The holiday season has now been kicked into high gear, and the results are plain to see. The booming summer high season translates into soaring travel costs for plane tickets, hotels, and even car hire across European destinations. But when it is high season here, it is off season somewhere else!
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Praised and prized by remarkable poets of old Greece, ornamented with historic footprints of ancient civilizations, Sicily is nestled at the very heart of the Mediterranean. This sole fact is certainly good enough a reason to visit it at any time of the year.
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We realised recently, that the place all the members of our Auto Europe blog team would like to go for a short holiday in the UK, is the Lake District. Have you been there already? Let’s explore this renowned place!
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Varied scenery, a rural landscape, and being home to the intellectual elite epitomize the county of Oxfordshire. It is well known for its rich cultural heritage as many of the Anglo-Saxon rulers, Norman invaders and medieval feuds have left their legacy in this beautiful county. Tourist trails will most often include the breathtaking dreaming spires of Oxford, lush gardens and locations where masterpiece classics such as Downton Abbey have been filmed. But July is the month when all eyes turn to another historic gem. In the charming British county of Oxfordshire, nestled in the valley right at the foot of the Chiltern Hills, there is the medieval market town Henley-on-Thames.
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As the weather keeps on getting warmer and the sun is making more frequent appearances from behind the clouds, anyone would want to exchange the hustle and bustle of the city for a more serene landscape. And if you add to that some wonderful al fresco dining, what could be better? Luckily, wherever you are in the UK, you don’t need to go far to find the perfect setting for your summertime picnic – just hop in a car and head to the countryside! Here, we bring you our top 5 spots for breezy and relaxing picnics in the UK!
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