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    Monaco – is it more than just a Grand Prix Circuit?

    by  • June 2, 2018 • Monaco, Sport

    Monaco does have quite a lot of sights to interest most visitors and makes an excellent day trip destination from Nice. Many of the millions of people who watched the Monaco Grand Prix on their televisions this year will probably have felt just as I did – that the setting is fabulous, but is there...

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    Bergen is Hosting This Year’s Road Cycling World Championships

    by  • September 23, 2017 • Bergen, Sport

    The Elite Men’s Road Race will take place tomorrow, ending with 11 circuits of Bergen. The UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) 2017 Road World Championships have been taking place this week in the spectacular setting of the Norwegian city of Bergen.  The championships have included men’s and women’s elite, under -23 and junior time trials...

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    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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    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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