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I Want to Go There: 3 Amazing Spots to See in Scandinavia

I Want to Go There: 3 Amazing Spots to See in Scandinavia

Scandinavia - a historic and cultural region of Northern Europe - is often dismissed as a tourist destination due to its climate. Which is a shame, as it has a selection of unique sights and landmarks to visit that are amazing enough to be unforgettable - and some of them are only available during the winter.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Åland Islands, Finland

Breaking Travel News investigates: Åland Islands, Finland

Situated half-way between the Finnish city of Turku and Swedish capital Stockholm, the Åland Islands are that rarest of travel curiosities - an undiscovered gem. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for a visit to see just what it is that makes them so special.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Scandic Paasi, Helsinki

Breaking Travel News investigates: Scandic Paasi, Helsinki

Scandic Paasi is known for its excellent service and central location, with all the most popular sights in Helsinki just a short walk way. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for the night to see what this one-of-a-kind hotel brings to the Finnish hospitality scene.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki

Breaking Travel News investigates: Hotel Katajanokka, Helsinki

Hotel Katajanokka is a privately-owned lifestyle hotel, renovated with loving care in the historic premises of a former Helsinki county prison. Inside the red brick walls guests will find a magic world of contrasts – with serene comfort, stylish design and a hint of Nordic luxury. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for the night.

Things to do in Central Park

Things to do in Central Park

There’s nothing on the planet quite like Central Park. Sure, there are other parks in other cities around the world and many of them are breathtaking in their own way. But there’s just something about Central Park (and New York City in general) that’s completely different than any other city on the planet – and that’s a big reason why so many people flood Central Park each and every day, even if they are visiting from halfway around the world.

Unveiling of Carl F.Bucherer’s new collection

Unveiling of Carl F.Bucherer’s new collection

Thursday 13th April marks the unveiling of Carl F. Bucherer’s new collection of timepieces at Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa in the presence of Mr. Sascha Moeri, CEO of Carl F. Bucherer, Mr. Sanjiv Ramdanee, CEO of Maradiva and SKR Luxury Ltd and VVIPs guests.

The best destinations for “nights out”

The best destinations for “nights out”

People choose to travel and explore the world for a huge range of reasons. Some want to get away from it all and find a quiet destination off the beaten track, others are looking to explore the most famous cultural heritage sites of the world. Yet when it comes to it, leisure travel is all about enjoyment, and for many travelers, the most important thing is to visit a spot where they can relax and be guaranteed a good night out. Let’s look at some of the best places in Europe that guarantee a great holiday with a fantastic nightlife you will never forget.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Kempinski celebrates 120th anniversary

Breaking Travel News investigates: Kempinski celebrates 120th anniversary

Kempinski Hotels is celebrating 120 years of delivering rich and meaningful experiences to its guests, with the launch of Stage for Young Artists supporting the next generation of musicians. Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group, and now manages a portfolio of 75 five-star hotels and residences in 30 countries.

Amsterdam and London to Put a Cap on Airbnb Vacation Rentals

Amsterdam and London to Put a Cap on Airbnb Vacation Rentals

In what is viewed by many as shocking news for the young apartment sharing startup, Amsterdam and London will now be putting more restrictions on how Airbnb operates within their borders. Amsterdam for instance will be limiting the total number of days guests can stay in an Airbnb rental to 60 days.