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
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

01 June 2017

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

The best music festivals around the world this summer

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

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

31 May 2017

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10 fun and colorful street art festivals this summer

22 May 2017

The grand Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca

Morocco beyond Marrakech: explore the country from north to south

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

14 monumental European attractions — part 2

Enjoying the sunset from Trukhaniv Island

All eyes on Kiev! One of Europe’s best kept secrets

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

What to do in Hong Kong for free!

14 vacation destinations for every type of family

10 April 2017

Explore the best street markets in Hanoi, Vietnam

The best food cities for the hungry traveler

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

A Montrealer’s guide to Montreal

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

Where the locals go: favorite 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 colorful nightlife

Sleepless in Beirut: a guide to the Lebanese capital

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 neighborhoods: 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

27 January 2017

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

World famous landmarks and their lesser-known alternatives

24 January 2017

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

The great Aussie road trip: cruising the West Coast of Down Under

Hot air balloons galore at the annual Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

The most underrated destinations across the USA

What to do in Madrid for free!

Make it a plan to go somewhere new at least once a year- might we suggest the vibrant city of Sibiu, Romania?

Next in travel: 11 destinations on the rise for 2017

Join Helsinki for LUX, a light show in January part of Finland 100

Global events worth traveling for in 2017

14 alternative summer vacation destinations to visit in 2017

A peaceful vacation by the sea awaits in Kalamata

The best budget vacation destinations of 2017

The Peak Tram towers over the Hong Kong skyline

15 tourist attractions you must see before you die

Lisbon is the perfect mix of beautiful scenery, delicious food and exciting history

Accessible cities: exploring Lisbon as a disabled traveler

15 November 2016

The Argonaut Hotel has an excellent location and a stylish, maritime interior

7 stylish hotels in San Francisco

09 November 2016

Cuba is an island of contrasts, as epitomized by the town of Trinidad

The Times They Are A Changin’: travel to Cuba

Accessible cities: a disabled traveler’s guide to Athens

Dulwich Picture Gallery is one of London's many fantastic museums

An artful stay in London: 10 excellent art museums

Standing on the edge of the Iguazú Falls, on the border of Argentina and Brazil

Crossing the divide: 10 unique border crossings

Top 10 luxury ski resorts

Top 10 luxury ski resorts

The Colosseum is one of many visual delights in Rome

Architectural diamonds in Rome

Holiday season in Asia: our top 10 destinations to visit