Who says summer is the best time to visit Europe? When the winter arrives, the fun really starts and what better way to keep warm than donning ice skates and doing pirouettes under the stars? From natural lakes to handsome half-timber city centres, here are some of the most picturesque outdoor ice skating rinks in Europe…Posted on: December 10th in Beautiful Places, Europe by Graham Padmore.
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Europe is always going to be popular for beach holidays but if you don’t fancy sharing the sand with hordes of holiday makers next year then we’ve picked places that are no less beautiful but are guaranteed to come without the crowds. Although make sure you keep it under your (sun) hat we don’t want too many people finding out…Posted on: December 5th in Europe, Travel, Travel Snobs by Emma Clair Kelly.
This is the second in a series of guest posts by our writer Emma Clair Kelly, who attended the #Catalunyaexperience blog trip on our behalf. They spent a week exploring the beautiful region and after a trip to Barcelona, next stop was Girona, a pretty and seriously underrated city…Posted on: December 5th in Europe, Travel by Emma Clair Kelly.
Yes it’s that time of year again and after a long day on the slopes there’s no better way to unwind than inside one of Europe’s famous ski resort bars. For skiers the après ski prospects is like the watering of the golfers mouth for the 19th hole. Handily Europe is renowned for providing thirsty skiers with some of the best après ski in the world. Here is our run down of Europe’s best resorts for off piste action…Posted on: December 2nd in Europe, Seasonal Travel, Travel by Emma Clair Kelly.
Messing about on the river is one of the finer ways to enjoy some of Europe’s most scenic views – there are plenty of opportunities to cast off and gently sail through the countryside, or even join a luxury cruise through some of Europe’s biggest cities. From our personal favourites…Posted on: November 28th in Beautiful Places, Europe, Travel by Becky Padmore.
With its gorgeous medieval towns and traditional festivities no one does Christmas markets quite as well as Europe. So if you’re looking for presents, a magical atmosphere or goblets of gluhwein, then…Posted on: November 25th in Beautiful Places, Europe, Seasonal Travel by Becky Padmore.
This is the first in a series of guest posts by our lovely writer Emma Clair Kelly, who attended the awesome #Catalunyaexperience blog trip on our behalf. They spent a week exploring the beautiful region and first stop was Barcelona, Catalonia’s vibrant and very cool capital…Posted on: November 4th in Europe, Travel by Emma Clair Kelly.
You can avoid the crowds and the high rise hotels on this beautiful Balearic Island if you really try hard enough. From pretty rustic villages to Caribbean-esque beaches here are the most unspoilt places to visit in Majorca for travel snobs…Posted on: October 18th in Europe, Travel Snobs by Graham Padmore.
Normally my Saturday afternoons are spent watching football or at least following the results but last weekend was different. I swapped the football stadium and pints of beer for a spa and herbal tea in Le Touquet. I was to go on what had been labelled as a ‘girlie weekend’ but I that did not put me off…Posted on: October 18th in Europe, Travel by Scott Balaam.
The isolated, remote country located near the Arctic Circle is home to some of the most unique landscapes in the world, which is probably why it’s fast becoming Europe’s hottest travel destination. With its huge glaciers, temperamental volcanoes, powerful waterfalls, bubbling hot springs and acres of wild untamed scenery, Iceland’s lonely lands are a nature lover’s paradise…Posted on: October 14th in Beautiful Places, Europe, Travel by Becky Padmore.