For so many, Christmas is the most magical time of the year. For some, it’s celebrating the birth of Christ. For others, it’s a time of coming together, giving and receiving. However you celebrate Christmas, we have some great ideas to get you into the festive spirit – from the best UK Christmas markets to the best Christmas markets in Europe.

If you’re looking to visit Santa this year, we have 100+ Santa’s Grottos in the UK. Visiting London at Christmas? We have some great ideas for things to do in London at Christmas with kids, including a guide to the best Christmas markets in London.

However you celebrate Christmas, we hope you have a happy and healthy one!

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DIY Lapland Trip: 8 Top Tips To Book Lapland On A Budget

Can't justify the cost of a Lapland package holiday? The good news is that you can arrange a much cheaper DIY Lapland trip and this guide tells you exactly how.
Blenheim Palace Christmas lights.

The Magical Blenheim Palace Christmas Lights 2021

The Blenheim Palace Christmas lights are truly spectacular and well worth a visit at Christmas. Our guide gives you all you need to know to plan your visit.
Fireworks over Edinburgh Castle.

The 5 Best UK Cities To Visit At Christmas With Kids

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Feeling like cranking up the festive spirit with a Christmas city break in the UK? Here are 5 of the best UK cities to visit at Christmas with kids.
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Our Top 10 Fun Things To Do At Christmas With Kids

The Christmas holidays are fast approaching and it's time to start thinking about organising some things to do at Christmas that the whole family can enjoy. From Ice Skating to Christmas Pantos and seeing the Christmas light displays..these ideas are bound to fuel your Christmas spirit.
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50+ Ways to Enjoy a Virtual Christmas in 2021

It is reasonably safe to say that Christmas 2020 is going to be unlike any Christmas we've seen before. Many of our favourite Christmas events are being cancelled left, right and centre but thanks to these virtual Christmas events, we can still bring a little Christmas cheer into our homes.
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30 Best Christmas Movies for Kids (Plus 2020 Releases)

If you're feeling like getting into the Christmas spirit, here are 30 of the best Christmas movies for kids that can be enjoyed by the whole family. So pull on those Christmas jumpers, pop some corn and snuggle up for some festive movie fun.
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10 Cool Places to Go Ice Skating in London in 2021

London is an impossibly cool city anyway, but over the festive period, these places to go ice skating in London increase the cool factor in more ways than one. From the Natural History Museum to a secret rooftop bar, read all about the 10 top places to go ice skating in London this winter.
The Coppa Club Igloos at Tower Bridge

The 6 Best Igloo Restaurants In London To Try In 2021

Looking for igloo restaurants in London? Here are 6 of the best places to eat in an igloo in London this year.
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The Best Places to See the London Christmas Lights in 2021

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The London skyline sparkles all year round but it is especially sparkly at Christmas. Here are the best places to see the London Christmas lights in 2020, including some lesser known places.
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39 UK Christmas Light Trails 2021: The Most Complete Guide

Looking for Christmas things to do this year? Why not get into the festive spirit with a wander along one of the many enchanting Christmas Light Trails?
Festive decorations at Claridge's

16 Top Ideas for Family Christmas Breaks in the UK 2021

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From theme park Santa Sleepovers to holiday park winter wonderlands and all the trimmings and trappings at a luxury family hotel, we have 16 top suggestions for family Christmas breaks in the UK.
The Polar Express Train Ride

A Handy Guide To The 6 UK Polar Express Train Rides 2021

Looking for a truly magical Christmas experience this year? Read all about the famous Polar Express Train Rides, including where to find them and what to expect from them.
North Yorkshire Moors Railway Santa Train

35 Seriously Festive Santa Train Rides to Take in 2021

Looking for something a little different to the usual Santa's Grotto? Why not try a Santa Train Ride, especially if you have a railway fan in the family!? We've detailed 35 fantastic Santa train rides throughout the UK.
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40+ Brilliant Gift Ideas for Kids Who Travel

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Looking for gift ideas for kids who travel? We have over 40 fantastic travel gift ideas that are fun and educational for the little traveller in your life.
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100+ Santa’s Grottos and Santa Experiences in the UK 2021

Christmas is coming and if you're wondering where to take the kids to see Santa this year, we have over 100 ideas all across the UK. From Garden Centres to Steam Trains. From Winter Wonderlands to Castles and Christmas light shows, there's a Christmas experience for everyone.