• Archive for October, 2013

    Oslo & Bergen with Norway in a Nutshell® tour…

    by  • October 29, 2013 • Bergen, Oslo

    Experience the extraordinary scenery of Norway, travel across the “roof” of the country by train from Oslo to Bergen and ride one of Europe’s steepest rail routes, the Flam railway from the high mountains to the water’s edge for a spectacular fjord cruise. Oslo &  Bergen with Norway in a Nutshell® tour – Save up to...

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    Paris – a Chocoholic’s Dream!

    by  • October 22, 2013 • City Breaks, Festivals, Food & Drink, Paris

    If you’re a lover of Lindt, a fan of Ferrero Rocher or a closet Cadbury’s connoisseur, this Paris short break is an absolute must! Fresh from its run last week at London’s Olympia, the annual 2013 Salon du Chocolat takes over Paris’ Porte de Versailles from Wednesday, 30th October until Sunday, 3rd November, and is,...

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    Amsterdam – A Feast of Music, Film and Festive Fun

    by  • October 20, 2013 • Amsterdam, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Festivals, Film, Music

    There’s always something going on in Amsterdam, and this weekend sees the close of the Amsterdam Dance Event, or (ADE).   As the world’s biggest club festival and Europe’s leading electronic music conference, it’s a true dance lovers’ Mecca. ADE brings in large crowds with world-famous established names on the line-up alongside a long list...

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    Palazzo Pitti and the Impressionists in Florence

    by  • October 17, 2013 • Architecture, Art, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Exhibitions, Florence

    Think of Florence and immediately the Renaissance Masters come to mind – Botticelli, Michelangelo, Titian and Caravaggio to name but a very select few. Yet running until the 5th of January 2014 is a small but important exhibition dedicated to the works of the ever-popular Impressionist movement, to be held in the opulent surroundings...

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