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Cooking up a storm with the hotel and gourmet restaurant, Sieghard Zillertal in Tyrol

Aug 30th, 2012 | By

The Sieghard Zillertal Hotel in Austria, holds regular, inspirational cooking demonstrations for budding chefs. Here Lyn shares the recipes she learnt on a recent trip to Tyrol, with CD-Traveller readers

The perfect Tyrol

Aug 30th, 2012 | By

Lyn takes a trip to the Austrian Tyrol and finds it to be one of Europe’s loveliest locations. To get to Austria’s Tyrol it is often easier to fly via Munich, an airport with excellent facilities and then drive over the border which is what I did this time.

Next stop, Nuremberg?

Aug 6th, 2012 | By

Nuremberg might seem a strange choice for a holiday but, as Lyn discovers, this medieval city – famous for the Nuremberg Trials that took place from took from 1945 to 1949 – has many attractions including a stunning castle, gothic churches and Christmas market

Baalbeck: how was it built?

Jul 29th, 2012 | By

Lyn heads to Lebanon – specifically the sun city of Baalbeck that’s famed for its Roman ruins. Read Lyn’s take on the temples only on CD-Traveller

Cuba comes calling

Mar 26th, 2012 | By

All countries try and woo the travel trade so that they encourage their clients to visit . Cuba is no exceptiion but this year they have moved their tourism show to a place that Britons may not know -Cay Santa Maria. But you will when the travel trade returns in May.

Out of Africa

Jan 21st, 2012 | By

Lynn journeys to Livingstone and gets up close and personal with Namibia’s desert elephants

San Patrignano: A light at the end of the tunnel

Dec 27th, 2011 | By

Lyn gives us the low-down on inspirational Italian rehab clinic , San Patrignano

Spa wars

Nov 25th, 2011 | By

Lyn heads to Hanover for some ‘me’ time. Read her report here

20 uses for your showercap

Nov 13th, 2011 | By

Planning a mini break this month? Don’t forget to swipe the complimentary showercap, from the hotel bathroom for there’s more to the disposable plastic showercap, than meets the eye. Lyn lets us in on 20 great uses