Three of the world’s greatest painters – Portalis, Geslin and Leconte – along with their guests from Korea, Lee Sook and Hong Hyunjoo, will be part of an exhibition at the Domaine du Daniel-Etienne Defaix in Burgundy through September 16. The exposition is free and open to the public 7 days a week from, Read More

Located 1 ½ hours from Paris and 2 ½ hours from Brussels, the history of La Marne (part of the Champagne Region) often reflects the history of France itself. The vast horizons of Champagne have throughout history served as passage ways and meeting places, the settings for wars and invasions, some of which devastated, Read More

Holiday time is fast approaching and many parents are now giving thought as to how they can liven up their children’s holidays and create an unforgettable and educational experience. Many children, however, aware of their parent’s intentions are also thinking of ways to avoid holidays thought up by parents all too often consisting of, Read More

Czech wine-making began with the Czech king Charles IV, whose memory is honoured to this day when Czech wines win top prizes at European and World competitions. Every September this exceptional beverage is celebrated in all our winemaking areas. Our outstanding wine is available throughout the year, but in the autumn the wine-making areas, Read More

Journey to the land of fire and ice on the Iceland: Fjords & Geysers trip with Natural Habitat Adventures. This one-of-a-kind adventure will introduce just 6 guests to the wonders of Iceland—an island rich in contrast and different from anywhere you’ve ever been. Geothermal and volcanic activity continue to shape its dramatic landscape of, Read More

SRS-WORLDHOTELS has put the spotlight on eleven of its most distinctive member hotels in Germany with a joint  marketing initiative designed to accentuate their individual décor, unique architecture and superior service standards. Called “Private Hotels Germany”, its aim is to achieve a stronger market share for the hotels in their respective regions and promote, Read More

Ring-Tours Vision has been selling France for 20 years now to their international and professional clients in tourism in more than 60 countries. And they haven’t noticed time passing by  – so many things to do, to see, to hear, to taste, to feel and to offer across this beautiful country. It is like, Read More

GREECE IS doomed to witness a decline in tourists this year despite hosting the August 13-29 Olympics, which is expected to attract hundreds of thousands of visitors, the country’s union of tourist enterprises said on Tuesday. The number of visitors was considerably falling in the first six months and the drop could be as, Read More

Sightseeing can be an exhausting business. Whether you’re strolling the streets and parks of London, browsing boutiques in Edinburgh or walking the Roman walls in Canterbury, all this walking inevitably leads to sore feet, aching backs and a feeling that you’re just too tired to get to the theatre or glamorous dinner that you’d, Read More

The German Hotel industry has just launched an interactive online booking site, based on the vast Hotelres database that covers accommodations of all kinds countrywide. The bilingual English /German Web site is easy to navigate, letting surfers search by city or town, hotel name, price category and/or travel date. Reservations can be made instantly,, Read More