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Luxembourg: more than the EU

May 7th, 2014 | By

Natasha goes to Luxembourg, one of those places that she knew about because of its association with the European Union, but had never visited before. This is her birds-eye view.



Swaziland – experience the real Africa

Apr 27th, 2014 | By

To enjoy the real Africa, Natasha suggests you visit Swaziland, an ideal add-on to a holiday in the area. The country is landlocked between South Africa and Mozambique, and remains unspoilt. A bonus is that everyone speaks English.



Southwold: a quintessentially English seaside resort

Apr 23rd, 2014 | By

Natasha explores Southwold, an English seaside resort that reminds us of what seaside towns such as this were such a draw for visitors. And still are!



Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park opens

Apr 3rd, 2014 | By

In what was once industrial wasteland a whole new exciting area has been created. London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park opens to the general public this Saturday, April 5.



Djerba: good value and family friendly

Mar 29th, 2014 | By

Natasha re-visits Dejerba, the Tunisian island holiday destination that combines modern accommodation with an historic past and an Arabic culture



Weimar: a hidden corner of culture

Mar 15th, 2014 | By

Natasha visits Weimar, a town as linked to Goethe and Liszt as it is to the period in Germany after WWI. Partitioned into East Germany after WWII, this year it celebrates 25 years since the fall of the Iron Curtain



Discovering Salvador Dali’s homeland

Feb 23rd, 2014 | By

Catalonia in the most northern part of Spain, on the border with France, was the home of the Surrealist artist, Salvador Dali. Whether you love his work or not he is considered one of the most important artists of the 20th century.



Historic Girona

Nov 26th, 2013 | By

Natasha visits Girona in Spain and wonders why the historic area still doesn’t have UNESCO World Heritage status.



More to Mid Devon than you think!

Nov 2nd, 2013 | By

Natasha spends a few days in Devon, a county we all know for holidays and beaches and finds there is so much more than just the coasts.