Visit Dubrovnik and revisit your favourite Game of Thrones scenes

As well as being a UNESCO World Heritage Site and deemed ‘the pearl of the Adriatic‘, Dubrovnik was used to film several locations for the popular TV series Game of Thrones. There are several ‘official’ walking tours and cruises around Dubrovnik where you can experience the locations described below – or enjoy your own self-guided…

Menorca, The Low Key Celebrity Alternative

Menorca has too long been the overlooked member of the Balearic Islands. Ibiza has its cool party vibe and Majorca has its resorts and high rises, but Menorca? It doesn’t spring to mind; and in essence that is the nub of its low key charm and the reason why it is picking up a celebrity…

Fantastic Finnish Films to Feast On!

Watching foreign films offers an interesting and easily accessible insight into the culture of the country. The Finnish people are a nation of storytellers and their films tend to be artistic and deeply moving with intricately woven plotlines and rich characters. If you are new to the world of Finnish cinema and want to expand…

Instagram / Facebook Competition

Upload your favourite travel/holiday pics to Facebook or Instagram with hashtag #HTXsnaps and the best submission will win a free airport transfer! Terms and Conditions No purchase necessary to enter the competition. Entrants may submit as many entries as they wish but no entrant may win more than one prize. All entries must be received…

A Luxury Alternative In Rome

This post was originally published on think-magazine.com If you are on business or holiday in Rome and looking for a luxury place to stay, the HolidayTaxis team would like to suggest the following for a newcomer to the Italian capital which is now offering upmarket hospitality for the discerning guest. An alternative to hotels, onefinestay aims…

The Bite Sized Travel Guide to Helsinki

Helsinki is a popular tourist destination due to its stunning harbour, breath-taking scenery and ancient architecture that is fused into today’s modern way of living. Helsinki really does have something to offer everyone of all ages. Here are some top tips from the Holiday Taxis team. Accommodation There is no shortage of places to stay….

Visiting Some of Copenhagen’s Scandi Noir Settings

Scandi Noir or Nordic Noir is a genre used to describe Scandinavian crime fiction. In the past few years, Scandinavian writers have revolutionised the crime fiction genre with their literary works. Simplicity, clarity and dramatic are the traits that best describe this genre. Per Wahlöö and Maj Sjöwall are two of the writers famed for…

With Cyprus’s Financial Recovery Is It Still The Destination It Used To Be?

The struggle that Cyprus suffered during the financial crisis is no secret, but fortunately the country has undergone a speedy recovery and things have returned to normal. With its rich culture, warm and sultry climate and a wealth of interesting attractions to explore, Cyprus remains an exciting and interesting destination for holidaymakers. Here Holiday Taxis…

5 Things To Do And See In Venice

This article was originally published on travelblog.org Venice is one of Europe’s great cities, and its charm has remained undimmed for centuries. Venice is also one of the unique cities of the world, because of how it’s spread out over a hundred different islands. Even in Italy, a country with an array of historical and beautiful…

Plans for Dubai’s Tallest Tower to be Built in Old Dubai

Holiday Taxis love Dubai, which is of course well known for its elaborate and tall buildings that span its dramatic skyline. Emaar Properties have now revealed that they plan to start work in 2016, building Dubai’s tallest tower. The tower, which has been designed by architect Santiago Calatrava, does not yet have a name. However it…