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5 Turkish restaurants you can’t miss when in Istanbul

5 Turkish restaurants you can’t miss when in Istanbul

Try the tastiest Turkish and Ottoman style food at these five dining spots in Istanbul. Baklava, kebabs and all kinds of Turkish delights await you. Check them out! 1. Old Ottoman Restaurant This tiny gem of a restaurant will have you wanting for nothing after a tantalising meal Turkish style. The décor, music and service...
The speedy tour of Zurich

The speedy tour of Zurich

Don’t let your layover in Zurich go to waste. You’ll be surprised to learn how much of the city you can see when you only have a few hours on your hands. Zurich Airport is just six miles away from the city centre and getting there by train takes a mere 15 minutes. This makes...
Spotlight on: Free Sofia Tour

Spotlight on: Free Sofia Tour

Bulgaria’s capital city is becoming a popular holiday destination, with the city’s Deputy Mayor expecting an increase in tourist numbers of 7-10% in 2015. Given the city’s rich culture and fantastic value it’s no wonder why so many people are making a beeline for the Balkans. The 365 Association can be credited with attracting some of these...
Top tips for excited expats new to Bucharest

Top tips for excited expats new to Bucharest

Moving to Bucharest for work, and looking to learn some more about the city? Read up on some top tips for expats relocating to the Romanian capital. The City Compass Group is a “feel at home in Romania” service provider, and for the last eight years they have been offering top-quality English-language print and online...
Festive reasons for a Christmas shopping spree in Tallinn

Festive reasons for a Christmas shopping spree in Tallinn

Why not combine Christmas shopping with an unforgettable short break in the Estonia capital, Tallinn? The fairytale magic of the old town is guaranteed to get you into the Christmas spirit and the glitzy department stores and shopping centres have everything you need under one roof. Enjoy a shopping spree in Tallinn this winter and...
7 unmissable Bucharest events in 2016

7 unmissable Bucharest events in 2016

If you’re heading to Romania in the new year, don’t miss out on these celebrations of music, art, sports and culture in the capital city, Bucharest.  You may still be recovering from your festival adventures of 2015 but over in Bucharest they are already gearing up for next year’s crop. Here is our top pick....
Run Up Berlin 2015

Run Up Berlin 2015

770 steps. 39 floors. 128 meters.  That’s what faced our competitors in this year’s Run Up Berlin event. The annual competition, held on German Unity Day, sees entrants run to the top of our Park Inn by Radisson Alexanderplatz Hotel in the quickest time possible! What we should make clear, is our hotel is Berlin’s...
6 photos that will open your eyes to magnificent Leuven

6 photos that will open your eyes to magnificent Leuven

Check out these six photos of the architecture in Leuven. Like dessert for your eyes, this Belgian city is full of delicious buildings and sites. Come and walk with us! Ever wondered what happens when a city is built with attention to every single detail? Leuven is a perfect example of a beautifully designed old...
How to get jiggy with your favorite bands in Sweden

How to get jiggy with your favorite bands in Sweden

Looking for your favorite band or to discover new sounds when in Uppsala? Gigguide has a comprehensive list of gigs across Sweden to make sure you never miss out. We all need a little tune or two now and then and it is impossible to know about all the gigs going on in a particular...
Things you need to know about Cardiff Bay

Things you need to know about Cardiff Bay

Discover why Europe’s largest waterfront development is a must when visiting Cardiff for the weekend. Here is the lowdown on Cardiff Bay’s highlights. If you are planning a weekend break in Cardiff, make sure you include the city’s former docklands on your itinerary. Originally known as Tiger Bay, the docklands are of great historical significance...
The best room escapes in Frankfurt

The best room escapes in Frankfurt

As one of Europe’s great centres of culture and commerce, Frankfurt attracts businesspeople and tourists from around the world. Room escapes have become an increasingly popular form of entertainment, providing immersive experiences in which participants must solve puzzles to earn their freedom. Testing your nerve, challenging your problem-solving skills and pushing you to collaborate with...
Visiting Allianz Arena, home of Bayern Munich

Visiting Allianz Arena, home of Bayern Munich

Germany’s biggest football club, Bayern Munich, has a legion of loyal fans all over the world. If you’re visiting Munich, it’s definitely worth squeezing in a visit to their state-of-the-art Allianz Arena. Bayern Munich has a fanbase that stretches far beyond the borders of Bavaria. Officially accredited fan clubs have sprung up across the globe:...
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