One-off boutiques and vintage fashion in boho barrio.
Downtown Madrid is packed with a mix of traditional shops and high-street names.
Outdoor cinemas, ancient amphitheatres, experimental theatre and electro festivals - the Athens arts scene is a vibrant mix of classical and contemporary.
Coming to Brighton for a Weekend is a popular Thing to Do for the People in Britain, but it is such a fantastic place to visit, that coming from further away would be very much worth it.
It's hard not to have a good night out in Athens - a city that gets its groove on after midnight. From tiny bars with killer cocktails to flamboyant bouzouki clubs, Athens kicks in after hours.
Lisbon's top spots to go out drinking
Dip your toe into Bath's varied nightlife, whatever kind of after-dark entertainment whets your whistle.
Independent retailers still thrive in Bath and the city is home to everything from trendy clothes and homeware shops to food markets and vinyl toy shops. Here's my guide to the best of the bunch...
Lisbon's top clubs for late-night dancing and revelry
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