Visit Keukenhof tulip gardens near Amsterdam in 2019

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What is your favourite flower? If you love tulips then you must visit Keukenhof – the spectacular tulip gardens near Amsterdam in 2019. Keukenhof is open 21st March to  19th May in 2019 I love peonies but tulips run a close second. They are so bright and sunny and when they start appearing in shops […]

Discover beautiful Bergen – things to do in Bergen, gateway to the fjords

Bergen, Norway - things to do in Bergen

Flying in to Bergen was quite the revelation. I didn’t know what to expect, but the sight of thousands of little islands or skerries dotting the fjords below was nothing short of breathtaking. The city is of course the gateway to the fjords and the scenery I just described is what draws thousands of visitors […]

5 days in Rome itinerary – highlights and secrets of the Eternal City

5 days in Rome itinerary

Let’s go to Rome! It’s the city that once ruled them all. Centuries of history, a modern living metropolis and some of the best food collide in this most magnificent of cities. For the first time visitor, or even those returning after a long while, with a 5 day Rome itinerary you will have ample […]

30 of the most charming small towns in France

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Are you a romantic? Then head to the charming small towns in France. They will make your spirit soar. From the half timbered villages of Normandy and Alsace to the turquoise shuttered buildings in Brittany, or the medieval towns of the Dordogne there is a picturesque village waiting for you. With so many gorgeous places […]