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14 REASONS TO VISIT CORNWALL THIS SUMMER

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Cornwall isn’t just one of the most beautiful places in Britain: when the sun’s shining, it’s one of the best in the world. Make the most of a trip to the ends of the UK with redspottedhanky.com’s guide to its hottest spots.

Don’t forget to enter our Cornish cottage holiday competition. You could win a voucher for a Cornish cottage, from holidaycottages.co.uk, and £200 worth of train travel!

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Britain’s Most Amazing Locations, As Recommended by the UK’s Top Travel Bloggers

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We asked some of the UK’s top travel bloggers to recommend their favourite locations in the UK. Surely no one knows the coolest spots in the country better than these folks, so get your Atlas down from the shelf, stick the kettle on and prepare to be inspired!

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Train travel for fun!

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UK-wide self-catering cottage letting agency holidaycottages.co.uk have compiled a list of their favourite scenic routes to help you make the most of the railways while on your holidays!

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13 EXTREMELY MANLY THINGS TO DO THIS FATHER’S DAY

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Fed up of getting Dad Yorkies for Father’s Day? Folks, it’s time to reclaim the art of the awesome present. Whether your old man’s a hipster, a hiker or a deep sea fisherman, there’s something for him on this list!

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15 OF THE BEST WILD SWIMMING WALKS

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The Kenwood Ladies’ Pond Association, the authors of Wild Swimming Walks (Wild Things Publishing, £14.99), share their favourite country walks with us – each one featuring a recommended wild swim:

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THE BEST PLACES TO TAKE YOUR BIKE ON THE TRAIN

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Summer’s officially on the way, and with the clocks springing forward on we’ve all got more light to play with! This is the perfect time of year to take advantage of improving weather and get out on your bike. We’ve been looking at some of the best places in the UK to visit with a bicycle on the train. Expect scenic rides, feet-up freewheeling downhills and sea views!

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BEST PLACES TO CELEBRATE ST PATRICK’S DAY IN THE UK

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Missed a St Patrick’s Day parade at the weekend? You’re not too late! The annual celebration of all things Irish kicks off for real tonight, and the redspottedhanky.com community will be celebrating in style. If you’re not sure where to go, have a look at our top picks for festivities in the UK. There are family friendly parades, traditional jigs and beery celebrations to be had from London to Manchester. Ceid mile failte…

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And finally to Brussels we go…

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The last stop on our InterRail journey is finally here – the capital of Belgium, Brussels!

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The redspottedhanky.com guide to Christmas lights switch on events

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Santa Claus is coming to town! With Halloween a distant memory and the last fireworks spent, it’s time to turn your attention to the jolly red bloke and his bulging sack of gifts. Pack your cosiest hat and don’t forget the eggnog. We’re going to watch the Christmas lights being turned on…

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Arriving in Amsterdam!

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After a fantastic time in Berlin, it was on to Amsterdam for Team Giggity! The train from Berlin to Amsterdam is extremely easy – simply alight in the morning and you will be in Amsterdam by early afternoon! The trains are run by the German national network, Deutsche Bahn (DB), and with the famed German efficiency there were absolutely no delays, whatsoever. It was a great journey travelling across the German countryside and through Holland to our destination.

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