• Archive for June, 2013

    Child friendly Budapest

    by  • June 30, 2013 • Budapest, Children, City Breaks • 0 Comments

    Budapest may not be one of the first cities that spring to mind when deciding on a city break with kids, but it actually has more than many European cities. With many beautiful parks and outdoor activities, child friendly museums and indoor and outdoor pools, it has everything for an exciting, fun packed family...

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    Extraordinary Edinburgh…

    by  • June 28, 2013 • City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Edinburgh • 0 Comments

    Every August, Scotland’s cultural capital Edinburgh, bursts into life with the jolly jamboree that is the Fringe Festival. Comedy, music, cabaret and a multitude of other vibrant entertainment take place in various venues across the city.  It’s the perfect time for an Edinburgh City Break. Of course, there is plenty to discover beyond the...

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    A Viennese Waltz…

    by  • June 25, 2013 • City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Luxury Breaks, Vienna • 0 Comments

    Vienna, former capital of the Habsburg Empire will delight you with magnificent architecture and imperial treasures and intrigue you with its fascinating history and cultural heritage. There is much to see, from Gothic St. Stephen’s Cathedral to the Imperial Palace, the Art Nouveau splendor of the Secession, the magnificent baroque palace Schönbrunn, the Museum...

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    The Vikings return

    by  • June 25, 2013 • Berlin, City Breaks, Copenhagen, Culture Breaks, Exhibitions, London • 0 Comments

    Officially unveiled by Queen Margrethe of Denmark last week, Copenhagen’s National Museum has just launched a rather spectacular exhibition entitled ‘Viking’, presenting a modern-day representation of the Viking age and their love of adventure, savagery and desire to conquer. The exhibition comprises four central themes – international contacts, power and aristocracy, war and warriors...

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    A Magical Musical Mystery Tour of Europe

    by  • June 24, 2013 • City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Dublin, Granada, Hamburg, Liverpool, London, Music, Paris, Stockholm • 0 Comments

    If you were playing a game of word association and someone said ‘The Beatles’, chances are your automatic response would be John Lennon, Paul McCartney or, quite possibly, Liverpool. Yet did you know that Hamburg also claims strong links to the Fab Four, with a dedicated Beatles-Platz – paved black to look like a...

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