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    Flybe Starts New Route from Cardiff to Munich

    by  • September 1, 2015 • City Breaks, Munich

    A number of city break destinations are available for those who prefer to fly from South Wales.   Budget airline Flybe operated its inaugural flights between Cardiff and Munich on August Bank Holiday Monday.  Passengers on the Munich to Cardiff flight were all given a traditional Bavarian “Lebkuchen” – a huge decorated heart-shaped gingerbread...

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    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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    Celebrating the Classic Car – Collections across Europe

    by  • February 9, 2015 • Brussels, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Milan, Monaco, Munich, Riga, Transport, Turin

    From Monaco to Munich, visit and view some of Europe and America’s finest vintage vehicles. This weekend saw Paris play host to the Retromobile show, a major international event devoted to the classic car, with some 500 vintage automobiles sure to have ignited the passions of many a classic car enthusiast. And yet whilst...

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    Christmas Market Fever!

    by  • December 1, 2014 • Budapest, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Dresden, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Lille, Munich, New York, Prague, Rome, Stockholm

    MSN Travel Publishes its Recommendations for the Best Christmas Markets around the World As today is December 1st, all thoughts (in my house, anyway!) officially turn to Christmas and the festive frivolities that await in the run up to the big day. And across Europe (and indeed beyond), the streets and squares of countless...

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    Celebrating German Unity Day

    by  • October 3, 2014 • Art, Berlin, City Breaks, Cologne, Dresden, Festivals, Frankfurt, Munich

    Special Events in Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt, Dresden & Cologne. October 3rd marks German Unity Day, commemorating the anniversary of German reunification in 1990 when the former GDR officially joined the Federal Republic of Germany. Many often consider the 9th of November, 1989, the day upon which the Berlin Wall fell, as the moment when...

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    Europe’s Colourful Markets

    by  • September 27, 2014 • City Breaks, Food & Drink, Munich, Nice, Venice

    Many European cities have an attractive food or flower market to wander around. When visiting any city I like nothing better than to wander around a colourful market, whether it is selling fruit and vegetables, flowers or local food specialities.  In this blog I take a look at 3 well known markets which are well worth...

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    Munich Prepares to Party…..

    by  • September 18, 2014 • Festivals, Food & Drink, Munich

    The 2014 Oktoberfest starts this weekend For some weeks now Munich has been preparing for it’s annual Beer Festival, with seven enormous tents being erected on the Theresienwiese and temporary stands appearing along the route of the opening parade.  The parade is the official prelude to the opening of the Oktoberfest and involves about...

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    Christmas Market breaks from £189pp including flights and breakfast

    by  • August 20, 2014 • Berlin, Bratislava, Bruges, Brussels, Budapest, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Europe, Festivals, Krakow, Munich, Prague, Riga, Tallinn, Vienna

    Christmas is probably the last thing you want to think about at the moment but the trouble is lots of people are already thinking about it and before you know it all the best deals to the Christmas Markets have gone. Don’t get left behind, book one of these breaks today and this year...

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