Tag: Europe

England, Scotland & Ireland; Brilliant British Isles

You’ve traveled across the pond to England, Scotland & Ireland. Here you will discover three nations as captivating as they are different from one another. From currency, heritage, culture and traditions, these three places are […]

Spain – Authentic. Fiery. Passionate.

Vibrant music, delicious foods, intoxicating wines and architectural wonders stir the soul and merge together effortlessly to form many traveler’s favorite country; Spain. Join Gate 1 Travel in Spain, and give in to the seduction […]

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 […]

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 […]

The City of Two Continents; Istanbul, Turkey

Enchanting Istanbul, Turkey stakes a claim that not many other cities in the world can, it straddles the continents of Europe and Asia. The city even has a special metro line, called the Marmaray, that […]

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 […]