Destinations


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Written by Colm Hanratty

The Biggest and Best European Festivals in 2017

People travel for many reasons. Some travel for food, some travel for culture, some travel for the weather. Others follow the festivals. Here are 10 of Europe’s biggest festivals to take place before the end of 2017.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Weekend Getaways for Some Winter Sun

The short winter days and chill in the air can leave even the best of us craving a bit of warm sunshine from time to time. Here's our guide to some great winter sun spots in Europe.

Written by Kim Gillick

Top 10 Travel Destinations for 2017

Another year, another excuse to book a holiday! If you're working hard to see the world but not sure where is next on the list, we've got you covered. Dive into the best destinations of 2017.

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Christmas Shopping Trips: 5 Short Breaks Where You Can Pick up Some Unique Gifts

With the Christmas season fast approaching, we've all got Christmas shopping in mind. To give you a little inspiration, we've put together five of our favourite European cities for buying Christmas presents.

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Discovering Northern Ireland: Adventures in Belfast and Beyond

Discover the must-see attractions in Belfast and Northern Ireland as well as some helpful recommendations on restaurants, cafés and where to stay.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Holidays to Mexico: Uncover the Colourful Culture Beyond the Usual Resorts

Think Mexico is nothing but beach resorts? Think again with the Homestay.com guide to Mexico, for top destinations where you can get a real feel for the country.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Find the Bars With the Best Pintxos San Sebastián Has to Offer

Exploring the pintxo bars in San Sebastián can be intimidating so work your way through this list to round off the top spots in the Basque city of Donostia.

Written by Michelle O'Beirne

Dublin Travel Tips and Adventures in the Sahara

Travel inspiration from Homestay.com's David. Read his top tips for his native Dublin and his adventures in the Sahara Desert and beyond.

Written by Mary Plunkett

Travel to Cuba: Everything you Need to Know to Plan your Trip

Find out all you need to know to plan a trip to Cuba with the expert guide from Homestay.com. Learn why you should stay in a casa particular, what to pack and when to visit.

Written by Shafik Meghji

Know Where to go in Quito for a Mix of Old and New

Are you planning travel to Ecuador? Discover Quito with the expert guide from Homestay.com. From cafés to cable cars, there something for everyone in this city.