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Free things to do in Dubai that you would not mind paying for!

Did you know? Although renowned for its luxury and lavish culture, Dubai is actually home to whole a host of free attractions. Take the family and go explore the markets or watch a movie under the stars with a loved one. Anything you can think of will most likely be here in Dubai…just with a […]

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Love running? Here are our top holiday marathons around the world!

If you are a fan of running and love keeping fit then this is one for you. Why only stick to local marathons? Travel around the world and discover other countries while taking part in all of the sports activities and races that you love! Here are some of the best holiday marathons you should […]


Make the most of the city of Tokyo with this 3-day itinerary!

TravelUp have teamed up with Lufthansa to bring you the best 3-day itinerary for a trip to the amazing metropolis that is Tokyo. Japan’s capital has so much to explore and this itinerary will give you our top tips for what to do and what to see whilst in Tokyo.

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Five of the Best Places to Visit in Cyprus

It is very hard to pick Cyprus’ best places, as it’s such a beautiful island! From the beaches in Paphos to the partying in Ayia Napa, there is something for everyone to enjoy. After much deliberation, here is our rundown on the top places to visit in Cyprus.

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Top tips for first time travellers visiting Cancun!

Cancun is a sunny city that you cannot miss. It is a very popular destination amongst young partygoers and travellers looking to explore this gorgeous area alike. Whatever your reasons for visiting, here are some Cancun holiday tips that will ensure you have the holiday of a lifetime!

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Top destinations for the perfect walking holiday… trekking is on the cards!

For many, a holiday is a well-deserved break away from the real world and everyone needs that from time to time! Leave all your worries at the airport, step on that plane and get away. Take some time off and find yourself again on a walking holiday in some of the most beautiful destinations in […]

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How to Keep Fit While Travelling: Our Holiday Workout Tips

We all travel for different reasons, but fitness enthusiasts know that squeezing some time in for a holiday workout can sometimes be a struggle. You might not be able to find your go-to gym equipment on a white-sand beach in the Maldives, and running around your local neighbourhood will just be a distant memory in […]


Travel Disruption

1ST MARCH UPDATE: Due to the snow and travel disruption across the UK, we are experiencing a high amount of calls. We thank you for your continued patience and we are working as quickly as we can. Thanks. Are you experiencing disruption with your travel? Is your flight delayed, re-scheduled or cancelled? Whilst we recognise […]


Four tested ways to meet locals while travelling

Meeting locals whilst on your travels – whether it’s a city break, a two-week holiday or months of backpacking  can help you get to know the place even better and make the most of your trip. Locals will know the real gems of where you should visit that the internet may not have told you. […]

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Self-Catering vs All Inclusive for families: which one is best?

If you’re looking to fly and flop in the sunshine and not worry about cooking, a self-catering holiday may seem like the worst kind of option. Many families prefer to take time away from the kitchen when travelling for a relaxing and indulgent trip, but which board basis is actually best for you? Commence the […]