europe

Whether embarking on a Eurotrip or a weekend jaunt to a foreign city, European travel requires some smart planning; you may know all the must-see landmarks, but we provide the hidden gems.

Gina Mallonee16 hours ago
To Yorkshire with Love
Yorkshire offers a variety of attractions to the pedestrian historian. The county's lineage is full of Vikings and Romans, Normans and Tudors. Whatever era strikes your fancy there is something for ev...
Kristopher Cook5 days ago
Cold Jitters – Inside Rome’s Unique Ice Bar
Rome is home to some of Europe’s top nightlife. From the Gilda in downtown Rome to the Akab in the more rural area of the city, the after hours scene in Italy’s capital is as diverse as they come. How...
Ari Gold7 days ago
My Summer Vacation at the Yugoslav Cheapo Film Festival
"The problem with Serbia," my friend Danilo told me, smiling over his beer, "is that here you know everything, but you can do nothing." I couldn't argue with him — six weeks before the fall of Milosev...
Jennifer York8 days ago
Vacationing on Crete
My vacation adventure in Crete began on a whim. I was not, I admit, so familiar with the history and geography of Crete...the people and the culture. Here is a brief primer, in case I am not alone in ...
Liverpool, Birkenhead, and the Mersey
Liverpool is a world city, famous for its port, native wit, football, music, and culture. Birkenhead is essentially part of the same city, although (like Buda and Pest) separated by a river (the Merse...
Kevin McClintock11 days ago
Cambridge
Cambridge is referred to as the City of Perspiring Dreams.
Michelle Wood11 days ago
Take Grandma Glamping!
Whether it's a mini break to the big city, an all inclusive getaway to paradise or a staycation beside the sea, there is no denying the fact that everybody loves a holiday. While the mere sight of a b...
Patrick Boniface12 days ago
Solo Traveller in Monte Bondonne
Having just been unceremoniously dumped by my girlfriend of seven years, I felt a desire to escape and re-energise myself. A quick trip to the local travel agent highlighted the first problem; my newl...
Nicole Mak12 days ago
The Best of Mykonos: Your Guide to the Island
The most beautiful thing about Mykonos is that from the moment that you first step foot on the island, you have complete control over how your adventure here plays out. Are you on #TeamNoSleep or are ...
Michelle Ulyatt12 days ago
Stories of Bravery and Sacrifice in Dunkirk
One of the best things about working in travel PR is the opportunity it presents to visit familiar places and learn new things about them. Dunkirk—just a stone’s throw across the water from my home to...
Ruth Gibson15 days ago
Two Weeks Relaxing in the Spanish Lake District
We have just returned home from a relaxing two weeks in the Spanish Lake District, feeling refreshed and ready to take on the world again. After working in Iceland (and loving it) we decided that we w...
Charli Knight19 days ago
Paris of the 90s
So, what first struck me when I entered the arrivals terminal at Václav Havel Airport were the select few people that sat awkwardly, smoking in a glass room. A room which was built into one of the lon...
Charli Knight19 days ago
What's That Smell?
We all know with every country comes its own quirky customs and cultures. Us Brits are the best for forcing our superior traditions on to "foreigners" with such barefaced yet subliminal effort. But th...
Sophie Wilks21 days ago
British Holidays: Caister-On-Sea
Staying in a caravan as an eighteen-year-old with your fellow adult family felt like a much different affair than it had been the last time. Every holiday of ours had been spent in a caravan, apart fr...
E-Biking in Val Gardena
Our trip started out at our hotel, Hotel Gran Baita, with their signature cocktail, the 'Hugo', as we got to know the rest of our team for our e-biking tour e-powered by Bosc, where we also got to fin...
Kristopher Cook25 days ago
Discovering Paris’ Secret Restaurants
Every once and a while you have to break the routine. After all, the definition of insanity is repetition. If you've had your fill of the guidebook standards on where to eat in Paris, then it's time f...
Rosalyn Gramsa month ago
Jungfrauhoch, Switzerland
Standing on the Jungfrau Platform at 3454m above sea level, this icy experience and views will take your breath away... Found halfway between the Swiss-Italian border and the beautiful water features ...
Rosalyn Gramsa month ago
Genealogical Links: Scotland and Germany
Genealogical links between Scotland and other countries have become so varied and useful in the tourism market that VisitScotland promotes it as an area for Niche Marketing. For this article, I chose ...