by Will Astbury
It will forever be synonymous with everyone's favourite outlaw. But with a vibrant student scene, Nottingham is also an essential place to catch the latest top bands and the freshest fashion styles
The annual Jazz and Heritage Festival is an exciting time to visit New Orleans, with live music on every street corner, great Southern-style food to feast on and a really warm welcome from the locals
by Madra Rua
Exploring a city built on hills and dancing the night away can take its toll on just about anyone. But I can assure you the pain is worth every minute spent in beautiful, seductive Lisbon
Ever fantasised about playing James Bond? For your license to thrill head for the millionaires' playground of Monte Carlo and its glamorous casinos
A night out in Birmingham offers something for everyone, whether it be real ale, late night clubs or good restaurants
It is no exaggeration to call Vienna the music capital of the world.
Whether it's opera, operetta, concert or musical, there are venues offering something for everyone.
Traditional music is the rhythm of Dublin's streets and pubs, and this is complemented by a thriving festival scene
by Alison Craig
Real bars. No themes. No DJs. Just locals chatting with great beer, some live Scottish music and wild Scottish dancing.
So many clubs and bars but so little time? Let me guide you through Edinburgh's vibrant nightlife with this guide to the best party spots in town - no matter what turns your crank.
Enjoying art openings, concerts, film screenings, and theatre in Istanbul