Inspiring City Breaks

Wanting to escape for romance, relaxation, fun or culture - nothing is better than a weekend break. With options for shopping, sport, entertainment, fantastic museums, art galleries, great food or just to chill we have it all. amoreTravel showcases some of the best locations for a City break and provides impartial and practical advice to help you book and to plan your activities.

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For a New York Holiday find the best New York Hotels

Guide to the best Hotels in New York

Booking a New York holiday for the first time or a seasoned traveller the choice of hotels in New York is overwhelming. Most visitors stay in an […]

 
The best Rome Hotels for a Rome Holiday

Best Hotels in Rome

Use the amoreTravel guide to Rome hotels with confidence. Rome Holidays, the best Rome Hotels for a Rome City Break. The amoreTravel guide to the best hotels […]

 
Paris City Break use the guide to the best Paris Hotels

The Best Hotels in Paris

Use the amoreTravel guide to Paris Hotels with confidence. Paris hotels are chosen and reviewed independently. The amoreTravel guide to the best places to stay in Paris […]

 
Enjoy the beach and city on a Barcelona Holiday

Barcelona Hotels – Best Places to Stay

For a wonderful city break or a longer holiday, enabling you to enjoy the city attractions and the beach, try Barcelona, it combines everything that is enchanting […]

 
 
 

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  • Moroccan Dirhams

    Your Holiday Money for Marrakech and Morocco

    The official currency of Morocco is the Dirham, which is denoted as Dhs or MAD and officially you can only obtain it once you have arrived in Morocco, at the airport or from one of the many Banks or ATM’s in Marrakech.

     
     
  • Riad 72 – luxury holiday to Marrakech

    Riad 72 – luxury holiday to Marrakech

    For a Marrakech holiday the Riad 72 in the ancient heart of the city is a luxury hotel perfect for relaxing in while only minutes away from the Djemaa el Fna and the vibrant, mystical street life for you to explore and experience

     
     
  • Direct Flights to Marrakech – transfers from Airport to Hotel

    Direct Flights to Marrakech – transfers from Airport to Hotel

    A Marrakech holiday takes you to a place of legends where you will be confronted by sights, sounds and smells beyond your imagination. Flying directly to Marrakech from the United Kingdom is now very convenient with direct flights from at least 5 airports all year round . . .

     
     
  • The Souk – Labyrinth of a Marrakech Holiday

    The Souk – Labyrinth of a Marrakech Holiday

    The world holds many wonders but on a city break you may struggle to find anywhere so mesmerising and enchanting as the Souks of Marrakech. These seemingly endless streets, largely sheltered from the blazing North African sun, hold all sorts of unexpected treasures.

     
     
  • Stay Safe and Healthy on your Marrakech Holiday

    Stay Safe and Healthy on your Marrakech Holiday

    Travel to Marrakesh and Morocco is generally safe, although since the Arab spring-rising and the French intervention in Mali, visitors have been warned to be more careful. Marrakesh and Agadir have large modern hospitals with smaller facilities in other towns.

     
     
  • Marrakech Weather Forecast and Advice

    Marrakech Weather Forecast and Advice

    The best times to visit Marrakech are March – June and September to early November. From mid November to the end of February daily high temperatures can still reach 18°C which still provides a respite from a cold British winter.

     
     
  • Trastevere – Get Lost on your Rome Holiday

    Trastevere – Get Lost on your Rome Holiday

    One area of Rome which is often not discovered while on a Rome holiday is ‘Trastevere’ which is such a shame as this charming, medieval district of Rome has much to offer the tourist or visitor.

     
     
  • Spanish Steps – romantic Rome holiday destination

    Spanish Steps – romantic Rome holiday destination

    The Spanish Steps are a central gathering place in Rome for tourists and locals alike, and it is very popular to come to sit on the steps and take a break from sight-seeing or to gather with friends.

     
     
  • Musée Rodin Paris – peaceful gardens, wonderful sculpture

    Musée Rodin Paris – peaceful gardens, wonderful sculpture

    As well as over 300 pieces of work by Rodin you will discover Musée Rodin has work by Van Gogh, Monet, Renoir and Carrière. Most visitors have greatest affection for the gardens so go for a romantic walk and look out for the Burghers of Calais, the Gates of Hell, and the Thinker.

     
     
  • Musée du Quai Branly – Tribal Art, Textiles – amazing Paris museum

    Musée du Quai Branly – Tribal Art, Textiles – amazing Paris museum

    The garden and architecture is superb and the collections inside are amazing, arranged ‘geographically’ you can travel around the world by Art. – Musée du Quai Branly may be one of the best kept secrets but while on a Paris city break or holiday it is well worth visiting.

     
     
  • Musée du Louvre – Paris Royal Palace & Art Museum

    Musée du Louvre – Paris Royal Palace & Art Museum

    Combining art collection and royal palace, with parts of the medieval castle hidden in the basement, the Louvre is a fabulous wealth of treasures and arguably the world’s largest and certainly most visited art museum.

     
     
  • Agapé Substance – minimialist culinary experience in Paris

    Agapé Substance – minimialist culinary experience in Paris

    Since opening at the end of 2011, this tiny white minimalist restaurant has quickly got Parisians talking. Laurent Lapaire and Chef Gaëtan Gentil have created a restaurant all based around a counter and open kitchen.

     
     
 
 

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