We have always had dreams of visiting Lake Geneva, so when we had the chance to visit the town of Evian les Bains on the French side of the lake we jumped at it. Lake Geneva is split in two by the border of Switzerland and France, to the Swiss the lake is called Lake […]
A selection of travel destinations in and around Europe. Including pictures, highlights and characteristics of this vast region.
From my first visit to European cities 30 plus years ago, I was hooked. I had to wait 25 years before I finally returned and have since made up for lost time.
Europe is steeped in history and culture, each country and region totally different from the other.
Since we have been a couple we have visited European destinations numerous times, we always find something new to fascinate and inspire us.
Visiting many European countries has given us a valuable in-site to the diversity of each country and the unique mix of culture, sights and sounds which make each place different which is what we enjoy.
We like to immerse ourselves into the day to day life of the various countries and gain an insight into daily life of a region.
We have enjoyed many European cities and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
Click below to read our city and country guides for Europe:
Visit Pordenone in Italy is a guest post contributed by Barbara, to see more of her work, visit her official website at CrabInTheAir.com Crab in the Air – Travel Blog Having traveled to Italy a number of times in the past, I was really looking forward to heading north and finally exploring the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region I […]
Authored by Celia Lamberth 2017 was a year of travel highlights for us and one of our absolute favourites was a 5-week voyage aboard the Majestic Princess from Barcelona to Singapore. Repositioning Cruises offer great value We’d both wanted to do a long cruise for many years. We read an article about how the cruise market in […]
I remember visiting Alan’s Grandmother and noticing a picture of a distinguished looking man on her wall. “That’s my father, he died in the Great War!” she said. Looking into his eyes, I found myself wanting to know more about this man. Little did I know that I would be travelling halfway across the world, […]
There are many places to visit in Rome, it is a city filled with tourist attractions, more than any other city I have visited. Along with its reputation for romance Rome is one of the top destinations in Europe. I love Rome’s tourist attractions, but make sure you leave time to “live” in Rome. Exploring […]
Our favourite things to do in Berlin Though many people come to Berlin to satisfy their curiosity for the history of WWII and the Cold War, you will also find a city of cultured refinement this is reflected in the classical buildings and parks. Berlin has always had the reputation of being an artistic city where […]