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Grown-up Travel Guide News Update

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel City of Stockholm and Nobel Foundation Join Forces to Create a Nobel Prize Center in Stockholm by Nobelprize.org On December 1, 2011, the Nobel Foundation and the City of Stockholm signed a declaration of intent to work jointly towards the […]

Travel-related fun spot – Groupon manages to majorly misquote a once-mighty manager – twice

Love that alliteration! So what’s this then? Well, as a subscriber to Groupon’s (Norwegian) offers I receive a couple of emails most days. I’ve yet to take them up on any travel bargains but I am often heard emitting a frustrated “O.F.F.S.” when reading their sales pitches. “O.F.F.S.”? What does that – oh wait, I […]

The verdict is in: London is Europe’s best shopping destination

There´s gold at the end of the rainbow for London´s shopkeepers… Another reason to love the British capital? Well, could be…depending on your priorities. Anyway London came in at number one in the Globe Shopper City Index – Europe, a new Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) research program sponsored by Global Blue. Global who? They run the […]

Five new ways to reach Stockholm with SAS

Stockholm. It´s a Grown-up Travel Guide favourite and soon to be the subject of our first in-depth destination guide. Ah yes, I remember you banging on about the food scene… True enough. The best blood pudding I´ve ever tasted for one thing… Okay, so what´s the news then? Well, our friends at SAS have announced five […]

News: Shake it up at London Cocktail Week

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Hey-ho, sounds very sophisticated? Well to an extent, yes. London is of course famous for its pubs but the capital also has a burgeoning cocktail scene. Er, really? Oh ye of little faith. Maybe it’s time to find out what’s on offer then… Hit me! London Cocktail Week starts today, Friday October 7 and runs […]