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WIN: £800 mountain bike and family tent with GO Outdoors

Spring is in the air and to celebrate we have teamed up with GO Outdoors, the ultimate destination for all your staycation needs, to give you the chance to ride off with a mountain bike and a family tent worth £800.
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View from the Quayside towards the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, The Sage Gateshead and The Tyne Bridge.

Newcastle revealed as the UK’s happiest place

Norway may be the happiest country on earth, but Newcastle-upon-Tyne is the happiest city in the UK, according to a new study by the UK’s number one bingo site, GalaBingo.com.

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Peppa Pig World will have you squealing with joy

If you have a child aged under five then, chances are, Peppa Pig plays a major part in your life.

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Crowds at the opening of the new James ride at Thomas Land.

James drops in to boost family favourite Thomas Land

There can be few pre-schoolers on the planet who have not heard of Thomas the Tank Engine.


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Copacabana Beach

Thrills in Brazil, highs in Uruguay, tangos in Argentina

An ambition was realised when I read the itinerary Fred Olsen Cruise Lines was offering. Their ship Boudicca was visiting exciting places in Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina, and oh, yes via Cape Verde islands off West Africa.

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Win South of France rugby Super League trip with Batchelors Peas

WIN: South of France trip to see Yorkshire rugby Super League action with Batchelors Peas

Win a trip to the South of France to watch a Yorkshire Super League team play Catalan Dragons and pocket £250 of spending money with Batchelors Peas.

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REVIEW: Cadbury World.....a tasty day out for the whole family

REVIEW: Cadbury World.....a tasty day out for the whole family

It perhaps goes without saying that, for chocaholics, Cadbury World is the stuff of sweet-tasting dreams.....but this wonderful attraction is so much more for the whole family.

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COLUMN: Visit the places on the pages

It’s been all about literature lately with schools recently celebrating World Book Day. In honour of the written word the travel experts (and bookworms!) at HolidayExtras.comhave come up with holiday suggestions based on some of the best novels inspired by destinations.

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Alternative Valentine’s Day destinations you’ll love

Alternative Valentine’s Day destinations you’ll love

Along with hearts and flowers - wow the love of your life this Valentine’s Day by arranging a surprise break to a romantic city.

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SAVE £130: Flamingo Land annual pass - limited reader offer

SAVE £130: Flamingo Land annual pass - limited reader offer

Yorkshire's Flamingo Land has just been named one of the UK's top paid-for attractions and to celebrate we have two amazing annual pass reader offers - to save up to £135.
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Where will you be heading on your holiday this year?

POLL: Which is your favourite holiday destination?

It's Blue Monday, the day dubbed the most miserable of the year, so why not turn your thoughts to sunshine and beaches to cheer yourself up?

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Ragdale Hall by night.

Take the stress out of Christmas at Ragdale Hall spa

With Christmas just around the corner, a spot of relaxation is probably just what the doctor ordered.

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The Corinthia Hotel

TRAVEL: A luxury stay in the heart of London at one of the capital's finest and grandest hotels

First impressions are everything and as soon as you step into the foyer of London's Corinthia Hotel it clear that the place oozes class, elegance and sophstication.

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GUEST COLUMN: A guide to Christmas Markets, by HolidayExtras.com

GUEST COLUMN: A guide to Christmas Markets, by HolidayExtras.com

A visit to a Christmas market abroad is bound to get everyone into a festive mood with the exciting atmosphere that’s created by the aroma of seasonal spices and mulled wine, alongside the sound of joyous choirs resounding in the frosty air!

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Mundesley beach, North Norfolk

North Norfolk hard to beat as a summer camping base

Camping is not to everyone’s taste, but for those who don’t mind kipping under canvas, North Norfolk is hard to beat as a holiday destination.

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Thailand's Mu Ko Similan National Park (Photo: Mathias Krumbholz CC BY-SA 3.0).

Travellers advised to be cautious in Thailand after bombings

Travellers are being advised to be ‘cautious’ if travelling to Thailand after recent bombings in the South East Asian country.

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GUEST COLUMN: Top tips for a smooth family getaway

GUEST COLUMN: Top tips for a smooth family getaway

Summer holidays are all about enjoying quality time with the family.

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Strikes force East Midlands Airport to cancel flights

Strikes force East Midlands Airport to cancel flights

Flights from East Midlands Airport will be affected by striking workers today.

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Beautiful Lincoln is a city blessed with magnificent history

Beautiful Lincoln is a city blessed with magnificent history

Little over 800 years ago England lay on the brink of civil war as fed-up lords of the realm battled to limit the excessive powers of tyrant King John.

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