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“ROAD TO MYSELF – Walking The Ancient Trails in Southern Italy”

Puglia Tourist Board celebrates travelling Cultural Exhibition highlighting Southern ItalyThis new travelling exhibition from the Puglia Tourist …

Italy

The Paston Treasure: Riches and Rarities of the Known World

A major exhibition at Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery from 23 June to 23 September 2018, organised in partnership with the Yale Center for …

Archaeology

Full on Fun at Blists Hill Victorian Town

An ideal destination for grandparents to take their grand kids – Summer school holidays 21st July – 2nd September<p>Celebrate Ironbridge’s world …

England

Explore the Cuisine of Germany

Germany is a destination with exciting culture, varied scenery and a long history. It’s time to add German cuisine to the list of attractions that …

European Travel

New Hotel Opens in Germany’s Iconic Cultural City

Vienna House, Austria’s largest hotel group, have announced a new hotel in central Leipzig due to open on 6th July 2018Völkerschlachtdenkmal Leipzig …

European Travel

River Stage Festival returns to London’s South Bank this Summer

River Stage, the free outdoor Summer festival organised by the National Theatre in partnership with five of the UK’s leading arts and culture …

The Theatre

The Oberammergau Passion Play 2020

Work has already started on this unique once in a decade event. Here’s some background and who is running tours to see this world famous …

Travel

Prized Possessions Dutch Masterpieces from National Trust Houses

Peter Morrell visits the Holburne Museum in Bath May 25 2018 – September 16, 2018 to see this engaging exhibition<p>Self-Portrait Wearing A White …

Art

Stoke Place Hotel Buckinghamshire

A Summer Garden Party on Sunday 1st July and the annual Bonfire Night set to Disney music on 4th November<p>Perfectly placed in Buckinghamshire between …

Buckinghamshire

Discover Vejle

Denmark’s hottest centre for gastronomy, wellness and natureVejle on Jutland’s east coast has for many years been a hidden gem known mainly to the …

Jutland

Fred. Olsen offers tempting incentives on 2019 Brabant European river cruises

Fred. Olsen is building upon the success of its river cruise ship Brabant’s first season with an expanded programme of 33 departures in 2019From …

European Travel

NCL Bliss – A Ship for all Ages

Chris Hurley discovers that everyone, from three years olds to octogenarians, will be kept entertained for the entire voyage on Norwegian Cruise …

Latin America

Festival Fun with Pitchup.com

Find your alternative Glastonbury this summer with Pitchup.com<p>Festival lovers will be scouring the length and breadth of Great Britain to find their …

Festivals

Top Outdoor Activities to Discover the Algarve’s Outstanding Scenery

The diverse landscape of the Algarve goes hand-in-hand with adventure travel, and visitors can admire the extraordinary landscapes from a variety of …

Coastlines

Norwegian Cruise Line’s new ship Bliss

Peter Morrell and his wife spend two very indulgent days enjoying the food, facilities and sheer fun of NCL’s impressive new offspring<p>NCL …

Dining Rooms

A round-up of the best upcoming festivals and events in the Azores

Beautiful, dramatic, with design-conscious places to stay and eat, thermal pools in lush forests, and great, sweeping beaches, the Azores are nine …

Top Five escorted tours from One Traveller

One Traveller offer escorted holidays and cruises around the world to mature, single travellers over 50<p>Malta: Explore the European capital of …

Fred. Olsen launches inaugural Balmoral cruise season from Edinburgh

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ flagship, Balmoral, will be commencing her inaugural cruise season from Edinburgh (Rosyth) on 16th May 2018, on a 10-night …

Champagne Taittinger and Villa Maria Toast the Winners at the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards in 2018

Last night the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards in 2018 took place at the Royal Festival Hall, where television royalty gathered to hear …

Faces of Sculpture: Portrait of a Profession

An Exhibition of Photographs by Anne Purkiss 14 May – 14 July 2018Sir Anthony Caro 1998 – Image ©A.Purkiss <b>“I see photographs as documents of people,</b> …

Royal Wedding fever descends on Windsor!

With excitement growing as the Royal Wedding gets closer and closer, The Original Tour has a whole host of special activities planned this month!<p>St …

A celebration of memory at Boughton House

An exhibition celebrating historic and significant memories of Boughton House and those who lived there will open this summerThe MEMORY exhibition is …

New travel ideas for Saxony’s Cities and Towns

Visit one of Germany’s most historic regions for a rich cultural experience“48 hours in…”: Discover 13 historic towns in SaxonyFrom A for …

Anita Corbin: First Women UK

Dyson Gallery, Royal College of Art 20 July – 22 August 2018Betty Boothroyd – Image © Anita Corbin A decade-long project to capture the portraits of …

Say ‘Au Revoir’ to England and ‘Bonjour’ to France this Summer

French Tours soar in popularity with Cycling For Softies<p>France is heating up as this summer’s top destination for active holidaymakers, according to …

Celebrate the work of the Flemish Masters in Flanders 2018-2020

An exciting program starting in June 2018 featuring artists in Antwerp, Brussels, Bruges, Ghent Leuven and Mechelen. Peter Morrell reportsMichaelina …

10 of the best UNESCO world heritage sites in France

France boasts a staggering number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites – 43 of them, which is more than almost any other country in Europe (only Italy and …

Small-ship cruises in Europe and North America with Artisan Travel

Arctic adventure, cultural island-hopping and an array of natural wonders<p>Taking a small-ship cruise is the perfect way to explore new destinations: …

Photography is getting underway in the largest ever sculpture project undertaken in the UK

Over the next two years, Art UK is aiming to digitise around 170,000 sculptures, which are located inside galleries, museums and public buildings and …