• Religious Sites

    Vilnius is a city well worth discovering

    by  • June 14, 2016 • Baltic, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Multi Centre Breaks, Religious Sites, Vilnius

    Probably the least known of the Baltic capitals, Vilnius has plenty to offer the visitor. One of Europe’s smallest and less well known capital cities, Vilnius seduces visitors with its old world charm.  The city which has a long history of being occupied is now enjoying a new freedom and independence which, in combination...

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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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    Warsaw’s Museum of the History of Polish Jews named European Museum of the Year

    by  • April 10, 2016 • City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Religious Sites, Warsaw, World War II

    Pay homage to Warsaw’s Jewish Heritage in the Polish Capital. A few weeks ago I took a look at a few of the shortlisted museums and cultural institutions vying for the title of European Museum of the Year. Yesterday, the winner was announced at a ceremony in San Sebastián, with the coveted title awarded...

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    Meanders beyond Madrid

    by  • January 28, 2016 • City Breaks, Madrid, Multi Centre Breaks, Religious Sites, Segovia, Toledo

    Step outside the Spanish capital and you’ll discover a wealth of historic, cultural, religious and architectural treasures. It’s probably a fair assumption that most people planning a city break to Madrid won’t necessarily think to travel much outside the heart of the city centre, let alone outside the capital itself. Yet travel less than...

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