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Cathy Toogood (Editor)'s blog

Third winner of Travel Guide of the Month Awards announced

I am pleased to announce that Richard Field is the third winner of our Travel Guide of the Month Awards with his guide 24 hours in Hong Kong - the best day of your life. Congratulations Richard, a £50 Amazon voucher is on its way to you.

 You can read Richard’s winning guide here: 

24 hours in Hong Kong - the best day of your life

ABode Manchester competition winner

All entrants who successfully named the city in our recent ABode Manchester competition were entered into a free prize draw.

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Simonseeks’ third Travel Guide of the Month Awards

The third Travel Guide of the Month nominations have now been decided. Take a look at the guides below and make sure that you vote to help your favourite win this month’s prize.

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Win a night at ABode Manchester

We are giving Simonseeks readers the chance to win a fabulous Soul on Fire night at ABode Manchester, one of my recommended hotels.

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The best places to buy ice cream

There is no better excuse to buy an ice cream than when the sun is shining and you are on holiday. To make sure that you find the best quality and flavours of ice cream when on a summer city break, our destination experts have recommended their favourite outlets below.

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This year’s summer crazes

Whether it be hula-hooping in parks or rollerblading down the high street, what should you expect the locals to be doing on your next summer holiday? Let our destination experts explain...you may just be tempted to join in.

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Free things to do in the city this summer

The pound may have regained some ground against the euro in the last few months, but many travellers are still trying to keep their costs down. If you are taking a city break this summer and don’t want to spend too much, take a look at our destination experts’ picks of the best free sights and attractions below.

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Keeping cool in the city this summer

Summer can be a great time to take a city break as the crowds are thinner and the locals tend to be more laidback and sociable. However, if the heat becomes too oppressive for sightseeing, or you just need a few hours to cool off and relax, where should you retreat to? Read valuable insider advice from our destination experts below.

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Holiday like a politician

Have you voted yet? Why not show your support in another way and holiday like your favourite politician?

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Wanted: food and drink guides

To complement the practical information on our new expert pages, we are looking for guides from you, the Simonseeks writing community.

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