One day in Bilbao, Spain: top things for your itinerary
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One day in Bilbao, Spain: top things for your itinerary

Famous as the home of the iconic Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao is one of Spain’s more overlooked destinations. Yet the city has so much to offer if you’re visiting: there is certainly enough should you only have one day in Bilbao. On a visit to Bilbao, you will find excellent museums, superb dining options (not to mention distinctive cuisine), and a charming…

Top Europe city breaks – that aren’t capital cities!
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Top Europe city breaks – that aren’t capital cities!

If you’re looking to choose a Europe city break, you may be a bit overwhelmed by the choices on offer. There are 44 countries in Europe, all home to lots of fabulous destinations: there are large modern cities, medieval ones, smaller coastal resorts, and places sat on alpine lakes. All offer a unique blend of…

How to spend one day in Montreux on the Swiss Riviera
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How to spend one day in Montreux on the Swiss Riviera

Montreux is a gorgeous Swiss town that sits on the shores of Lake Geneva. There are mountains all around, a beautiful lakeside promenade, and a fairytale castle – enough to justify spending at least one day in Montreux.  The town known for having attracted the rich and famous – most well-known among these is Freddie…

A visit to the Charlie Chaplin Museum, Switzerland
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A visit to the Charlie Chaplin Museum, Switzerland

The Charlie Chaplin Museum, near Vevey in Switzerland, is a must-see attraction for film buffs, particularly fans of the silent screen and the famous film legend.  This fascinating museum showcases the lifelong work of the famous British-born comic actor, director, filmmaker, and composer who found fame in the United States in the first half of…

One day in Cologne, Germany: top things for your itinerary
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One day in Cologne, Germany: top things for your itinerary

The largest city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne is home to one of Germany’s most recognisable and popular tourist attractions, Cologne Cathedral (Kolner Dom), famous for its soaring twin spires. Most travellers will recognise the often-used photograph taken from the opposite bank of the Rhine River. This shows the city’s gothic-styled cathedral standing behind a massive…

One day in Antwerp, Belgium: the best things to do
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One day in Antwerp, Belgium: the best things to do

There’s no shortage of things to do in Belgium’s second-largest city, and certainly plenty to fill your time if you only have one day in Antwerp. The city has a medieval centre, a stunning cathedral – the largest Gothic church in the Benelux countries – and a castle dating from the 1200s standing right next…

The perfect itinerary for 2 days in Milan
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The perfect itinerary for 2 days in Milan

Milan, Italy’s second-largest city, is a fabulous destination. It has a fascinating history, numerous attractions – including the largest cathedral in Italy – and a world-renowned fashion scene. It’s a place that has something for everyone, be that exploring the city centre sights, visiting some of its top museums, partaking in some retail therapy, or…