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Check out Natural Retreats for Cornwall break

Cornwall revealed as top 'staycation' spot

Cornwall has been revealed as the nation’s favourite destination for a holiday at home. The Travelodge poll found a third of Brits are planning a ‘staycation’ this summer, many of whom will be lured to the Cornish coast for its fantastic beaches, activities and accommodation.

The National Gallery in Trafalgar Square

Keep the family entertained this spring

Essential Travel, in a bid to help the nation realise that springtime fun doesn't have to cost the earth, have compiled a list of the UK's most wallet friendly attractions. All attractions are either free or cost under £10.

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Coffee with a local in Amsterdam

Amsterdam

This week IdealShortBreaks.co.uk is in Amsterdam drinking strong black coffee with local Machteld Ligtvoet, who gives us tips on some of his favourite local haunts – including where you can go to find one of the best views of the city.

Top five alternative Christmas markets

Alternative Christmas markets

Forget the likes of Germany and Eastern European favourites, Budapest, Krakow and Prague this year and why not head to some alternative Christmas market destinations for something a little different this festive season?