Europe

Whether you’re seeking summer festivals in Spain or beautiful medieval castles in Germany, you’ll come away from Europe with a story to tell. Heaps of history and great grub are what make this region shine. Culture vultures, eat your heart out.

Colosseum in Rome and morning sun, Italy

Where to Stay in Rome – Top Hotels Closest to the Colosseum

Built around 2,000 years ago, the Colosseum is one of the largest amphitheatres ever built. Considered one of the top attractions in Italy, this ancient arena is a must-see landmark, while nearby you’ll find easy access to trendy Monti with its vintage shopping, the famous Spanish Steps and Termini Station.
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Seville Cathedral

9 Scenic Drives for the Perfect Spain Road Trip

Regardless of where the rain in Spain may fall, Europe’s fourth-largest country offers some of the most thrilling drives on the continent. From the serrated summits of Catalonia’s coastal mountains to Andalucia’s picturesque white villages to the striking greenery of the north coast, each region packs its own unique surprises for anyone willing to get out of the towns and deviate from the highways.
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Oporto view from the the Douro river

The Ultimate Portugal Road Trip Itinerary & Guide

Portugal has got it all – sun, surf, castles and charming cities. It’s hard to pack all its culture and...
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Buildings By Canal Seen Through Archway In City

10 Perfect Weekend Getaways in Europe with Best Hotels

Europe has a lot to offer for weekend warriors, with its top city breaks ranging from bustling capital cities to small-town charms. Whether you’re looking for culture, food, adventure or all three, these top weekend getaways in Europe offer a trip of a lifetime and suit all types of tastes.
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UK, Scotland, Highlands, Glenfinnan viaduct with a steam train passing over it

Scottish Highlands Road Trip Itinerary – A Complete Guide

The Scottish Highlands have the perfect ingredients for an epic road trip – gorgeous scenery, charming towns and villages and friendly locals. A Scottish Highlands road trip can vary in length depending how much time you’ve got and what you want to see, from dramatic mountain scenery and Nessie’s home to former battlefields and majestic castles.
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High Angle View Of Houses Against Blue Sky

Visit Sicily: 6 Great Escapes You’ve Never Even Heard Of

Everyone wants to visit Sicily, and it’s not hard to see why. Just off the toe of Italy’s boot, this...
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Hallstatt Village and Hallstatter See lake in Austria

10 Easy Road Trips in Austria – What to See & Do

Vienna is a fairytale capital city bursting at the seams with culture, known as a centre for music, art and cuisine. However, there are several exciting road trips from Vienna that travellers should also add to their itinerary, offering access to some of Austria’s most charming towns and picture-perfect landscapes.
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Church of Saint John the Theologian at Kaneo, overlooking Ohrid lake, Macedonia.

Here are 15 of Europe’s Most Soul-Soothing Lake Getaways

It’s one of those unwritten rules that everyone agrees on — life is just better next to a body of water. Of all the hidden gems and seasonal city escapes that Europe has to offer the intrepid traveler, few compare to its idyllic lake getaways. From Italy’s big-name bodies to Croatia’s forest-shrouded pools, Europe’s lakes have for centuries inspired, healed, and astounded those who visit them.
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Old French village houses and cobblestone street

Your Perfect French Riviera Road Trip on the Cheap

With its turquoise inlets, Medieval hilltop towns, and winding coastal roads, there’re thousands of reasons why a French Riviera road trip should be on your bucket list. Also known as the Côte d’Azur, this renowned Meditteranean region is famous for its pastel-colored resort towns, the Cannes Film Festival, and year-round good weather. Seriously, if 300 days of sun isn’t enough for you, we don’t know what is!
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