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PortoBay Hotels Resorts romantic room

24 romantic hotels around the world

Romance is not just for Valentine's Day, its for everyday. Our team of writers have come up with some of their favourite romantic hotels that are sure to create sparks.
Place du Général-de-Gaulle (Grand′Place) in Lille, France

Lille – a Flemish city in Northern France

With its fabulous Flemish architecture, designer shopping, an art gallery to rival the Louvre, and hearty Flemish cuisine, the capital of Flanders has lots to offer for Le Weekend away says Sharron Livingston.
Bruges, Belgium

City break to Bruges, Belgium – an indulgent short-break escape

With its cobbled windy streets, majestic squares, flowery canals and gabled roofs, beer and chocolates, Bruges offers an indulgent city-break escape.
British Airways tails

Air Passenger Duty: What it means for fliers

APD doubled in February 2007 and is set to rise in November 2009 and again in November 2010. So exactly how much will you be paying the government to fly?

What is there to see and do in Barbados

To see everything this Caribbean island has to offer, hire a car and check-out these suggested places to visit in Barbados.
Miami Beach, Barbados

Travel Guide to Barbados, Caribbean

Barbados was in British hands for almost 400 years and today offers pleasing cultural mix of West Indian and English customs.
Humpback whale

Whale Watching in Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick

Liz Gill goes whale watching in New Brunswick’s Bay of Fundy where the nutrient-rich Atlantic waters attract more than 15 species from June to November.
China Southern Airlines

My flight has been cancelled, can I claim compensation?

Air passengers have rights to compensation of between €250 and €600, as well as help, if boarding is denied, flights cancelled or delays suffered.
Elbphilharmonie (Elbe Philharmonic Hall), Hamburg

Hamburg, Germany – the Capital of Cool with a thriving cultural, art and nightlife scene

Berlin may be the traditional German city of ‘cool’ but Hamburg, Germany’s second biggest city, is hot on its heels. Tthis chameleon like city has a thriving cultural, art and nightlife scene. From the famous Reeperbahn district to the Sunday Fischmarkt, Hamburg is a night out not to be missed.
Paris, France

Travel Guide to Paris, France

A need-to-know travel guide to Paris.

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