From Bordeaux to Biarritz, the south-west coast of France is a wonderful mix of beautiful beaches, historic towns and delicious local food and wine. It’s one of those unforgettable places where you see something new every time you visit,...
A stay at Hotel Plaza e de Russie in Tuscany will take you further into the heart of Italian culture, cuisine and hospitality. Hotel Plaza e de Russie is a sophisticated 5-star design hotel and is a distinguished Relais...
Bordeaux is a city in the southwest of France. This area of the country is known for its incredible wines and authentic delicacies. A trip to Bordeaux includes oysters, white asparagus, and sweet canelés. A weekend here will leave...
Porto in the north of Portugal is an ideal place for foodies. It has it all, from good fish and seafood to delicious snacks and comfort food. Best of all, eating out in Portugal is typically cheap. You will...
Experience the magic and wonders of the winter season and travel to one of these four Christmas Markets around Europe from London to Strasbourg. Hyde Park Winter Wonderland London, England Making its home on The Queen’s front lawn, Hyde Park Winter Wonderland...
There’s nothing quite like a German Christmas market to get you in a festive mood. Each of these Christmas markets has an ambiance and atmosphere of their own. A couple of years ago in Rudesheim, a small Rhineland town,...
Long, long before Jeremy Clarkson and co reprised the Top Gear idea on Amazon Prime, the Grand Tour was the name given to a travel route through Europe popular with young aristocratic British gentlemen. In fact, there’s an argument to...
Irish food is not all Guinness stew, coddle and champ, and corned beef and cabbage is not on many menus. That’s an American invention. These traditional Irish favorites are still available. But these days, restaurants and chefs in Ireland...
If you have ever dreamed of visiting the Chianti region of Tuscany, this is where the doors open up. Hotel Le Fontanelle, perched on the picturesque hilltop in Castelnuovo Berardenga, may very well be one of the most beautiful...
When you think of Italian food, the first word that comes to mind is probably not vegan. In fact, Italy is well known for its meat focused and dairy-heavy cuisine. Think gorgonzola cheese, prosciutto, pepperoni, and gelato. Not exactly...