City breaks

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 Kiev with Ksenia Pletnova
Ksenia Pletnova is a professional tour guide in Kiev. Her favourite part of the job is seeing people fall in love with the city after arriving with no expectations...
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 Venice with Dario and Davide
Who better to ask about what to do on a city break in Venice than these two locals? Here are Dario and Davide's tips on what to do in their hometown...
A Local’s Guide to London with Jules Pearson
With London On The Inside recently named one of the top ten Twitter accounts in London, who better to share with us their top tips for a short break in the city than its co-founder?
A Local’s Guide to Berlin with Nina Trippel And Sven Hausherr
Nina Trippel and Sven Hausherr are the dynamic duo behind Cee Cee Berlin, a weekly newsletter that shares hand-picked tips about restaurants, events and happenings in the German capital.
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...
A Local's Guide to Edinburgh with The EdinBlogger
Gary Woods founded the site EdinBlogger with the simple intention of spreading the word about Edinburgh’s best burgers. We recently caught up with him to find out his tips for the rest of the city...
A Local's Guide to Krakow with Gabriela Francuz
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...
A Local's Guide to Madrid with Almudena and Marcela De La Peña
We caught up with Almudena de la Peña from My Little Madrid to get some exclusive recommendations for the Spanish capital...
A Local's Guide to Copenhagen with Rebecca Thandi Norman
US-born Rebecca Thandi Norman first moved to Copenhagen in 2008 as a student and now lives there permanently with her Danish husband. Who better to show us around the city?
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...
Where to Eat in Paris When You’re Vegetarian
If you politely remind that French person that you do not, in fact, eat meat…they will stare vacantly at you then probably feed you fish.
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.
11 Essential Apps for City Travel
City break on the horizon? There’s an app for that. Quite a few actually, but we’ve narrowed down the list to 11 of the best ones worth downloading before you fly. Check out our pick of the bunch…
From 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...