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Oct 9 2014 / Destinations

Monarch’s destination insider tips guide

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Not sure which destination to choose this summer? Or perhaps you’ve already decided but have no idea what to see? Well, we can help you out. Introducing the new Monarch Destination Tips – an interactive map that’s packed with insider secrets on where to go, what to do and where to stay. We’ve gone straight to the experts – […]

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Jun 11 2014 / Behind the Scenes

Tunisian Travels

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  I was recently lucky enough to get on one of the first flights to Tunisia from Manchester – one of Monarch’s new routes for summer 2014.  I’ve never been to Tunisia before, but as a fan of that part of the world and North African cuisine I was particularly excited. After an early start in Manchester and a […]

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Jun 10 2014 / Travel Tips & Advice

Tuesday Tips: Travelling with Kids, Ages 2-6

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We all love family holidays but flying with younger children can sometimes be a bit challenging. To help you all make the most of your trip, we’ve asked our dedicated followers on Facebook and Twitter, as well as some of our Monarch experts, for their personal tips on how to travel with the young ones, ages 2-6. Here are […]

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Feb 20 2013 / Travel Tips & Advice

Top tips for scatterbrained travellers

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I’d like to say that we’ve all been there. But it’s simply not true. Some of us are more forgetful than others when it comes to remembering everything we need in our suitcases. Take my sister’s boyfriend. My sister knows his reputation for leaving behind life’s essential items so, while they wait to check in, she likes to quiz […]

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Jul 16 2012 / Travel Tips & Advice

Can’t switch off? Tips on making the most of your summer

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You thought a mad rush to the airport was the last of your worries for some time. But now you’ve reached your destination and you still can’t quite unwind? A study by Dr Daniela Calvetti, has shown that ‘just as thinking burns energy – so does blocking a thought.’ The researchers likened trying to empty your mind to ‘stopping a […]

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Dec 23 2011 / Travel Tips & Advice

Have yourself a merry little… departure this Christmas with Monarch’s festive travel tips

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  We don’t like to be party-poopers at this festive time of the year and we know you will all have enough on your mind without worrying about the contents of your suitcase… However, experience has taught us that ‘Christmas’ can often mean passengers travelling with unusual items in their luggage (this includes the obligatory mistletoe… and occasionally frozen […]

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