Cities

The sights, sounds and smells of a city can be exhilarating; the buzz is hard to beat. Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway, a low-cost jaunt or a luxury city break, Inspiration has all your city travel needs covered

Cities
Chase the Northern Lights in Yellowknife, Canada

Colourful night skies: the best places to see the Northern Lights

07 November 2017

Tivoli, Copenhagen is home to one of the world's oldest amusement parks and a beautiful Christmas market

16 of the best Christmas markets in the world

Celebrating Christmas in Toronto!

11 weird and wonderful Christmas traditions from around the world

25 October 2017

The 14 best family vacation destinations for 2017

Traditional dragons at the Chingay Festival in Singapore

Holiday season in Asia: our top 10 destinations to visit

Bright lights, big city: Tokyo at night

A week in the capital of cool: your complete guide to Tokyo

Chefs prepare food in the kitchen of the Blue Duck Tavern restaurant © Park Hyatt Washington D.C.

Will travel for food: the best hotel Michelin rated restaurants

Samantha Fanelli

Fall brings a cool haze to the Tuscan landscape

The best fall destinations of 2017

Experience eccentricities, colour and curious ways in northern Sri Lanka

Paradise found: a journey through northern Sri Lanka

10 August 2017

Porto's colourful Ribeira district is a Unesco World Heritage site

Porto beyond the port: a 3-day guide to Portugal’s northern capital

Samantha Fanelli

A view worth a million bucks - yours for free!

What to do in Los Angeles for free!

Stay curious: abandoned places around the world

Take a break at the MuseumsQuartier before exploring the rest of the Austrian capital

Art on the go: a guide to cycling around Vienna’s masterpieces

Splashing about at Zurich's Mythenquai lakeside lido © Zürich Tourism – Photographer: Siggi Bucher

Life’s a beach: Europe’s best urban beaches

Make merry into the wee hours of the morning at Roskilde festival's Orange Stage

The best music festivals around the world this summer

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10 fun and colourful street art festivals this summer

The grand Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca

Morocco beyond Marrakech: explore the country from north to south

18 May 2017

Slovenia's mystical Lake Bled and the Gothic church on its island

14 monumental European attractions — part 2

09 May 2017

The Nan Lian Garden offers a moment of respite in a city famous for its buzz

What to do in Hong Kong for free!

Look up at the 102-meter high Atomium, one of Brussel's monumental spectacles

14 monumental European attractions — part 1

Languedoc city breaks: 5 cultural gems in Southern France

Explore the best street markets in Hanoi, Vietnam

The best food cities for the hungry traveller

Explore the beauty of Languedoc's vineyards

Languedoc wine tours: a trip through the vineyards of Southern France

Spending a day in the park is one of the Montrealers' favourite activities

A local Montrealer’s guide to exploring Montreal

Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of Valencia's historic Central Market

Where the locals go: favourite summer destinations most searched by its residents

"The best road in the world" – Transfăgărășan

Visit Transylvania: a 10-day road trip through Romania’s most charming region

Visit Hamra, one of Beirut's thriving districts, for a taste of the city's colourful nightlife

Sleepless in Beirut: a guide to the Lebanese capital

14 March 2017

Dublin is the perfect destination for your next getaway

Through local eyes: a city guide of what to do while in Dublin

07 March 2017

Mexico without walls: the real Mexican experience beyond the resort towns

Berlin neighbourhoods: Kreuzberg is the perfect place to relax and take in the lively atmosphere

Berlin neighbourhoods: eat your way through the German capital

Ait-Ben-Haddou might look familiar – that's because it was the backdrop for 20 films and a TV series

Lights, camera, action: visit the filming locations of 8 popular TV series

Crowds of tourists enter the site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia

World famous landmarks and their lesser-known alternatives

Take on Western Australia with this epic road rip from Perth to Broome

The great Aussie road trip: cruising the West Coast of Australia

Hot air balloons galore at the annual Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Alternative America: underrated destinations across the USA

What to do in Madrid: a list of attractions for the budget traveller