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    Berlin, Dresden & Prague

    by  • May 8, 2014 • Berlin, City Breaks, Dresden, Prague

    Take a fascinating journey through Germany and the Czech Republic as you discover the cities of Berlin, Dresden and Prague. Feel the energy of Berlin with its intriguing past and exciting future, admire the elegance of Dresden with its baroque-style architecture and numerous world-renowned museums and art collections before losing yourself in the hidden...

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    A May Day Celebration

    by  • April 29, 2014 • City Breaks, Krakow, Milan, Paris, Prague, Rome

    May Day is approaching;  the festival which dates back many centuries is related to the Celtic festival of Beltane and the Germanic festival of Walpurgis Night.  In the late 19th century the day became associated with the International Labour Movement and  was also called Labour Day or International Workers Day.  In many countries it...

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    Motivation for a Marathon

    by  • January 6, 2014 • Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Belfast, Berlin, Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, City Breaks, Cologne, Copenhagen, Dublin, Edinburgh, Florence, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hamburg, Helsinki, Istanbul, Krakow, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Madrid, Malta, Milan, Moscow, Naples, Nice, Oslo, Palma, Paris, Porto, Prague, Reykjavik, Riga, Rome, Salzburg, Seville, Sport, St Petersburg, Stockholm, Tallinn, Venice, Verona, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw

    If your Christmas indulgences have left you entering 2014 full of well-intentioned resolutions to get fit, then you’re not alone! No matter how dedicated you start your year, it’s often difficult to keep the training motivation levels high when the cold and dreary January weather offers little of an incentive to get outside and...

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    A Sporting September

    by  • September 1, 2013 • Berlin, City Breaks, Copenhagen, Dresden, Ljubljana, Madrid, Milan, New York, Prague, Sport, Zurich • 0 Comments

    If you thought all sporting activity tailed off now that summer’s drawing to a close, think again! Here’s a roundup of action taking place throughout the month of September. La Vuelta a España Spain’s answer to the Tour de France and Giro d’Italia, already the 2013 Vuelta a España is well underway, with nine...

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    See Vienna – in Combination with Other Former Imperial Cities

    by  • August 28, 2013 • Bratislava, Budapest, City Breaks, Multi Centre Breaks, Prague, Rail, Vienna • 0 Comments

    We looked at the wonderful city of Vienna in a previous blog and lamented the lack of direct flights from the UK  –  you have to fly from either London Heathrow or Gatwick if you want to fly direct to Vienna.  There are, however, a few ways to get around this problem….. Ryanair currently...

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    Prague – back to normal

    by  • July 26, 2013 • City Breaks, Prague • 0 Comments

    Almost two months have passed since the city of Prague was making headlines for all the wrong reasons.  The very heavy rain in central Europe over a prolonged period had led to many rivers flooding their banks including the River Danube and, in Prague, the Vltava. Pictures of the worst city centre flooding in...

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