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

  • International Kite Festival, France

    Over half a million people come to Berck-sur-Mer every April to witness this colorful cornucopia of kite-flying. Kite flyers have come from all over the world for over two decades to transform the skies and keep the crowds spellbound. This aerial ballet has something for spectators young and old and takes place from April 12–21.

  • First Day of Summer, Iceland

    Though it’s still plenty cold in Iceland on April 25th, it’s still officially marked as the first day of summer. You’ll enjoy parades, sporting events, and lots of entertainment options with the locals in cities throughout the country on this fun public holiday. 

  • King’s Day, The Netherlands

    This annual celebration of the Dutch royal family takes on extra significance this year, as it’s the first King’s Day after 33 years of Queen’s Day, marking the new reign of Holland’s King Willem-Alexander. Special events, street markets, public music performances, and parties are the name of the game on April 26. Amsterdam will be at the epicenter of the festivities, but of course all Dutch cities will be celebrating.