• Art

    The Quieter Side of Florence

    by  • May 5, 2016 • Art, City Breaks, Florence, Nature

    Florence’s popular tourist sites are almost always very busy, so it’s worth discovering a few of the quieter, but no less interesting, attractions… Now that we’re into the month of May, the city of Florence is into its peak season from a tourist point of view.  Those people taking a city break in Florence...

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    Joan Miró in Frankfurt

    by  • April 23, 2016 • Art, Exhibitions, Frankfurt

    If you happen to be undertaking a city break over the next few weeks to the city of Frankfurt, there’s a pretty exciting exhibition devoted to one of the great artists of the 20th century that you should make time to see. Entitled ‘Joan Miró – Painting Walls, Painting Worlds’, this exhibition explores a...

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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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    Gauguin’s coming to Copenhagen

    by  • April 11, 2016 • Art, City Breaks, Copenhagen, Exhibitions

    A new exhibition devoted to Paul Gauguin, opens later this week at the NY Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Fresh from its success in Milan last year, Copenhagen’s NY Carlsberg Glyptotek is preparing to unveil its latest exhibition devoted to the French Post-Impressionist artist, Paul Gauguin. Entitled ‘Gauguin’s Worlds’, the Copenhagen exhibition is based on its...

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