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European theme-park breaks for the summer

Feature: European theme-park breaks for the summer

So the last half-term before summer is finally here! Whether you and your family are sunning it up in Spain or having to endure a cold week in Dorset, at least you got to spend a bit of time away with your loved ones.

European beer festival great for short break

Feature: short breaks to European beer festivals

Short breaks are a great way to experience a long lazy weekend abroad, and with the next bank holiday just around the corner many people are planning their next break already. While trips to fantastic European cities are a great way to spend a few days together with friends or lovers, seeing sights and dining at fine restaurants

Go shopping in Berlin with Hyatt break

Hop to Germany for city shopping break

A hop to the continent for a city break with an emphasis on shopping could provide the perfect way to let off some steam. Hyatt hotels have launched a new package of breaks to enable people to explore the German shopping capitals from a luxurious base.

You can take your dog on a five-star German break

Black Forest breaks for dog lovers

There aren't many five-star hotels that welcome dogs, but Brenner's Park Hotel & Spa in Baden Baden is unlike most five-star hotels. As well as being canine-friendly, this luxury German resort boasts two Michelin stars for its cuisine.

Lufthansa has flights to Germany for under £50

Discover mini-break destinations with Lufthansa ratings

If you're unsure where to spend your next city break, then German airline Lufthansa may be able to help, with its new online ratings system, which allows travellers to rate their destination in ten different categories.

Enjoy fine Japanese food on your German break

World class Japanese cuisine on a German break

Food lovers visiting Germany this spring will be glad to learn that Mandarin Oriental, Munich is hosting master chef Nobu Matsushisa, who will be cooking at the hotel's Michelin starred restaurant for nine days in March.

Ultimate driving experiene in Munich

Hotel package for car enthusiasts launched

Those planning to head off to Munich before the end of May next year can take advantage of a new car package launched by Mandarin Oriental, Munich.The hotel brand is giving guests the chance to hire luxury cars.

Discover Bruges on a European rail break

Discover Europe by rail next spring

Winter may be drawing in, but there's plenty to look forward to in the spring, with a wide range of European tours available from Treyn, the rail holidays specialist, including trips to Belgium, Germany, France and Holland.

Get away this winter before its too late

Annual holiday leave: use it or lose it

The average Brit still has 4.7 days of unused annual holiday allowance from their employer; with many days-off expected to go unclaimed before the end of the year, according to a new survey by

Revitalise yourself with ITC Classics

European Wellness breaks from ITC Classics

Reward your body with a holistic spa retreat from ITC Classics, with a range of new wellness breaks available in 2011, designed to revitalise mind, body and soul.

Take a Christmas-market city break this winter

Get away this winter with a leisure break

Millennium and Copthorne Hotels has launched a new range of winter breaks across the UK and Europe, with breakfast and dinner included as well as opportunities for Christmas shopping excursions.

See in the New Year with a bang in Europe

Ring in the New Year with a European mini-break

Tired of the same old New Year's traditions of Auld Lang Syne and Jools Holland? Then try an exciting continental break with Dertour and see how the Europeans celebrate New Year, with fireworks and champagne in Zurich, Berlin or Prague.

There are many attractions to Munich in December

Festive treats in marvellous Munich

No-one does Christmas quite like the Germans, with gluhwein, stolen and lebkuchen all festive favourites. Treat yourself to a seasonal getaway in Munich this year with high-quality hotels, markets and a masquerade ball to look forward to.

The German capital of Berlin has plenty to offer

Winter happenings in historic Berlin

The German capital comes alive in winter and there is plenty to explore besides from the traditional Christmas markets and hot glühwein.

The Duisburg Christmas fair has a large ice rink

Explore Christmas markets in the Lower Rhine

The Lower Rhine region includes some of the best Christmas markets in Holland and Germany and has picked out the best festive events for the winter season.

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Coffee with a local in Amsterdam


This week is in Amsterdam drinking strong black coffee with local Machteld Ligtvoet, who gives us tips on some of his favourite local haunts – including where you can go to find one of the best views of the city.

Top five alternative Christmas markets

Alternative Christmas markets

Forget the likes of Germany and Eastern European favourites, Budapest, Krakow and Prague this year and why not head to some alternative Christmas market destinations for something a little different this festive season?