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Karen Bryan editor of Europe a la CarteHello, I’m Karen Bryan; I created Europe a la Carte in 2002 to offer inspiration for European travel and art. Come on a journey to top destinations with Europe a la Carte. Our travel tips, city guides, photo tours and no fluff hotel and restaurant reviews will help you discover the best places to visit in Europe.

A Selection of Recent Articles

How to Host the Ultimate Family Night When Staying in a Villa

How to Host the Ultimate Family Night When Staying in a Villa A family holiday can be a balancing act. When going on vacation it’s because you are wanting to de-stress and bring yourself back Continue reading

Beyond the Cities: Exploring France to Discover Its Real Soul and Culture

Beyond the Cities: Exploring France to Discover Its Real Soul and CultureFrance is a unique country that has so much to offer to its visitors. Even if there are main cities to discover, if Continue reading

How the Super-Rich Travel and an Evolution in Luxury Travel

How the Super-Rich Travel and an Evolution in Luxury TravelThe super-rich people in this world have the luxury of choosing much more glamorous ways of travelling. Instead of hanging around at the Continue reading

La Cabana Restaurant in Benalmadena

La Cabana Restaurant in BenalmadenaLa Cabana restaurant is situated on the Prom in Benalmadena. After walking down from Benalmadema railways station through the market and Parque de Continue reading

Review of Sky Lodge Perth Scotland

Review of Sky Lodge Perth ScotlandI stayed at the Skylodge Perth in Scone on a Saturday night in late May 2017. I searched for the cheapest single room Continue reading

The Great Tapestry of Scotland

The Great Tapestry of ScotlandThe Great Tapestry of Scotland is on display in Alloa Library until 18 August 2017. It's free to see this wonderful pictorial history Continue reading

This Will Ruin Everything: 10 Years of Recoat at The Lighthouse Glasgow

This Will Ruin Everything: 10 Years of Recoat at The Lighthouse GlasgowThis Will Ruin Everything by Recoat runs until 30 July 2017 at The Lighthouse in Glasgow. You'll need to get your skates on Continue reading

Top 7 Places to Drink Beer in Europe

Top 7 Places to Drink Beer in EuropeEuropeans have some of the best beers in the world. In fact, it is absolutely possible to base one’s entire holiday on a Continue reading