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From high end to high street: a weekend of London shopping

A weekend in London wouldn’t be complete without a journey home laden with shopping bags. From high-end stores and big-name brands to kitschy markets and side-street boutiques, shopaholics will find something to suit every taste and budget in the Big Smoke. Here’s our guide to the best shopping in London. Stroll down Oxford Street on… Read more

Things to do in Budapest for the weekend traveller

One of Europe’s most enchanting cities, Budapest is rich in culture and has an eclectic and enchanting nightlife scene. You can catch everything from a breathtaking classical concert at St Stephen’s Basilica to a rock gig at Club 202. Factor in the museums, shopping, historic buildings and squares and a generous smattering of cafés, and it can be hard to… Read more

Things to do in Vienna

Vienna is one of the most opulent and dramatic cities in Europe, in both its architecture and its cultural attractions. Its art galleries are stuffed full of the finest Old Masters in the world, and the city’s musical history includes Beethoven, Mozart and Brahms. Even its elegant coffee houses are fit for a king. Do you only have a… Read more

Eating out in Paris’s Rive Droite

Paris’s Rive Droite (Right Bank) is quite simply one of the best places in the world to treat your taste buds. Whether you’re after a charming street café or a sophisticated Paris restaurant, the Right Bank is where you’ll find it and – more often than not – fall in love with it. Here are a few of the best… Read more

Things to do in Marseille: parks and ports in Provence

Nestled in the south-east corner of France, Marseille has a long and illustrious history. The bustling port town is one of France’s biggest and busiest cities, and so is ideal for mini-breaks and romantic weekends away. Breathe in the fresh sea air, sip on a café au lait and get ready to explore this magnificent city. Visit Vieux-Port Start your… Read more

Dining out in Manchester is the business

Manchester is fast establishing itself as a rival to London when it comes to eating out; in fact, over the past couple of years the city’s culinary scene has become a roaring success. Whether it’s a romantic meal, a jolly social gathering or a tête-à-tête with a colleague or client, this food-loving city has got you… Read more