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My City Tips allows you quick access to a wealth of information about the largest and most interesting cities and countries around the world. We are a reliable open source guide offering information and tips on cities, written by our members and based on their experiences. You can benefit from their tips and  advice on a range of topics from lifestyle and shopping through to sightseeing, family fun, hotels and restaurants, all inspired by travel.  Our country section features all the relevant information on foreign exchange, internet services, useful phrases, transport and more. Feel free to join My City Tips. Add your own experiences and tips to inspire travel and explore the world.

City Example

Bordeaux

Situated on the Garrone river, the old city of Bordeaux has long been dominated by trade, mainly the wine trade. Bordeaux is the world`s largest fine wine region, and for red wines, the most familiar outside France. The wine region of Bordeaux produces over 55 million cases of wine per year. This forward looking town is the ninth largest in France and has well established restaurants offering local delicacies accompanied by some of the finest wines in the world. Much of the centre of the city has grand streets and 18th-century mansions as well as good museums and a vibrant nightlife.

Sightseeing

Victoria and Alfred Waterfront

Cape Town found in South Africa

The old harbour of Cape Town has been completely restored and is an interesting mix of old and new. There are many attractions and places of interest to visit. Many of the old Victorian Warehouses have been converted into hotels, restaurants, markets and museums. There is something for everyone, from shopping in the modern malls, theatre and cinema to the incredible Two Oceans Aquarium. An absolute must-see for all visitors to Cape Town.

Nightlife

El Globo Bar

Bilbao found in Spain

This Bar is situated in the heart of the city and is frequented by the residents of Bilbao and tourists alike. The Bar offers great Tapas, a menu and wines, beer and local drinks. The Bar has a covered outdoor terrace.

Hotels

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge 4****

London found in United Kingdom

Modern hotel centrally located on the south bank of the Thames with beautiful views of the Palace of Westminster. The London Eye is approximately a 10 minutes walk from the hotel. The hotel has a brasserie, bar, patisserie, spa pool and gym. The 1021 beautiful rooms and studios have cable TV and wireless internet. The studios have a separate living room with sofa bed and kitchenette, ideal for families and super location. $$$

Restaurants

Arbutus Restaurant

London found in United Kingdom

Restaurant Arbutus exists since 2006. Arbutus does not waive style and elegance. A unique feature of the restaurant is that all the wines on the wine list, can be purchased as a 250 ml carafe, thus making it possible to try different wines for dinner. Arbutus got a Michelin star in 2007.

Annual Events

American F1 Grand Prix-Austin Texas

Austin, State Texas found in America

This is going to be the F1 highlight of the year. Drivers will be taking on an unknown and brand new raceway build for this event. The new Curcuit of the Americas is being completed in time for the race on the 09th November.... BE THERE!!

Entertainment

Wyndham's Theater

London found in United Kingdom

Wyndham's Theater is one of two famous theaters that were built for actor-manager Charles Wyndham. The theater is used for musicals and shows and many famous world premier shows have taken place here. At the minute Abigail's Party is playing, a classic comedy. For more info, visit the Theater Land Website.

Shopping

La Campana and the pedestrian streets of Tetuán and Sierpes

Seville found in Spain

Seville offers great shopping opportunities and has a great range of goods to choose from. Leather goods, art and craft, presents and clothes to mention but a few. The shopping districts are lively and vibrant. The historical centre of La Campana and the pedestrian streets of Tetuán and Sierpes one can find traditional wares such as Spanish guitars, flamenco dresses, and traditional clothing,ceramics and Spanish fans. One can also find great modern boutiques for the latest fashion articles like shoes, handbags etc. The district of Nervión near Santa Justa has modern shopping centres. For modern boutiques the area Los Remedios on the other side of the river next to Triana is the best option... enjoy shopping

Dessert Recipes

Redwine Cake

Cologne found in Germany

Traditional delicious Redwine Cake.

Highlights

City Art

Sydney found in Australia

City Art is included in the public program from Sydney and plays an important role which promotes the development of opportunities for artists who are not only the residents but also enthusiastic visitors.
It public art projects and programs are continually evolving and City Art also serves plaques and memorials, problems are bound to graffiti.
City Art also includes managing and maintaining a collection of over 250 works hard and the implementation of a comprehensive protection program