Stories relating to "City chic"
St Patrick's Day, March 17th, is a national holiday that is celebrated all around the world. Where better to celebrate, though, than Dublin, where locals and tourists alike will join in the four-day St Patrick's Festival? This exciting, energy-filled event is a great time to explore the Irish capital.
A great French love story deserves a great French setting, and the walled city of Le Mans provided the perfect location for the bittersweet tale of 'Cyrano de Bergerac' with Gerard Depardieu in the role of the big-nosed poet and lover.
We take a look at the city of LA, a place where anything is possible, where it's even possible to believe such fairytales as the modern-day Cinderella story of Pretty Woman. Welcome to Beverly Hills!
All around the UK there are delicious gourmet dining options to be found – sometimes at very reasonable prices. Here we take a look at the London food scene.
Valentine's Day doesn't have to be the same old, same old. Whatever interests you share with your partner, there are day trips and romantic breaks to suit all tastes, all around Britain.
For travellers on the Stockholm Metro, the frustration and boredom of waiting for a train hardly exists: even if there are hold ups in the service, there's plenty to look at, as practically every one of the stations forms part of one of the strangest art museums in Europe.
In winter, snow adds an extra touch of magic to the pretty Swiss city of Zurich.
In the north of Spain, the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz has been named European Green Capital, 2012. Check out our photo gallery.