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.
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Instagrammer’s guide to Manchester
Get out your map, mark the spots and get ready to spend the next few days posing as if your life depended on it. Here’s our guide to the best places to take photos in Manchester.
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7 must see museums in Naples
Put down the pizza and feed your cultural appetite instead on your next trip to one of Europe’s oldest cities. Here’s our list of the seven must-see museums in Naples.
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7 of the most unusual things to do in Paris
Despite its booming tourism, the City of Love still has some tricks up its sleeve. Take the road less travelled and venture out to Paris’ oddly charming corners – you’ll be surprised at what you find.
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5 of Prague’s coolest buildings
Beer isn’t the only thing Prague has going for it. In between cobbled streets and hidden courtyards, discover some of the most unusual architecture in Europe. Here’s a list of Prague's best buildings.
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24 Hours in Tangier
It’s far from gentle, but my 24 hours spent in Tangier were a delightful window into the Morocco of old, and the city’s history as a hippie centre and a retreat for the world’s rich and famous...
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Where to drink the best coffee in Kosice?
Gothic architecture and artistic flare aren’t the only things going for Slovakia’s medieval metropolis. Start your engines and get ready to visit the best places to drink coffee in Kosice.
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An enthusiast’s guide to Kosice art
A real sight for sore eyes, Kosice is the ultimate artist's paradise. Here are some of the best galleries and exhibitions of the Kosice art scene.
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Visit Kosice - Your 48 hour guide
Discover the undiscovered in Slovakia’s hidden gem. Affordable and family-friendly, try your hand at something new and visit Kosice for the ultimate mini-break with a difference.
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11 reasons Kosice is Europe’s best kept secret
Kosice is shaking off the cobwebs and undergoing one of the coolest revivals yet. Here’s eleven reasons why Kosice is Europe’s best kept secret.
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6 Hidden Gems in Copenhagen
For the very best view, food, cafe and lounging spot check out this guide to Copenhagen’s hidden gems and make your visit a memorable one.
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15 of Europe’s Cheapest Nights Out
There’s no denying the Northern Hemisphere knows how to throw a good party. Save a few bob the next time you fancy letting loose abroad and follow our guide to the cheapest nights out in Europe.