• Nature

    Reykjavik is an All-Year Round Destination

    by  • May 14, 2017 • City Breaks, Nature, Reykjavik

    Many people are attracted to Reykjavik in winter as a base for seeing the Northern Lights, but the city is well worth visiting in the summer too. Reykjavik has become an extremely popular short break destination for people who want to see the Northern Lights or “Aurora Borealis”, the spectacular natural phenomenon which is...

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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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    The Quieter Side of Florence

    by  • May 5, 2016 • Art, City Breaks, Florence, Nature

    Florence’s popular tourist sites are almost always very busy, so it’s worth discovering a few of the quieter, but no less interesting, attractions… Now that we’re into the month of May, the city of Florence is into its peak season from a tourist point of view.  Those people taking a city break in Florence...

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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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