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…

The Bite Sized Travel Guide to Helsinki

This article was originally published on sustainablebudget.com 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…

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 Holiday Taxis 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…

Bowie and Berlin

If you know David Bowie, God rest his beautifully creative soul, you will most probably know of his “Berlin years”. This is arguably the most important time for Bowie’s career as it produced three of his most highly acclaimed albums – Heroes, Low and Lodger. The Berlin years were between 1976 and 1979, when this…

A Guide to Majorca’s Beaches

  If you’re going on holidays to Majorca you’ll need a good guide to the beaches.  Assuming you’ll land with your swimming suit and hungry for the sun, a reliable airport transfer from Palma Airport  is the best and easiest way to get there.   Can Cap de Bou Can Cap de Bou is 2km…

The real reason Game of Thrones has chosen Girona

One of the reasons that Game of Thrones has been such a spectacular success – aside of course from the fabulous story lines and astounding acting – is that it has managed to create a compelling sense of atmosphere and much of that has come down to the choice of the perfect locations to represent…

Cool Budapest

Visitors, the cool young as well as others, are genuinely impressed by the architecture of Budapest, a city made up of Buda on the north side of the river Danube and Pest on the south. The shining white Parliament building, in Pest, was built during the Austro-Hungarian period when money was no object and was…

Insiders Highlights: Nice, France

If you’ve ever toured the Côte d’Azur, the chances are you will have at least passed through Nice, or maybe flown into Nice International Airport, on the way to your destination. Yet Nice is worth a lot more than just a fleeting glimpse through a car window. With its Italian feel, old world charm, and…