European Travel

20 Must-Visit Attractions in Switzerland

Switzerland is home to seemingly endless natural beauty as well as a rich cultural history, ensuring there’s something to discover that will astound …

Europe

16,000 votes, 32 nations – so which is the greatest holiday destination in the world?

Over the past month we have pitted 32 nations against each other in our World Cup of Travel, to find out which is the greatest holiday destination on the planet.<p>After more than 16,000 votes on Twitter, and some seriously nail-biting contests, we can reveal that the winner of our tournament is …

Travel

Visit the North Cape in Norway

The North Cape in Norway in northern Scandinavia's most popular travel destination — and for good reason. The North Cape is a monumental natural …

Bucket Lists

A local’s guide to Copenhagen: 10 top tips

There’s no better way to explore the hidden treasures of Copenhagen than on a bike. Rent one and discover all kinds of small wonders that aren’t in the guidebooks. In particular, Nørrebro and Vesterbro are great areas to explore by bike, because of their many small streets. It is an easy way to get …

Travel

Literary themed hotel is basically a bookworm's dream with its own library and a gin bar

Calling all bookworms - there's a literary themed hotel that needs to go on your bucket lists right now.<p>The Literary Man Hotel has everything you …

Travel

German castle expropriated from Russian owner

When its wealthy Russian owner suspected of money laundering left the medieval property in disrepair, the state government used a historical …

Europe

28 great reasons why you should visit Croatia

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>Croatia may have failed to win the World Cup, but it …

Travel (Australia)

Croatia given heroes' welcome in Zagreb after World Cup final defeat

Tens of thousands of people turned up at a celebration for Croatia in Zagreb on Monday despite their 4-2 loss to France in the World Cup final a day …

Red Carpet

The Top 8 Road Trip Destinations To Check Out Before You’re Too Old

It doesn’t matter if your friends tag along or you travel solo, whether you’re driving a Mini Cooper or a classic Bentley – the open road welcomes …

Hiking

Portugal's Convento de Cristo: The Complete Guide

The Convento de Cristo (Convent of Christ) in Tomar is one of the architectural highlights of Portugal, and should be on the itinerary of anyone with …

Europe

best new resorts and hotels in greece

Admittedly the ongoing heatwave may have dampened the allure of a last-minute break to Greece somewhat, but even if the weather isn’t markedly better there at the moment a slew of impressive new hotel openings provide very good reason to visit. Below are eight of the best new resorts to open in …

European Travel

10 Great Restaurants in Switzerland

Save Place<p>Dufaux-Strasse 1, 8152 Opfikon, Switzerland<p>Entering YOU restaurant, with its slick black and maroon décor, is as memorable as the first …

Europe

World Cup victory sparks a change in Paris’ metro stations

Visitors to Paris will need to pay extra attention when riding the metro over the next while. Six stations have been temporarily re-named in honour of France’s World Cup victory over Croatia on Sunday.<p>The decision was taken by Parisian transport authority RATP who got to work immediately on Sunday …

France

Derelict property transformed into a vibrant, sunny hostel in Portugal

When design firms Aurora Arquitectos and Furo were asked to transform an old building in the Portuguese coastal resort town of Cascais into a hip …

Architecture

Watch: Croatia Soccer Team Given Hero's Welcome Upon World Cup Return Home

It's safe to say that Croatia is partying like they won the World Cup.<p>Despite Croatia's 4-2 loss to France in Sunday's World Cup Final, the team was …

Soccer

Style at Home: Iceland melted my heart

To tell the truth, I wasn't super excited when Dan told me where he wanted us to travel on our next vacation: Iceland. Dan is the adventurer in our …

Europe

The music fan’s guide to Lisbon

As Lisbon host yet another excellent music festival - next week's Super Bock Super Rock - Tom Johnson tells us what to see before and after the …

Europe

“Photo tourism” in Lisbon, Portugal, March 23rd-30th, 2019

Jim and I talked briefly about this on the latest “Darymple Report” and he gave me permission to post a few more details here.<p>This is a workshop I …

Europe

Excursions to Morocco From Spain

Visiting Spain and Morocco on the same trip makes sense not only because of geography—Morocco is just 14 kilometers (nine miles) from Spain—but also …

Travel

From a midnight party in thermal baths to a railway run by kids - the weird and wonderful things you can only do in Budapest

ENJOYING a pint of Hungary's finest Dreher beer and staring at the garden gnome swinging from the roof, I wondered how a once-abandoned apartment …

Europe

Croatia given huge welcome in Zagreb as World Cup runners-up get home

Mario Mandzukic signs a policeman's helmet as World Cup runners-up Croatia return home to monster reception after final defeat by France<p><b>Croatia were</b> …

Sport (UK)

5 Things We Learnt From Trump's Visit

<i>Storm Donald ploughed its way through the UK last week, leaving in its wake scenes of bemusement. It also prompted people to huddle together, and put</i> …

Travel (UK)

You Can Bake Bread Underground at a Spa in Iceland

About an hour’s drive east of Reykjavik in a place called Laugarvatn, you’ll find yourself in a quiet town known for its scenic spa at the edge of …

Baking

Jesse Gomez Enjoys The Streetscape of Bulgaria and Norway

Jesse Gomez delivers that GBP flavor with clips filmed in Norway and Bulgaria. He doses us with primo street tricks of a compelling style, and he’s …

Snowboarding

The 2018 World Cup Final Through The Eyes Of An American In Croatia

As the referee blew the final whistle signaling France’s 4-2 victory over Croatia in the World Cup final, fireworks and celebratory screams broke out where I was watching in the neighborhood of Knežija. In fact, they poured out from every corner of the capital city of Zagreb, despite the city being …

Luka Modrić

Expression of Interest for Austria and Bosnia & Herzegovina Away Tickets | IFA

Applications for the UEFA Nations League away matches against Austria and Bosnia & Herzegovina are now LIVE for Gold Campaign Card holders.<p>Northern …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Sweden battles forest fires north of Stockholm

Swedish firefighters are tackling major wildfires in several areas north-west of the capital Stockholm.<p>Helicopters are water-bombing the blazes in bone-dry forests.<p>Ljusdal and Alvdalen, roughly 330km (205 miles) from Stockholm, are among the worst-hit areas. Unexploded shells on a military range …

Forests

Help make London the world’s first National Park City at this week of cracking outdoor events

Grumble as we <b></b>might about antisocial barbecue placement, blasting portable speakers and the dreaded pollen bomb, London’s parks are bloody great in …

England

Airbnb Is in Trouble With the European Union

The European Union warned Airbnb on Monday that its business practices must comply with the EU’s regulations, after a review of the home-sharing …

Travel