GET INSPIRED BY NAPLES

April 08, 2020

Possibly the most authentic city of Italy, Naples has been the meeting point of empires and cultures over the centuries. Fiercely authentic, it’s remarkable history, landmarks and, most of all, the genuine character of its people, have made this city one of the most interesting destinations to visit in the Mediterranean.

Unwind in Cantabria this spring

March 12, 2020

Fresh air, peace and quiet, no routines, saying farewell to the alarm clock and so much more. Doesn’t that sound perfect? Fancy experiencing it for yourself? Take a flight to Cantabria this spring to get away from all the noise and stress, and connect with nature in these three forests that you’ll always want to return to.

The Estuaire Trail, land art along the Loire

March 09, 2020

Nantes is home to ‘le Voyage à Nantes’ but this exuberant arts trail isn’t confined to the city. It winds its way along the Loire estuary to Saint-Nazaire and is dotted with land art installations, some of which are my very favourite sights in the region.

TOUR OF THE ZARAGOZA MUDÉJAR

March 05, 2020

The heritage of the Aragonese capital is rich in abundant examples of Mudéjar art, an architectural style unique to Spain, arising from the fusion of two artistic traditions during the Middle Ages: the Hispano-Islamic and Western Christian styles.

The best traditional desserts from Catania

February 13, 2020

A trip to Sicily is also a journey of taste. The region has plenty to offer in terms of art and landscapes, but the other thing that stands out is undoubtedly its cuisine, which reaches the highest quality from starters through to desserts.

Unusual visit of Venice

February 10, 2020

Have you ever thought about riding a horse around Venice?
Maybe not right in the centre, even though people used to ride through the city until the late Middle Ages, even in St Mark’s Square, until it was prohibited.

Le Hangar à Bananes: the place to be in Nantes

February 07, 2020

Le Hangar à Bananes (“Banana Warehouse”) is a symbolic place in the city of Nantes. As a newcomer to the city, you’ll hear its name on the lips of almost everyone you meet in Nantes. What’s more, the fact that it’s a difficult concept to define will make you want to find out more.

Thriller in Venice

January 03, 2020

For tourists with enquiring minds and who love literature or cinema, a novel way to tour Venice is to wander through its alleyways and squares in search of the places described in books and seen in films.

Bordeaux, the wine capital

January 02, 2020

Bordeaux is known for the wines that bear its name. A craft which has helped the city’s economy flourish for centuries. However, wine long remained a speciality of discreet professionals, confined to their Châteaux, for winegrowers, or hidden in their Chartrons offices for traders and brokers.

Christmas dinner in Sardinia

December 02, 2019

Christmas is one of the most beautiful celebrations. It’s that point in the year when families gather at a table brimming with food and tell each other their news, laugh and enjoy spending time together.

Christmas in Alghero

December 02, 2019

Christmas is one of the most magical and cherished seasons; that time of year when cities are filled with decorations and every street glitters with coloured lights.