Hello, I’m Karen Bryan; I created Europe a la Carte in 2002 to highlight the best places to visit in Europe. Looking for ideas on where to travel in Europe? 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.
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A Selection of our Recent Articles
Much of my art is inspired by travel. I say inspired, because I’m not attempting to recreate reality.
I loved the rose garden in Continue reading
I was keen to visit Colline du Chateau (Castle Hill) when we were in Nice. It came up in a search for free Continue reading
You could win a winter sun holiday with alpharooms.com’s competition. The prize is a 5 night stay for two people in an apartment at Continue reading
We had lunch at the Shamoli restaurant in Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. It’s somewhere that I’ve been meaning to try for years, after seeing Continue reading
The Kalpna Vegetarian Indian Restaurant, in St Patrick’s Square Edinburgh, offers a daily lunch buffet for £8 per adult between 12 – 2pm.
Although Continue reading
St Ninian’s Isle is joined the Shetland mainland by a tombolo, a sand bar, which has sea on both sides. It’s one of Continue reading
One of the first Christian countries in the world, Armenia, is a small country in the Southern Caucasus that despite its tragic history Continue reading
When I searched for free things to do in Nice, one of the attractions which appeared was the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Continue reading
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Marseille is located around 4 miles south of the city centre. It’s quite close to the Museum Continue reading
Morley Cheek’s is located in Barlow Moor Road, in the Chorlton district of Manchester.
We sat near at the rear, where it was lighter Continue reading
Don’t dismiss Britain as a Winter destination. There’s till lots to do and see. As long as you pack the right clothes, you Continue reading
I had a vegetarian buffet lunch, costing £6.95, at the Ravi Shankar Indian restaurant in Drummond Street, close to London’s Euston Station, in Continue reading