Exploring Cologne’s Christmas Markets

Picture this: Historic squares adorned with twinkling lights, glistening fir trees and illuminated huts, surrounded by mists of baked apples and mulled wine. Welcome to Cologne, one of the best…

Your Definitive Shopping Guide to Lyon

Lyon might be best known for its mouth-watering culinary scene, but I’d venture that the shopping here is equally outstanding. In fact, I find Lyon to be one of those rare cities that rivals even…

The Independent Shopping Guide to Edinburgh

If you’re anything like me, one of the first things you’ll do when you get to a new city is figuring out where the best shopping options are. It’s nice to bring back a gift for a loved one, take home…