Castles are an essential part to any fairy tale and must see for any traveler to Europe. Full of history, beautiful architecture, and just a touch of whimsy, these castles are sure to make you book your next vacation to see them. Here are 5 European castles for history buffs.Continue reading
Etiquette while dining is an important way to show respect for your host and for those present at the table too. Often times, you can give offense and not even know it because travelers can be unfamiliar with local customs. To help you prepare to be a gracious guest, here is a handy guide to help you navigate dining etiquette wherever you in the world.Continue reading
River cruising with Emerald Waterways is one of the best ways to explore Europe. Emerald believes in authentic shore excursion experiences that put you right at the heart of every destination that are included in every river cruise. Travelers who are looking for a more immersive experience can upgrade to their specially designed collection of DiscoverMORE excursions.Continue reading
Valentine’s Day is best time to celebrate the one you love. If you find yourself visiting Europe, you might wonder where to purchase that nice bottle of wine and box of chocolates to surprise your sweetie. Thankfully, you’re in the right place for that perfect wine and decadent chocolates. Here are several locations that will help you bring romance to your Valentine’s Day in Europe.
By: Ellie Silguero, Travel Consultant
When I opted to take a trip, I gravitated toward the Globus family of brands. They’ve been in the business over 90 years and, from a customer service standpoint, they’re a standout. I would be traveling with my mom and wanted the experience to be as stress-free as possible. Sailing from Basel to Amsterdam allowed us the chance to visit our German roots, cruise through the Rhine Gorge, and we would only need to unpack once – the delightful perk of a floating hotel. With that in my mind, we decided that the Romantic Rhine with Avalon, the sailing sister company of Globus, would be the perfect fit.