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February 15, 2014

City Breaks in Italy

Fountain di Trevi, RomeSee the old masters in Florence, marvel at the canals of Venice, visit the ancient ruins of Rome, or just relax in a beautiful piazza and watch the world go by with a famous Italian coffee. Short city breaks in Italy are the perfect way to treat yourself, and there are certainly plenty of inspiring destinations to choose from. (more…)

June 14, 2013

How to Absorb a Culture While Travelling

People of all ages love travelling. It gives them the opportunity to learn about different countries, their history and, of course, the culture. A fantastic idea is to share accommodation together with a fellow traveller to find out about local customs, the cuisine, a new language as well as seeing famous landmarks. With so many wonderful destinations to explore it’s no wonder more and more people are flat sharing while backpacking. This can save quite a bit of cash as well as being reassuring that you have someone to talk to after a day of being out and about. It’s even better if you go with a friend who has the same interests as yourself. (more…)

May 22, 2013

Taking the Miami Art Tour

Miami is the city of sea, sun and sand. Waving palm trees welcome you to a tropic atmosphere. Yet there is so much more to this great city than beaches. Miami is a dynamic city with a great many talented artists and a famous artistic and architectural history. During the Miami Art Tour you have a chance to see the sophisticated Art Deco architecture as well as the inspired new developments that the art scene in Miami has gone through. There is something for every art lover to be seen on the Miami Art Tour: From great architecture, to rebellious street art and modern galleries. (more…)

May 17, 2013

Exploring Hemingway’s Paris

The Paris of Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein and Pablo Picasso is largely still intact and anyone with a predisposition to reach for this city’s literary heart will not be disappointed. Paris cafes have always boasted of famous clients and cafe society was always meant to be about more than drinking and eating, they are about the joi de vivre of this great city. (more…)

May 11, 2013

Visiting Le Marche on a Budget

Le Marche on Italy’s beautiful Adriatic coast is one of the most amazing places on earth. If you are going on holiday here you can be sure of fantastic accommodation, wonderful food, friendly people along with plenty to do. Vacations in Le Marche are well within most people’s budgets so why not do some research to find out exactly how much it will cost you to have a holiday of a lifetime? Holidays in Le Marche give visitors the opportunity to explore the surrounding countryside which is absolutely breathtaking. There are quaint market towns, small villages and fantastic beaches, so something for everyone. If you are on a budget don’t worry, you can stay in fine accommodation, try mouth-watering meals and visit exciting places without spending too much cash. (more…)

May 10, 2013

The World’s Most Architecturally Beautiful Cities

If there is one thing that defines a city and its culture, it’s the architecture that adorns its streets. Some of the most visited tourist attractions of all time are the historic landmarks that are present in some of our most famous cities. (more…)

May 4, 2013

Culture Spotting in Bulgaria

The people of Bulgaria can proudly point to a brilliant and varied cultural heritage that takes account of the many influences that have impacted on this fascinating part of Central Europe. The early Thracians, the Greek and Roman cultures and the Ottomans, all have left a distinctive mark on modern Bulgaria. This has left a rich culture of art, architecture and music that everyone will enjoy and leaves Bulgaria with nine UNESCO world heritage sites. (more…)

May 3, 2013

Visiting the Tuscan Music Festival

Tuscany is a magical place for lovers of all kinds of art. Traditionally your visit in Tuscany will be marked by the great historic beauty of the old cities, the magnificent cathedrals and churches, the charming public squares. But Tuscany is also host to the famous Tuscan Music Festival or Lucca Summer Festival. Here people are brought together to enjoy the beautiful city of Lucca in Tuscany, but with the added feature of great music performances. Wherever your accommodation in Tuscany may be, it is worth making the trip to see this spectacular combination of modern music in a historic setting. (more…)