Founded in 1703 by Peter the great, its name has changed three times: Petrograd (1914) Leningrad (1924) and then back to St Petersburg (1991). Many of the grand classical and baroque buildings, palaces and churches have been beautifully restored; the city reminded me of both Vienna and Venice - two...
Short break to Barcelona to 5 star property including private transfers and recommendations of restaurant
Thank you for arranging such a superb holiday for us in Barcelona. We were collected at the airport and taken to our fabulous Grand Hotel Central in the old Gothic Quarter close to all the action a tourist could wish for. The restaurants you recommended were a delight, the Picasso tour really professionally conducted with no queues, and the return pickup and flight all good! So easy and safe.
We will recommend Simon at Designer Travel to all.
Kath and Jimmy
Photo: La Pedra – Gaudi – Barcelona (RG) 68
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