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Author: Tamara Hinson

Where to see the Southern Lights

So you’ve found the best spots from which to see the Northern Lights, but what about the Southern Lights? Just as beautiful but more elusive, this spectacular light show can only be seen from a few spots in the Southern Hemisphere. Here are favourite places to check out the Southern Lights.

Five mistakes you make when packing a suitcase

Packing for holidays is a fine art, whether it’s selecting the right suitcase for your cheap hen do weekend in Barcelona or working out what to pack for a round the world trip. But knowing what not to do is just as important, and we’ve come to the rescue with our guide to the most common packing mistakes.

Flying with an allergy: Travel advice and tips

Over 20 million people in the UK suffer from allergies, whether it be nut-related or not, and airlines’ allergy policies are being adapted to reflect this. If you’re due to fly and are keen to know more, here are our top tips for travelling with an allergy.

50 of the world’s most beautiful beaches: in pictures

Dreaming of summer and longing to park your bum on some sand? Here’s our selection of 50 of the most perfect beaches in the world, including beautiful spots in Bali, hidden coves in Cornwall and spectacular stretches of black sand in Hawaii.

Star Wars: 12 incredible filming locations around the world

Seeing as it’s Star Wars Day (may the fourth be with you and all that jazz), we’ve searched our planet for the most spectacular destinations to feature in the films. Put your Star Wars knowledge to the test and be amazed by what these filming locations look like in real-life!

The best hotels in Dublin for every budget

Planning a city break to Dublin but haven’t booked your accommodation? Don’t panic, because we’ve rounded up the best options, whether you’re a backpacker on a budget or a fan of five-star luxury.

The best hotels in Paris for every budget

Paris, France’s beautiful capital and one of Europe’s most romantic cities. If you’re heading across the channel for a weekend break to the City of Lights, then you’ll need somewhere to stay. Take your pick from our list of the best hotels and hostels in Paris, whether you’re looking for a cheap hostel, a budget hotel or a Parisian boutique stay, you’re bound to find something to fit your budget.

The best hotels in Lisbon for every budget

Looking for the best hotels in Lisbon? Want value for money and style? Here are the best accommodation in Portugal’s coastal capital, whether you’re a backpacker on a budget searching for a cheap hostel near the city centre, or a savvy shopper searching for a spa hotel close to the boutique-filled Avenida da Liberdade. Take your pick!

Top 10 best nudist beaches in Europe: video and pictures

Nude is bang on trend this summer. But we’re not talking about nude heels or handbags; we’re talking about ditching your clothes and opting for a "nakation". Nervous about bearing it all but fancy giving it a go? Novice or old pro to sunbathing in your birthday suit, you’ll be in good company on any one of these best nudist beaches in Europe. Don’t be shy…