City Review


Lyon, the third largest city in France, was for a long while considered drab and uneventful. Today, one would find this description hard to believe after spending some time in this picturesque city. Thanks to some corrective urban planning, Lyon has quickly become...


London’s cultural attractions run the gamut, from the highest of highbrow to sugar coated kitsch.  You can browse the impressive collections of the Tate or Natural History museums, scare up some fun at the spooky Tower of London, witness the changing of...


Located at an axis between Africa and Europe, Madrid, the capital of Spain, boasts the best of both continents.  The fusion of old and new, the cultural and the historical, makes Madrid one of the most popular and mesmerizing travel destinations in Europe.


Amsterdam is the capital city of the Netherlands. Originally a small fishing town, it has become the largest Dutch city, and the financial heart of the country.

Breathtaking canals, beautiful architecture, and friendly people have made Amsterdam one of the...

Did You Know?...

  • With over 80 million foreign tourists annually, France is the most visited country in the world.
  • You can start gambling as soon as you land in Amsterdam, at the Holland Casino found in the Schipol airport.
  • There are 28 UNESCO World

Upcoming Events Across Europe

  • Wife-Carrying World Championships, Finland

    Want to win your wife’s weight in beer? Head on over to Market Square in Sonkajärvi on the first Saturday in July to take part in the Wife-Carrying World Championships. Held since 1992, the event sees husbands making their way through 250+ meters of obstacles while carrying their wives. The winner gets the beer but runners up can still win awards for “most entertaining”, “best costume” and “strongest carrier”.

  • Running of the Bulls, Spain

    The centuries-old Running of the Bulls takes place in Pamplona each year in honor of the town’s patron saint, San Fermin. From July 6–14, runners dressed in traditional garb will sprint in advance of the charging toros along an almost 1-km-long track. Whether you take part in the actual running or just watch from the sidelines or balconies, it’s an amazing spectacle to behold. Ole!

  • Bastille Day, France

    Whether you’d like to celebrate French Independence in charming rural towns, lavish seaside resorts, or in the heart of the capital, Paris, fireworks displays, parades, and festivals galore all but guarantee you’ll have a grand time. The wine will flow and the ambience will be merry whatever your French destination on July 14th, Bastille Day.