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Michele Thomas method French

Learn a language

I’ve been learning French on and off since I was 5 years old and the most effective course I’ve used so far is by Michel Thomas. His audio guides teach you conversational French using a unique style of conversation with French learners, explainations and memory aids. He builds on what you learn in previous lessons, …

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Booking accommodation

If you want to find the best rates for places to stay in the UK try searching on these websites: booking.com – my personal favourite, due to their fee free cancellations hostelbookers.com justintimehotels.com lastminute.com or you can go straight to these hotel providers to see what their best rates are – you can often get …

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Brussels

Visit Brussels

What to do: Take a day trip to Bruge Visit a flower market Sample some local beers Visit a Vintage Boutique for some bargain buys like Tata Yoyo & Pauline Carton’s at 7 Place Rouppe 1000 Bruxelles When to visit: April/May – Spring time brings flowers and nice weather June-August – Summer time is the …

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Bonfire Night

Bonfire Night falls on the 5th of November each year and commemorates the failed attempt of Guy Fawkes to blow up the English parliament in 1605. In the lead up to bonfire night you’ll see and hear many fireworks each night. These can be legally purchased from local shops. Some communities burn an effigy upon the Bonfire …

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