Tue, 31/07/2012 - 11:19 — Emma-Louise
Northern Belgium has some real gems for travellers looking to head for a city different to the norm. When we talk of city breaks, Barcelona, London, Paris and Rome spring to mind but if you look further afield, there are some very nice cities, perfect for a weekend break that are not your usual destinations. Here are five of these cities to visit:
Mon, 30/07/2012 - 10:29 — Emma-Louise
Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. This ancient city is very rich in culture and includes more than 136 museums and 70 cultural sites. Three of the ten most visited museums in the world are located in Paris.
If you are an artist, architect or history buff, you will have fun visiting these Top 10 museums you must see when visiting the city. Museums in Paris are located throughout the city but the most visited are located in tourist areas. The best museums are therefore easily accessible from your vacation rentals. The architecture of the beautiful historic buildings and modern constructions are beautiful.
Tue, 24/07/2012 - 11:06 — Emma-Louise
This week, we offer a walk in the Ardennes, Famenne and Condroz and take a look at the most famous legends of Belgium. A legend is a narrative, historical origin that has transformed and embellished. Not to be confused with a tale that is a short story and totally imaginary.
Mon, 23/07/2012 - 10:02 — Emma-Louise
Have you been charmed by the city of Prague? Want to bring back a souvenir or two to remind you of the city? From crystals and art works to jewelery or traditional Czech delicacies, here are some ideas:
Thu, 19/07/2012 - 10:57 — Emma-Louise
Only a few days left before the big event of the year. If you have not been lucky enough to get your hands on some tickets for the Olympics, all is not lost. Throughout the UK, big screens are being put up in parks and urban venues for those that want to join in the atmosphere and watch the events with the crowds.
There will also be smaller, localized spots around the country and many bars will be showing all the main action from the Olympic park.
Tue, 17/07/2012 - 14:28 — Emma-Louise
There was a time when fountains were the only source of drinking water in Prague, and they were everywhere. During the Renaissance, but especially during the Baroque period, the rich burghers and aristocrats built some amazing looking fountains, which can still be seen today.
Mon, 16/07/2012 - 14:06 — Emma-Louise
Prague is one of the most beautiful capitals of Europe. It is a modern and dynamic city. Its history is rich and extends over two milleniums. Prague is located in Bohemia and is crossed by the Vltava river with many meanders.
Also nicknamed by many as the "Magical City", "golden city", "city of hundred spiers" or "Paris of the East". This is a city with a multitude of churches, ancient palaces, towers and steeples.
Fri, 13/07/2012 - 08:05 — Emma-Louise
There are a whole bunch of places and sights to see in Prague, but lets take a look at those places where little people know about and off the beaten track where locals like to hang out. For a top Prague experience, head to one of these locations and take a break from the tourist areas.
Thu, 12/07/2012 - 08:43 — Emma-Louise
It wasn't long ago that Prague was a little unknown place in Europe somewhere. Now Prague is one of the continents well known and much loved city destinations offering plenty of history, art, culture, and a authentic experience.
Tue, 10/07/2012 - 15:59 — Emma-Louise
If you plan to visit Prague, it's wonderful historic city, then you must attend a classical concert from one of it's beautiful churches and traditional Czech Republican architecture.
In many of the churches in the city, you can get to see a concert of classical or baroque music. You can enjoy perfect acoustics whilst surrounded in historic splendor. You don't have to be a big fan of classic music to enjoy the atmosphere and voices from those who have the wonderful technique in singing in this style.