Europe

  • 21 Oktoberfest: A celebration of beer and Bratwurst
    Complete with traditional Bavarian costume, Bratwurst and millions of litres of beer, Munich has opened its doors to the world's biggest festival.  With Oktoberfest well...

  • 22 Get designer brands at high-street cost with thrifty London shopping
    Yet again we've seen another spectacular season of style on the London catwalks. But you needn't break the bank for the best of designer brands. London, of all cities, is the very best place for thrifty...

  • 23 A gourmet taste of the literary wonders of Paris
    A new generation of gourmet restaurants has sprung up in the French capital, reinventing the whole concept of cutting edge international cuisine.  Stroll the historical streets of the city of...

  • 24 Escape to paradise – in affordable luxury
    Many of us dream of travelling as far afield as Zanzibar in Tanzania, or the Yucatan in Mexico, but are held back by the sheer expense. Well now it's possible to experience amazing travel adventures...

  • 25 Wind down the romantic canals of Venice
    The film world has descended once more on the magical city of Venice for the 69th Venice Film Festival. But away from the glitz and glam of the red carpet exists the fantastic art and culture of one of...

  • 26 Explore the world with unique travel adventures
    Ever wanted to learn more about the world but at a loss for where to go? It's increasingly difficult to surprise intrepid travellers who are looking for new adventures in which to test all their...

  • 27 The world's most iconic places to photograph
    Certain places are a must to capture through the lense: when in Rome, the obvious choice is the Colosseum and when in Paris, the Eiffel Tower. But far from these popular destinations lie...

  • 28 Paradise found: The world's most beautiful beaches are calling
    Searching for paradise? Bring your dreams of turquoise waters and sand as soft as silk to life with HELLO! Online’s best beach retreats.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Arambol, Goa, India It’s...

  • 29 Old world charm along Spain's Costa Brava
    Just a small step off of Catalonia's beaten track you'll find the Baix Empordà. The area is replete with glittering beaches, lush rolling hills, sumptuous gastronomy...

  • 30 Galicia's best beaches: Las Islas Cies and more...
    Most people instinctively associate Spain's coastline with the Mediterranean – unaware of the stunning stretch of coastline where the Atlantic meets Galicia. Just north of Portugal, these beaches...

  • 31 Tenerife: The King of the Canaries
    Whether you're with travelling with friends, family, a partner or simply going solo, Tenerife has plenty to offer. The 'island of eternal spring' is the destination for fun and relaxation. No matter what...

  • 32 Mediterranean marvels: The best getaways
    The sparkling Mediterranean consistently tops the best holiday destinations lists. With idyllic islands, pretty cliff top villages, charming medieval towns and stunning beaches, it's easy to see why. We...

  • 33 European urban adventures: Top five city breaks
    A European city break is a great getaway – in just a few days you can explore a new place, soak up a different culture and indulge in exciting new foods. With so many fascinating cities just a short...

  • 34 The £160 million makeover to restore Ritz Paris to former glory
    At the end of July, the iconic Ritz Paris will close its doors for a £160 million makeover.   The landmark hotel, the epitome of opulent travel for the past 114 years, will be treated...

  • 35 Ibiza: The perfect heavenly hideaway
    To really get a feel for this idyllic island, you need to scale its peaks. Hotel Hacienda Na Xamena is just the place for it - a unique and magical destination, built with dreamy days looking out to sea...

  • 36 Shop Istanbul: a fashionista's paradise
    When it comes to shopping destinations, the main ones that spring to mind are Paris, New York, London and Milan. But right now Istanbul is the place to go. This Turkish hot spot that spans continents,...

  • 37 Hike the new coastal path around Wales
    The newly opened path now stretches along the coast of Wales for 870 miles and allows you to discover the countryside from the outskirts of Chester in the north, almost at the border with England, to the...

  • 38 Bookmark these great British literary destinations
    Edinburgh The first UNESCO city for literature has inspired over 500 novels. It plays centre stage both for the works of classical writers of the stature of Sir Walter Scott, Robert Louis Stevenson and...

  • 39 The crowning jewels of the Cote d'Azur
    From St-Tropez to the Belle Époque aura of Cannes; these seductive locations have always captivated sun lovers and socialites. There are also, of course, those niche spots where the per-capita...

  • 40 Andorra: Top 10 relaxing spa hotels
    When thinking about Andorra, besides snow, your imagination flows and brings forth images of wellbeing, pampering spa treatments and relaxation. The luxurious thermal centre in Caldea might be the reason.  There...



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