Roasted chestnuts and cherry liqueur are the flavours of Lisbon at Christmas time. With festive decorations illuminating the historical centre and choirs heard singing traditional Portuguese songs, December is a great time to come and enjoy the holiday season in this Portuguese city. Here are some tips on how to enjoy Lisbon this Christmas.
Along with the traditional Spanish Christmas celebrations, Barcelona also embraces Catalan traditions, including the bizarre happy faced ‘Caga Tió’ and squatting ‘Caganer’. There’s also a Christmas Market, musical performances and of course plenty of partying. As the festive season is in full swing, find out what to do in Barcelona this Christmas.
The streets are illuminated with Christmas lights, there’s glühwein galore, and the traditional Norwegian tree is twinkling in Trafalgar Square. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! With ice skating, concerts, and plenty of winter cheer, here’s what to enjoy in London this Christmas.
The Czech capital may have a reputation for great beer, but its cuisine is a close second. With a rich tradition of cooking and huge hearty meals, there is a plenty to tuck into. Here are our recommendations of what and where to eat in Prague.
The Portuguese capital offers mouthwatering morsels on every street corner, from fresh fish to custard cakes. With so much choice of culinary delights and cool restaurants, the hardest choice is where to start. For the local insider tips, here’s our guide to Eating in Lisbon on a Budget.
As a cosmopolitan capital, London is one of the world’s gastronomy epicentres with cuisines from every country in the world. From Michelin star sushi to English ‘Pub Grub’ there’s a wealth of flavours and foods on offer. With a reputation as an expensive city, insider knowledge is needed to make it a little lighter on the wallet. Here are our recommendations of where to eat in London on a budget.
With a fairy tale castle and misty views over the Vlatva River, Prague’s skyline provides a backdrop that eschews romance. This artists’ city is full of beauty from the charming narrow streets of Malá Strana to the gardens of Petrín Hill. Here’s our top ten tips for a romantic weekend in Prague on a budget.
Voted the ‘Most Romantic City in Europe in 2015’ by European Best Destinations, this Catalan city is a great weekend getaway, filled with history, culture, great food and of course, romance! Check out our top ten thing to do on a budget for a romantic weekend in Girona.