New York’s Top Neighborhoods Part 1: Manhattan

Manhattan Island is the beating heart of New York City, known to many of its residents as ‘the centre of the universe’. Over 50 million tourists visit the city each year, all looking for the best places to stay across the five boroughs. Here we’re going to concentrate on the wildly different neighbourhoods of Manhattan…

What to Do in Paris in High Summer

It is almost as fashionable to gush about the beauty of Paris as it is to loathe her residents. Parisians are famed for their chic aloofness – not to mention their abrupt manners with tourists – so what better time to visit the city than when they are all away on vacation? Traditionally, from June to…

Things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of Europe’s most popular cities. If you’ve never been before, it can be quite overwhelming trying to fit everything in. Follow our itinerary of the main attractions, museums and galleries to avoid missing out. Sagrada Familia Basilica The Sagrada Familia is one of Barcelona’s most famous landmarks: Gaudi’s great “unfinished masterpiece”. Construction…

Moving to Paris? You need to read this!

The City of Light is one of the culture capitals of the world and has long been a popular destination for expats. Frequently voted one of the best cities in the world in which to live, and recently named the world’s best city for students, Paris is a city you can make your own. It…

Holidaying in the Queen of the Adriatic: Top Things to do in Venice

A city steeped in history and culture, romantic Venice has a multitude of things for visitors to enjoy. From stunning architecture, to wonderful museums and gondola rides down the Grand Canal, Venice is the perfect choice for a vacation. Having chosen where to book your apartment following our ‘Where to stay in Venice’ guide, read…