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Welcome to Stansted Express' Blog.

Discover exciting and fun trip ideas as well as helpful travel advice when visiting Europe or London.

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Best Places to Travel With Kids

Create memorable family holidays by visiting one of our picks for the best places to travel to with kids.

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Navigating London during the Coronation

Find out everything you need to know about the coronation and make the most of your visit to London.

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Things to do in Amsterdam

Visiting Amsterdam and wondering about what to get up to? Check out our guide on where to stay and things to do.

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Most romantic European cities to visit Valentine’s Day

Looking for a romantic European getaway for Valentine's day? Discover the most romantic cities in Europe.

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Most festive European cities

Wondering which city to visit this festive period?

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Winter destination Copenhagen

Find out the best things to do in Copenhagen in your Winter break, including ice skating and festive Christmas markets.

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Reduce the carbon footprint of your trip

Find out how to reduce your carbon footprint when travelling with our environmentally-friendly travel tips.

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Last minute trip ideas

Last-minute holiday break? Check out our recommendations for last-minute getaway destinations.

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Keeping kids entertained on journeys

Looking for ways to keep your little ones entertained when travelling?

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Things to do in Brussels

Find out the best things to do and top attractions to visit in Brussels.

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Optimise luggage space

Learn how to pack a suitcase efficiently and get the most out of your luggage space.

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Solo travelling

Interested in travelling alone? Check out our solo travel guide.

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Environmental benefits of travelling by train

Find out all the environmental benefits of train travel.

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Cheapest time to go abroad

Check out our top tips for a cheaper summer break.

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Guide to travelling with kids

We outline top tips when travelling with kids, especially for first-timers.

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Travelling on a budget

Our top tips for travelling on a budget, including being flexible and knowing the best times to travel for cheaper flights.

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Spring destination Venice

There are many reasons to go to Venice, including the food, culture and world-famous canals.

Town square in Croatia

Best European Couples Getaways

Discover our most romantic destinations for couples to travel to across Europe.

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