• Architecture

    Make a Visit to Seville and Granada a “Must Do” this Autumn

    by  • August 24, 2017 • Architecture, City Breaks, Granada, Multi Centre Breaks, Seville

    The off-peak months are the best time to visit these two incredible cities Anyone living in the north-west of England who is thinking of taking a city -break this autumn just has to give serious consideration to two of the great Andalusian cities – Seville and Granada.  From 30th October, Ryanair will be running...

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    There’s Much to Do in Munich

    by  • April 18, 2016 • Architecture, Art, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Munich, Nature, Religious Sites, Sport

    Capitalise on the capital of Bavaria with a city break in Germany’s third city. Following on from last week’s blog about the UEFA Champion’s League Quarter Final teams, Atlético Madrid, Man City, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have made it through to the last four, with semi-final matches being played late April and early...

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    Additional Architectural Wonders in Europe

    by  • March 8, 2016 • Antwerp, Architecture, Basel, City Breaks, Cologne, Ljubljana, Paris, Vienna

    Celebrating the architectural genius of Frank Gehry and Richard Rogers (amongst others) across the European continent. I’ve written a few blogs now about Europe’s most distinctive and unusual buildings and each time I think I must surely have exhausted the subject, I come across another surreal structure. With previous blogs devoted to the unique...

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    If You Enjoy Culture – Head to Dresden

    by  • March 4, 2016 • Architecture, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Dresden

    After more than 70 years of reconstruction, Dresden has become a major cultural centre in present-day Germany. Dresden, capital of the eastern German state of Saxony, is distinguished by its celebrated art museums and the classic architecture of its reconstructed old town. The sheer abundance and splendour of the city’s cultural treasures are enough to take...

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    Zadar is Crowned European Best Destination 2016

    by  • February 17, 2016 • Architecture, City Breaks, Zadar

    See for yourself “the most beautiful sunset in the world” in this year’s winner of the title, European Best Destination. The 289,000 votes have been cast and the winner announced of the 2016 Best European Destination, a competition organised by the eponymous travel organisation based in Brussels, developed to promote culture and tourism in...

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