City Review

Lyon

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

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...

Madrid

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

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

  • Winter Wonders Festival, Belgium

    Brussels gets decked out in all its Christmas time glory throughout the month of December during its Winter Wonders festival. Ice skating, sledding, seasonal chalet shopping, and more can be found at many different locations throughout the city. The Electrabel Nights display at Grand Place is also a must-see. The scene becomes all the more charming when snow blankets the area.

  • Christmas Fair and New Year's Ball, Austria

    A number of Christmas markets set up shop Vienna throughout December, with hundreds of stalls offering handmade trinkets, foodstuffs, and gourmet wines and spirits to locals and visitors alike. Active during daylight hours as well, nighttime is when the real market celebrations begin, with carols being sung and Christmas trees being lit up.

  • Hogmanay, Scotland

    Festivities in the country’s capital, Edinburgh, stretch from the end of the month into the New Year. Torchlight processionals (a.k.a., the “River of Fire”), dancing in the streets, fairground rides, candlelight concerts, movies, fireworks, and much more all contribute to a fun-filled celebratory atmosphere.