Hello, 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.
I’m also an artist. Click here to see my work on Flickr.
A Selection of Recent Articles
The First Light exhibition by Louise Cattrell is on at the Granary Gallery in Berwick upon Tweed until 29 January 2017. 'First Light' was Continue reading
I stayed at the Scandic Europa Gothenburg for one night prior to my cruise along Sweden's west coast. My stay was organised by Continue reading
We were due to fly home from Corfu to Newcastle with easyJet on Sunday 9 October 2016. On Saturday morning when I checked Continue reading
As I hadn't been to the Smith Art Gallery and Museum in Stirling for decades, and the weather forecast predicted rain, I decided Continue reading
This walk is about 5 miles long, with some uphill sections. From the centre of Halifax, you can choose to start either near the Continue reading
One of the highlights of my visit to the Rohsska Museum in Gothenburg were the 'Clothes of Memories' collages by fashion historian Tonie Lewenhaupt. Continue reading