• Berlin

    It’s the Height of Summer – But Now is the Time to Think About Christmas Markets!

    by  • July 20, 2017 • Berlin, Christmas Markets, Krakow, Munich, Prague

    Christmas Markets are held in the heart of many European cities in the run-up to Christmas   We’re in the middle of summer and the majority of schools are about to break up for the summer holidays but it’s an ideal time to start thinking about Christmas Market breaks.  Flights and hotels will already...

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    Bowie – The Session in Berlin

    by  • February 2, 2016 • Berlin, Exhibitions, Film, Music

    Intrinsically intertwined, pay homage to Bowie in Berlin. Since David Bowie’s untimely passing just a few weeks ago, his vast back catalogue of hits, not to mention his recently released new album, have dominated the airwaves, a testament to his formidable influence not only on the music industry but on popular culture as a...

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    City Breaks with a Scintilla of Science on the Side

    by  • January 10, 2016 • Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Children, City Breaks, Cologne, Exhibitions, Florence, Geneva, Paris

    From Planetariums to Particle Physics, Europe boasts a sensational array of science centres. When discussing the virtues and attractions of Europe’s principal cities, much is made of the historical, political and religious monuments and stunning architecture, the fabulous cultural institutions devoted to art, music and theatre, the rivers and canals that carve their watery...

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    Marathon Aspirations

    by  • December 27, 2015 • Amsterdam, Antwerp, Athens, Barcelona, Belfast, Belgrade, Bergen, Berlin, Bordeaux, Bratislava, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Cannes, City Breaks, Cologne, Copenhagen, Dresden, Dublin, Edinburgh, Florence, Frankfurt, Funchal, Geneva, Girona, Hamburg, Helsinki, Istanbul, Kiev, Krakow, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Madeira, Madrid, Malaga, Malta, Marseille, Milan, Moscow, Munich, Naples, New York, Nice, Oslo, Palermo, Palma, Paris, Porto, Prague, Reykjavik, Riga, Rome, Rotterdam, Salzburg, San Sebastian, Seville, Sport, St Petersburg, Stockholm, Tallinn, Tromso, Turin, Valencia, Venice, Verona, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw, Wroclaw, Zagreb, Zurich

    Start 2016 with a spring in your step and a place in one of Europe’s city marathons. If your festive indulgences have left you approaching 2016 full of well-intentioned resolutions to get in shape, then it’s more than likely that you’re not alone! No matter how dedicated you start the New Year, it’s often...

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    The Modernist Monuments and Buildings of Berlin

    by  • December 13, 2015 • Architecture, Berlin, City Breaks

    Beyond the Brandenburg Gate, the Berliner Dom and the grand buildings of the Unter den Linden, Berlin plays host to some striking examples of modernist architecture. Europe is home to some of the finest standout buildings and landmarks around the world, with Renaissance, Baroque and Gothic structures amongst the must-see monuments and structures across...

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