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15 Photos Depicting the Joy That is the First Weekend of Oktoberfest

The festival has changed quite a bit since its original soiree. You may not spot a Dachshund race in Munich, but this is a staple for many other …

2015 October Platform Challenge: Guidelines

I’m excited to bring a new challenge to the There Are No Rules blog beginning on October 1, 2015: the 2015 October Platform Challenge!What is the …

Creative Writing

Nuremberg Christmas Market

Known locally as the Christkindlesmarkt, this famous market, held in the middle of the city on the Nuremberg Main Market square, attracts tourists …

European Travel

What’s new in your favourite UK holiday spots

What with electric bicycles, giant underground zipwires and inland surfing there’s a whole lot of new outdoor adventures to be had in the UK’s holiday hotspots, even if it’s pouring<p><b>Scotland’s</b> Highlands and islands<p><b>See and do</b><br>For a change from Munro bagging, the new <b>Affric Kintail Way</b> …

10 of the best ways to enjoy Florence … on a budget

Visit Florence’s famous museums and galleries for free, eat authentic Tuscan food in markets, and then head to a free film screening or dance performance<p>Cumulative tickets<p>Combined tickets can offer great deals if you plan properly and use them to their fullest extent. The cumulative ticket to the …

Cosy becomes cool: five great cabins to rent in the UK

Whether its cabins, huts, pods or even yabins (yurt + cabin), small is currently beautiful when it comes to glamping rentals. As the site cabinly.co.uk prepares to launch we pick five little joints where you can try out the downsizing dream<p>Tiny houses are big news. Last weekend Colorado Springs …

Take the kids to … The Helix, Falkirk, Scotland

The Kelpies horse-head sculptures grabbed the headlines but a fantastic adventure park lies in their shadow, offering cycling paths, climbing frames, water activities and more, within easy reach of Glasgow and Edinburgh<p>More family day trip ideas: National Showcaves Centre for Wales | Bluebell …

Adventures in Barcelona: a day trip escape for inspiring city views

Montserrat natural park is a peaceful mountainous area with hiking trails, spectacular scenery and an ancient abbey, less than an hour from the city<p>One of my favourite things about visiting famous, beautiful cities is escaping from them for a different perspective.<p>I love Barcelona – who doesn’t? – …

My new attitude to travel is to skip the iconic – and I thank my father for that

A lot of travel can be about pretending to like monuments and sights that you don’t really enjoy, but my father, the reluctant traveller, has shown me that what matters is only doing the things you are genuinely interested in<p>My father, who lives in India, loathes travel. He will tell you this …

Travel

Weather woes: 20 signs you're on a British holiday

We’ve seen so many of your underwhelming UK holiday photographs, we feel ready to present the ultimate guide<p>When we asked for your underwhelming UK holiday pictures, we were inundated. The images poured in like rain on a crazy golf course. It seems everyone has been on an average holiday, taken a …