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How to experience London like a local

London is one of the world’s most enticing and intriguing cities. It’s a fabulous city no matter what time of year you come – even in the depths of winter. Its long history and abundance of museums, shops, restaurants and bars ensure its enduring popularity with global travellers. But no one knows the British capital

How to do Rome in a weekend

Is Rome on your bucket list? The Italian capital is packed with historic sites, interesting museums, beautiful parks and great restaurants. You could visit for a month and not see everything. So what happens if you don’t have the luxury of time? Is it really possible to do Rome in a weekend? The good news

Must see Normandy

Normandy offers visitors a heady mix of history, great beaches and even better food. This versatile region of Northern France is as much fun for families as it is for couples seeking a romantic break away. If you’d like to find out more, read our suggestions for must see Normandy. Mont St Michel Mont Saint

Seven under the radar UK cities you’d be a fool to miss

City break enthusiasts who set their sights on the UK are, understandably, most likely to focus on London and Edinburgh. Those in the know might venture further afield, to Bath, Bristol, Oxford, Cambridge, York, Glasgow or Belfast. But if you’re keen to take a less trodden path, then consider these seven under the radar UK

Must-see Alsace

In many respects, Alsace is a strange place: a hybrid of France and Germany, the result of a chequered history which saw the region passed back and forth many times. But that difficult past manifests itself in a region that’s fascinating to visit and a delight to explore. In spring, trees laden with blossom make

Five essential experiences if you’re planning to visit Cyprus

The Mediterranean island of Cyprus receives more than 300 days of sunshine a year. Hot dry summers make it a popular fly and flop destination, but the island has so much more than that to offer. If you’re thinking of spending part of your summer exploring, here are five essential experiences if your planning to

Why you should consider a visit to the Dolomites

The Dolomites are located to the north east of the Italian Alps. This breathtaking mountain range is jaw-droppingly beautiful both in summer and in winter. Expect to see craggy peaks dusted with snow, high altitude lakes shaded vivid turquoise by glacial flour and lush meadows strewn with wildflowers. Here’s why you should consider a visit

Mallorca: top spots you must visit

Of the Balearic Islands, Mallorca (Majorca) is the largest and most popular. In 2019, almost 12 million international visitors chose it as their holiday destination, far exceeding any of the other islands in this Mediterranean group. Although it’s most popular in summer, the dry and sunny weather make this a year-round destination. But what attracts

Seven reasons to visit Stockholm in winter

Have you ever visited the Swedish capital? Stockholm is a joy to explore year-round, but it’s especially beautiful during the colder months. If you’re considering a visit to Scandinavia then make sure you read our seven reasons to visit Stockholm in winter. It looks gorgeous when there’s ice and snow Stockholm’s a maritime city and

Five French chateaux you won’t want to miss

These unmissable French chateaux are a reminder of the country’s aristocratic heyday. They feature impressive architecture and sumptuous interiors. Outside, exquisitely manicured gardens are a delight to explore at a leisurely pace. We’ve chosen a few of our favourites but there are plenty more besides these. So if you’re keen to pay them a visit,

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