Posts Tagged ‘ Berlin ’

What’s hot: July 2018

Jul 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world



What’s hot: April 2018

Mar 31st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel lets you in what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel industry this month



Where the experts holiday: Ruby Lovell, Sri Lankan author, film producer and hip hop artist

Mar 7th, 2018 | By

Sri Lankan author, film producer and hip hop artist, Ruby Lovell, shares her travel highs and lows



Intruders at Berlin-Tegel airport

Mar 12th, 2017 | By

I espied intruders who had not been through security or passport control. Should I report them?



Changing Berlin: revisiting after 26 years

Feb 7th, 2017 | By

With the 67th Berlin International Festival about to start, Reza looks back at his visit to Berlin last year and compares with his first trip to Berlin 26 years ago.



At the Hamburg Christmas market

Dec 23rd, 2016 | By

At the large Hamburg Christmas market over 80% of the stalls sold food and drink. Catching up with friends, relatives and workmates seems to be more important than the way markets have evolved in the UK.



The Christmas market in Berlin

Dec 20th, 2016 | By
Trabant bearing the words I love Berlin

The number of Britons travelling to Germany has been growing year-on-year. The mindless acts of individuals and terrorists could strike any country. Don’t let it deter you from visiting Germany.



Co-o-logne

Dec 4th, 2016 | By

Paul Wojnicki reveals why Cologne is possibly Germany’s coolest city…



(Another) Ryanair rant

Jun 14th, 2016 | By
Ryanair plane ascending

Customer service hasn’t soared at Ryanair, says Kaye Holland



Three bars to blow your mind

Jun 10th, 2016 | By
Sky Bar, Bangkok © LEBUA HOTELS AND RESORTS

The low-down on three of the most incredible places in the world to grab a drink



Where the experts holiday: Jax Tranchida, TV travel host

May 30th, 2016 | By

Food nerd, roaming gnome and host of The Grill Iron on Cooking Channel, Jax Tranchida, talks travel



Where the experts holiday: Gavin Stone, travel author and ex intelligence operative

Mar 16th, 2016 | By

Gavin Stone, a former ‘intelligence operative’, has written a book revealing the tips and tricks of travelling “next to nothing”. Result! Here the Wolverhampton-born author, who has stayed in super yachts and castles, shares some of his experiences with Just About Travel readers



The Wyld

Dec 29th, 2015 | By

Berlin best known as one of Europe’s most glamorous capital cities combining a turbulent recent history with a thriving cultural life is also home to The Wyld, one of the most elaborate shows outside of Las Vegas.



Where the experts holiday: Jack Archer, co-founder of Ruumi

Nov 11th, 2015 | By

Jack Archer – co-founder of Rumi – a new social platform and service that aims to take the stress out of finding the right place to rent in the capital – talks travel



Down the tube?

Oct 21st, 2015 | By

The Night Tube dream has morphed into a nightmare, says Kaye Holland



Gone to the dogs

Aug 16th, 2015 | By

Few exhibitions open during the summer months. If you do, then you have to do something different. Like inviting dogs to attend.



The fairy tale castle of Peacock Island

Jul 23rd, 2015 | By

Patricia and Dennis Cleveland-Peck take a trip out of Berlin and discover a fairy tale castle on a tiny island – Pfaueninsel



What’s hot: October 2014

Sep 30th, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month BA and Bratislava get the thumbs up but it’s bad news for the taxi booking app, Uber, which has been banned in Berlin



Hanging out in Hamburg

Aug 17th, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland cuts loose in a city that has become a real hot bed of hedonism



Wunderbar! The best of Germany

Jul 14th, 2014 | By

It’s not just football that Germany is good at: Deutschland is also a top travel destination. Here’s a few of our favourite German hotspots



The Chinese visa farce continues

Mar 26th, 2014 | By

Sadly the UK visa system is STILL failing the Chinese



What’s hot: January 2014

Dec 31st, 2013 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month culture vultures are flocking to Florida while for film fanatics, the Sundance Festival in Utah is where it’s at. But there’s trouble in Thailand…



Beyond Berlin

Oct 19th, 2013 | By

Brandenburg’s big headliner grabber maybe Berlin but much of the state’s appeal lies in the surrounding suburbs and countryside. After years in the second rank of destinations, the rest of the region is ready to be discovered writes Kaye Holland



Airline food through the ages

Oct 7th, 2013 | By

Keith Lovegrove looks at how airline food has changed since the 1920s



“East German” heritage

Aug 30th, 2013 | By

Irene visits heritage sites in the eastern part of Germany which next year celebrates 25 years after the Peaceful Revolution led to German re-unification.



Don’t go to Berlin

Aug 15th, 2013 | By

Visitors are being politely told in Berlin to go home. We are not wanted there. Well, most of us aren’t because one person told Der Spiegel that they only wanted rich people.



Berlin is a sure-fire crowd pleaser

Jun 6th, 2013 | By

Catherine Henderson visits the third most popular destination in Europe after London and Paris, Berlin which is Germany’s most multi-cultural city, a city saturated with galleries and museums, from traditional to the more underground avant-garde variety.



Visit York keeps visitors ‘wrapped up’ this New Year

Jan 3rd, 2013 | By

Bars and restaurants keep patrons cosy with branded blankets throughout the New Year sales