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Claire Bullen

Globetrotter, chowhound, travel writer for Hg2 | A Hedonist’s guide to... and contributor to Cheapflights Travel Blogs.
Britain’s Most Starry Locations
Search flights to the UK   In recent years, so-called ‘dark sky’ tourism has seen huge gains in popularity....
5 of the craziest nude festivals in the world
It’s not a festival until you take off all your clothes, right? If you’re attending one of these crazy...
8 of the best speakeasy bars in New York
If you like your cocktails served up with secret passwords, 1920s-era décor and undercover entryways, you’ll be in Prohibition...
6 animal cafes in Tokyo
Whether offering cats, rabbits, dogs, or even reptiles to cuddle with, these six venues are our top Tokyo picks.
5 weird and wonderful ways to welcome in the New Year
From bread banging in Ireland to dish throwing in Denmark, here are five of the most unusual ways that...
6 castle retreats in Scotland you’ll never forget
With their unspoiled natural settings, historical intrigue and luxurious accommodations, these six castle retreats have all the makings of...
America’s Most Exciting Gypsy Brewers
It seems logical that brewers would make beer at their own breweries. Right? Well, not always. In the past...
American English vs UK English
Search flights to the USA   Comparing Anglicisms and Americanisms is one of those eternally amusing activities for native...
The Best British Cities for Hen and Stag Dos
Search flights to Edinburgh   In the midst of planning your hen or stag do? While Blackpool and Brighton...