Posts Tagged ‘europe’

Istanbul gets ready to become Europes City of Culture 2010

Istanbul gets ready to become Europes City of Culture 2010

Istanbul is currently putting the finishing touches to restoration work and schedules in preparation to become Europe’s Capital of Culture in 2010.

The city, home to an incredible wealth of historical sites, monuments and museums, is hosting a launch party on 16 January that will kick-off a year-long programme of cultural events. (more…)

The right track

The right track

Anyone who has tried to book connecting train journeys across Europe knows the experience is a lot more complicated than it should be… or rather it was, until now.

Joining the dots, and online ticketing services, of Europe’s multitude of train operators has not been easy, but it looks as though one website has cracked (most of) the problem. (more…)

On your bike: cycling through Europe

On your bike: cycling through Europe

If you’re looking for a new and affordable way to spend your summer in Europe this year, why not try something a little more energising? Activity specialists UTracks has devised a series of cycling holidays across the continent, designed specifically to showcase Europe’s most stunning natural features and historical towns, while boosting your fitness levels up a gear in the process. (more…)

prokokos.com