Keri Jones reports from Syros, a Greek Island in the Cyclades chain. Syros is unlike any of the other islands. Its capital was the busiest port in Greece in the 18th century and the grand classical and neoclassical merchants’ mansions are a legacy of this.
Keri Jones reports from Andorra, the tiny principality in the Pyrenees mountains. The country is not in the EU and Keri discovers how capital’s lowcost shopping has gone upmarket. He also learns how Andorra has transformed its ski resorts in the last decade by improving quality and removing the need to queue. If you don’t ski, the small capital is home to the architecturally impressive Caldea, Europe’s largest spa resort. Andorra offers superb hiking, outdoor adventures and interesting history, too.
This week Keri reports from Madeira. He visits Europe’s highest seacliffs, discovers the unorthodox way you can get down the mountain and Keri finds out about the island’s unique and very scenic walking routes. Plus – Question of the Week: Do you need to pay for airline seats so your kids are together – or can you demand it for free?
This week, Keri Jones reports from beautiful Salzburg, “the stage of the world”. The Austrian city is filled with music. It’s birthplace of Mozart and was setting for The Sound Of Music. Keri goes on a Sound Of Music tour, gets drenched by ‘trick fountains’ and visits a castle featured in The Man In The High Castle and Where Eagles Dare.
This week, Keri Jones reports from Luxembourg City. It’s a great place for fine food and the arts with a number of performance venues. Keri meets a TV celebrity chef, Lea Linster and there’s a treat for chocoholics. Plus: Do you collect Avios points? Some tips on how to use them for the best deal and information on the flights you should not ‘buy’ with your points. Keri talks with Rob Burgess of HeadForPoints.co.uk.