Istanbul among world’s top destinations

June 5th, 2015|ARCHITECTURE, BARS & CLUBS, CONCERTS & MOVIE, HOTELS, ISTANBUL, SEASONAL CITIES, SITES|

Great feature in the Times yesterday on the world’s top destinations in terms of visitor numbers, taken from the MasterCard Global Destinations Index. London leads with 18.82m (up 6%), Paris is third with 16.06m and New York is sixth with 12.27m. But the big change is Istanbul, currently fifth with a very impressive 12.56m and [...]

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Summer comes to London

June 4th, 2015|BARS & CLUBS, LONDON, PARKS & GARDENS, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES, SITES|

You have got to love London when summer finally arrives and everyone gets hot and not so bothered. We are doing a small sundance here at Seasonal Heights and, in homage to all that UV flying about, we bring you three nice ideas for a sunny day in the capital from our new guide. Just [...]

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Last-minute flights to Tokyo with Opodo

June 3rd, 2015|ARCHITECTURE, BARS & CLUBS, HOTELS, SEASONAL CITIES, SITES, TOKYO, Uncategorized|

Today Opodo is offering last-minute flights from London to Tokyo in the next six weeks from £379. To celebrate this, we bring you three great ideas in the Japanese capital, lovingly harvested from our brand new Summer 2015 guide. SIGHT - Tokyo City View (pictured) The 238-metre Mori Tower isn’t quite the tallest building in [...]

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The Kremlin Cathedrals

October 24th, 2014|MOSCOW, SEASONAL CITIES, SITES|

If you have always wanted to go to Moscow, prices are competitive in the Russian capital at the moment. I really like this review of the Kremlin Cathedrals from our Moscow writer. They are one of the top five sights in our Autumn 2014 guide. Kremlin Cathedrals The gold-domed cathedrals are breathtaking year-round, but come autumn [...]

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