Destinations

Destinations

Grand Place, Brussels. Image: iStock/Tomas Sereda

10 hours in Brussels: how to spend a day in the Art Nouveau capital

Heading to the European continent for a day might seem like an odd thought, but with a Eurostar ticket in hand, this can be pretty easy to do. In just […]

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Destinations

Snowdon Mountain Railway train, Wales. Image: iStock/JoeDunckley

Five inspiring railway journeys across the UK

Between train, plane and automobile travel, climbing aboard the former is without doubt the most relaxing – when it’s not part of your daily commute, that is. Skip the long […]

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Destinations, Food & Drink

Hotel des Grands Boulevards. Image courtesy of Hotel des Grands Boulevards

A romantic mini-guide to Paris: where to eat, drink, stay and more

The City of Lights brims with a timeless elegance and old-world charms like no other destination. From its beautiful Haussmann-era architecture and iconic landmarks to the exquisite top-notch eateries and […]

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Destinations

Porticciolo di Nervi, Génova, Italia

Italian adventures: opulence and romance from Genoa to Verona

When people think of Genoa, they tend to think of three things: a busy seaport, a cake filled with cherries and currants, or delicious green pesto. Let’s face it – […]

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Destinations

Image: Grand Hotel Majestic ‘Già Baglioni’

Italian adventures: five-star hospitality and fine dining from Bologna to Florence

We all need and deserve a spot of luxury at some point in our lives. If Bologna is on your bucket list (and it should be) head to one of […]

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Destinations

A traditional dhow sailling across the smooth waters of the Bazaruto Archipelago in Vilankulo, Mozambique. Image: iStock/TeaCunniffe

The hottest destinations on our radar for 2019

A new year calls for new adventures, and with this bucket list-ticking selection of destinations for 2019, you’ll be booking your next escape quicker than you can say bon voyage! […]

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Destinations

Parma. Image: iStock/Iryna1

Italian adventures: Parma – the new city of gastronomy

If you consider yourself to be a foodie, would like to expand your culinary repertoire or just need an excuse to indulge on cheese and ham for a few days, […]

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Destinations

Ice skating outside the Natural History Museum, London. Image: iStock/Adam Petto

Six of the best UK destinations to get you in the festive spirit

Christmas in the United Kingdom is regarded the world over as a cosy affair of woolly hats, roaring log fires and sparkling lights lining the thoroughfares of the most populated […]

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Destinations

Chefchaouen, Morocoo. Image: iStock/stockstudioX

Chefchaouen city guide: what to see and do in the blue pearl of Morocco

A beguiling blue pearl in Morocco’s crown, the city of Chefchaouen in the country’s north makes an ideal destination for those seeking a mellowed venture into the vibrant tapestry of […]

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Destinations

Flaine, Grand Massif, France. Image: iStock/georgeclerk

Ski luxury for less: five swish European resorts and their best-value alternatives

Lift passes, equipment hire, cheese-laden fondues and post-piste beers – ski holidays can incur many costs but we’re here to prove it can be done without breaking the bank, if […]

by × November 9, 2018 × 0 comments