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Dijon or Beaune: Which Burgundy City to Visit?

Timber Houses in Dijon

Burgundy is a beautiful region, with vineyards galore and stunning tiled rooftops scattered across the area from city centres to countryside chateaux. So if you’re planning a trip to one of France’s most famous wine regions, you’ve definitely got to stay near Dijon or Beaune. With an incredible gastronomic history in both, it can be hard to choose between them if food and drink are high on your list of … Read More

The Ultimate 5 to 7-Day Pyrenees Road Trip Itinerary

Hiking in the Spanish Pyrenees

It’s a real joy to spend 5 to 7 days in the Pyrenees, this majestic mountain range named after Pyrene, a princess of Greek mythology. With endless mountain roads, scenic hikes, hidden alpine villages and incredible views the ideal Pyrenees road trip itinerary has it all.  The Pyrenees Mountain Range stretches for 270 miles along the border between France and Spain, forming a natural barrier between the Iberian Peninsula and … Read More

The Perfect 2, 3 or 4 Days in Cape Cod Itinerary

Race Point Lighthouse in Cape Cod

Planning a 2, 3 or 4 days in Cape Cod itinerary is one of the best ways to experience the gem of coastal Massachusetts. A picturesque peninsula nestled just south of Boston and east of Providence, Cape Cod is one of the East Coast’s most sought-after destinations. A quintessential New England icon, with charming seaside villages, beautiful beaches, and rich maritime history, Cape Cod offers an ideal getaway for most … Read More

One Day in Dijon Itinerary: A Perfect Day Trip

Beautiful Architecture in Dijon

Dijon is a city in mid-east France with a rich gastronomic history, a colourful city centre and plenty of attractions to fill one day in Dijon for any visitor. Our Dijon itinerary will take you around the mediaeval streets to see the half-timbered houses, Gothic churches, private mansions and momentous structures. As the capital of Burgundy, Dijon not only has a charming historic centre, but also plenty of lively places … Read More

The Ultimate 5 to 7 Days in Asturias Itinerary

Gulpiyuri Beach in Asturias

Discover the secret side of Spain by planning a 5 to 7 days in Asturias itinerary. The official slogan is  “Asturias, paraíso natural” (Asturias, natural paradise) and there is no better way to describe this region on the north coast of Spain. A real hidden gem, this region is well and truly off the beaten track. You won’t find the usual crowded beaches synonymous with Spain here, this is where … Read More

Izmir or Bodrum: Which Turkish City to Visit?

Izmir's Clock Tower

Izmir and Bodrum are two beautiful coastal cities on the west side of Turkey bordering the Aegean and Mediterranean seas. With warm temperatures for most of the year, blue waters to bathe in and exceptional food to indulge in, it can be a hard decision to choose Izmir or Bodrum for your holiday, whatever time of year. As the bridge between Europe and the Middle East, formerly part of the … Read More

The Perfect Uppsala Day Trip from Stockholm

View of Uppsala

Nestled on the eastern coast of Sweden, Uppsala is a city that blends a modern-day vibrancy, thanks to its world-class university, with ancient Norse mythology and magnificent gothic architecture. Just one hour from Stockholm, taking an Uppsala day trip is the perfect way to immerse yourself in Swedish culture. Uppsala is home to endless historical buildings, museums and even ancient burial grounds and ruins. Dominating the skyline of Sweden’s fourth … Read More

One Day in the Brecon Beacons Itinerary: A Day Trip from Cardiff

Beautiful Brecon Beacons NP

Rugged mountains, serene lakes and hidden valleys, the Brecon Beacons (Bannau Brycheiniog in Welsh) is Wales’ beating heart. Located just over the border in the south, this National Park is one of the most accessible wild spaces in the UK so spending one day in the Brecon Beacons is the perfect option for a short getaway.  Creating a Brecon Beacons itinerary is a joy, especially if you love to surround … Read More