Filter by



"cultural" related travel guides

Krakow Castle

Dachshunds and dragons in Krakow

Destination: Krakow

Poland's second city Krakow offers architecture, history, great food, vodka and Europe's best dressed dogs

Read more

IMG_2468

Eating croissants and drinking wine in Bergerac, France

Destination: Bergerac

Sample fine French food and exquisite wine in the romantic town of Bergerac

Read more

Barga

Barga: Tuscany and the perfect wedding

Destination: Barga

Romance, serenity, culture and beauty are just some of the essential ingredients for that ultimate wedding - and we found them all when we tied the knot in the Tuscan hilltop town of Barga

Read more

Altstadt and Schloss across the Neckar, ©Nichole Martinson

Tübingen, Germany: eating, drinking and thinking

by nichole

Destination: Tubingen

Tübingen is a retreat away from fast cars, Bier and Bratwurst where many of Germany's poets and thinkers waxed poetic and thought

Read more

Venice in winter. Note the gondola-traghetto on the right.

Ten tips for saving money (and your soul) in Venice

Destination: Venice

Venice doesn't need to be a money drain. Putting in the prep and following a few simple rules will make for a more relaxed holiday - and help you focus on the charm and atmosphere of the lagoon city

Read more

Esfehan

Iran - Persepolis, Esfehan and the road less travelled

Destination: Shiraz

The ancient city of Persepolis, 'half the world' in Esfehan, and some of the friendliest people in the world await the intrepid visitor to ancient Persia

Read more

Altes Rathaus Entry Crest, © Nichole Martinson

Bonn, Germany: brimming with Beethoven and bygone days

by nichole

Destination: Bonn

From Beethoven to former Bundeshauptstadt (federal capital), situated along the romantic Rhine, Bonn is the custodian and curator of musical and modern German history (play "video")

Read more

Christ Church College, Oxford

The best of Oxford: town and gown

Destination: Oxford

Honey-coloured college quads, bicycling students in gowns and punts on the river – explore the stereotypes and more in Oxford, a great weekend break or a must-see on a trip around England

Read more

Brindisa

Spanish food, wine and culture in London

Destination: London

Celebrate London’s trend for all things Spanish by trying out some of the best cultural and foodie experiences the city has to offer

Read more

Statue of Lions, Plaza de Vazquez, Ubeda

Renaissance palace and churches in Ubeda, Jaen Province

Destination: Ubeda

UNESCO city Ubeda boasts Spain's finest Renaissance monuments. Stroll among the lion statues, sandstone monuments and refresh yourself with free tapas and cold beer

Read more