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( Now closed!) Win a luxury city break in Manchester with CitySuites

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED! TO BE THE FIRST TO KNOW ABOUT OUR FUTURE COMPETITIONS FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM AND FACEBOOK. To celebrate our longstanding relationship with CitySuites, we are offering one lucky winner and a friend an exclusive stay in one of CitySuites’...

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The 6 best serviced apartments in Glasgow

Glasgow is the biggest city in Scotland and a thriving cultural hub bursting with personality. Often overshadowed by its more picturesque neighbour Edinburgh, Glasgow has worked hard to step up and become an increasingly popular visitor destination, and there’s a lot we bet you didn’t...

Top 12 Family Fun Things to do in Dublin

Dublin is renowned for rambunctious pubs, late night music and world famous locally distilled alcohol, but Dublin is not just catered to party animals. There is another side to Dublin which is fun, family friendly and – sometimes – free! Here we count down the...

Family City Breaks
The 7 best city breaks for families and why

A family city break can be a great way of spending some quality time together.  Whatever age your little (or not so little) ones are it’s a great chance to escape from everyday life for a few days and to enjoy exploring a new place,...

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The 12 days of Christmas: 12 places to spend Christmas in the UK
Ther 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. 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 Great British Staycation Index

It's official. Staycations are on the rise with an increasing number of Brits choosing to stay in the UK for their holidays rather than jetting off abroad. However, where is the best city to head to? Whether you're heading away for a long weekend of full week,...

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What is your perfect winter break destination? [Quiz]

Don't let the chill fool you, winter is a great time to travel. As the scenery transforms with the weather, some cities gain a very distinct feel. Restaurants change their menus for seasonal warmers, attractions get covered in festive lighting and fashion accommodates the cold by introducing some...

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Cardiff with Kids Come Rain or Shine

The Welsh capital is a great city break destination and is Citybase’s sixth most popular city in the UK. Having gone through major redevelopment in recent years, Cardiff has a lot to offer any visitor and these are our top picks for visiting Cardiff with...

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Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the UK

Millions of visitors travel to and around the UK every year and according to Visit Britain every corner of our beautiful islands are visited. Whether you are a British or international tourist, there is indeed plenty to see and do in the UK. If you...

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Where to City Break: Our Team’s Favourite Destinations

So many destinations, so little time! In today’s world you could quite literally city break anywhere, but where do you start?? With so many amazing cities, some only a train ride away, how do you pick one? For this million dollar question we decided to...

City Break Spends [INFOGRAPHIC]

So you've decided on a city break. Great!  But how do you know how much money to take with you?  How do you budget for your trip?  Well this handy infographic from Sainsburys Bank Money Matters is a good place to start.  They've looked at the...