It sometimes seems that everyone is Irish on St Patrick’s Day, or at least wishes they were. The festival of Ireland’s most famous saint is celebrated around the world on March 17th, including in some unlikely places. Here are the best places to paint the town green, eat some hearty […]
Travel ideas for Germany – trip tips and recommendations from my experiences travelling in Germany. This European country has diverse and beautiful landscapes, historic cities, and rich cultural traditions. Here you will find exciting travel ideas for travelling in Germany so start planning your trip now and experience everything that Germany has to offer travellers.
Is there a better way to spend a few days than sitting in the sun, checking out some of the hottest new bands with friends at music festivals in the UK or Europe, while enjoying a few well-earned drinks? Whether you are looking for a UK short-break idea or something […]
As winter draws closer and preparations for the festive season get underway, thoughts turn towards Christmas city breaks but where are the best Christmas markets in Europe? What could be more Christmassy than a weekend spent sipping hot wine and eating tasty treats in the snow-dusted piazzas of Europe’s most […]
Did you know that around seven million people visit Munich from all over Germany and the world to attend Oktoberfest? That the Bavarian capital of Munich makes an estimated £1.8 billion from the famous beer festival? These numbers may seem overwhelming and I was determined not to be one of them, thinking it was […]
I only gave in to the temptation to book a ‘Bavaria highlights’ day trip from Munich because I was nursing the queen of all hangovers following a 12-hour stint at the famous Munich Oktoberfest. But that’s another story. It sounded a bit touristy but usually places that are massively popular with tourists […]