A Guide to Must-See Buildings in Budapest
Date: 4 March, 2020
Looking out over the Budapest cityscape, be it from a perch on the hilly Buda side or from one of the impressive bridges stretching between Buda & Pest over the Danube, you're treated to what is arguably one of the most beautiful scenes of an urban landscape anywhere in the world - by both day and night; and one of the main reasons for this city's remarkable and striking beauty is its buildings.
Five incredible places to visit in Germany
Date: 26 February, 2020
When it comes to the best places to visit in Germany, you're in luck: there's a helluva lot to see and do, plus plenty of ways to travel around Germany without spending too much on transport. While the international popularity of Munich's annual Oktoberfest shines a spotlight on the nation's appreciation of great beer, there's so much more to Germany than ale and Lederhosen.
A perfect (second) day in Dublin
Date: 14 February, 2020
Only in Dublin for a day or two? We've got you covered. Here's (the second) of our top tips for the best way to spend a day in Dublin! So many of you really liked our recent blog last month with suggestions for what to do in Dublin in a day, so much so that we decided it wasn't enough! So, we've put together another perfect day in Dublin for you. You're welcome.
What's on a Free Tour of Prague?
Date: 5 February, 2020
It doesn’t matter if you’re planning on staying in Prague for just a few days or a few months, a tour of the city - particularly the historic Old Town and Jewish Quarter - is a must for any newcomer! Choosing the type of tour you want to do though, is well worth considering. So, we thought we'd give you an insight and breakdown to what you can expect from our free tours in Prague, some do's and don'ts, and answer some FAQs to help you decide if we're the right fit or you!
Expert Tips: things to do in Budapest like the locals
Date: 28 January, 2020
A moniker of Budapest is the ‘Pearl of the Danube’ – and it makes sense; Budapest glistens, it’s beautiful to look at, a gem of a city sitting within a land-locked East-Central European shell, and a unique mix of grandeur, grit, fascinating history and wonderful culture makes Budapest a real rarity.
Non-Touristy things to do in Barcelona, by locals!
Date: 22 January, 2020
Barcelona is an ultra-touristy city, and it’s little wonder why; the enchanting cityscape, punctuated with fascinating Modernist architecture, vibrant atmosphere and intriguing history of this colourful sea-side city has long-since lured travellers, and captured the imaginations of visitors. Since it hosted the Olympics in 1992, however, Barcelona’s popularity as a must-visit city has steadily and rapidly grown – so much so that the term ‘over-tourism’ and Barcelona are now frequently mentioned in the same breath.
The Best Berlin Tours for First-Time Visitors
Date: 17 January, 2020
There's so much to see & do, experience and learn about in Berlin that you could still be figuring it all out on your twentieth trip here, never mind your first visit. Of course, as free tour operators in Berlin, we absolutely know the value of a great quality tour to help you make the most of your time and to get the best introduction, insight and overview to Berlin's history, culture, and life lived here; but we're just one tour provider in Berlin, there are many hundreds of different tours in the city- so, what are the best tours to do in Berlin for first timers?
One day in Dublin: the must-dos, from a local!
Date: 10 January, 2020
So you're coming to Dublin but only have one day to experience the city. Here's the best way to do just that!
The best Instagram spots in Prague, according to a local!
Date: 3 January, 2020
New year, new places to discover, and new sights to capture for your ever-expanding Instagram profile. One city that should definitely be on your list for 2020 is the Czech capital, Prague. Whether for a short holiday or extended stay, you can be sure you’ll find more than your fair share of great places for excellent Instagram shots in Prague. While there are literally thousands of locations in the city for taking amazing pictures, we've put together the best Instagram spots in Prague to get great photographs and snaps to up your Insta game in 2020.
Where to stay in Berlin
Date: 16 December, 2019
Berlin is renowned for its remarkable history, ultra-hip clubs, alternative art scene, and liberal culture - a cosmopolitan hub with plenty to offer all kinds of people and interests, it just depends on what you are looking for. With such diversity, it makes sense to figure out where to stay in Berlin as each district offers different things, so situate yourself in a Berlin neighborhood that appeals to you.