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Welcome to Footprints the blog, packed full of exciting tales from our latest adventures, from magical tours to neon-lit city breaks, breath-taking wildlife encounters and paradise island escapes. It’s all here, plus news, recipes, competitions and insider tips from travel-obsessed experts, all driven by a single goal: to transport you to the most spectacular locations in the world.

Canada’s most breathtaking views

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Home to natural splendour and wondrous scenery, it’s no wonder Canada is often touted as one of the most beautiful places on earth. Everywhere you turn you’re delighted with postcard-perfect views and photo-worthy landscapes; from craggy mountain peaks and sparkling lakes to pretty cities and thundering waterfalls. There’s no doubt about it: Canada is simply stunning.

48 hours in San Francisco

a person riding a bicycle next to a body of water

There's a reason why people speak so highly of this iconic coastal city. Get the most from your California holidays with our guide on how to spend two days in San Francisco

Top tips for planning a family holiday

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It's good to plan before you embark on your next family trip. Here are some timely top tips to ensure your holiday with either teens or toddlers is full of happiness and hassle-free.

Celebrate Canada’s 150th in style

a clock tower lit up at night

Canada sure knows how to throw a party, and with the country’s 150th birthday just around the corner, there’s never been a better time to celebrate. The sesquicentennial festivities are due to kick off from 31st December and run throughout 2017, with everything from music festivals and sporting events to free entry to all National Parks throughout the year.