Belfast is a city that has taken quite a battering over the years, going from the heady days of economic growth, shipbuilding prowess and a fruitful linen industry to the battle-zone epicenter of the Northern Irish Troubles throughout the second half of the 20th Century.
Now, when many of you are planning your winter ski vacation, it is time to find out more about Arabella Hotel Waldhuus Davos, part of Starwood Hotels.
Davos is the oldest mountain resort located in Graubünden in the east of Switzerland. At 1560 m, Davos is the highest village in the Alps, famous for hosting the World Economic Forum every year.
Balaton Lake, Hungary, is the largest fresh water lake in Central and Western Europe.
Millions years ago there was a huge sea on the current location of the lake. The water in Balaton heats up quickly and you can bathe there from early spring to late autumn. The soft, slightly undulating water has a high content of iodine and, combined with the specific southern microclimate it creates the illusion of recreation on the sea.