City breaks

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...
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.
Discover Jordan – Your Gateway to Middle Eastern Culture
A gem of the Middle East, Jordan is a peace-loving land of unfathomably ancient heritage sites and breathtaking desert landscapes, of warm welcomes, delicious cuisine and truly rewarding experiences.
French Fancy: Six Good Reasons to Fly to Dinard
Just a short flight away, the chic seaside resort of Dinard is all about the glamour of yesteryear with glorious villas, beautiful beaches and excellent restaurants.
7 Magical Places to See in Lodz
‘Polish Manchester’, ‘HollyWoodge’, ‘Promised Land’, ‘City of Four Cultures’, ‘Bad city’, ‘Bagdad of the North, ‘Chimney-Stack Town’, ‘The Red City’ – if there was a contest for the town with...
Seville: Your New Favourite Spanish City
Barcelona might have Gaudi's whimsical wonders and Madrid may have capital city cachet , but Seville gives both cities a run for their money...
7 Must Sees in Gibraltar
Enjoy the ultimate summer festival experience at MTV Presents: Gibraltar Calling
Clermont-Ferrand: The Perfect Year Round Getaway
Whatever the season, whether you are looking for music, nature or culture, this year your holidays start in Clermont-Ferrand!
Hungary? Where and What to Eat in Budapest
Budapest is a great city to visit for a lot of reasons, and one of those reasons is how well you can eat there. Another? How well you can eat there relatively little. Over recent years, Budapest ha...
Film, Factories and Fish-Beer: Welcome to Lodz
Łódź – it’s pronounced ‘Woodge’ - was at one time a manufacturing city – a rich one too, thanks to its massive textile mills. Today the factories are long closed but in their place something else...
Lycian Tombs to Blue Lagoons... This is Fethiye
I’d only just arrived in Fethiye, my second stop on a tour of some of the turquoise coast’s most beautiful destinations, and I was already doing the calculations in my head to figure out how I could..
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...