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The Japanese Tea Ceremony: where to go and what to expect

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The Tiqets blog gives you the lowdown on the best places to go to in Kyoto for a tea ceremony experience. Kimono, you know want to read it.

Enryaku-ji: War, Peace, and Beauty

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Picture a secluded Buddhist monastery, nestled in the mountains, away from the hustle and bustle of modern life. You’re picturing Enryaku-ji. This ancient temple near Kyoto is one of the most important spiritual sites in the region, with centuries of fascinating history.

48 Hours in Istanbul

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Istanbul is a colourful, vibrant, and busy city. It can be overwhelming to pick the highlights you want to see and figure out how to get everywhere when you only have a limited amount of time. Here’s our guide on making the most of Istanbul in only 48 hours.

The best fantasy destinations in the UK & Ireland

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The history and mythology of the UK and Ireland have inspired countless works of fantastical fiction, from J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings to J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series. Whether you’re into wands and wizards or beards and battle-axes, here are some of the best places to visit around the UK and Ireland, ordered by series.

The Game of Thrones attractions you don’t know about

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With just a few more days to go before the final Game of Thrones season premieres, it’s time to breathe some (dragon) fire back into GOT mania and get excited…

Medieval battles, legends, and political intrigue: the best historical sites in the UK & Ireland

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Here are some of the best historical sites for history nerds looking to let their imaginations run wild – as well as a bit of fantasy folklore for good measure.

Where to find the best views in London

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The UK’s capital feels a lot calmer when you’re looking down on the action from up high! If you’re looking for the best views in London, look no further than this list!

Top 10 romantic destinations for Valentine’s Day

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All loved up with nowhere to go this Valentine’s Day? Here are our top 10 romantic destinations and what to do in them.

Come and meet the locals of Southeast Asia

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Tiqets is expanding to the East, so we sent our intrepid photographer Danny DePasquale “off grid” to discover the true locals of Southeast Asia.

Top 5 Royal Palaces To Bag Yourself A Prince

| Genoa, Granada, London, Naples, Paris, Travel tips | No Comments

With Megan and Harry marching up the aisle in 2018, that’s one more eligible Prince off the market. But fear not, single ladies (and gents), you can still bag yourself a royal if you know where to look.

The Tiqets’ Bluffer’s Guide to Italian

| Florence, Naples, Pisa, Rome, Travel tips, Venice | No Comments

Alright, we may not be able to cover everything needed to speak a foreign language fluently. But as travel experts, we can at least give you the vocab you need to start/get by in/or end, a conversation in Italian.

Our 7 top tips for traveling solo

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With remote working becoming more popular, and cheap flights making the world even smaller, lots of us are now traveling by ourselves. If you’re switching group travel for solo adventures, here are a few things to remember.