Welcome to Europe a la Carte

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.

I’m also an artist. Click here to see my work on Flickr.

A Selection of Recent Articles

The Art Museum in Gothenburg

The Art Museum in GothenburgVisiting 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

Karla Black Sculptures at the Scottish Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh

Karla Black Sculptures at the Scottish Gallery of Modern Art EdinburghWhen I was in Edinburgh in late November 2016, I visited the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. I had limited time to Continue reading

Review of Mayor Capo Di Corfu in Greece

Review of Mayor Capo Di Corfu in GreeceWe stayed at the Mayor Capo Di Corfu, formerly the Aquis Capo Di Corfu) for a week in early October 2015, It was Continue reading

The Hepworth Gallery Wakefield

The Hepworth Gallery WakefieldThe Hepworth Gallery in Wakefield opened in 2011. The gallery is named after the sculptor Barbara Hepworth, who was born in Wakefield. The gallery Continue reading

Street of Light Edinburgh

Street of Light EdinburghThe Street of Light performance in George Street in Edinburgh runs every evening at 6pm and 8pm until 24 December 2016. The event is free Continue reading

Hidden Spanish Beauty Spots to Head To For a Spring Break

Hidden Spanish Beauty Spots to Head To For a Spring BreakWith a number of celebrity deaths and political upheaval, and now the chill of winter creeping upon us, you’re probably dreaming spring. The nights Continue reading

Guide to Galicia, Spain

Guide to Galicia, SpainGalicia, one of Spain’s 17 autonomous regions, sits above Portugal at the most North Western point of the Iberian Peninsula looking out proudly Continue reading

Review of Hotel Ranga Iceland

Review of Hotel Ranga IcelandWe stayed at the Hotel Ranga, in the south west of Iceland, for two nights on a complimentary basis in late October 2016. The Continue reading