The UN will tell you there are 44 countries in Europe but the EU will disagree. Depending upon your camp there are either 47, 49, 50 or 51. No matter how many there are a lot of amazing cultures to discover.
Australians can now book an outstanding range of villas and boutique hotels from one of the UK’s best-loved villa rental companies, Simpson Travel (www.simpsontravel.com).
The best way to celebrate any anniversary is with champagne so before you sip your Veuve at London’s St Pancras station at Europe’s longest champagne bar, raise your glass to Rail Online who is celebrating their one year anniversary.
In the heart of Copenhagen is Villa Copenhagen, an environmentally friendly five-star hotel that embodies design principles the Danes are renowned for – open space, light, symmetry, minimalism – and it all starts in the stunning atrium lobby, above which is the original 1912 Danish Post and Telegraph Office tower.
L’oscar London is in the former headquarters of the Baptist Church which has now been restored and refurbished in all its Baroque glory by renowned French architect and designer Jacques Garcia.
Visiting Copenhagen is like stepping into the pages of a fairy tale; manicured gardens dot the city, castle turrets spike the skyline and at night, it twinkles softly with coloured lights.
Emily in Paris (pronounced Paree – see it rhymes) is regaling us with even more incredible locations in season three including the Loire Valley and Provence.
As any good writer knows, “There is no bad whisky. There are only some whiskies that aren’t as good as others, ” according to Raymond Chandler.
Anantara Palazzo Naiadi Rome Hotel invites guests to zip through the city’s labyrinth of passages and alleyways in an iconic Vespa sidecar as part of the hotel’s “Eat, Pray & Love” Signature Experience.
Villa Ponta Melagrana in Montenegro, an ultra-exclusive villa located in Montenegro’s charming fishing village of Pržno, has launched to the English-speaking market.
The Ritz-Carlton have announced the debut of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, marking a significant moment for the iconic hospitality brand as it makes its foray into the luxury yachting space.
Plucked from the pages of a fairytale, these enchanting towns in Italy are made for budding photographers, with a dreamy shot around virtually every corner.
The Arlberg is not only Austria’s biggest ski destination but also the world’s fifth largest linked ski area.
Opening image credit: Roberto Sorin