Europe Archive

Top Five things to see in Luxembourg City

Luxembourg fortress

The citadel within the [now dismantled] fortress Luxembourg dates back to 936, and is built on a rock called “Bock”. …

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Tokaj the Historical Wine Region in Hungary

The name of Tokaj is identified with wine all over the world. In Tokaj Wine Region situated in the north-east part of Hungary they found the fossil of the leaf of an ancient vine type, which is regarded as the common ancestor of the present vine varieties. ...Read More

Popular nightspots in Prague

Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is well known for many reasons. Most Americans got their first real glimpse of Prague when watching Mission Impossible. Not only is Prague the filming location for many movies (often the city is referred to as “Europe’s Hollywood”), it is ...Read More

Remarkable Villas for rent in Tuscany – Historical, romantic villas for both couples and families

Why do I always visit Tuscany?

I don’t think anyone has ever asked me why it is that I always want to spend my holidays in Tuscany.  I sometimes wish that someone would ask.  Rolling off a list of place names, the question wouldn’t be difficult to answer: ...Read More

Exploring Berlin, Germany

The weary traveler seeking something new will not be disappointed by Berlin, Germany. Berlin is one of the greatest metropolises of the world with six million plus citizens, being the heart of Germany. It has been said, one travels to fulfill an unknown desire and rumored that any ...Read More

The rise of fitness holidays, top 15 fitness and wellness holiday destinations

Most people go on holiday and return feeling as if they’d gained weight. They vow to get more exercise on their next trip instead of sitting around all day drinking mojitos on the beach. It explains why people are opting for fitness holidays that strike a balance between staying fit ...Read More

Exploring Tintagel, Cornwall

Tintagel is a pretty little town on the north Cornish coast.  Rocky crags meet the sea and lead up to the site of the castle remains.  Tintagel is reputed to be the home of King Arthur’s castle, Camelot, and much in the town is geared towards this legend – ...Read More

London, the Ultimate Tourist Destination

Introduction to London

Most of the time, a tourist location is targeted at specific human types: sophisticated people like going to places like Dubai, while people who enjoy more traditional architecture and old habits will choose areas like France, Scotland or Ireland.  There are ...Read More

Exploring the tombs of Aquileia

Once an important roman town, Aquileia is now a small city in Italy flanking the lagoons on the river Natiso at a distance of 10 km from the sea. Founded in 181 BC as a Roman  colony mainly to facilitate the trade routes of the north as ...Read More

Top 5 Tourist Mistakes in Vienna

Vienna is the ultimate place for you to visit, either in terms of history, cultural heritage, art or deliciously sinful pastries, not to mention the great classical composers. The most impressive thing about Vienna is that it stands out as a “new old city”, meaning that it is a ...Read More