48 Hours in…London with £48!

Vibrant, cosmopolitan London is packed with culture, nightclubs and crowds. But while few metropolises can top it for buzz, it’s also one of the most expensive cities in the world. To kick start a new series of posts on filling 48 hours...

48 Hour City Break in Paris

Thinking of a romantic city break at Easter? For the next in our series of 48 hour guides, Otto Rich takes us to Paris for a weekend romp on a budget… Never the cheapest of cities, the soaring value of the euro...

48 Hour City Break in Prague

Ryan Bennett shares his top tips for exploring his former home of Prague as a perfect budget weekend break The Czech Koruna is already one of the strongest growing currencies in the world and they’re on course to switch to the Euro...

48 Hour City Break in Oxford

As British summertime beckons, what better way to spend a sunny weekend than visiting one of England’s great university towns? The home of England’s oldest university, Oxford’s dreamy spires have been the setting of Brideshead Revisited, Hogwarts in Harry Potter, and the...

In the Scottish Highlands

The train pulled out of Waverly Station. We were on the road again: leaving the comfort of Edinburgh for an uncertain destination. After a quick change at Glasgow, the landscape got steadily wilder – and more dramatic; green hills and waving pine...