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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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    See Berlin on Foot to Discover the Best of the City

    by  • November 2, 2015 • Berlin, City Breaks

    Guided walking tours are an ideal way to learn about Berlin’s fascinating history Berlin has certainly experienced quite a history over the last century – more than many cities will experience in a millennium.  However, Berlin is very much a city which prefers to look forward rather than backwards.  It is still enjoying a...

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    From Hockney to Holbein in Berlin

    by  • September 10, 2015 • Art, Berlin, City Breaks, Exhibitions

    A new exhibition opens in the German capital. Berlin’s Martin-Gropius-Bau has undoubtedly been busy preparing for it’s grand unveiling of its latest exhibition. ‘From Hockney to Holbein. The Würth Collection in Berlin’ showcases a selection of over 400 works from one of the largest private art collections in Europe, containing in total just shy...

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    The Telegraph’s Short-Haul Bucket List

    by  • September 7, 2015 • Architecture, Art, Athens, Berlin, City Breaks, Moscow, Nature, Paris, Prague, Religious Sites, Rome, St Petersburg

    From Ephesus in Turkey to the Eiffel Tower, Venice to Versailles, The Telegraph selects its top 30 European places to visit before you die. Travel awards and top ten lists always greatly interest me and The Telegraph’s bucket list is no exception. Described as “the ultimate collection of places to see and things to...

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    Berlin is a fascinating city, with something for everyone.

    by  • June 22, 2015 • Berlin, City Breaks, Hotels

    After years of division, Berlin re-emerged as one of Europe’s edgiest cities, becoming an exciting mix of grit, glamour, culture and history. The city offers over 150 museums and galleries that cover subjects as diverse as old-master paintings, contemporary art, Bauhaus design and architecture, ancient Egypt, technology and of course, Berlin’s history. Berlin also...

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