It’s easy to see why – a well preserved cultural heritage, open borders and efficient infrastructure makes visiting Europe a breeze, and rarely will you have to travel more than a few hours before you can immerse yourself in a new culture, and dive into a different phrasebook. Although it is the world’s smallest continent in land surface area, there are profound differences between the cultures and ways of life in its countries.
European countries welcome more than 480 million international visitors per year, more than half of the global market, and 7 of the 10 most visited countries are European nations.
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Take a look at each of our stunning locations and imagine yourself there: Contents1 Lakes and Mountains2 Beautiful Beaches3 Country Life4 Where to Start Lakes and Mountains Stay in our four star lakeside accommodation, whether you choose one of our log chalets or a contemporary apartment, you will look over stunning views of the valley. Perhaps go for a gentle …
Quick Tips Banks – Open Monday to Friday 9am to 2pm. Some banks are closed for lunch. Emergencies – For police, dial a local phone number; for ambulance call a hospital. Internet Access – Wifi is standard in most hotels and free in many coffee shops. Mail – Buy stamps at the Post Office. Convenient post offices are located all cities. Most are open …
Parks Lake Shores: a barbequeue by the lake is a great way to enjoy the wonderful views, summer weather and meet local people. Cruise on the car-free shore promenade, it will recharge your batteries! Nature Reserve: a few minutes drive away, you’ll find a beautiful nature reserve where you have a chance to see unique species of fauna and flora. Bring your litter back with …
Once you have arrived there will be plenty to keep you busy, but depending on the time of year, here are a few ways you can keep the party going. See the activities, entertainment and trips and you’ll never want to come home! It’s a worry free event holiday. All you need to do is tell us where you want …
Contents1 3 Day Driving Adventure1.0.1 Day 11.0.2 Day 21.0.3 Day 32 5 Day Train Experience2.0.1 Day 12.0.2 Day 22.0.3 Day 32.0.4 Day 42.0.5 Day 53 10 Days by Bike3.0.1 Day 1-33.0.2 Day 4-53.0.3 Day 63.0.4 Day 7-93.0.5 Day 104 Wine Tasting Tour4.0.1 Stop 14.0.2 Stop 24.0.3 Stop 34.0.4 Stop 45 Suggest An Itinerary 3 Day Driving Adventure Have limited time but …
“Do you want to visit a Buddhist monastery?” my mom asked one day as we stood in the kitchen. I took a while to respond because I was mildly preoccupied making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich — and because I wasn’t entirely sure I’d heard her correctly. “A Buddhist monastery, Mom? There’s a Buddhist monastery here?” “Yes, there’s one …Continue reading
A few years ago, I decided that I would like to get into photography. So, I did some research and bought a fairly expensive DSLR camera. I also read lots of articles and books on how to take great pictures. The results were quite impressive. I was finally taking really good photographs. So when I went to Iceland with my …Continue reading
Discover the Djenne Mosque, the largest mud structure in the world, in Mali. Photograph: Robert Van Der Hilst/Getty Images Contents0.1 Asia0.2 1. Mountain biking, Cappadocia, Turkey0.3 2. Climbing Mount Ramelau, East Timor1 Sign up to The Flyer: weekly travel inspiration, emailed direct to you1.1 3. Frozen river trek, India1.2 4. Horse riding, Georgia1.3 5. Jungles of Papua New Guinea1.4 6. …Continue reading