Winter vocation

northern lights

The World’s Best Places to See The Northern Lights

December 2, 2016

Nature puts on a phenomenal show when the northern lights—the aurora borealis– dance across the sky. Your best chance for seeing these spectacular sweeps of color is on clear, dark nights in the fall, winter or early spring. Visibility depends on the weather and other conditions, but location is key. The view gets better as […]

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The UK

Top 9 The Best Small UK Towns for Winter Breaks

November 29, 2016

The historic buildings, modern restaurants, cosy pubs and independent shops of these towns banish any notions of a backwater. And they sparkle in the Christmas season – perfect for a weekend break or day trip.   1. Bakewell, Derbyshire You’d expect the home of the Bakewell pudding to know a thing or two about keeping […]

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