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Immerse Yourself in the Magic of the Carnival in Europe

We’ve all heard of the Brazilian Carnival, but we should not forget that countries on this side of the Atlantic can host a great party too! The celebrations taking place around the world at this time of year go by many different names, but all derive their origin from the culmination of the period before the beginning of Lent, with festivities generally reaching their peak before Ash Wednesday.

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Car Hire Pick-Up Procedures Explained

If you have rented a car more than once, you will probably know that finding the desk of your car rental company is often not the easiest task. But worry not, we are here to help. In this post, we have explained the most common pick-up procedures used by car hire suppliers at airport locations and elsewhere, so that next time you will be prepared no matter what!

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Romantic Cities

The World’s Most Romantic Cities (According to Auto Europe Employees!)

It is that time of year when love is in the air! With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, we have created a list of the most romantic cities in the world, so that you can whisk your special someone away on an amorous getaway for two. But there is a twist: instead of your run-of-the-mill list, we wanted to provide you with some genuine experiences and first-hand tips, and asked around the office for what our co-workers had found to be the most romantic city they ever visited. Thus, here follows a list of the most romantic cities, according to Auto Europe employees!

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Child seats guide

Child seats guide

According to the new EU regulations, all children under 150 centimetres in height and of less than 36 kilograms weight must use the appropriate child seat while travelling in cars. Here is a short guide explaining which infant, child, or booster seat is the correct one for your child. If you don’t know which child seat to choose – read this blog to ensure safe travel for the youngest members of your family.

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Winter Olympics

Let the Games Begin! Discover the Host Cities of Past Winter Olympics

As the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi are about to launch in less than a fortnight, we take a look back at the Winter Olympics of yesteryear. If you are not able to take part in the festivities in Russia in person this year, we are here to reintroduce you to some of the wonderful host cities of the past, where you can enjoy fantastic winter sports this season. We have also gathered some fun facts about past Olympiads to allow you to brush up on your Olympics trivia. Take a look at some of the most prolific host countries, and rekindle your Olympic spirit!

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