Wednesday Sep 10
Shoulder Season Bargains in Europe
Art + Culture, Food + Drink, Great Public Spaces, Historical Travel, Public Art, Romance, Walking Tours, Dublin, Galway, Venice, Bucharest, Barcelona, Cappadocia, Istanbul, Real Deals, Family Travel, Food + Drink, Senior "Shoulder Season" is the time in between high and low seasons. Europe's high season, of course, is summer-the kids are out of school, you want to soak up, say, that Italian sun, but you've got to pay a premium for it.
Local officials' migration sparks hot debate
The emergency ordinance permitting locally elected officials to migrate without losing their term has caused controversy in the diplomatic world.
Lenovo smartphones launch in 10 EU countries: Here's why western Europe won't get them
Lenovo is targeting European countries in a big way - but don't expect to see its brand name on devices in western Europe's major markets.
Magnificent Transylvania will take you through what was once the wild edges of Europe
Follow in the footsteps of Vlad the Impaler on a road trip through Romania's magnificent Transylvania, with medieval towns straight from a fairytale I wandered through cobblestone streets, dazzled by the colourful medieval and renaissance architecture, the citadels on the hillsides looking down, picture-perfectly framed by the forested mountain ... (more)
Ovidiu Folcut: Azerbaijan Studies Center is first of its kind in Romania
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 21 Trend: The Azerbaijan Studies Center opened under the Romanian-American University with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation is the first of its kind in Romania, the Romanian-American University rector Ovidiu Folcut said.
Europa Royale Hotel offers excellent location in Bucharest's historic center
Whether it's a visit to Bucharest for business or pleasure, the Europa Royale Hotel offers an excellent, central location with the modern amenities expected of a recently-developed property.
Foodie vacation destination: Old-world tradition in Bucharest
There's no better place in Bucharest for food or a cold drink than Caru cu Bere, a fabled restaurant in the Old City that has been serving cold beer, spicy sausages and a lot more since the last year of the 19th century.
Black Sea Explorer Cruise review aboard Thomson Celebration
This was the statement on more than one occasion when I announced that John - my other and better half many would say - and I were off on the high seas for our summer break.