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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

Why London Is The Ideal Destination Anytime Of The Year

Why London Is The Ideal Destination Anytime Of The YearInternational travel has always been an exciting venture for anyone planning a vacation. Knowing the culture of a completely new place, immersing themselves Continue reading

Art in the Garden at New Hopetoun Gardens

Art in the Garden at New Hopetoun GardensThe Art in the Garden exhibition, at New Hopetoun Gardens near Edinburgh, runs until the end of August 2018. The exhibition showcases the work Continue reading

Review of Dryburgh Abbey Hotel in the Scottish Borders

Review of Dryburgh Abbey Hotel in the Scottish BordersWe stayed at the Dryburgh Abbey Hotel in the Scottish Borders on a Thursday night in mid March. I paid £38 for a Continue reading

Using Rome's Airports

Using Rome's AirportsAs the Italian capital has two airports, Rome Fiumicino and Rome Ciampino. it is advisable to check at which airport your flight will Continue reading

Eve Fowler: What a Slight, What a Sound. What a Universal Shudder.

Eve Fowler: What a Slight, What a Sound. What a Universal Shudder.Dundee Contemporary Arts (DCA) is hosting the first major exhibition in Europe of work of the American artist Eve Fowler. The work is influenced Continue reading

Review of Jamie's Italian Restaurant in Glasgow

Review of Jamie's Italian Restaurant in GlasgowI had lunch at Jamie's Italian restaurant in Glasgow with one of our sons. I had a Travel Zoo voudher for a two Continue reading

Mykonos Luxury villas: Don’t Dream it. Experience it.

Mykonos Luxury villas: Don’t Dream it. Experience it. Are wondering where you’re going to spend your summer holidays? Are you longing for a whitewashed paradise, full of culture, luxury, VIP treatment Continue reading

Maggie's Penguin Parade in Dundee

Maggie's Penguin Parade in DundeeYou can have fun seeing  the 80 giant penguins in Maggies Penguin Parade in the Scottish city of Dundee and the surrounding area. The Continue reading