Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

February 19th, 2016|BARCELONA, BARS & CLUBS, BEACHES, CAFES, CONCERTS & MOVIE, EXHIBITIONS, GALLERIES & MUSEUMS, HOTELS, PARKS & GARDENS, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES, SHOPPING, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

If you are heading to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week (https://www.mobileworldcongress.com/), you may find Seasonal Cities’ Winter 2016 guide to the city handy. You can download the iOS app at https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/seasonal-cities/id892365913?mt=8. It contains the top five sights, events, shops, restaurants, bars and hotels for the season, all hand-picked by our resident expert writer. [...]

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Wimbledon and Formula 1 this weekend

July 3rd, 2015|BARS & CLUBS, EXHIBITIONS, GALLERIES & MUSEUMS, LONDON, RESTAURANTS, SEASONAL CITIES, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

It’s a big weekend for sport in the UK. Following Dustin Brown setting the grass and the tournament on fire at Wimbledon last night by knocking out Rafael Nadal, British hopefuls Andy Murray, Heather Watson and James Ward all have matches coming up. In the meantime Silverstone gears up for the British Grand Prix, where [...]

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Wimbledon gets going in London

June 26th, 2015|BARS & CLUBS, CAFES, HOTELS, LONDON, SEASONAL CITIES, SHOPPING, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

Wimbledon kicks off on Monday, meaning that the summer is well under way. Until 12 July, across the globe tennis fans will be pretending to work while keeping tabs on who is crashing out early and whose forehand is on fire. If you are in London for the tournament and are looking for a few [...]

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Get your skates on

December 16th, 2014|BARCELONA, CHRISTMAS, LONDON, MOSCOW, NEW YEAR, PARIS, SEASONAL CITIES, SHANGHAI, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

In keeping with the festive theme and due to great feedback on the top five Christmas Markets feature, we decided to get our skates on (sorry - had to) and bring you six of the best ice rinks this season from the 11 city guides. May you nail your back-to-back triple jumps before winter is [...]

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Fly south

December 4th, 2014|CHRISTMAS, SEASONAL CITIES, SPORTING ACTIVITIES, SYDNEY|

Just as the northern hemisphere gets cold and the first snow starts to fall in Scotland, heading to Sydney to catch the Australian summer suddenly seems like a very good idea. Our guide to the city covering December, January and February by resident Sydneysider Kristy Barratt has just come out. This walk is one of her [...]

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Jog your memories

October 22nd, 2014|ISTANBUL, SEASONAL CITIES, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

It’s just under a month until the Istanbul Marathon. This unique sightseeing jogging tour is just one of the innovative ways to see the city from Tristan Rutherford’s excellent Autumn 2014 guide. Maraton Turk jogging tour Get your running shoes on for Istanbul's – and possibly the world's – only cross-continental jogging tour. The three-to-four-hour [...]

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Cycling through the seasons

October 2nd, 2014|ROME, SEASONAL CITIES, SPORTING ACTIVITIES|

It’s ten days until the Granfondo Campagnolo Roma, which is one of the events in the Rome guide for Autumn 2014. Really up for trying the 50km version next year. ‘The third edition of this annual long-distance cycling event will be bigger and better than ever. The main 118km route for the lycra brigade starts [...]

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