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Five reasons to travel to Brussels by Eurostar

Last week the news broke that Eurostar could cut train services and staff due to the ‘challenging environment’ following the UK’s EU referendum vote. I’m a huge fan of the Eurostar as an alternative to air travel, and couldn’t help thinking this could be a retrograde step for sustainable travel. So I decided to highlight my top five reasons to travel to Brussels by Eurostar…

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Brussels: Seat of European Power

Love it or hate it, the British are obsessed with the European Union. Everyone has an opinion on whether we should be in or out, and soon we will vote in a referendum to determine just that. 

So it was with great interest that I took the opportunity to get a behind the scenes view of what goes on inside the European Parliament during a visit to Brussels…

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