The world’s style capital has an enduring air of continental class, as well as being a buzzing metropolis. One visit is never enough - this is a city you can go back to time and time again. Paris is full of iconic landmarks - visit the world-famous Louvre, see the elegant structure of the Eiffel Tower and admire the gothic spires of La Notre Dame. As well as sights, the city is famous for its cuisine with everything from roadside eateries to fine dining experiences.
The Czech capital is a city of grand old castles and a spire-filled skyline. It offers an exciting combination of rich history and great nightlife in one compact city. Stroll along the cobbled walkway of Charles Bridge and watch the River Vltava shimmer in the dusky evening light. See the Bohemian crown jewels burnished brightly in Prague Castle. Explore the 12th century Old Town Square to see the world’s oldest working Astronomical Clock come to life. In Prague, the possibilities are endless.
Immerse yourself in the Italian capital and discover a thriving city of bustling thoroughfares and quaint piazzas. Iconic ancient structures are around almost every corner. Walk in the footsteps of emperors and gaze up in awe at the huge columns of the Roman Forum, a route in sight of the Colosseum. Discover the spiritual setting of the Vatican City to admire the Renaissance delights of St. Peter’s Basilica and Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel.
City breaks don’t get much bigger than the Big Apple itself! This city should be on everyone’s bucket list - New York looms large like a film set come to life. Peer from the top of the Empire State Building, stroll around Central Park and shop till you drop on Madison Avenue. We have a range of city breaks from October to December so you have the chance to visit the classic must-see sights or discover hidden gems for yourself.
The capital of Catalonia thrives with life in every season. Bars, boutiques and even beaches mean there is something to delight everyone. Admire the inspired architecture that fills the city thanks to the genius of Gaudi. La Sagrada Familia should be at the top of your list, but don’t forget to stroll through the many parks too. Bag a bargain at the market of La Rambla and get a taste for the tapas bars. There’s definitely a buzz to Barcelona!
Made up of shimmering canals, you’ll find beauty in the townhouses and open green spaces of Amsterdam. Soak up the atmosphere at lively squares and stack up the pancakes in the cosy cafes. If you are looking for culture, then top of the bill is the Rijksmuseum plus the nearby Van Gogh Museum too. Night-time is unbelievably beautiful thanks to the network of canals and Dam Square is buzzing with life with its many bars and restaurants.
Budapest’s unique clash of cultures is as distinct as the river that splits the city in two, where regal structures and bohemian bars sit side by side. ‘The Queen of the Danube’ as the city is known, has huge squares, grand buildings, thermal spas and arty pubs. The cuisine is also very varied – head to the restaurant boats on the Danube to enjoy the traditional cuisine in a waterfront setting.