France's stunning diversity, France is a land of diversity. There's certainly more than a hint of diversity in a country which boasts three seas, three oceans, five mountain ranges, a handful of overseas territories and around 5,500km of coastline. This incredibly varied country is home to landscapes, regions, cultures and sites which are as different one from another as they are interconnected. Enjoy a rendez-vous with France's stunning natural landscapes Long beaches in the north, a rocky ...
Chocolate box perfection pervades Switzerland's scenery, a visual delight of panoramic peaks, charming mountain villages and wooden houses that look almost good enough to eat. Nestling within the mountains are resorts that reveal skiing at is most stylish. The Swiss Alps experience - apres-ski cocktails enjoyed in the cozy warmth of a crackling fire - is imitated at the bottom of chairlifts worldwide, but rarely matched.
Spain's history speaks through its buildings and culture, taking us back to the ages of the Romans, the Arabs and the Golden Century in a riot of colour and a sense of drama manifesting itself never stronger than in the paintings of El Greco, Goya and Picasso, the vital flamboyancy of flamenco and the contained violence of corridas. Cordoba's Mezquita, Granada's Alhambra and jasmine-scented Sevilla in Andalucia are pregnant with Arab and Moorish influences. Hundreds of miles of sunny ...
From family winter holidays to gourmet ski and wellness breaks, Austria offers it all. Browse our recommendations for Austria's top resorts and selection of this year's best winter deals. Snow-capped peaks, legendary après-ski and Austrian hospitality will make your winter break in Austria unforgettable.
Italy is littered with the more than 3,000 years of history, and an atmosphere that ranges from the Armani-wearing-scooter-driving-espresso-drinking buzz of its cities to the quiet, pastoral existence of its hillside olive farms and seaside fishing villages. Seat of the Roman Empire, birthplace of the Renaissance the 'Bel Paese' is also the quintessence of glamour and 'Dolce Vita', of designer chic for the glitterati with sophistication and style. Italy's cities reveal awe-inspiring ...
Our long coastline is bathed by the Atlantic ocean, which brought Portugal closer to other peoples and cultures. For company, there is bright sunshine that turns the skin golden and warms the soul. The sun fills the fine white sands of our beaches with light and joy. Whether they are immense stretches of sand as far as the eye can see, or little coves sheltered by rocks, each beach has its own dazzling and surprising beauty. Some are crowded, with lots of entertainment, while other remain ...
Greece's legend extends beyond its whitewashed villages, and beautifully rugged coastlines. Heaven on earth of the Gods of mythology, its rich history dating back to the Odysseus gave the world Western civilization. The sensuality and serenity of a lifestyle spun out in the warmth of the southern sun make it today the quintessential mediterranean escape. The Cyclades have a dramatic lunar beauty and the infinite scattering of their enchanting islands in the deep azur sea is intoxicating. You ...
Thinking about beautiful landscapes, sunny days, crystal blue sea and terrific food and wine? Welcome in Croatia! If your Mediterranean fantasies feature balmy days by sapphire waters in the shade of ancient walled towns, Croatia is the place to turn them into reality.
England is a unique blend of very large cities and lovely countryside, with cobblestone streets of Victorian charm or quiet country lanes leading to majestic stately homes and castles. London, is known for its incredible lifestyle, cutting-edge fashion, cuisine and music, filled with endless historical and cultural sights. The Cotswolds paint a picture-postcard quaintness, with their bucolic English style thatched cottages and small villages stone manor houses rising high above gardens bursting ...