Features - Europe
24 Hours in Sofia
A historical gem at the junction of Asia and Europe, Sofia has the creative energy of an up-and-coming destination city. Signs of ancient Rome and Thrace are on display alongside influences from the Ottoman and Austro-Hungarian empires, as well as the 50-year period of communist rule.
Great Suffolk Street, Bankside, London
Great Suffolk Street in London’s fast-changing arts quarter Bankside is a street of dreams, past and future. It travels a journey through time and place.
Articles - Europe
Switzerland - The Watch Story
The label ‘Swiss Made’ stands for quality. When it comes to Swiss watches, however, it may be a misnomer because that particular industry is concentrated in the country’s French-speaking regions.
Spain - Barça
Barcelona Football Blog writer Levon Schuller, from Holland, and one of many global FC Barcelona fans, takes a break from his globetrotting ways to offer us a glimpse of what the capital of Catalonia means to a life-long fan.
George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
It’s easy to see how Edinburgh became the first UNESCO City of Literature: just walk along one of its streets.
fine food - Berlin
Berliners love to dine out, so both locals and visitors are spoilt for choice. When it comes to restaurants, Berlin is rich and classy.
The timeless sounds of Zagreb
A tram rattles down Ilica Street, a cannon fires from Gri Fortress at noon, and the hubbub of hundreds of people talking over coffee echoes in the city squares. These are the sounds of Zagreb. As a journalist for Croatian Radio’s The Voice of Croatia, I’ve learnt to love the sights and sounds of Zagreb, one of Europe’s most overlooked capital cities.
Vienna - Glory past and present
Resident Diane Naar-Elphee reveals parts of a seriously sophisticated city that successfully bridges the gap between modernity and the imperial traditions of yesteryear. Experience Vienna’s laid-back – but by no means lethargic – spirit.
Scandinavia - So simple. So exquisite. So Scandinavian.
Clean mountain air, the love of life, clear flowing rivers, and an appreciation for nature are just a few things that contribute to the principles and philosophies that so many Scandinavians share.
The Amazing Race - Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe
Top thoroughbreds, serious prize money, international glamour, and the best of French fashion combine to create one of the world’s most prestigious horse races: the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.