

Four hungry Citybasers visit Edinburgh’s newest restaurant The Hawksmoor. Our resident foodie Victoria Jackson reports. Established in 2006, The Hawksmoor is the brainchild of Will Beckett and Huw Gott, two friends who cut their teeth in the east London bar scene and decided to turn their...

The Great British City Off

The Great British Bake Off has hit our screens for the ninth season. Last year, The Great British Bake Off 2017 saw Bake Off Winner Sophie Faldo win with her signature multi-layered entremet which was suitably nicknamed "Ode to the Honey Bee". While we were...

Tried and Tested: London

This month our Citybase tried and tested travellers paid a visit to Britain's glorious capital city, London: Our Citybase travellers to London this month were Grace Tebbutt, Digital Marketing Assistant, who went as part of our video-shoot, Head Partner Account Manager - EMEA, Kurtis Murphy who went...

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Manchester Bee Trail: To Bee or Not to Bee

This month, we were buzzing with excitement as we went to Manchester to find the bees that have now made this northern city home. We knew people had BEEn BEEfore us, and they had given us unBEElievable reviews. So, we decided to see for ourselves...