• Head to Bratislava for a taste of luxury this Winter

    by  • September 28, 2017

    You can enjoy a break at a 5* hotel in Bratislava for a fraction of the price of a similar stay in many other European cities. The Slovakian capital of Bratislava is a city which offers excellent value at any time of year but there are some particularly attractive hotel deals during the quieter...

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    Bergen is Hosting This Year’s Road Cycling World Championships

    by  • September 23, 2017

    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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    Zurich – A liveable city

    by  • September 18, 2017

    I exited the train station tired, dirty and disorientated at 8am that Friday morning. After trying to sleep on a train hurtling through Germany I wasn’t 100% ready for my next adventure, but here I am. I make my way through town along the river, passing the bicycles and trams carrying commuters to work;...

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    Lucerne – A fairytale city in the heart of the Swiss Alps

    by  • September 14, 2017

    Combine a visit to Lucerne with a trip on the world famous Glacier Express train. Switzerland has to rank as one of the most beautiful countries in Europe. Over 60% of the country is mountainous, with the Alps taking up the central and southern-most areas. In all seasons the scenery is stunning, whether you’re...

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    Day trip from Milan to Lake Como

    by  • September 12, 2017

    Lake Como has always been a top destination for celebrities and the wealthy of the world but I feel like recently it’s become a point of interest for all travellers. I’ve heard four of my friends visit in the last few months which got me thinking; is Lake Como in fashion in 2017? I...

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    Plitvice National Park – Day trip from Zagreb

    by  • September 11, 2017

    Plitvice is a little spot of paradise in the centre of Croatia, far from most of Croatia’s well known cities and close to the Bosnian border. It’s been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979 and a National Park since 1949, however in the 90’s the Croatian War of Independence saw the park added...

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    A stay in Gdansk would make a fascinating short break

    by  • August 30, 2017

    Poland has never been so popular and Gdansk is a refreshingly different city-break destination. Gdansk lies on Poland’s Baltic Coast and offers visitors a wealth of history, architecture and culture. The attractive gabled townhouses and pavement cafés of the old town make this a perfect choice for anyone wanting to get to discover one...

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    Make a Visit to Seville and Granada a “Must Do” this Autumn

    by  • August 24, 2017

    The off-peak months are the best time to visit these two incredible cities Anyone living in the north-west of England who is thinking of taking a city -break this autumn just has to give serious consideration to two of the great Andalusian cities – Seville and Granada.  From 30th October, Ryanair will be running...

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