Category: Europe

The Romantic Road to Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg, Germany is located about 40 mins outside the city of Würzburg, a town along the Main River. This fairy tale town is located along the Romantic Road, or the area of towns from Würzburg to Füssen […]

Monumental Mother Nature in Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Welcome to a natural wonderland of 16 interconnecting lakes, joined by thundering waterfalls and a huge primeval forest in central Croatia. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is truly one of the most beautiful places on […]

Elegant History in Cesky Krumlov

Cesky Krumlov ( Český Krumlov) is located in the South Bohemia region of the Czech Republic and is renowned for its State Castle and Chateau that includes a castle, garden and baroque theater. The castle […]

Coastal Beauty in Porto, Portugal

Portugal’s second largest city, Porto, is a charming coastal city known for the port wine produced in the Douro Valley. The city is located along the Douro River in the north of the country and […]

Brilliant Bruges, Belgium

Bruges, Belgium is sometimes referred to as the, “Venice of the North” and with over 80 canals and its port location, you can understand why. Bruges is the capital of the province of West Flanders […]

Medieval Views in Kilkenny, Ireland

The 12th Century Kilkenny Castle is located in the deeply historic and religious city of Kilkenny, Ireland. Located along the River Nore, this castle was originally built in 1195 to guard the river crossing. The […]

Admiring the Past at the Colosseum, Rome

The Colosseum, or Flavian Amphitheatre, was built in Rome under the Flavian Emperors, the ruler Vespasian and his sons. Construction on the Colosseum begun in 70-72 AD under during the rule of Vespasian and continued […]

Russian River Cruise Ship Refurbished

The MS Nizhny Novgorod, refurbished in 2019, is one of the most comfortable ships to cruise the Russian waterways. Built in East Germany in 1977, this four-deck vessel has a pleasing design and features elegant […]

The Grand Canal at Sunset in Venice, Italy

The Grand Canal in Venice is the main artery of the city and follows a natural channel that creates a reverse S shape. The canal is about 2 miles long and has an average depth […]

Hunedoara Castle in Hunedoara, Romania

Hunedoara or Corvin’s Castle is located in Hunedoara, Romania in the Transylvania region. It is located along the route from Timisoara to Sibiu, Romania. This 14th century Gothic-Renaissance castle is one of the largest in […]