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Trick or Treat? Skyscanner’s Halloween Holiday Ideas

Every week, Skyscanner scours the net to find the cheapest flights to the best events and destinations in Europe

Every week, Skyscanner scours the net to find the cheapest flights to the best events and destinations in Europe. This week, we look at the best spots to get spooked out with Halloween holiday ideas.

Ghost and ghoulie lovers get ready for the season of spookyness! Halloween is just around the corner, so why not take the kids off to one of these hot Halloween destinations to get your fix of frightening fun.

Edinburgh, UK – the Scottish capital has a range of year-round spooky attractions making it an excellent place to scare yourself at Halloween. The ghost tours take visitors into the depths of the city’s ancient backstreets, where you’ll hear ghostly tales, or visit one of Scotland’s most haunted places, Mary King’s Close, an underground street beneath the Royal Mile which has been the scene of much unexplained paranormal activity.

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Disneyland Paris – the Halloween festival at Disneyland Paris brings all the favourite Disney characters together for a giant ceremony in front of the Sleeping Beauty Castle, where kids and adults alike are invited to join in the dancing along with the Pumpkin men, Pirates and Pink Witches, but watch out for Cruella de Vil, Captain Hook and Stitch the imp!

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Tivoli, Copenhagen, Denmark – the Tivoli garden Halloween celebrations are based on the “horrific fun” principal – meaning this event is suitable for all ages, from the youngest tots to teenagers and adults. This Scandinavian event hosts an open stage, pumpkin carving workshops and a magic show featuring the witches of Tivoli and a rock ‘n’ roll dance performance.

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Transylvania, Romania – nothing says spooky more than Transylvania, situated deep in the Carpathian Mountains, in the heart of rural Romania. In this spooky landscape, perched atop a rocky peak, you’ll find the notorious Bran Castle, home to the legend of Count Dracula – not to mention numerous gothic fortresses, haunted houses and fortified churches that dot the region.

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Banks of the Foyle Halloween Carnival, Londonderry, Northern Ireland – starting on Monday 25th and culminating in the free outdoor carnival of fun and fireworks on 31st of October, this Northern Irish festival is one of the biggest Halloween celebrations on the planet, as witches, zombies, ghost and ghouls take to the streets for an evening of morbid merrymaking. This is a great event for the kids with a carnival street parade, fireworks display, the haunted house at Foyleside and the Ghostbustours.

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