• Brighten up your winter with a visit to the Amsterdam Light Festival

    by  • October 23, 2018

    Head to Amsterdam this November or December for some festive fun or bring some light to those dark and dreary January days. From 29 November 2018 until 20 January 2019, the Amsterdam Light Festival creates a spectacular display of light sculptures and installations on the beautiful canals and streets of Amsterdam. After much success,...

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    Seville – A perfect Winter break destination

    by  • October 15, 2018


    There are now more flights to Seville from UK airports than ever before, making it a popular choice for a short winter break. I’ve just returned from a 3 night break in this wonderful city and there are plenty of sights I can recommend. When deciding on a winter break destination one option well...

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    Festive family fun in Bruges

    by  • October 10, 2018

    If you fancy something festive that will appeal to all the family, head to beautiful Bruges this winter.  From 24th November 2018 to 6th January 2019, the Festival of Ice and Snow Sculpture Bruges will be taking place. To celebrate the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse, the festival will be Disney inspired which is...

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    A long weekend in Malta

    by  • October 9, 2018


    Visiting Malta for a long weekend or even a week’s holiday is delightful at any time of year but it makes for a great escape from the long, cold winter months. With highs of 21˚ well into November and then only dropping to around 16˚ in the depths of winter, it will give you...

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    Bologna is considered by many to be the food capital of Italy

    by  • October 5, 2018

    Italians are certainly aware of the important part Bologna has played in their food heritage. The city is beginning to be discovered as a city break destination by visitors from the UK, and it won’t take them long to find out what a “foodie” city this is. The charming city of Bologna has a...

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    Awe-inspiring modern architecture in Europe

    by  • October 3, 2018


    Europe is renowned for its impressive variety of architectural styles dating back centuries. Ranging from Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and Renaissance to name a few, we have the largest concentration in such a small geographic area. Not only does it boast all of this but also some of the latest cutting-edge contemporary architecture which will...

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    My weekend in Paris

    by  • September 6, 2018

    Well what can you say that hasn’t already been said about the iconic city of Paris? It’s got everything  – world renowned sights, cafes, bars, famous museums, sporting events – the list is endless! We started our journey from London St Pancras. If you haven’t used the Eurostar before I’d highly recommend it! Less...

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