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Autumn leaves are here & it makes for a wonderful sight to see all over the world... Where's your favourite Autumn… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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It's getting colder outside, so we want to know what you find more fun in the snow: skiing or a husky dog sled ride… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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To mark #InternationalSlothDay here's a cute sloth being active for once - by doing yoga!! He's got that… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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It's been a colourful week with the #RedSun hanging over us earlier in the week. So here are… instagram.com/p/BabPQqDHexh/
 
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Two incredible sights on two different sides of the world. #NorthernLights or #SouthernLightsinstagram.com/p/BaYhiaOnGMn/
 
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Ever thought about exploring Australia's Northern Territory? It's not all about #ayersrockinstagram.com/p/BaWhmrHHABu/
 
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Exciting times Kirsty! 😍😍😍 twitter.com/kirstyteasdale…
 
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Three beautiful sights, three incredible sunsets. We want to know, where you go for the… instagram.com/p/BaTg0kPnjPl/
 
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A soothing sight for Sunday, imagine the relaxing sounds at the Plitvice Lakes in Croatia for our #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/RnYnyu6V0c
 
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We're off to Queensland's Rainbow Beach for today's #DailyEscape It's a way to go, but boy is it worth it! #Traveltwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Fancy heading to the Big Apple in style? Stay at the 5* Carlyle and start 2018 right! #DealOfTheDaytwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Playa Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica is our #DailyEscape today, with soft sands & idyllic views of lush greenery and… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 

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Fly to France for Bargain Gifts this Christmas

A new study has found that Brits choosing to do their shopping on the continent this Christmas could save hundreds of pounds.

Thanks to a stronger pound against the Euro compared with last year, along with cheaper store prices in French stores, festive shoppers could save an average of £33 on the most popular gift items for Christmas 2012. The study by Travelex highlighted that the Pound is up seven per cent on the Euro compared to this time last year, making exchange rates close to the most favourable for four years.

In addition to the good exchange rates, the Travelex study found that technology gifts bought in France offered particularly good savings compared with UK prices. As much as £100 could be shaved off the price of popular TVs and laptops.

"We’re all looking to make our money go further this Christmas, and with the Pound still strong against the Euro, it’s a great time to shop for presents in France," commented Elvin Eldic from Travelex. "To get the best value, bargain-hunters should order their Euros online," he advised.

One in-demand gift this Christmas is the Playstation 3 with the new FIFA 13 football game, and the Travelex research found that the cost of the machine and game in French stores was up to 30 per cent cheaper than in UK stores. With cheap flights to France, as well as ferry and train options, being widely available, Christmas could be the perfect excuse to book a continental shopping trip and make a short break out of what is often an ordeal in the UK!

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