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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

Review of the Station Hotel Perth, Scotland

Review of the Station Hotel Perth, ScotlandI stayed at the Station Hotel In Perth on a Thursday night in November. It cost £40 for the night for a double Continue reading

Beyond Likeness by Victoria Crowe at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Beyond Likeness by Victoria Crowe at the Scottish National Portrait GalleryVictoria Crowes paintings are featured in the Beyond Likeness exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh until 18 November 2018. It's Continue reading

5 Travel Tips to Stay Safe with a Medical Condition

5 Travel Tips to Stay Safe with a Medical ConditionHaving a medical condition need not prevent you from travelling, in fact a spot of travelling may do you the world of good, Continue reading

Review of the Fisherman's Tavern in Broughty Ferry

Review of the Fisherman's Tavern in Broughty FerryI stayed at the Fisherman's Tavern in Broughty Ferry, a suburb of Dundee, in Scotland on a Monday night in November 2017. I Continue reading

Holiday Home Search Tips

Holiday Home Search TipsFeeling in the vacation mood already? And do you wish to take a trip to for example Spain this summer? Get inspired by Continue reading

Now Three at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh

Now Three at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art EdinburghThe third instalment of the Now contemporary art exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh runs until 16 September Continue reading

Tips For Preparing a Long Road Trip

Tips For Preparing a Long Road TripIt is important you check all the components of your car and be sure they are in top shape before embarking on a Continue reading

High Tea at the Royal George Hotel Perth

High Tea at the Royal George Hotel PerthI'd been wanting to have High Tea at the Royal George Hotel in Perth for ages. High Tea is a Scottish meal, usually Continue reading