• About Rose

    Rose was never in any doubt about where her career was heading. Her love of travel and experiencing different cultures developed at a young age. When the opportunity to work for a Portuguese specialist tour operator arose, she jumped at the chance and four years later, she took things a step further and studied Tourism Management at university. The course gave Rose the opportunity travel to many parts of America culminating with a work placement in a ranch hotel in California. Since graduating, Rose has become an integral part of the Cities Direct team. She travels with her family at every opportunity and has built up superb first hand knowledge of some of Europe’s finest cities.

    Festive family fun in Bruges

    by  • October 10, 2018 • Bruges, City Breaks

    If you fancy something festive that will appeal to all the family, head to beautiful Bruges this winter.  From 24th November 2018 to 6th January 2019, the Festival of Ice and Snow Sculpture Bruges will be taking place. To celebrate the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse, the festival will be Disney inspired which is...

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    A long weekend in Malta

    by  • October 9, 2018 • Malta

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    Visiting Malta for a long weekend or even a week’s holiday is delightful at any time of year but it makes for a great escape from the long, cold winter months. With highs of 21˚ well into November and then only dropping to around 16˚ in the depths of winter, it will give you...

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    Awe-inspiring modern architecture in Europe

    by  • October 3, 2018 • Architecture, Berlin, Brussels, City Breaks, Europe, Seville, Valencia

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    Europe is renowned for its impressive variety of architectural styles dating back centuries. Ranging from Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and Renaissance to name a few, we have the largest concentration in such a small geographic area. Not only does it boast all of this but also some of the latest cutting-edge contemporary architecture which will...

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    Zagreb Christmas Market

    by  • August 21, 2018 • Christmas Markets, Zagreb

    Germany and France may well steal the limelight for the best Christmas Markets along with the many beautiful Eastern European cities but Zagreb Christmas Market has been voted Best Christmas Market for three years in a row. This was a public vote organised by European Best Destinations, a European organisation based in Brussels working...

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    The up and coming Praga district of Warsaw.

    by  • July 23, 2018 • City Breaks, Praga, Warsaw

    Venture off the well-trodden tourist path and make time to visit the Praga district just over the river from Warsaw’s old town. The area was once avoided due to its crime rates but is now becoming popular with artists and hipsters. Coffee shops and street art are popping up everywhere along with industrial redevelopments...

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