• Vilnius

    Lithuania Joins the Eurozone

    by  • January 7, 2015 • City Breaks, Vilnius

    Make your Euros go even further as Lithuania becomes the latest country to adopt the common currency. Ever heard of the Litas? Well, now you don’t need to as Lithuania’s former currency was officially withdrawn at the end of 2014, to be replaced with the Euro as from the 1st of January, 2015. Lithuania...

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    From £199pp with a 4th night free – which Baltic Capital will tempt you?

    by  • February 12, 2014 • Baltic, Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius

    Boasting one of the most effortlessly photogenic old town centres in Europe, a city break to the Estonian capital, Tallinn will delight you with twisting cobblestone lanes, iron street lamps, Gothic spires and medieval markets. The capital of Latvia, Riga is enjoying a renaissance with many historic buildings restored or being restored to their former...

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    Fabulous Vilnius!

    by  • February 5, 2014 • Architecture, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Music, Vilnius

    With attention currently centred on its Baltic neighbour, Riga, the newly-inaugurated 2014 European Capital of Culture, you could forgive Vilnius for being somewhat overlooked in this year’s list of top city break destinations. And yet, having already held this illustrious title (2009 was its year in the spotlight) Vilnius thoroughly deserves a nod as...

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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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    The Best City Break Destinations in Europe

    by  • June 11, 2013 • Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Belfast, Berlin, Boston, Bruges, Budapest, City Breaks, Copenhagen, Dublin, Dubrovnik, Edinburgh, Florence, Istanbul, Krakow, Lisbon, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Naples, New York, Paris, Prague, Riga, Rome, St Petersburg, Stockholm, Tallinn, Venice, Vienna, Vilnius, Warsaw • 0 Comments

    Ubiquitous amongst travel professionals and holiday makers alike, Trip Advisor has just published the long-awaited resulted of the Travellers’ Choice survey for 2013 with some perennial favourites and a couple of surprise additions topping the polls amongst those who took part. How many have you been lucky enough to visit and which still sit...

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