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A food lover’s treasure hunt through Paris

Imagine a treasure hunt of Paris, where the prizes are foodie delights. A gourmet safari where you can go at your own pace, stopping at your choice of places highly recommended by gastronomic curators. That’s the essence of Le Food Trip, a self-guided programme that…
Kenny Monteith
December 21, 2017

Discover these funky hidden gems of Birmingham

Boasting digital, creative and culinary brilliance, Birmingham really is Britain’s second city in more ways than one. Brum – a fond local nickname –  somehow gets overlooked by visitors who often favour smaller Manchester, Edinburgh or Liverpool. And yet the capital of the Midlands is…
Kenny Monteith
December 14, 2017

Kid-friendly Istanbul: 7 fun places to discover

Istanbul is the only city in the world to straddle two continents – Europe and Asia – and the Bosphorous river doesn’t just separate the regions, it splits two entirely different cultures. The streets are bustling with imperial splendor. And though the Ottoman mosques, historic…
Kenny Monteith
November 3, 2017

5 reasons to visit Birmingham, England

Why should you visit Birmingham? Well, because you can cruise down a canal, buy delicious chocolates from the largest Cadbury shop in the world, see where J.R.R. Tolkien picked up some inspiration for his books and much more. So don’t wait. Book your hotel in…
C. Nichole
October 23, 2017

Amsterdam’s 5 best hidden museums

A world away from the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum are a number of Amsterdam’s quirkier and quieter museums. From human-sized cats to self-playing pianos, the exhibits these attractions contain offer visitors a more unusual experience. These museums aren’t always easy to find, so…
Kyle Coleman
October 9, 2017

How to plan an eco-friendly family getaway

Eco-friendly family adventures don't have to require hiking boots and camping gear. Be it Paris, Portland or The Hague, cities around the world have evolved to better protect the planet while suiting the needs of urban travelers. These tips will inspire explorers of all ages…
Kenny Monteith
September 26, 2017

6 incredible Munich castles you don’t want to miss

Thanks in large part to the rampant building sprees of King Ludwig II, the area around Munich features many stunning palaces and castles. From expansive gardens to architecture so iconic it has inspired Disney castles, you'll find plenty of historic options to explore within a…
Kyle Coleman
July 12, 2017

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