City breaks

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...
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.
A Local’s Guide to Lisbon with Nelson Carvalheiro
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.
Sea Organs & Sun Salutations: Things To Do in Zadar & Beyond
Croatia’s beautiful Dalmatian Coast has long been the stuff of travel fantasy, so much so that its southern section can be a little stuffed in the summertime, with holidaymakers...
Colourful Collioure: Welcome to France's Vermillion Coast
Right down near the Spanish border on France’s Mediterranean coast, and just half an hour’s drive from Perpignan airport, is a gorgeous little French town by the name of Collioure. This is the plac...
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Magical Madrid: The Perfect City Getaway
With stunning architecture, delicious food, an incredible nightlife and more culture than you could hope for, Madrid is the perfect city getaway.
Kalkan, the Hidden Gem on Turkey's Turquoise Coast
There’s a particular atmosphere in Kalkan that you really don’t get just anywhere. I’ve felt it, or something like it, in just a few other places I’ve ever been to. Perhaps not coincidentally, most...
Good Lourdes! Things to do in Lourdes & the Pyrenees
I wasn’t really expecting much more from Lourdes than prayers, and pilgrims, simply because that’s most of what I’d heard about it. And, yes. There are a lot of all those things there...
Medieval Delicacies and Bohemian Villages: What to Do in Tallinn
One look at Tallinn's architecture will tell you that the Estonian capital has some fascinating stories to share - check out our guide and make the most of a trip to this beautiful city...
A Tour of Farina Fragrance Museum, Cologne
Discover the story of Johann Maria Farina, the man who put Cologne on the map
Where to go for the Ultimate Men's Holiday
Look... far be it from us to peddle tired clichés about gender, but if we WERE to think stereotypically about what the ultimate men’s holiday MIGHT be, and what your dad MIGHT spend a flight voucher
Match Day Must Dos
Why not make a whole day of it and see something other than the inside of a football stadium/pub?! Here are our top picks for things to do in each Premier League club’s area.
11 Interesting Things to See in Poznan
Beautiful museums and legally protected local delicacies – Poznan is a fascinating place to visit. Here are the 11 most interesting things to see in Poznan...
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9 Reasons You Should Visit Frankfurt
Frankfurt is home to the most impressive skyline in Germany as well as world-renowned museums and galleries, historical cathedrals, and stunning views. Here are good 9 reasons to discover the city
11 Must See Places in Paris
Paris: city of light, city of love. The French capital is one of those places everyone should visit at least once in their lifetime. Planning a trip soon? We’re here to help - here are 11 must se
Things to Do in Plymouth
This city on the south coast of England is the perfect spot for a relaxing city break. Here are our top five things to do in Plymouth.
Top Festivals to Visit in Bristol
Festival lover? Bristol hosts festivals covering everything from food and comedy to balloons, music and more. Here are the top festivals to visit in Bristol.
Top 12 Things to Do in Bristol
With world-class attractions for everyone – Bristol is perfect for a city break. Here are our top 12 things to do in Bristol...
Top 7 Street Art Activities Not to Miss in Bristol
Bristol acts as a canvas for graffiti masters including the world-famous Banksy. Here’s a list of street art activities not to miss in Bristol.
Eating Azores: Food and Drink You Have to Try
The gorgeous Azores archipelago is a group of beautiful islands -really beautiful ones - right out in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. They're Portuguese islands. Portuguese is the language...
My Day Exploring The Wild Atlantic Way
When most people think of Ireland they think of drinking Guinness and partying in Dublin, singalongs in Galway or exploring the living history in Belfast but there’s actually so much more to the emera
Easy Like Sunday Morning: Hamburg Fish Market
Early every Sunday morning in Hamburg, something happens that brings the whole city together. The locals and the tourists. Families up early to grab some bargain fruit and veg. Hoary old fishermen...