Europe

Bratislava is one of the top European travel destinations of 2016

8 TOP EUROPEAN DESTINATIONS FOR AUTUMN

Escape the encroaching autumn gloom with a European city break. For a fresh take on the two-night city break, The Resident picks out eight alternative autumn destinations that deliver cultural cool in abundance

Belmond Afloat has two new luxury barges in France

SUMMER 2017’S TOP TRAVEL TREND: THE LUXURY BARGE

One of the hottest new trends in luxury travel is river cruises, so it’s good to see that international travel company Belmond is getting in on the act too, launching two luxury barges in Champagne and Alsace in summer 2017

Beautiful sunset at the Emperors canal (Keizersgracht) and Leidse canal in Amsterdam (photo: Dennis van de Water)

HOW TO SPEND A STYLISH WEEKEND IN AMSTERDAM

A weekend in Amsterdam needn’t be a lost weekend… Spend a night or two in style at The Dylan hotel, historical and quaint, or check out the modern art-influenced stylings of the Andaz, before hitting De Negen Straatjes

Alhambra Palace

ANDALUCIA: THE PERFECT ROAD TRIP DESTINATION

When it comes to road trips what springs to mind? A three week jaunt across the States in a Cadillac that will always remain a pipe dream, or maybe something nearer to home that’s easy to organise and just as much fun? May I suggest a trip around Andalucía, taking in Granada and Seville

Ad Feature UK RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY TAXES FOR NON-DOMS: BREXIT REVIEW

With regards to UK residential property taxes, what does Brexit mean for the non-resident or non-domiciled owner? Andrew Godfrey and Christopher Salomons at Russell Cooke solicitors fill us in

Masia

THE RESET BUTTON: DISCOVER MINDFULNESS IN STYLE WITH A BARCELONA RETREAT

Mindfulness is an inescapable trend in the wellness market, sparking controversy as well as garnering adamant supporters applauding its benefits. Rachel Le Feuvre, founder of The Reset Button, is in the latter and sings its praises with its incorporation into her new holistic retreat, offering you a chance to have a long weekend to exercise […]

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WIN £250 OF DOG-FRIENDLY TRAVEL VOUCHERS!

To celebrate their new dog-friendly holiday listings, PetsPyjamas are giving you the chance to WIN £250 worth of PetsPyjamas’ dog-friendly travel vouchers, a personalised towel and blanket for your pet AND a fabulous doggie toy bundle!

Yachting around the Mediterranean

WHY NOTHING BEATS SUPERYACHTING AROUND THE MED

For the perfect life afloat, nothing beats the Mediterranean Sea in summer. Once an important route for traders where ancient civilisations flourished, it is now an idyllic holiday hotspot for an extraordinary variety of countries and cultures

Les Pres d’Eugenie, Eugénie-les-Bains, south west France

WELLBEING MEETS FINE DINING AT LES PRES D’EUGENIE

At Les Pres d’Eugenie in Eugénie-les-Bains, south of France, you’ll get a wellbeing makeover together with the joy of eating at Michel Guerard’s renowned 3-Michelin star restaurant

Enjoy unrivalled service and stunning architecture at Cap Rocat

ESCAPE TO THE PARADISE OF THE BALEARIC ISLANDS

Flee London’s changeable weather for a long weekend away on twin islands, Menorca and Mallorca. These Balearic Islands boast vast stretches of blue sea, vivid plant life and wholesome Mediterranean food, as well as historic architecture and great local wines