Culture & History

Culture & History, Holland, Utrecht

Utrecht’s Christmas Spirit

Utrecht is one of Holland’s most famous cities, with a uniquely gothic style that has made it one of the country’s favourite destinations for scholars and students. Based almost entirely around the Dom Tower, the town centre is small enough to wa...

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Culture & History, Family & Fun, France, Paris, Partners

Christmas in France

The Christmas festivities in France vary from regions to regions – they always mean family reunions, gifts for the children, Midnight Mass and the Réveillon, and are mostly celebrated on 24 or 25 December. In north-east France, the Christmas s...

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Northern Lights

Belgium, Bruges, Brussels, Culture & History, Food & Drink

Belgium: The Chocolate Lover’s Guide

Nobody does chocolate as well as Belgium, making it the perfect destination for lovers of the sweet stuff. Belgium’s two most popular cities for UK tourists are Bruges and Brussels, both of which are packed with chocolate. With over 70 chocolate sh...

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Activity & Adventure, Culture & History, Food & Drink, Germany, Trip Type

Beauty of the Rhineland

The Rhineland is commonly used to refer to the area of land around the banks of the River Rhine, which borders France, Germany, Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg. The main body of the Rhineland, however, is in western Germany, and this is generally wha...

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