The Cyclades of Greece

The Cyclades are the picture-perfect Greek islands where whitewashed villages tumble down to azure bays. Explore the famous islands such as Mykonos and Santorini and smaller islands too.

San Sebastian – Cheap Places to stay

San Sebastian in the Basque Country had two restaurants in the top 8 of the world’s best restaurants for 2014 – see here for details: with this is mind read about some cheap places to stay in San Sebastian, so you can balance the budget

10 Free things to do in Rome

10 Free things to do in Rome:  

Free things to do in New York

Here are ten free things to do in New York

Riga – European City of Culture – 2014

Along with Umea in Sweden, Riga is the European City of Culture for 2014: here is one writer’s view of the city My finest memories of the place are the Art Nouveau buildings, particularly 10a and 10b Elizabetes Street. The central market, near the bus station, is worth a visit on its own. I onlyContinue reading “Riga – European City of Culture – 2014”