Travel Hints & Tips

Celebrating the Chinese New Year in London, Birmingham and Manchester

January 2017 | Location Guides

The Chinese New Year falls on Saturday the 28th of January this year, giving you the whole weekend to celebrate the incoming Year of the Rooster. We’ve come up with the ultimate guide of how and where to celebrate in London, Birmingham and Manchester; from the best street parades to the tastiest food markets, we’ve got you covered.

Cheap things to do in Birmingham

December 2016 | Location Guides

As a canny traveller it is important to find value for money wherever you head. Some cities accommodate this nose for a bargain better than others. We happen to think Birmingham is one such city.

London At Christmas

December 2016 | Location Guides

There's no time like Christmas in London. It's unquestionably one of the world's best cities to celebrate holiday season, as well as to do your Christmas shopping.

A night out in Prague

March 2016 | Insider’s Guide, City in the spotlight, Location Guides

Steeped in history, with river views and castles galore, Prague is picturesque, prestigious and popular with touring party crews. The ubiquitous drinking team hoodies peppered around Student Unions across Europe could leave you to believe that cheap beer is the city’s selling point, and whilst no one’s complaining about prices there’s a world of nightlife to explore throughout the Czech capital. Whether it’s dive bars, mega clubs or underground caverns you’re after, the city offers a kaleidoscope of amusements to fuel an unforgettable weekend trip.