In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1excursión de un día femeninoto go on a day trip to the seaside — ir a pasar el día a la playa
- My wife wanted to visit Barcelona, and persuaded me to drive to the Catalonian capital for a day trip.
- You may be tempted to extend Texas Tourism Week and take a different day trip every weekend.
- As a tourist destination it was overshadowed by the majesty of Niagara Falls which is a comfortable day trip from the city.
- Mr McGuire had been taking a group of RAF cadets out on a day trip to Bury when he returned to his car and discovered the parking ticket.
- We did a day trip out to Shepreth Wildlife Park while they were here.
- To finalise the tour the best was to come, a day trip to Eurodisney, just outside Paris.
- Almost thirty teenagers will travel to Oakwood on a day trip this Thursday.
- His favourite day trip would be a visit to a wildlife park or to the zoo.
- Activities include arts and crafts, sports, swimming, bowling, cinema and a day trip.
- Monte Carlo is only a ten-minute train ride from Nice, so it seemed like the perfect day trip.
- It has ended the quick day trip for US passengers, because the security delays mean it's no longer possible.
- I think we became the first people traveling from Shanghai to cram the experience into a day trip!
- I am still amazed at the fact that I can go to Cornwall for a day trip.
- School's out: we went on a day trip to Luxor - five hours by coach, but worth it!
- A good day trip should involve either a very short drive or lots of leisurely driving.
- My wife and I also took a day trip down to Battle, where the Battle of Hastings was fought.
- He said that on the day of her disappearance, the family had planned a day trip to Blackpool, but his wife felt unwell and chose not to join them.
- I remember one winter doing a day trip from Eastbourne to the Wainuiomata Coast Road and back.
- Bear in mind that a day trip will still only give you four and a half hours of shopping time.
- This group holds an event each month, mostly at local clubs with an occasional day trip by bus or weekend away.
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