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The best ice rinks in the UK and Europe: readers’ tips

December 27, 2019

There’s nothing like skating in a beautiful European city for a blast of wintr ...

Your favourite UK winter walks: reader suggestions

January 02, 2020

Hundreds of you commented on our recent winter walks feature, adding your own gr ...

12 of the best city museums in Europe: readers’ travel tips

January 10, 2020

Our tipsters reveal brilliant museums from Reykjavík to Pristina, shining a lig ...

Tell us about your favourite family holiday for the chance to win £200 towards a UK/Europe stay

January 21, 2020

Send us a tip on a fab family holiday in the UK and Europe for a chance to win o ...

Cider, cheese and cool scenery: a car-free adventure in Somerset

November 12, 2019

Buses and trains make it easy to explore the coast and countryside around Weston ...

Oxford at Christmas: a car-free trip to a city of dreaming spires

December 10, 2019

The city’s cultural highlights are part of a Christmas-tinged visit – by rai ...

Shining lights: an eco-break in Northumberland's dark-sky country

January 08, 2020

Battlesteads hotel is a beacon of sustainability and green ideals, and with an o ...

10 car-free trips to inspiring eco-friendly places in the UK

January 15, 2020

In the first of a new series on trips to do by train, bus, boat or bike, our car ...

I saw Scotland in a week – with an unlimited train ticket

January 13, 2020

With a flexible and affordable rover pass (which also includes buses and ferries ...

A mountain of culture: your guide to Austria’s Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschönau

November 05, 2019

If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the local customs and traditions of a ...

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