The most interesting city escapes

Need a city break escape this year but not sure where to go?

From Lisbon to Budapest, we’ve found the best European getaways along with top attractions to visit on your short break!

Budapest the capital and most populous city of Hungary offers an astounding array of baths, from the sparkling Gellert Baths to the vast 1913 neo-baroque Szechenyi Spa to Rudas Spa.

Best thing to do?

Eat cake at Cafe Ruszwurm as it’s one of the famous ‘Old World’ coffee houses & it’s the best place to stop in the heart of Buda.

Book online with SuperBreak to visit the Radisson Blu Beke Hotel – It’s located on the Grand Boulevard in the shopping area and it featuring Olive’s Restaurant, where you can taste quality Hungarian cuisine with a Mediterranean twist.From as little as £350 per person for flights and accommodation including full breakfast, what more could you ask for? Ohh and when you book online via Give as you Live you’ll raise 3% of your spend in free funds for charity!

Lisbon, the city of trams and treasures, museums and monuments, shopping and schlepping, hills and highs, cobblestones and custard tarts, alleys and allure.

Best thing to do?

Take the tram! No visit to Lisbon is complete without taking a ride on one of these classic, pre-war, Remodelado trams.

Book online with to the Vip Executive Suites Eden Hotel – Stay and relax by taking in inspirational views from the rooftop swimming pool and terrace bar from just £400 per person and that includes flights. Plus when you book online via Give as you Live you’ll raise up to 5.5% of your spend in free funds for charity!

This truly a biker’s city, although pedaling along the labyrinthine streets can get a little chaotic. Stick to walking as you won’t be disappointed.

Best thing to do?

Visiting the Anne Frank Museum and see the place where she went hiding and wrote her diary!

Book online with Thomas cook and stay at Grand Hotel Amrâth Amsterdam situated in the heart of the city bag a room only for £620 per person – within close proximity of Amsterdam Chinatown and Nieuwmarkt Square it’s in a class of its own. Ensure you book online via Give as you Live to raise up to 1.25% of your spend in free funds for charity!

There’s Stunning architecture, Mysterious passageways and of course, the canals. Venice is one of the most alluring cities in the world!

Best thing to do?

Take a trip on the Grande Canal as you glide through the placid waters past palaces, churches and bridges you make your way along the iconic waterway.

Book online with and stay in the Hotel Ai Reali. This family-friendly Venice hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from San Salvador Church and Rialto Bridge. With your flights and accommodation it’s £780 per person for 4 nights plus when you book online via Give as you Live you’ll raise up to 6% of your spend in free funds for your chosen charity!