Jules Verne and Nantes

November 05, 2018

Without any doubt, you are familiar with the name Jules Verne, but did you know that the French author was born in Nantes and spent his childhood there? Nantes inspired Jules Verne like Jules Verne continues to inspire the cultural development of Nantes.

ALJAFERÍA, A LITTLE ALHAMBRA IN THE HEART OF ZARAGOZA

November 02, 2018

Zaragoza enjoys an outstanding historic and artistic heritage thanks to the different cultures and civilisations that left their mark on the city, including Iberians, Romans, Christians, Jews and Muslims. It was the latter who bequeathed to the city one of its most beautiful and breathtaking monuments: the Aljafería, an 11th-century fortress that today sits in the heart of the city centre.

FIESTAS DEL PILAR, JOIN THE PARTY!

September 19, 2018

Every October, the streets of Zaragoza fill up with music, entertainment and shows to welcome its biggest celebration, the Fiestas del Pilar (or the Pilares, as they’re affectionately nicknamed by the locals).

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The cranes of Nantes

May 09, 2018

The Grues Titan are an iconic part of the Nantes skyline. Much like the Tour Bretagne, the Machines de l’Île and the Île Feydeau, they make photos of Nantes instantly recognizable.

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Altino

February 26, 2018

Where there are traces of the ancient Roman Empire along the banks of the lagoon, just a few kilometres from Venice.

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Nantes Carnival

February 13, 2018

The Nantes Carnival takes place every year between the end of March and the start of April. For three days, […]

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The city of Love

January 29, 2018

Verona is reknown throughout the world as the “City of Love” because of the story of Romeo and Juliet. Yet Shakespeare’s tale is not the only one about tragic love set in the city.

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What’s new for Christmas 2017 in Verona

December 12, 2017

As well as the main squares in the centre, this year the magical atmosphere of Christmas in Verona is also waiting to be discovered elsewhere in the city, such as along the Lungadige San Giorgio and in the Piazza San Zeno.