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  • Best Day Trips From London

    London is 2012's "it" spot, with its popularity booming as it hunkers down to host the Olympics and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. As spectacular as the city is, however, it's a shame to be locked down within its limits: There's just too much to explore within easy day tripping-distance. Here are our picks for the best day trips from London—the ones Londoners themselves can't resist. They're primed for what the Brits call a "day return," but can easily be extended to include an overnight stay as part of a longer UK vacation.

    Posted by Rachel Felder on March 14, 2012 at 2:55:27 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Christchurch Update: What You Need to Know

    New Zealand's Christchurch has been hit by several earthquakes over the past year but most of the city—and the Canterbury region—is open for business. We've got the scoop on the state of local travel with a brief summary of dining, lodgings, and activities.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on September 29, 2011 at 9:19:48 AM EDT in Travel Tips