Weekend Getaways Archives – IHG Travel Blog

A perfect day in Sydney’s hottest up-and-coming suburb

Things are happening in Sydney's Double Bay. This once quiet suburb is now experiencing a resurgence that puts it squarely on Australia's must-see map. Here's how to spend one perfect day experiencing everything that makes Double Bay so irresistible, starting with its jaw-dropping swimming spots…
IHG Travel
February 16, 2018

48 hours in Leeds

One of UK’s favourite cities and the second financial centre after London, Leeds is a vibrant city to explore in the spring sunshine. In Leeds’s awe-inspiring outdoor parks and gardens, breathing in the fresh air will revitalise your body. Surrounded by flower blossom, singing birds…
IHG Travel
May 2, 2017

36 hours in Adelaide

In the past, Adelaide has been the forgotten city of Australian tourism, often used as a transit stop en route to the Barossa Valley or McLaren Vale, rather than a destination in its own right. But recently the pretty South Australian city is breaking away…
IHG Travel
November 18, 2016

3-day guide to exploring Kobe

Nestled between the Kobe-Hyogo Port and the Rokko Mountains, Kobe is one of the most popular sightseeing cities in Japan. The ancient city blends natural beauty with modern architecture and boasts a flourishing culture influenced by its bustling international port. Whether you’re in Kobe for…
Kyle Coleman
October 31, 2016

24 hours in Milan

Whether you're in city for a meeting, a stopover, or a leisure trip, Milan will surprise you. You'll be amazed by the amount of things to see and do around town, and how diverse the city is. Many know that Milan is Italy's fashion and…
Kyle Coleman
June 3, 2016

24 hours in Lisbon

Lisbon is a city with a warm, glowing light, inhabited by some of the friendliest and most welcoming people in Europe and overflowing with rich history and culture. Its flavorful and varied cuisine will leave you wanting more, and its cosmopolitan, vibrant lifestyle contrasting with deep traditions and historic neighborhoods…
Kyle Coleman
June 1, 2016

How to have the ultimate Mexico City weekend getaway

Brimming with art galleries, museums, pre-Hispanic ruins, and so much history, Mexico City is a feast for arts and culture junkies. From some of the best-known attractions to little-known gems, here's how to get the most bang for your peso in just one weekend around the Mexican…
Kyle Coleman
May 23, 2016

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