The Sava River divides new and old Belgrade; both sides are worth a visit
Keeping tabs on travel details – made easy.
Lisbon has a soul and its name is Fado.. But that’s not all…..
The squares, parks and monuments of Amsterdam are the setting for The Light of Amsterdam, by David Park
If the War Rooms under London’s Whitehall kindle your imagination, you’ll love Double Cross: the True Story of the D-Day Spies by Ben Macintyre.
The Ephrussis were a grand banking family who “burned like a comet” in nineteenth-century Paris and Vienna society.
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America.
I loved Istanbul and enjoyed revisiting it in the pages of Istanbul Passage by Joseph Kannon.
For an entertaining mystery set in a specific Parisian neighbourhood try one of the Aimiee Leduc Investigation series by Cara Black
Torrential rain in Venice. Back at the hotel, I downloaded a Donna Leon mystery on my Kindle so I didn’t even feel I was missing much of Venice.
Don’t miss reading The Dubliners by James Joyce..
For an engrossing insight into nineteenth century Warsaw, there’s nothing better than the classic novel, The Doll by Boleslaw Prus.