Italy, the historical centre of the Roman Empire, boasts more cultural sights and attractions than you could ever hope to see in a single visit. In fact, Italy lays claims to more UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country in the world (47 in total), and most of these awe-inspiring sights - often rather casually located amidst the hustle and bustle of modern city-life - are essential to an understanding of contemporary western civilisation.
From the Leaning Tower of Pisa, to the intricate Gothic architecture of Cathedral Square, to the almost obscene wealth of artwork housed in the galleries of Tuscany, a holiday in Italy is nothing short of a compulsory experience.
The Frankfurt Christmas Market is one of the biggest and oldest
in Germany, dating back to the 14th century, and traditionally
Germans used to buy all their children's presents, as well as... read more
Christmas in Prague is a delightful season made special by the
traditional Christmas markets that sparkle with lights and
colourful decorations, resound with Christmas music and tempt
anybody nearby with the scent of... read more