• Art

    A Viennese Top 10

    by  • December 7, 2015 • Architecture, Art, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Music, Religious Sites, Top 10, Vienna

    From the Hundertwasserhaus to the Habsburg’s Hofburg, Vienna has no shortage of stunning attractions. The River Danube in December is not your obvious first choice for a swim, and yet it was reported on the news today that Viennese opportunists were jumping into the Austrian capital’s main waterway over the weekend as they sought...

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    Van Gogh Comes to Warsaw

    by  • November 22, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Warsaw

    Bringing the work of Van Gogh alive like never before, the Polish capital is the next stop on this unmissable interactive exhibition experience. If you happen to be venturing to the Polish capital over the next few months, there’s an exciting new exhibition in town that, for fans of Van Gogh, is definitely one...

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    Three Cheers for Chocolate!

    by  • November 19, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Film, Food & Drink, Turin

    Turin is the place to be as it plays host to its annual Film Festival, a Celebration of Chocolate and a Menagerie of Monet Masterpieces. It’s a busy time in Turin currently as the city prepares to play host to two rather important cultural events. In addition to the prestigious 33rd Torino Film Festival...

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    Nice – Ideal for a Winter Short Break

    by  • November 19, 2015 • Art, Cheap, City Breaks, Nice

    Nice can offer good weather and great prices during the quieter months. When the weather starts to feel rather cold, wet and generally miserable here in the UK, it’s always good to have a short winter break to look forward to and an ideal destination for such an escape is Nice. Often rather hot...

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    Try Gdansk for Something Different

    by  • October 25, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Gdansk, Religious Sites

    Poland has never been so popular with British holidaymakers and Gdansk offers a refreshingly different city break destination. Situated on the Baltic Coast, Gdansk offers a wealth of history, architecture and culture. The attractive gabled townhouses and pavement cafés make this a relaxing choice for anyone wanting to visit the Baltic or for anyone who...

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    What’s Happening in Helsinki

    by  • October 7, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Exhibitions, Food & Drink, Helsinki, Music

    Be it sailing ships or Sibelius, Herring Fairs or Henri Cartier-Bresson, there’s no shortage of special events taking place in the Finnish capital. If you happen to be city breaking in Helsinki over the next couple of weeks and months, there’s plenty going on. Running until this Saturday (10th October) is Helsinki’s oldest event,...

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