Posts Tagged ‘ Brussels ’

Saturday snippets: 5th January 2019

Jan 5th, 2019 | By

Away from the grey murk that has hung over much of the UK since Chrsitmas, Adrian looks at Central America and the Caribbean for warmth.



Saturday snippets: 12th May 2018

May 12th, 2018 | By

It seems that many popular destinations are fighting back against tourism obesity – an over supply of tourists. Valencia, Madrid, Brussels, Rome are joining Venice, Palma de Mallorca, Florence and Barcelona to name just a few in trying to restrict tourist movements,



Take the fast train to Amsterdam


Apr 3rd, 2018 | By

Eurostar is launching its new route between London and Amsterdam, with direct trains travelling from St. Pancras International in London to Amsterdam Centraal



Bright Brussels

Feb 11th, 2018 | By

From 22 to 25 February 2018, at nightfall, the city is celebrating Bright Brussels, Festival of Lights which will light up a number of districts in the centre of Brussels.



Brussels – the hub of Europe

Jun 7th, 2016 | By

Reza re-visits Brussels after the terrorist activities and finds a city calm and going about its business despite the increased security.



Tourist terrorism

Mar 23rd, 2016 | By

How do we make more secure airports, major train stations and ports, all places that visitors will gather in large numbers?



It’s a war zone

Jan 11th, 2016 | By
Grand Place

That is how Visit Brussels claims some of the international media has stigmatised the Belgian capital since links were found between the terrorists responsible for so much loss of life in Paris last November.



A tourism downturn

Nov 24th, 2015 | By
Grand Place

A week ago, events in Paris altered tourism forecasts for this year and probably next. Bookings at travel agents have declined, there are fewer tourists in Paris and the same applies to Brussels.



Brussels beckoning

Dec 5th, 2014 | By
chocolate dispaly

Forget all about sprouts and EU headquarters – Anna Maria Espsäter seeks out the fun, calorific side of Brussels.



Saturday snippets: 7th June 2014

Jun 7th, 2014 | By

Adrian reports on twelve stories which you might have missed including Sellafield supporting its local museum and stopping it from closure and how US elected representatives are directly involved in tourism.



What’s hot: November 2013

Oct 31st, 2013 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month, it’s a great time to visit Poland or the pandas in Chengdu but Botswana is being boycotted



What’s hot: August 2013

Aug 1st, 2013 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot in the travel world



Eurostar tickets up for grabs!

May 4th, 2012 | By

Hands up who wants to win a pair of first class Eurostar tickets? Campaign for Better Transport is offering people the chance to win a pair of first class Eurostar tickets by sharing their everyday public transport stories