City Break

Amsterdam, City Break, Holland

Amsterdam Highlights: Whistle-stop Tours

For a capital city, Amsterdam is small and compact, making a whistle-stop tour a viable option for visitors. The intersecting, canal-laden streets and bicycle lanes provide popular alternatives to the traditional red bus tours and give travellers a u...

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Amsterdam, City Break, Holland

King’s Day in Amsterdam

A great springtime celebration – soak up the vibrant festivities that the Netherlands has to offer! For almost 130 years, the Dutch have honoured their monarchy with Queen’s Day and Princess’s Day festivities, however 2014 marks the fir...

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Amsterdam, Bruges, City Break, Copenhagen, Paris, Scandinavia

5 romantic European city breaks ideal for couples

Paris Putting the world-renowned City of Love in this list is perhaps a cliché but, as with most clichés, there is an undeniable truth to it. Paris is home to fine dining, art and architecture and is the perfect location for a sophisticated romanti...

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Belgium, Bruges, City Break, Culture & History, Partners

Bruges Hidden Gems

The Beltower, the canals, the Flemish Primitives, the gothic city hall … all the necessary ingredients for an introductory visit to Bruges. But there is more…. There are also all those hidden places, which are not part of the traditional ...

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Berlin, City Break, Culture & History, Food & Drink, Germany

24 Hours in Berlin

Morning Berliner Fernsehturm (Berlin TV Tower): The tallest free-standing structure in Germany, the Berlin TV Tower (or Alex Tower as it is sometimes known) is a remnant of east Berlin’s communist days and is one of the most instantly-distinguishab...

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