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5 Little known treasures in Barcelona

   One of the most visited cities in Europe, Barcelona is famous for its stunning architecture, award winning attractions and vibrant nightlife, but here we look at some of the city’s little known treasures.

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How to room swap in Barcelona, Spain

  Fancy a trip to Barcelona but struggling to find a reasonably priced hotel room? Why not room swap for just $10 a night with flipMyroom and use the money you save to explore this stunning city?

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Is Your Spare Room Your Ticket to Travel the World?

Room swapping website flipMyroom is on a mission to make travel simple, affordable and safe. How? Members can become part of a community of like-minded people who stay in each other’s spare rooms, either with a direct swap or paying a nominal fee to cover cleaning expenses to the other member.

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8 Destinations That Smash New Years Eve

Looking for the ultimate destination to see in New Year? We’ve got some great suggestions for you.

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5 Amazing Places to Spend Christmas

Not sure staying at home for Christmas is for you this year? Here’s 5 suggestions for places that know how to rock the festive season.

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Christmas Markets Around the World

If you’re looking to do a little seasonal shopping combined with a wintery city break, your mind may automatically take you to Germany. While Germany is a wonderful destination to explore at Christmas time, here’s 3 more we think you should consider.

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10 Things You Can’t Miss in Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal’s beautiful capital city, is where ancient customs and modern innovation collide to create an unmissable city break destination. Here’s just a few of the things you can’t miss while you’re there:

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Satisfy Your Inner History Geek in London

From its beginnings as a Roman settlement to the present day metropolis it has become, London is without a doubt one of the most fascinating historic cities in the world. If you’re looking to squeeze a little history into your trip to London, here’s what you can’t miss.

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The Buying Power of $10 Around the World

With flipMyroom, the room to room exchange site, you can stay anywhere in the world and pay the other member just  $10 a night. But once you’re there how far can your hard earned cash stretch?

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7 Things You Can’t Miss in Montmatre

There is nothing more beautiful, or indeed rewarding, than the view from the top of the Butte de Montmatre. Standing proud atop the hill, the Sacre Coeur Basilica is always at the top of the list when it comes to sightseeing in Montmatre. But the area has so much more to offer

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