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August 2013 News Articles

Barcelona Celebrates Creativity and Catalan Camaraderie

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August 30, 2013 at 10:01

August 2013 saw the 197th La Festa Gràcia held in Barcelona, Spain. Every year, for one week in August, the streets of the Gràcia district of Barcelona come alive with a sea of colourful and creative street decorations, in a festival to simply celebrate the charm of the neighbourhood.
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The 70th Venice International Film Festival

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August 29, 2013 at 11:32

The 70th International film festival takes place this year from 28th August – 7th September in the ornate Italian city of Venice.
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One Million and Counting for Croatian Hotspot Dubrovnik

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August 28, 2013 at 09:27

On 18th August, Dubrovnik airport welcomed its one millionth visitor of the year as Alexandra Sandimirova arrived from Moscow.
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Viewing Paris from a Zeppelin

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August 27, 2013 at 10:24

Sightseeing in Paris has reached new heights that exceed the tip of the Eiffel Tower.
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Budapest Celebrates St. Stephen’s Day with Confectionary De...

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August 23, 2013 at 09:59

Each year in Hungary, jovial events take place on 20th August all across the country, with thousands of tourists flocking to the capital, Budapest, to join the centre of the action in honour of St. Stephen’s day.
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Croatia Growing in Popularity with UK Holidaymakers

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August 22, 2013 at 17:00

The Post Office has revealed that sales of Croatian currency rose significantly during this year’s first six months.
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A Transatlantic Triple

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August 22, 2013 at 09:47

Jet2holidays are treating customers to a trio of transatlantic gems with the launch today of 2014 city breaks to new destinations Boston and Toronto, in addition to giving people a further bite of the Big Apple with an Easter trip to New York.

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Jet2.com Sponsors Blackpool Illuminations Switch-On

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August 21, 2013 at 12:39

Jet2.com will be helping to light up Blackpool again with the sponsorship of its iconic Illuminations Switch-On weekend.

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Scottish Airport Enjoys a Busy Start to the Summer

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August 21, 2013 at 08:58

Glasgow International Airport has experienced the busiest June it has had in five years, as traveller numbers rose to more than 770,000 – a 5.4 per cent increase on 2012.
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Cypriot Government Puts its Money on Casino Plans

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August 20, 2013 at 17:17

Those booking cheap flights to Cyprus will soon be able to enjoy a flutter after the country’s government gave the green light to plans for a large casino resort to be built.
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Tenerife Enjoys Increase in UK Visitor Numbers

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August 16, 2013 at 13:50

According to figures recently released by the Tenerife Tourism Corporation, the number of tourists heading to the island from the UK rose significantly in May this year.
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Cyprus Government Launches Tourism Campaign

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August 19, 2013 at 14:04

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO) has announced plans to launch an advertising initiative aimed at improving the holiday experience for those who choose to visit the country for their holidays.
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French Billionaire’s Art Collection to Go On Show in Paris

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August 15, 2013 at 11:21

French investor François Pinault is set to lend a number of pieces of art to Paris’ Conciergerie.
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British Tourists Still Flocking to Spain, According to New ...

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August 14, 2013 at 09:34

The Spanish National Tourist Office has released figures which reveal that British holidaymakers now account for more than a quarter of all foreign visitors to the country.
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Paris Attraction Opens to Tourists After 500 years

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August 13, 2013 at 09:20

Tourists booking cheap flights to Paris this summer will have something extra special to look forward to after it was announced that one of the city’s most impressive buildings will be temporarily opened to the public.
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Christmas Comes Early With NEW Jet2holidays and Jet2.com Fe...

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August 13, 2013 at 13:06

Christmas has come early as Jet2holidays and Jet2.com announce TWO exciting new Christmas market destinations, Vienna and Cologne, available for 2013.

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Dutch Restaurant Caters for Solo Travellers

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August 12, 2013 at 09:51

A new restaurant in the Dutch capital, Amsterdam, decided to address the age-old social stigma of solo dining recently, by temporarily kitting itself out with tables designed to accommodate single eaters.
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Music Festival to Take Place in Pula’s Historical Venues

August 08, 2013 at 15:24

Outlook Festival is heading to Croatia’s Fort Punta Christo at the end of August, and the line-up looks set to build on the event’s previous success.
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Jet2.com support the Yorkshire Air Ambulance

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August 07, 2013 at 13:02

At this year's Yorkshire Beer Awards proceeds were donated to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance service and Jet2.com were more than happy to assist in raising funds for this fantastic cause.

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Athletes Gearing Up For 26-mile Run in the Sun

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August 07, 2013 at 11:03

Lanzarote’s world famous marathon will be taking place this December, drawing athletes from all walks of life to compete for the prestigious number one spot.
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Disneyland Paris’ Extended Anniversary Celebrations Closing...

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August 06, 2013 at 17:34

In April 2012, Disneyland Paris marked 20 years of inspiring wonder in the hearts of children from all over the world.
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UK Travellers Get New Porpoise to Visit the Netherlands

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August 05, 2013 at 17:59

Researchers working at the Imares Wageningen institute have revealed that an estimated 85,000 porpoise are living in the North Sea off the coast of the Netherlands.
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Guest Post: Discover The Delights Of Zante

August 02, 2013 at 16:30

Travel blogger Heather Cowper recently flew with Jet2.com to the sun-soaked island of Zante, a firm favourite with holidaymakers looking for beautiful beaches, fabulous food, stunning scenery and fun in the sun.
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Eeh By Gum, There’s Nowt Better Than Yorkshire Day!

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August 01, 2013 at 17:19

Unless yer lugs have fell off yer ‘ead, or yer just daft as a brush, you’ll know that today is Yorkshire Day, an’ ere at Jet2.com we’re proud to call Yorkshire our ‘ooam!
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Jet2.com’s In-flight Menu Hots Up with Launch of its Bigges...

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August 01, 2013 at 17:12

Passengers can enjoy an even tastier flight experience with the launch of Jet2.com’s new in-flight meal range.

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UK Music Fans Beating Festival Price Hikes with European Tr...

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August 01, 2013 at 15:45

People across the UK are gearing up for a summer of live music, with the festival season getting into full swing.
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