• Film

    May Mayhem!

    by  • May 10, 2016 • Barcelona, Basel, Brussels, Cannes, City Breaks, Festivals, Film, Milan, Music, Sport, Stockholm, Turin

    From Barcelona to Basel, there’s no shortage of big events taking place across Europe. There’s plenty of events taking place across Europe over the next few weeks, be it football, formula one or film and music festivals. Here’s just a brief snapshot of what’s happening… Cannes Film Festival The French Riviera is gearing up...

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    Eurostar to consider plans for a high-speed link to Bordeaux

    by  • March 16, 2016 • Art, Bordeaux, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Film, Food & Drink, Rail, Sport

    Bordeaux City Breaks just four hours by rail from London could be a thing of the future. Eurostar announced today that it is looking into the possibility of a direct rail route between London and Bordeaux. Nicknamed the “vineyard express”, the proposed new route would make use of the new £6.1 billion high-speed line...

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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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    San Sebastian set to become the new European Capital of Culture in 2016

    by  • December 31, 2015 • Architecture, Children, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Film, Food & Drink, San Sebastian, Sport

    Culture abounds in northern Spain as San Sebastián takes on a very important European title. As 2015 draws to a close and 2016 is but a few hours away, the northern Spanish city of San Sebastián is busy preparing for its year-long tenure as European Capital of Culture. Together with the Polish city of...

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    Star Wars Hits the Silver Screen

    by  • December 18, 2015 • City Breaks, Exhibitions, Film, Vienna

    Star Wars Identities Comes to Vienna. Unless you’ve been living on a desert island or in a cave for the past few weeks (if not months!), you can’t have failed to notice the incredible hype surrounding the release of the latest instalment this week in the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens....

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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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