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    Which City will be Crowned Europe’s Best Destination in 2015?

    by  • February 4, 2015 • Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Berlin, Bordeaux, Brussels, Innsbruck, Istanbul, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Madrid, Malta, Milan, Paris, Porto, Reykjavik, Riga, Rome, Top 10, Vienna, Zagreb

    From Amsterdam to Zagreb, 20 European cities fight it out for the coveted title of European Best Destination. Voting is currently underway to decide which city is the ‘European Best Destination’ in 2015, a competition organised by the eponymous travel organisation based in Brussels, developed to promote culture and tourism in Europe with tourist...

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    Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Cities for 2015

    by  • November 25, 2014 • City Breaks, Malta, Milan, Plovdiv, Top 10, Vienna, Zermatt

    Milan, Valletta, Zermatt, Plovdiv and Vienna Fly the Flag for Europe in 2015 Having just published their ‘Best in Travel’ series for 2015, the Lonely Planet’s travel recommendations for the year ahead make for some interesting reading. Of particular appeal to us at Cities Direct is, perhaps unsurprisingly, their top 10 cities list for...

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    The Top Ten Most Visited Countries

    by  • September 11, 2014 • City Breaks, Europe, Top 10

    The World’s Winners on the International Travel Stage The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has just published its annual report on international travel last year and according to the statistics, over one billion people crossed an international border in 2013, over half of which travelled by air and in a leisure, recreation and holiday capacity....

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    Lonely Planet’s Top 10 Cities for 2014

    by  • November 7, 2013 • City Breaks, Paris, Riga, Top 10, Zurich

    When Lonely Planet speaks, we, as do countless others, listen! Ubiquitous amongst backpackers, this essential travelling companion recently published its top 10 listings for 2014. And as you might expect, there’s some interesting results. Looking in particular at its top 10 city hotspots for 2014, three European destinations make the shortlist in a medals...

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    Top 10 Krakow…

    by  • May 7, 2013 • City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Krakow, Top 10 • 0 Comments

    With it’s perfectly preserved Old Town, an abundance of restaurants, bars, cafés & clubs, plus a terrific selection of galleries and museums, Krakow is a great choice for a cultural city break. Rynek Glówny – Market Square The medieval market square at the Old Town, the lively heart of Krakow, an ideal starting point...

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