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Month: August 2015

Heritage, cuisine and culture: A city break in Naples

Heritage, cuisine and culture: A city break in Naples

Naples, Italy’s third largest city, is full of surprises. Although widely regarded as the gateway to the Amalfi Coast, Sorrento and the island of Capri, Naples is a perfect city break option in its own right. It is a city of immense contrasts, dominated in its historic centre by breath-taking architecture which has earned the title of UNESCO World Heritage Site. With some of the continent’s finest art on display in its museums, which also trace the history of Naples…

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A Holiday in La Cala de Mijas: Spain at its unspoilt best

A Holiday in La Cala de Mijas: Spain at its unspoilt best

Located between cosmopolitan Marbella and historic Fuengirola, La Cala de Mijas is a tranquil haven on Spain’s enduringly popular Costa del Sol. Blessed with clean white sands, La Cala de Mijas enjoys dry weather throughout the year and temperatures between 25C and 30C (77F to 86F) in the summer and deep into the autumn. Even in November, the thermometer rarely drops below 20C (68F). An oasis of relaxation La Cala de Mijas welcomes but is never overwhelmed by those who…

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Travel Tips: How to Travel Like A Local

Travel Tips: How to Travel Like A Local

For a new generation of travellers and holidaymakers, spending two weeks on a sun lounger without meeting a single person outside of the hotel just isn’t going to cut it. While some real relaxation time is definitely on the agenda for most of us when we go away, we also want to experience a little of the culture, see a few important sights, and mingle with the locals. Some top tips for holidaymakers seeking an authentic experience in Europe are…

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