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  • Bastille Day, Paris – Free things to see and do

    Bastile Day

    Paris’s summer national holiday commemorates the storming of the Bastille in 1789. This year, Bastille Day, is on Thursday July 14th 2016. Visitors will experience the Champs-Elysées military parade, a fireman’s ball and spectacular firework display at the Champ de Mars. Check out our list of free things to do below – and budget friendly accommodation in Paris city centre. When? […]

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  • Why you must visit Czechia this summer

    Prague summer skyline

    Once it was Czechoslovakia, then the Czech Republic and now it will be Czechia. Famous for attracting millions of visitors to Prague, the Czech Republic is re-branding itself “Czechia” in an attempt to connect better with international audiences. The new name, pronounced ‘checkia’, will be an official shortening of Czech Republic, as “France” is to “The […]

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  • Highlights of Berlin: Bohemian neighbourhoods you must explore

    Image © Matt Biddulph

    From underground nightclubs to organic vegan cafés, Berlin’s bohemian neighbourhoods are packed full of vibrant attractions. Step away from the tourist trail in Germany’s capital and you’ll be transported back to the 1970s. Graffiti will be everywhere and the city’s pubs, vintage shops, and illegal raves will keep you partying until dawn. Staying cool we’re going […]