City Breaks

Porto, Portugal
Andrew and Emily head to Porto to explore the Portuguese city’s famous port wine cellars, delicious custard tarts and a magical bookshop.
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Why Go to Charleroi
An hour outside Brussels, Charleroi has often been overlooked as a destination in favour of its more popular neighbour. However, it's the perfect place to spend a weekend away for budget travellers...
Malta Travel Guide - 27 things you can see and do in Malta and Gozo
Malta has always been on my list of places to visit, so when the opportunity came to visit this winter, I jumped on it, excited to leave the cold behind to try somewhere new...
Date Night: Maastricht
Why settle for an ordinary night out when you can treat you and your partner to a date night in Maastricht?
Why Antwerp is Perfect for a Family City Break
Antwerp has so much to offer families; it may be hard to squeeze it all into just one weekend. But let’s try, shall we?
Date Night: Copenhagen
Whether it's a birthday, anniversary or celebrating a new job why not try something new and whisk your partner away for a date night in Copenhagen?
A Local's Guide to Frankfurt
Who better to tell you the best things to do in Frankfurt than someone from there? Read on for our local's guide to Frankfurt.
Our Day Exploring Athens
The Acropolis is one of the most iconic landmarks in Europe. We couldn't wait to spend a day exploring the site during our trip to Athens...
A Local's Guide to Pula
Known for its Roman architecture and beautiful sea. We asked a local what the best things to do in Pula are. Here's Vinka with her local guide to Pula...
A Local's Guide to Belfast
For a small city, Belfast has a lot to offer. Who better to ask what are the best things to do in Belfast than a local? Read Jordan's local guide to Belfast for all the insider tips...
A Local’s Guide to Marrakech
I'm Amanda, you'll usually find me exploring the city, eating in new restaurants (and old favourites) and organising food tours for visitors to our favourite spots...
A Local’s Guide to Strasbourg with Julien Renouf
Julien Renouf has lived in Strasbourg since 2003 and founded the website Blog Kapoue. We couldn’t think of anyone better to lift the lid on Strasbourg’s most interesting sights and attractions…
Ryanair Stories: Postcards from Italy
We know that the best part of taking a flight is all the stuff that happens after the plane lands in a new and beautiful place, so lately we’ve been asking you to tell us your Ryanair Stories...
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Explore Krakow
Krakow-based Gabriela Francuz is a fashion photographer who snaps stylish locals for her blog Street Fashion in Krakow. Recently, she took some time out to take us on a tour of her hometown...
Weekend Escape With The Kids: Efteling Theme Park, The Netherlands
Stepping into Efteling, the Netherlands’ largest theme park, is like entering into a fairytale.
A Local’s Guide to Amsterdam with Bart Van Poll
Bart van Poll is one of the founders of Spotted by Locals – a network of blogs and apps that offer up-to-date tips by locals in over 60 cities. But for him, there’s no place like home...
A Local’s Guide to Gdansk with Justyna Malinowska
Gdansk blogger Justyna Malinowska runs Blog z Miasta, a website about cycling in Gdansk and the places she discovers on her travels.
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Explore Lisbon
As author of “The Portuguese Travel Cookbook“, Lisbon local Nelson Carvalheiro knows a thing or two about the best places to eat, drink and make the most of a stay in the capital of Portugal.
A Local’s Guide To Bratislava With Mirka Germanov
Planning a trip to Bratislava? Check out these tips from local insider Mirka Germanova.
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A thrill-seeker’s guide to Charleroi
Fall head over heels – literally – for the Charleroi region and see the area from new heights. Here’s our ultimate thrill-seeker’s guide to the Belgian city.
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36 hours in Charleroi
Dig beneath the rubble and unearth the stunning edgy grit of Belgium’s Charleroi. Here’s how we think you should spend 36 hours exploring Le Pays Noir.
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5 of the best cafes in Kutaisi
Cobbled streets and centuries old architecture aren’t the only gems hidden in the alleyways of Georgia’s second city. Here’s our round up of five of the best cafes in Kutaisi.
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The Top 13 Scariest Places in Europe
Who doesn’t love a good fright from time-to-time? Well now you can incorporate this into your holiday with the scariest places in Europe. FYI…these are not reserved for Hallowe'en alone.
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Ultimate foodie guide to Tbilisi
Nestled in the heart of the Caucasus, Tbilisi is a culinary hotspot waiting to be discovered. Here’s seven of the best restaurants to visit in the East-meets-West capital.
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What to do and see in Tbilisi
Georgia’s cobbled capital is an enchanting city bursting with ornate architecture, a rich history and drool-worthy gastronomy. Here’s our guide to what to do and see in Tbilisi.
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Things to see in Kutaisi
Sprawling across the left bank of the Rioni River, Kutaisi is a sensory overload in the best way possible. Here’s five things to see when visiting the Georgian city.