• Munich

    Scenic railway journeys help create some exciting multi-centre city break options

    by  • February 17, 2018 • Bergen, Glacier Express, Lake Como, Lakes, Multi Centre Breaks, Munich, Oslo, Rail, Scandinavia

    There are many incredible railway journeys which link different European cities and holiday destinations. Thanks to the low-cost airlines there are now more city-break destinations available for UK tourists to choose from than ever before.  An exciting development here at Cities Direct has been the growth of multi-centre breaks.  On many of these holidays...

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    Munich – An Accessible City

    by  • November 30, 2017 • City Breaks, Munich

    Most of the centre of Munich is well suited to the needs of disabled people   Following on from my recent blog on Accessible Lisbon, I also visited Munich earlier this year and thought it would be worth mentioning a few of my experiences.  As a wheelchair user, my views  of cities can be...

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    Munich is a superb Christmas Market destination

    by  • December 11, 2016 • Christmas Markets, Munich

    The city of Munich really comes alive at Christmas Market time   Munich is a very popular destination for visitors in the month of December and the city’s hotels are almost fully booked for the whole period, especially over weekends.    I was lucky enough to spend the first weekend in December staying in the...

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    Take a Stroll In the Park

    by  • August 5, 2016 • City Breaks, Madrid, Munich, Nature

    Europe has some wonderful city parks which can be a life-saver on a hot summer’s day   A city break taken in the middle of summer can often be a rather hot and tiring experience.  It therefore makes a lot of sense to choose the destination very carefully if you want to make the...

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    There’s Much to Do in Munich

    by  • April 18, 2016 • Architecture, Art, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Munich, Nature, Religious Sites, Sport

    Capitalise on the capital of Bavaria with a city break in Germany’s third city. Following on from last week’s blog about the UEFA Champion’s League Quarter Final teams, Atlético Madrid, Man City, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have made it through to the last four, with semi-final matches being played late April and early...

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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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