• Dubrovnik

    Budget airline EasyJet unveils new routes from Manchester to Dubrovnik and Granada

    by  • December 15, 2016 • City Breaks, Dubrovnik, Granada

    Granada is a wonderful city-break destination, either on its own or combined with other Spanish cities. Earlier this winter easyJet added the London Gatwick-Granada route to its portfolio.  Operations will commence in February 2017.  Yesterday the airline announced plans to add three new routes from Manchester Airport, including the very popular Croatian city of...

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    Game of Thrones Returns!

    by  • April 13, 2015 • Belfast, Dubrovnik, Film, Seville, Spilt

    Be it Belfast, Dubrovnik or Seville, some of Europe’s finest landscapes and buildings are set to return to our screens. Fans of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones have been feverishly awaiting the launch of series five on our TV screens, with many a European backdrop representing the Seven Kingdoms as depicted in...

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    Dubrovnik – Pearl of the Adriatic

    by  • October 7, 2014 • Architecture, City Breaks, Dubrovnik, Nature, Religious Sites

    Celebrating Croatian Independence Day with a look at the Country’s Captivating Capital City One of our most popular city break destinations, Dubrovnik combines centuries of rich architectural heritage in its stunningly preserved Old Town with a more contemporary Mediterranean vibe, making it one of the Adriatic and indeed Europe’s most popular stomping grounds for...

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    Game of Thrones – From Malta & Morocco to Iceland & Northern Ireland

    by  • July 10, 2014 • Belfast, City Breaks, Dubrovnik, Film, Malta, Marrakech, Reykjavik

    The Landmarks & Landscapes behind this TV blockbuster Admittedly I arrived a little late to the party, but having just watched four series back-to-back of the TV phenomenon that is Game of Thrones, I’ve been left with an empty void in my evening entertainment that has been hard to fill! With the Queen’s recent...

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    Dubrovnik & Montenegro

    by  • March 25, 2014 • City Breaks, Dubrovnik, Montenegro

    With marble streets, baroque buildings, and the pure crystal clear waters of the Adriatic lapping on sandy beaches, Dubrovnik is undeniably perfect… Stroll around the Old Town and enjoy stunning views of the Dalmatian coast, meander through charming narrow streets, while away the hours in one of the many fish restaurants serving up the...

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    Summer 2014 – how will you spend yours?

    by  • January 8, 2014 • City Breaks, Costa del Sol, Dubrovnik, Europe, Gozo, Granada, Krakow, Malta, Rome, Seville, Zakopane

    This week there has been much excitement in the Cities Direct office discussing summer holidays and it would be fair to say we all like something different when it comes to our summer break. Some of us like the idea of exploring the pretty city of Krakow before heading down to Zakopane for some...

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