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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…)

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‚Äôs 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 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…)