The Best Patisseries in Paris

Trying delicious food is one of the best things about being in Paris, and patisseries offer an affordable way to enjoy a taste of France without breaking the bank. Whether you’re searching for fantastic loaves of bread, beautiful pastries, or unbeatable cakes, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for in the best patisseries in Paris.

What type of traveller are you? Take our travel quiz!

Everyone has their own travelling style. Maybe you love exploring the great outdoors, or perhaps you’d rather relax and unwind? It could be that you like making the most of your trip by planning everything down to the last detail, or that you love embracing the unplanned. What’s yours? Take our travel quiz to help you find out!

2019 Events in Europe

If there’s one thing Europeans know how to do well, it’s putting on a show. Thousands of different regional and national festivals take place across the continent each year, with everything from carnivals to Christmas celebrations. As we wave goodbye to 2018, take a look at some of the best 2019 events in Europe that deserve a spot in your

Spending Christmas in Europe

Are you planning on spending Christmas in Europe? The continent is full of festive destinations to suit every family. From snow-capped mountains and traditional winter festivals to more sunnier climes, your perfect break is within easy reach. Travelling by ferry not only means a more relaxed way to begin Christmas, but you can pack as many presents as you like

Europe’s Theme Parks at Christmas

From hair-raising roller coasters to grand-scale illusions, today’s theme parks offer something for everyone, and come Christmas-time, they get even more exciting. If you visit many of Europe’s theme parks at Christmas you will find that they put on festive displays especially for the holiday season. Experience snowy scenes, twinkling lights, live entertainment and maybe even a visit from Father Christmas.

The Joy of the Open Road: Motorcycling in France

Any motorcycle owner will know that there’s nothing like the sense of freedom and exhilaration of a ride – especially when exploring a whole new destination. From the glorious green landscapes of the Loire Valley to the winding mountain roads of the Pyrénées, France appears practically tailor-made for bikers. So that leaves just one problem: with a road network spanning

The Best Christmas Markets in France

Christmas markets in France are a traditional affair, but with the added bonus of delicious Gallic treats too. Otherwise known as Marchés de Noël, city squares across the country are transformed into winter wonderlands for the festive season, with merchants travelling from far and wide to sell the very best of food, wine and gifts. Every lovingly decorated display, Christmas tree and

Old World Sites in Europe

As the birthplace of many of a civilisation, Europe is undeniably saturated in historical value. In fact, aside from its delicious food scene and exciting calendar of events that take place in the ‘Old Continent’, the majority of tourists also visit to immerse themselves in its wonderful heritage. From the Medieval town of Bruges to the picturesque Loire Valley, take