• Posts Tagged ‘Beer Festival’

    What’s on in Copenhagen

    by  • May 12, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Copenhagen, Exhibitions, Fashion, Festivals, Food & Drink, Music, Sport

    From food festivals to art exhibitions, there’s no shortage of events taking place in the Danish capital this summer. If you’re planning a Copenhagen city break any time soon, chances are you might soon encounter some extra sightseeing assistance as you make your way around the Danish capital. Yesterday, it was announced that Copenhagen’s...

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    Oktoberfest comes to Edinburgh and London

    by  • September 30, 2014 • City Breaks, Edinburgh, Festivals, Food & Drink, London

    Beer Appreciation in the Scottish and English Capitals If you didn’t quite manage to make it to Munich this year for the city’s annual Oktoberfest, fear not for the Scottish capital is preparing its own very special version! Launching tomorrow (Wednesday, 1st October) is the Edinburgh Oktoberfest, a festival of German beer, food and modern...

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    Beautiful Bruges – an Award-Winning City

    by  • November 11, 2013 • Bruges, Christmas Markets, City Breaks, Food & Drink

    After months of voting, the winners of the 2013 Guardian, Observer and guardian.co.uk travel awards were announced today with some interesting results. Topping the polls for the second year running for the category ‘Favourite Overseas City’ was Tokyo, with San Francisco once again in second place. Replacing Seville, Berlin and Cape Town for the...

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    Munich – city of contrasts

    by  • July 19, 2013 • City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Munich • 0 Comments

    Music is famous for its beer festival  – The Oktoberfest – which is held every September and October and features parades, music concerts and other festivities. The first festival took place in 1810 when Crown Prince Ludwig, later to become King Ludwig I, was married to Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen. The citizens of Munich...

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