Everyone knows Antigua & Barbuda have the best beaches in the world.
But did you know that everything else is just as good?
That’s because the food in our restaurants, the parties, the welcoming atmosphere and even our wildlife have to be world class if they are going to tempt people away from our glorious beaches. After all…
“The beach is just the beginning.”
Australia was among the first countries in the world to see in 2019, setting the bar high as an estimated one million people crowded Sydney Harbour to watch more than 100,000 pyrotechnic effects.
London’s sold-out New Year’s Eve fireworks –is always the largest dazzling riverside display in Europe. A soundtrack featuring Europe’s finest musical artists celebrated the diversity of the capital, after Big Ben chimed once more. Spectators lined the banks of the Thames to watch 70,000 projectiles made up of eight tonnes of fireworks fire into the sky from three barges and the London Eye. In Paris tourists packed into the Champs-Elysees to celebrate New Year’s Eve while the Arc de Triomphe monument became the centre piece for an incredible light display. In Berlin tens of thousands of people celebrated at the landmark Brandenburg Gate.
Family Traveller is delighted to reveal the top family-friendly travel operators, destinations, attractions and accommodation in the fourth annual Family Traveller Awards.In a buzzing awards ceremony on Tuesday 27th November 2018, 300 guests celebrated as celebrity hosts Ronan Keating and Charlotte Hawkins presented the industry’s finest 20 family travel companies with the prestigious Family Traveller Awards trophy.This year, a record 54,000 of the general public voted for their favourite family-friendly travel operators, destinations, attractions and accommodation.
December is the time to put up decorations, lights, and the christmas trees. As well visiting different christmas markets. Compared to traditional markets in Germany, for example, Christmas markets in the Netherlands are still a relatively new concept. A rising number of cities however are organizing impressive Christmas markets in their historic city centers in preparation for the Christmas season. With additional Christmas events, the Netherlands is an excellent place to share in the Christmas spirit! Depending on your preferences, you can opt for a more intimate market, choose one with a more unique setting or check out which one isn’t too far from your home. Not sure which Christmas market would suit you best? Have a look at these 4 christmas markets surrounding the Randstad
This year the Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival will celebrate their 45th Anniversary, returning to Battersea Park 25th – 28th October 2018. With even more attractions and entertainment, this years’ event has truly evolved from a show into a “Festival” for all ages to celebrate the winter season ahead!
The Telegraph team are excited to launch new attractions including dog sledding while favourites such as the ice rink, the ‘Mount Battersea’ slope and the street food market will be given a refresh for an overall elevated experience.
As it’s their 45th birthday, the Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival will be celebrating on the Friday and Saturday from 5pm with mouth-watering alpine food, impressive live acts and so much more. Read more
The old town is very pleasant to explore, with a mass of narrow winding streets lined with pretty houses, designer shops and boutiques, and cafes and bars. Visit the Picasso museum for its splendid artwork, sculpture terrace, and breathtaking views of the Mediterranean.
The provincial capital in the south of Germany offers many different and interesting things to see: Beautiful vineyards, Stuttgart Ballet, the State Opera, National Gallery and Museum of Art and very good culinaric meat and drink. So Stuttgart’s rich cultural programme will surprise you! Furthermore the many concerts, festivals and celebrations shape life in the city: starting with Cannstatter Folk Festival, Weindorf Wine Festival and the Christmas Market through to the International Animated Film Festival or the Summer Festival of Cultures. Read more
Montreux Jazz Festival is held annually in Switzerland in early July in Montreux on the Lake Geneva shoreline. It is the second largest annual jazz festival in the world after Canada’s Montreal International Jazz Festival. Originally a pure jazz festival, it opened up in the 1970s and today presents artists of nearly every imaginable music style. Jazz remains an important part of the festival. Australian alternative rocker Nick Cave, Hollywood star Johnny Depp and punk legend Iggy Pop are among the headliners at this year Festival. Read more
They have been organising Champagne tours since 2004 and now offer a huge selection of Champagne tasting tours to suit all tastes and budgets! They can arrange your travel, accommodation and Champagne tours for you, and all you will need to do is turn up on the day and enjoy the bubbles. Read more