• Film

    A September Summary

    by  • August 26, 2015 • Barcelona, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Festivals, Film, Food & Drink, Frankfurt, Munich, San Sebastian, Venice

    From film festivals and car shows to centuries-old cultural events, here’s a snapshot of what’s on in September across Europe. As we prepare to say goodbye to summer (‘what summer?’ I hear you cry!) and autumn fast approaches, there’s still plenty of events and offerings taking place across Europe, perfect for combining with a...

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    Festival Fever Hits Salzburg

    by  • July 15, 2015 • Architecture, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Festivals, Film, Music, Salzburg

    From its Summer Festival to the 50th Anniversary of The Sound of Music, Salzburg’s Musical Heritage Comes to the Fore. This weekend sees the start of the annual Salzburg Festival, a six-week-long extravaganza of opera, drama and concerts for festival-goers of every age. Highlights of the festival include several performances of William Shakespeare’s The...

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    Summer Holiday City Breaks with a Child-Friendly Twist

    by  • July 6, 2015 • Amsterdam, Art, Children, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Film, New York, Paris, Utrecht

    From Harry Potter to The Hunger Games, New York to the Netherlands, toddlers to teenagers, captivate the kids with a child-friendly exhibition. The summer holidays are fast approaching and if you’re anything like me, you’re probably wondering how on earth you’re going to fill six weeks of lazy school-free days with interesting, inspirational ideas...

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    007 Hits Madrid

    by  • May 10, 2015 • City Breaks, Exhibitions, Film, Madrid

    A Special Exhibition Devoted to James Bond Opens in the Spanish Capital. As Andy Murray celebrates victory at the Madrid Masters tonight, so too the Spanish capital pays homage to another very special British gentleman, albeit a fictional character. Having already travelled from the Barbican Centre in London via Toronto, Shanghai, Melbourne, Moscow and...

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    Game of Thrones Returns!

    by  • April 13, 2015 • Belfast, Dubrovnik, Film, Seville, Spilt

    Be it Belfast, Dubrovnik or Seville, some of Europe’s finest landscapes and buildings are set to return to our screens. Fans of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones have been feverishly awaiting the launch of series five on our TV screens, with many a European backdrop representing the Seven Kingdoms as depicted in...

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    Berlin Prepares for the Annual Berlinale

    by  • February 1, 2015 • Berlin, Film

    Berlin’s International Film Festival, the Berlinale, celebrates its 65th birthday in 2015 Berlin is known as being a cosmopolitan, exciting capital with international appeal. The excitement reaches an even higher level during the Berlinale, one of the most important events in the international film industry’s calendar.  Between February 5th and 15th more than 19,000 film professionals and critics as...

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    What’s happening where in 2015

    by  • January 3, 2015 • Art, Berlin, Budapest, Cannes, City Breaks, Copenhagen, Exhibitions, Fashion, Festivals, Film, Food & Drink, Madrid, Paris, Venice, Vienna

    From Fashion to Food and Film, Here’s a New Year’s Round-Up of European Events Happy New Year to you all! In my first blog of 2015, I thought I’d summarise just a few of the big events and lesser-known happenings in some of Europe’s major cities over 2015, the perfect tie-in perhaps with a...

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