• Carcassonne charms visitors at any time of year

    by  • February 11, 2018

    The city has so much for every tourist to enjoy. The thought of spending a few days in Carcassonne is very appealing when we’re in the middle of an English winter, with plenty of cold, grey and dreary days.  The weather in the south of France in February is not guaranteed to be warm...

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    It’s Hard to Beat a Good Twin Centre City Break

    by  • December 12, 2017

    Krakow combines well with a number of other Polish cities to make a perfect two-centre holiday Twin centre breaks are becoming ever more popular as people look to travel to more destinations and become more confident at travelling between two different European towns or cities.  Poland offers a wide range of different possibilities, both...

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    Vibrant Valencia – a fun filled city for all the family

    by  • December 6, 2017

    Valencia is a brilliant choice for a family break in the springtime or any time of year for that matter. When you’re craving some sunshine but it’s not quite warm enough for the pool or beach, it is a perfect city to visit. Travelling in April, the weather was around 20˚C throughout our stay....

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    Beat the winter blues with a luxury break in Budapest.

    by  • December 4, 2017

    Once Christmas is over and the spring still feels like a distant dream, head to Budapest for a bit of luxury to banish those winter blues away. Travelling in January and February, you can treat yourself to a 5* hotel at a similar cost to a 3* hotel at other times of the year....

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    Munich – An Accessible City

    by  • November 30, 2017

    Most of the centre of Munich is well suited to the needs of disabled people   Following on from my recent blog on Accessible Lisbon, I also visited Munich earlier this year and thought it would be worth mentioning a few of my experiences.  As a wheelchair user, my views  of cities can be...

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    Accessible Lisbon

    by  • November 23, 2017

    In my experience, Lisbon is one of the easiest European cities to explore if you’re in a wheelchair   I am disabled and use a wheelchair (pushed by my kind husband) to get around outside.  This year I have been fortunate enough to visit a few European cities but two in particular stand out...

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