Milan in 24 hours

by Ellen Curham Known as one of Europe’s most stylish cities, the sophisticated metropolis that is Milan is worth checking out even if you only have a short time. Yes, it may be the industrial and financial capital...

Avoid the football: Head to the Balkans this summer

by Ellen Curham For some people, the summer of 2016 only means one thing and that’s football. Starting in June, the 2016 UEFA European Championship will hit our screens and there are few places where you won’t hear any mention of this....

Avoid the football: Nordic escape

Guest blogger Anita Dykstra is a travel writer from New Zealand. You can read her great blog on her website. If you’re not a lover of football, beer and chanting then you may not enjoy the UEFA European Championships...

Top Places to Watch the World Cup 2014 in Europe

Whether it was booked months ago or is yet to be booked, there are those amongst you who will be going on a European trip over the next few weeks. For many of you this will bring a welcome opportunity...

5 Thanksgiving Traditions in 5 Cities

Written by Alexia Dellner Thanksgiving – a time for family, honouring American forefathers, and giving thanks. Oh, who are we kidding? This is really that time of year where we stuff our faces with turkey and pumpkin pie, collapse...

6 Crazy Things to Do in Poland

If you’re going to Poland for Euro 2012 with the lads you’re going to want some mad, cool, crazy stuff to do once the whistle has blown. The games are being played in six cities in Poland, Warsaw, Gdansk, Poznan, Wroclaw, Chorzow and Krakow, so...

Futbol! Boca Juniors v River Plate

In Buenos Aires football arouses such passion, locals claim it’s as important as the air we breathe.  So when the Boca Juniors and River Plate – two of the most important Buenos Aires football teams – come together to play their annual...

Celebrate the World Cup final in London

The gloriously multicultural city of London will put on a party for any nationality lucky enough to be a World Cup winner come Sunday. But wherever you’re from, if you want to join in with the jubilant crowds, here is...