Archive for category: European Cities

A brief guide to the cities of Europe for the new visitor

  • Louvre Paris
     

    A Weekend in Paris

    by Travel writer Lynne Christen There are many reasons to travel to Paris for a long weekend. Beauty: Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It is a feast for the senses. History: The rich history is a feast for the mind. Food: Paris offers some […]

     
     
  • Venice Piazza San Marco
     

    Venice by Train

    by Robert Lidster For a long time I had thought about alternative ways of joining cruise ships abroad other than flying, although I am a great fan of flying I wanted to try something, well a little more romantic. So I put together a cruise out of Venice with travel […]

     
     
  • A Beginners Guide to Nice
     

    A Beginners Guide to Nice

    by Trevor Claringbold A chic, elegant, glamorous retreat, much loved by the rich and famous. That’s the popular impression of Nice, and certainly one the city would prefer those who have never been to continue to believe in. The truth, however, is nowhere near the sparkling image. It’s the fifth […]

     
     
  • Prague the Global City
     

    Prague the Global City

    by Gary Phillips It had been almost 14 years since my last visit to Prague. Back in 1997 the Czech Republic was still very much a country recovering from the tumult of the fall of communism, and its adoption of free-market economics. People drove old cars, mostly Skoda’s, and the […]

     
     
  • Things to do in Bruges
     

    Things to do in Bruges

    Sue Dobson finds one of Europe’s best preserved medieval towns crammed with life and history. A romantic city of ancient, beautifully kept buildings, medieval squares and canals criss-crossed by cobbled streets, Bruges may be packed with tourists but it’s a living and working city too, with enough charm to knock […]

     
     
  • Bruges the Beautiful by Maggie Hall
     

    Bruges the Beautiful by Maggie Hall

    Travel writer Maggie Hall strikes Bruges off the “to do” list, and gives a rave review of the city and her hotel, the Heritage. Over many years of going to many places, somehow Bruges never became the destination. Well, I’m now happy to confirm that there is something in the maxim: […]

     
     
 

Tenby flat with Seaviews

Panoramic views over Tenby town walls and beach

Tenby, Wales, United Kingdom
My place is close to great views, restaurants and dining, the beach, family-friendly activities, nightlife, town walls, parking. You’ll love my place because of the location, the ambience, the outd...