Category Archives: Europe

Galleries & Museums across the North of England

Most people may well think of London when they think of Museums in England – but the north has just as much to offer as the capital. With museums dedicated to so many periods of Britain’s history as well as galleries exhibiting both contemporary and classical art, historic houses and living museums – there is truly something for everybody. Read ... Read More »

Who will win this year’s Rugby League Challenge Cup?

The Challenge Cup is starting to heat up as we reach the last-16 stage of the competition. Last year’s champions Leeds Rhinos face a tough clash against fellow Super League outfit Huddersfield Giants, while the likes of Warrington Wolves and St. Helens have been paired with lower league opponents. However, anything can happen in the Challenge Cup and it wouldn’t ... Read More »

The Rugged Charms of Forgotten France

The South of France has a distinctly upmarket reputation. Monte Carlo, Juan les Pins, Saint Tropez and Cannes cannot help but make you think of Champagne lifestyles and film star glamour. But there is so much more to the languedoc – as Southern France is known – than just that well-heeled Mediterranean sheen. Behind the bling and the glitz is a ... Read More »

Three Of The Greatest European Cities For Art Lovers

Europe is like a massive open art gallery. From the haunting beauty of paintings by the Old Masters to the incredible and unique architecture, art lovers will be in heaven on a journey through this continent. Every city in Europe has something breathtaking to offer its artistic visitors. However, most of us don’t have the luxury of endless time and ... Read More »

3 Countries You Need To Visit In Winter

Unless you’re a skier or a snowboarder, travelling in winter is probably not at the top of your list of things to do. If considering it, you need to think about purchasing plenty of wet-weather gear, durable luggage sourced from an industry specialist such as Luggage Direct and full-length thermals that are going to keep you toasty. Yes, it may ... Read More »

The Best Ways To See Europe

Europe is a patchwork of cultures, languages and customs. One day you could be walking along an Italian beach slurping an ice cream, the next you could be snuggled up in an igloo in Norway, watching the northern lights dancing above you. Part of the beauty of this area of the world is that while each country offers an individual ... Read More »

Great days out in Wales

With an ever-growing range of travel destinations at our fingertips, it’s often easy to overlook some of the treasures on our own doorstep. And Wales has to be the pick of the bunch. It’s got everything you need in a relatively small area from magnificent mountain ranges, beautiful beaches and a real sense of local culture. So here are some ... Read More »

5 London Icons You Need To Visit

If you are a globetrotter, you probably have an extensive list of things you have to see. They might include Niagara Falls or the Eiffel Tower. It doesn’t matter where you travel to, there will always be more to see than you can possibly fit in during your visit. London is one of the only cities in the world where ... Read More »

The 6 Cheapest Ski Resorts in Europe

When you start adding up the costs of your skiing holiday, it can be frightening. You need to budget for ski hire, lift passes, instructor courses and additional insurance. That’s all before you’ve booked the flights and accommodation. It’s the lure of the big slopes that puts the price so high. The temptation to ski the famous Val D’Isere or ... Read More »