One giant masterpiece – hiking from the Giant’s Causeway to Dunseverick Castle

Not many tourists know this, but access to the Giant’s Causeway is absolutely free of charge. Here’s how we skipped the crowds and enjoyed the very best of Northern Ireland’s natural masterpiece… for the price of a bus ticket.

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The rock labyrinths of Berdorf

The unusual geology of the “Mullerthal” region of Luxembourg has created a fantasy wonderland of rock labyrinths, perfect for little explorers with big imaginations.

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The Celtic Fort of Otzenhausen

A hilltop fortress in Germany has several different names, a mind-boggling number of stones… and has been around for almost 2,500 years.

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Bourglinster – village of nature, history and culture

The Luxembourgish village of Bourglinster is surrounded by beautiful nature, steeped in history and brimming with culture. The views aren’t bad either.

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The encounter on the island

The beautiful Isle of Arran is a family-friendly destination with some of Europe’s most spectacular wildlife, including all of Scotland’s “Big Five”. But some creatures are easier to encounter than others…

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