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
Our first stop on the Golden Circle tour in Iceland was the Pingvellir National Park. Pingvellir, translated as Parliament Plains, was the site Continue reading
We had lunch at the China Red buffet restaurant in New Market Road,next to the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh, on a Sunday. We'd Continue reading
I first visited Gothenburg Botanical Garden when I was in the city in December 2004. When I returned to the city in August Continue reading
I stayed at the Hotel Royal Gothenburg for two nights in August 2016. I was hosted by the West Sweden Tourist Board. The hotel Continue reading
Visiting the Gothenburg Museum of Art was one of the highlights of my stay in the city. I started on the top floor in Continue reading
When I was in Edinburgh in late November 2016, I visited the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. I had limited time to Continue reading