• City Breaks

    Amsterdam is a great destination to visit in January or February – enjoy museums and exhibitions without the crowds

    by  • December 10, 2018 • Amsterdam, City Breaks, Museums

    Amsterdam isn’t the obvious choice for a winter short break, but if you’re interested in visiting the museums and art galleries it’s the ideal time to go. You’ll be able to enjoy looking at the paintings and exhibits without having to fight your way through the crowds. Most visitors to Amsterdam aim to visit...

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    Carnival time in Cadiz

    by  • December 5, 2018 • Cadiz, City Breaks

    Visit the charming city of Cadiz this spring and get in the party spirit. With festivities taking place across Spain in the weeks before Lent, Cadiz has the oldest carnival celebrations on mainland Spain. The city is in full party swing with colourful floats, processions, music and fireworks. A wonderful time to experience this...

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    Festive family fun in Bruges

    by  • October 10, 2018 • Bruges, City Breaks

    If you fancy something festive that will appeal to all the family, head to beautiful Bruges this winter.  From 24th November 2018 to 6th January 2019, the Festival of Ice and Snow Sculpture Bruges will be taking place. To celebrate the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse, the festival will be Disney inspired which is...

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    Awe-inspiring modern architecture in Europe

    by  • October 3, 2018 • Architecture, Berlin, Brussels, City Breaks, Europe, Seville, Valencia

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    Europe is renowned for its impressive variety of architectural styles dating back centuries. Ranging from Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and Renaissance to name a few, we have the largest concentration in such a small geographic area. Not only does it boast all of this but also some of the latest cutting-edge contemporary architecture which will...

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    My weekend in Paris

    by  • September 6, 2018 • City Breaks, Paris, Rail

    Well what can you say that hasn’t already been said about the iconic city of Paris? It’s got everything  – world renowned sights, cafes, bars, famous museums, sporting events – the list is endless! We started our journey from London St Pancras. If you haven’t used the Eurostar before I’d highly recommend it! Less...

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    The up and coming Praga district of Warsaw.

    by  • July 23, 2018 • City Breaks, Praga, Warsaw

    Venture off the well-trodden tourist path and make time to visit the Praga district just over the river from Warsaw’s old town. The area was once avoided due to its crime rates but is now becoming popular with artists and hipsters. Coffee shops and street art are popping up everywhere along with industrial redevelopments...

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