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Christmas Links

Christmas in Leeds - all you need to know about Leeds at Christmas, from festive fun to serious issues.

San Diego Christmas - the guide to the holiday season in San Diego California.

Christmas in New York City - it's cold in New York at Christmas, but it remains one of the most popular destinations for Christmas shopping for international tourists, as well as locals.

Other Links

looking for holiday cottages or cottage holidays?

here's a great resource if you're looking for window blinds.

And Finally, A Little Knowledge Shared...

Christmas is the busiest shopping period of the year - as everyone runs to the shops to buy gifts for each other. Although it's a tradition for Christmas shopping to start around November 1st, more and more stores start selling Christmas gifts earlier - with Harrods opening their xmas department in July!

The Christmas Blog

Festive Fizz
Our Christmas wine experts share the secrets of the best champagnes and sparkling wines for Christmas - and all price ranges
by Grape Expectations

see all xmas blog posts

You May Not Know

European Crusaders brought the mince pie back to England in the 12th Century. It was filled with meat, as well as fruits and spices. Although it has kept the same name, there is no longer any meat in a British mince pie. Well not normally.