If you’ve only got a day in Athens and you want to get a real feel of the city, this itinerary packs in the best sights and the tastiest food.
Seville is the ideal weekend destination, especially if you’re after delicious food, instagrammable sights, and winter sun.
A walk on Hampstead Heath followed by a roast in one of these pubs will leave you feeling like you’ve spent the day in the country.
If you’re planning to visit Lisbon this year, make sure you stay in the cobbled streets of the Alfama district to get a real flavour of the city.
Get out of Lisbon and visit sunny seaside Casais, historic Belém, and leafy mountainous Sintra, all easy day trips by train.
There are so many beautiful sights to see in Paris at Christmas – and after exploring the wintery city you have so many delicious ways of warming back up!
With all the parks and their yellow leaved trees, and all the galleries and museums in case the weather lets you down, Paris is the perfect city for a November getaway.
A full week’s itinerary for Florence including basilicas, roofop bars, day trips to Siena and Bologna, and lots of coffee and pasta.
The bustling city of Bologna is packed with trendy cafes, authentic Bolognese restaurants and historic sights – the perfect day trip from Florence by train.
Winding stone streets with green shuttered houses, the stunning Piazza del Campo, the sweeping panoramic view from Torre del Mangia, and the elaborate marble of the duomo make Siena a historic day trip.
Crushing on tiles in Topkapı Palace, exploring the Grand Bazaar, eating as much Turkish mezze as possible and discovering the local music scene – my cousin Tom and his wife Gabbi show us how to have a great weekend in Istanbul.