Posts tagged with - Europe

Activity & Adventure, Beach & Relaxation, Culture & History, France

Scenic Summer Road Trips

Summer is the best time to hit the road on an adventure of a lifetime. With your sunglasses firmly on, the windows (or even better, the top) down and your favourite playlist playing, the only question is where in the world you’re driving to. Life i...

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Culture & History, Dunkirk, France, France, Military history, Northern France

The D-Day Landings 75th Anniversary

Today, the 6th June, marks the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, the largest land, air and naval operation in history, which saw over 150,000 soldiers land on the beaches of Normandy and was one of the main turning points of the second world wa...

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Amsterdam, Bruges, Brussels, Food & Drink, France, Germany, Holland

National Beer Day: The Best European Beer

National Beer Day takes place in Great Britain on June 15th and is a celebration of everything that’s great about beer. The date is significant as being when the Magna Carta was signed, which said that everybody should have ‘a single measure for ...

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Activity & Adventure, Dunkirk, France, Northern France

Tour de France 2019

Tour de France 2019 One of the greatest sporting events of them all, the Tour de France has been running (or rather cycling) since 1903, except for during both World Wars, and attracts millions of people to watch the many stages of the race as it goe...

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Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Belgium, Berlin, Bruges, Bruges, Brussels, Food & Drink, France, Germany, Holland, Paris, Time Well Spent

World Chocolate Day

World Chocolate Day is the day each year when chocolate is celebrated even more than it usually is, with the vague hint that it falls on the 7th July because that was the date when chocolate was introduced to Europe in 1550. Whatever the reason, it...

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