Բարի գալուստ Հայաստան – Sevanavank overlooking Lake Sevan - Source: James Scanlan Set amongst the towering peaks of the Caucasus Mountains, Armenia sits at the crossroads of continents, being considered geographically in Asia but historically and culturally European. While covering the Junior Eurovision Song Contest as press, I arranged for a group of us to… Continue reading Day trip to ARMENIA – Sevan, Dilijan, Gosh and Haghartsin | Europe in a Day
First held in 1930, the FIFA World Cup has been held every 4 years (with a brief hiatus during the 1940s) and is one of the world's most widely watched - and most widely anticipated - sporting events. Countries all over the world take part in the tournament, including many in the Europe in a… Continue reading How to say WORLD CUP in 50 languages with Europe in a Day!
To round off Europe in a Day's 7th birthday celebrations, it’s the moment you've all been waiting for! It's time to find out who is your winner of Birthday Eurovision 2022! Over the last month, 32 songs representing the countries featured in the Europe in a Day book and website have been competing for the votes of international juries.… Continue reading Europe in a Day Birthday Eurovision 2022 – THE RESULTS!
Good evening Europe, this is Florence calling! It's time for Europe in a Day's Birthday Eurovision, which returns for its third consecutive year! As you might remember, last year’s contest in Madrid was won by Italy and the deeply emotional melodies of 'Rapsodia' by Mia Martini. This musical masterpiece now brings this year's Birthday Eurovision to timeless… Continue reading Europe in a Day’s BIRTHDAY EUROVISION 2022 – VOTE for your winner!
Bian v’nue en Guernési – Colourful flowerbeds in the Candie Gardens – Source: James Scanlan The second largest of all the Channel Islands, Guernsey is also the western-most island in the chain, sitting 50km off of mainland Europe. One of the British Crown Dependencies, I had always been curious about visiting Guernsey and its capital… Continue reading Day trip to GUERNSEY – St. Peter Port | Europe in a Day