London Attractions

There are certain cities that everyone should visit at least once in a lifetime. London, England is one of them. A day or two’s sojourn won’t do this place justice though perhaps you will see a few highlights, enough to whet your appetite to return. To get the real flavor of the city...

London Attractions2019-11-20T18:54:02+00:00

Barcelona: Cruise Port to the Mediterranean

Barcelona, Spain, has become a popular port for cruise lines. Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, and Holland America, to name just few, offer cruises to the Western Mediterranean.  The city’s art, architecture and culture make Barcelona a perfect city...

Barcelona: Cruise Port to the Mediterranean2019-09-17T15:03:28+00:00

Charming Croatia

Krka National Park (Image: Bigstock) Charming Croatia Croatia lies in a cluster of small countries on the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea. It not only sports a long coastline, but it extends inland to border the countries of Hungary, Slovenia, and Serbia. For this reason, you can visit [...]

Charming Croatia2019-07-15T13:36:45+00:00

Oberammergau Passion Play – 10 Facts & Tips

If you wish to attend a once-in-ten-year event and enjoy the pastoral scenes of Bavaria in Germany, plan to attend the Passion Play at Oberammergau. What is this famous event all about? Here are some quick facts about this historic play:

Oberammergau Passion Play – 10 Facts & Tips2019-04-17T18:38:34+00:00

The Quaint Town of Rüdesheim am Rhine

A popular stopping spot for any Rhine River cruise is Rüdesheim, or Rüdesheim am Rhine, located at the eastern bank of the Rhine Gorge not far from the Lorelei. It is surrounded by vineyards and lies below the towering Niederwald.

The Quaint Town of Rüdesheim am Rhine2019-03-20T14:04:19+00:00

Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

The first thing you should probably know about Dun Laoghaire, if  you are a visitor, is how to pronounce the name of this seaside town, situated about 12 kilometers and a short train ride, from Dublin.

Dun Laoghaire, Ireland2019-02-21T15:10:29+00:00

Romantic Santorini

Ask most anyone who has been to Santorini and they will invariably refer to it as the most beautiful vacation spot they have ever visited. “Heaven on earth”, is a frequent comment. It is the perfect place to propose, get married, renew vows or enjoy an unforgettable honeymoon.

Romantic Santorini2019-01-22T20:21:40+00:00

3 Fun European Festivals

Carnival Masks, Venice (Image: Pixabay) 3 FUN EUROPEAN FESTIVALS There are hundreds of festivities celebrated throughout Europe and if you are lucky in the timing of your travels, you may be able to attend one whether by design or by happenstance. For instance, many folks travel specifically to [...]

3 Fun European Festivals2018-11-27T20:48:58+00:00

Rome, Italy: Tips & Advice

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican and the Colosseum.

Rome, Italy: Tips & Advice2018-08-22T13:36:59+00:00

Enchanting Strasbourg, France

One visits many memorable cities whilst on a Rhine River cruise, but a personal favorite is Strasbourg in France. Its name does not sound French but like many border cities, it has a very ‘To and Fro" past. A guide on a boat tour ...

Enchanting Strasbourg, France2018-07-23T15:11:23+00:00