• Archive for October, 2014

    The Halloween Hotspots of Paris

    by  • October 30, 2014 • City Breaks, Paris

    Catacombs and Cemeteries of the French Capital On the eve of Halloween, I thought it rather apt to write a bewitching blog around one of Europe’s most popular short break destinations. From underground catacombs and celebrity-packed cemeteries to outrageously offensive anatomical anomalies, where better to write about than Paris, where a city break over...

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    Tallinn is a Foodie Heaven for a Week

    by  • October 22, 2014 • City Breaks, Food & Drink, Tallinn

    The first week of November is Restaurant Week in Tallinn   For the 4th year running, Estonia’s capital city will be celebrating its annual “Restaurant Week” between 1st and 7th November. 44 of Tallinn’s best restaurants are pledging to offer particularly memorable taste experiences to guests during the week. The aim is to promote...

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    Prague, Vienna & Budapest with a free 4 star hotel upgrade

    by  • October 22, 2014 • Budapest, City Breaks, Multi Centre Breaks, Prague, Vienna

    Former luminaries of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, imperial splendour is still very much alive in the architecture and atmosphere of these gracious cities. On our triple centre break you will spend 2 nights in Prague, 2 nights in Vienna then round things off with a splendid 3 nights in Budapest. Return flights, breakfast, rail travel...

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    Matisse in Stockholm

    by  • October 21, 2014 • Art, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Stockholm

    Enjoy the art of Matisse at Waldemarsudde, one of Stockholm’s lesser-known yet richly rewarding attractions Chances are that if you were considering a city break in Stockholm, you might not have heard of, let alone considered, a visit to the Waldemarsudde. And yet this cultural institution, situated on the delightfully tranquil island of Djurgården...

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