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Best places to visit in 2016: The top travel hotspots to see this year

Already thinking about where to go on your next holiday? Check out our pick of the top 10 places you must-see in 2016

Expected traffic delays: A406 Neasden

Traffic disruption warned as TfL announce overnight closures of A406

The refurb will take place over the course of five days, starting on Friday (December 4)

Train fares to rise by 1.1% in 2016 – How can you beat the price hike?

Rail fares are set to get more expensive, but don't fret! There are still ways you can save money and beat the price increase

Christmas: Book your train tickets home NOW!

You can save £45 by booking train tickets at the right time... Now is the time to buy your tickets to see your family and friends for less this festive season

If you love the Christmas markets, here are the top 10 to visit abroad

We love our Christmas markets in the UK, but if you fancy a short break away there are 10 others in Europe that look amazing!

Take a look inside London's swankiest hostel

The Safestay Holland Park offers 368 beds and is housed in a Grade I-listed building

To Tuscany: Discover real Italy (and real wine!)

Amy De-Keyzer enjoyed a week-long break in the beautiful, rolling hills and vineyards of Tusacany, Italy, in September

Castle Leslie Estate: Luxury Irish retreat 'a million miles from anywhere'

Castle Leslie Estate has something for everyone, from families seeking action and adventure in the Great Outdoors, to couples on the hunt for relaxation and peace

Review: Heston Hyde Hotel offers affordable luxury close to Heathrow Airport

The Heston Hyde Hotel has been making its mark since opening in Hounslow 18 months ago, but what's it like? STEVE BAX packed a bag and went along to find out.

Calais crisis: What to do if you're travelling to France this summer

Travelling to France this summer holidays? Here's some advice for holiday-makers travelling to Calais amidst the strike chaos

Airport survival guide: 15 hacks to take the stress out of going on holiday, including what you can take in your hand luggage, parking and more

From queues to customs, nobody loves airports but you can make your time there this summer easier with our detailed survival guide

Relax and unwind at Fortina Spa Resort in Malta

Salina Patel enjoyed a relaxing weekend getaway at the Fortina Spa Resort, with breathtaking views of the ancient city of Valletta

Ever dreamed of being a James Bond villain? Look no further than a stay in the Super Yacht. Just make sure to pack your golden gun. If this floats your boat, the estimated price per night is £1,143.

Five of the most unique luxury holiday homes in London

Fancying staying in a super yacht or a futuristic eco-friendly house for the night? Here are some of London's most unique holiday homes

Floating house sets sail along River Thames

Did you spot a house and garden floating along the Thames this week? You're not hallucinating.. We've got the low-down here


Got a spare £21,000? You could stay in this apartment - for ONE NIGHT!

Take a snoop around these stunning, luxury holiday homes that will set you back between £1,000 and £21,000 a night!

Enjoy Hampshire's Oakley Hall - beautiful country retreat close to home

If you're looking for the ideal weekend break then Oakley Hall in Hampshire could be just the ticket

Sopwell House - the perfect weekend relaxation retreat

Amy De-Keyzer enjoyed a relaxing weekend break at the beautiful Sopwell House hotel and spa in St Alban's, Hertfordshire

Fashion icon Laura Bailey unveils Heathrow's new look Terminal 5

Fortnum & Mason open world's first airport bar along with new luxury brands including Luis Vuitton, Rolex and Cartier

Rediscover your sense of adventure in 2015 with a short break at Center Parcs, Woburn Forest

If you're planning a fun-packed break this year, you'll find Center Parcs is just the ticket. Steve Bax checked out the facilities at the new Woburn Forest resort.

Reporter Danya Bazaraa is one of many people with a fear of flying

'The plane takes off and I think I am going to die': British Airways course on how to conquer your fear of flying

getwestlondon reporter Danya Bazaraa joins 100 others on the British Airways Flying With Confidence course hoping to overcome their fears of flying.

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