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If you love the Christmas markets, here are the top 10 to visit abroad

We love our Christmas markets in the UK, but if you fancy a short break away there are 10 others in Europe that look amazing!

To Tuscany: Discover real Italy (and real wine!)

Amy De-Keyzer enjoyed a week-long break in the beautiful, rolling hills and vineyards of Tusacany, Italy, in September

Castle Leslie Estate: Luxury Irish retreat 'a million miles from anywhere'

Castle Leslie Estate has something for everyone, from families seeking action and adventure in the Great Outdoors, to couples on the hunt for relaxation and peace

Airport survival guide: 15 hacks to take the stress out of going on holiday, including what you can take in your hand luggage, parking and more

From queues to customs, nobody loves airports but you can make your time there this summer easier with our detailed survival guide

Nendaz: the ski resort of purring charm and soaring views

Henry Bodkin samples the sporting, social and culinary delights of one Switzerland's understated gems

Enjoy a relaxing retreat close to home at Oakley Hall

Oakley Hall has something for everyone, from archery to afternoon tea, and delicious food and divine drinks

Visit Sopwell House for the perfect relaxation retreat

Amy De-Keyzer enjoyed a weekend break at Sopwell House hotel and spa in St Alban's, Hertfordshire

Chalet Blanc: Hit the slopes in style with a luxury trip to Châtel

Amy De-Keyzer enjoys the slopes, shops and sights of Portes du Soleil from her base at Chalet Blanc, Châtel

Valentine's Day 2015: get spoilt with 11 romantic hotel breaks

Spoil someone you love with one of these charming hotel packages

The entrance to MyHotel Chelsea

Culture, afternoon tea and a spot of TLC in the heart of Chelsea

Cheryl Mullin goes on a girls' weekend to London, and discovers the perfect location to explore the capital's delights in peace

Dorset countryside provides perfect escape

Relax in comfort at Appletree Cottage nestled in the rural Dorset village of Sixpenny Handley

Unwind at stylish hotel and spa in north Norfolk

Congham Hall Hotel is just a stone's throw from the beautiful north Norfolk coastline and Sandringham Estate

Belambra holiday club in Praz sur Arly, France

Travel: Lanzarote - a downhill struggle?

A nervous Jane Haase embarks on her first family ski holiday in the French Alps

Laughing at altitude in Mayrhofen

Have you heard that one about a comedy festival in the Austrian Alps? JONNY FORDHAM sloped off the Mayrhofen to check out Altitude Festival which starts on Monday (March 31 - April 4).

Airbnb apartment in Berlin

Travel: Bargain in Berlin

A friendly apartment is the top choice for a weekend break with mates to Berlin, says Sarah Marshall

Videos & Photos

British Fashion Awards 2015: The stars pull out all the stops on the red carpet but which designers won?

Topshop launches its Christmas campaign with Bella Hadid leading the way for fellow models including Keith Richards' granddaughter

Kendall and Kylie Jenner launch their Topshop Christmas collection which combines perfect party looks with effortless street style



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