Entries in christmas (20)

Wednesday
Dec282016

The Conservation Status Of Christmas Wildlife

Colder weather is no problem for well adapted winter species around Christmas time, yet light pollution, climate change and hunting all threaten the species that we usually associate with the festive season. But there are also conservation success stories...

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Monday
Dec192016

The Best Hot Christmas Travel Destinations

From roller skating through the city streets to decorating mango trees, we give you the best hot spots this Christmas.

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Tuesday
Nov222016

Christmas Volunteering Opportunities

Father Christmas may bring presents but he can’t bring you these amazing experiences from only £150! See our list of Christmas volunteer projects this festive season, to have a truly life-changing gift this Christmas.

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Wednesday
Jan062016

The Environmental Impacts Of Christmas

For the past thirty years or so, it has often been questioned as to whether Christmas has turned into a time of gluttony, greed and all-out capitalism.

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Wednesday
Dec232015

5 Foreign Traditions To Bring Home This Christmas

Do you remember, as a kid, all the excitement and joy that filled you at Christmas? Yet now, as you have matured in a Santa-esque fashion, it all seems almost anticlimactic, like a damp Christmas-cracker. Fear not though, for we have some suggestions to bring all that giddy delight rushing back.

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Friday
Dec042015

A Traveller’s Christmas List

It’s December! Time to deck the halls, get into the Christmas spirit… and write your list for Father Christmas! When you travel though, and your life has to fit into a backpack most of the year, a lot of the usual present ideas are pointless.

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Monday
Dec152014

The world’s weirdest Christmas traditions

It’s December, another month in another year, but some things remains the same: Christmas. This old tradition has been around in Britain since the Victorian age and is celebrated by over 2 billion people worldwide. But even so, traditions vary immensely from country to country. Did you know that some children receive their presents from a witch riding a broom? Or that some people prefer to roller-skate to church?

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Tuesday
Dec092014

December getaway: The best Christmas markets to visit

Treat yourself to a Christmas getaway and buy your presents from somewhere different. Pick up a glass of mulled wine, enjoy roasted nuts and festive food bites and take a look at the many stalls booming with handmade gifts. What are you waiting for?

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Tuesday
Dec022014

5 beautiful snowy Christmas destinations

To some people, Christmas without snow is unthinkable, so if you want a white Christmas, this list is for you! Here are five traditional destinations with a festive spirit to them for you to spend a merry Christmas. Weather is fickle and snow may not occur every year for these towns, but we assure you at the very least a proper Christmas cheer!

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Tuesday
Dec312013

How to reduce your waste this Christmas

Christmas is a time for joy and goodwill, with lots of good food, present giving and festive decorations. But how can we make the most of what we have and ensure the season doesn’t create unnecessary waste?

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Thursday
Dec192013

Christmas gifts for globetrotters 

If you have a globetrotter in the family or if you’re one yourself; here are the best travel gifts for Christmas 2013.

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Tuesday
Dec172013

Top 10 Christmas films

Christmas is very much upon us, meaning it’s perfectly acceptable to watch Christmas films all day every day. Here are our top 10 festive films which need to be on the holiday watch list! 

 

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Thursday
Dec122013

Traveling during Christmas

It tis the season to be jolly… Christmas is usually a time that we spend with our nearest and dearest. However, for a minority of us we’re stuck in no-man’s-land, frozen between realities; we are nomads who have no firm reason or expectations to leave the beautiful oasis of traveling to be reunited with our family.

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Friday
Nov292013

Christmas competition 2013: win a ROLO!

Frontier has teamed up with the guys from Rolo for the chance to give the fantastic prize of a Rolo and festive Christmas jumper to three lucky winners!

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Monday
Dec242012

Why we celebrate Boxing Day - the day of goodwill

Why we celebrate Boxing Day and where the origins of its name come from is a mystery for many of us. Into the Wild explores what Boxing day is and why we celebrate it...

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