A Brief Travel Guide – The French Open 2014
One of the biggest events in the tennis calendar is only weeks away, and all of the world’s top stars are readying themselves for the clay courts of France. Spaniard Rafael Nadal is preparing to defend his men’s singles title while Serena Williams will do likewise with her women’s title. Both players currently top the […]
Top Reasons to Visit Morocco This Summer
For those who are yet to choose a destination for their holiday this summer and are potentially looking for something a little out of the ordinary, then maybe Morocco is the place for you. A part of the world steeped in history, culture and tradition, it offers a perfect getaway with plenty to see and […]
The Legacy of Ayrton Senna: A Safer Formula 1
The beginning of May marks the 20th anniversary of an event that rocked the world of Formula 1 – and indeed the sporting world in general – the tragic loss of Ayrton Senna. The Brazilian driver was an iconic part of motorsport and his death at the age of 34, following a crash at the […]
Bulgaria Named as Europe’s Cheapest Holiday Destination
For people hunting for a bargain holiday this summer, they should not look beyond the glorious sunshine and stunning scenery on offer in Bulgaria. New research from the Post Office has named the country as the cheapest holiday destination, the best value destination for holidaymakers. Value is further boosted by the strong value of the […]
Remembering History: How 2014 can Serve as a Poignant Reminder
This year marks a number of important historical dates that should not be allowed to pass in to distant memory. The summer of 2014 will mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, a period that saw a great deal of horrors alongside the birth of modern Europe. Meanwhile, June 6th will […]
Madrid is not Just Spain’s Footballing Capital
Madrid is Spain’s largest city and carries with it a unique blend of artistic and cultural heritage, making it an ideal destination for a trip away. The pairing of Chelsea and Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals promises to attract plenty of Brits to the city, but there is also plenty to see for […]
Europe the Ideal Destination for an Affordable Easter Getaway
The Easter holidays represent a fantastic opportunity to get away from work and school life in order to relax and enjoy the prospect of a stress-free few days. Whether it’s a long weekend away, a day trip or even a full blown holiday, getting good value for money is always important. With the pound growing […]
The Formula 1 Championship is Gathering Pace…..China Beckons!
The Formula 1 Championship heads to Shanghai this month, and British driver Lewis Hamilton will certainly be looking to build on his fantastic start to the 2014 campaign. Mercedes have started the Championship in fine style, by winning the opening three races in Australia, Malaysia and Bahrain. The latter even saw their race pairing of […]
The Weakening Yen – the Right Time to Visit Japan?
The Japanese Yen, one of the world’s leading currencies has fallen in value in recent days, meaning those considering a visit to the country could stand to make real savings. Similar levels for the currency were last seen in January, while its current stock market value is low enough to entice travellers to the country. […]
A European Culture Capital – why Visit Latvia?
In terms of overall economic contribution, the travel and tourism sector in Latvia is set to grow significantly in 2014. So, why could this year be the perfect time to visit the Baltic state? The World Travel and Tourism Council regularly analyses the impact of the sector on the global economy and a 4.3% rise […]