Europe Archive

Best things to do in Zurich

It is wrongly believed by many that Zurich is the capital of Switzerland; Berne is actually the capital city. The city of Zurich has long been reputed for having one of the highest standards of living, and is known being one of the cleanest and most efficient cities in the world. The city has been among the most fascinating destinations with travelers since only quite recent times – the last ten years or so – the best cultural attractions and the dining here has been liberalized. (more…)

Cinque Terre: Northwestern Italy’s Rugged, Rustic Coastline

The Italian Riviera, located in northwestern Italy’s coastal Liguria region, is without doubt one of the world’s most beautiful destinations.  Cinque Terre’s five miles of rocky coast, featuring rustic castles nestled among lofty promontories, epitomizes the rugged coastal beauty that’s characteristic of the area.  Numerous vineyards and olive groves contribute to a unique landscape of steep twisting paths, hand-laid stone walls, winding creeks, enchanting beaches, seemingly vertical cliffs and the clear waters of the Mediterranean.  (more…)

How to Visit Salzburg on a Budget and Still Enjoy It

Did you ever notice how fast cash goes away when you go on a vacation? It may be because you’re enjoying yourself a little bit too much or you are not yet used to the currency there. However, unless you are the heir of some rich person, you might have a problem if the money goes out before your vacation ends. This is why a plan needs to be carefully put into action before you jump on the horse. (more…)

Exotic Amalfi Coast Getaway at the Palazzo Sasso Hotel

Italy is one of the most beautiful and exotic countries and on the exotic Amalfi coast, idealistic getaway there is Palazzo Sasso Hotel which was built in twelfth century and now is listed as one of the Italy’s top exotic and romantic hotels. (more…)

Best things to do and see in Naples, Italy

Naples is located in southern Italy. It sits on the aptly-titled Bay of Naples. The historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Being a sea-side city, a visitor must go see the Harbor Sannazzaro, located in the Mergellina Bay. There are many sea-side attractions, such as the Villa Comunale with its Zoological Station and aquarium. (more…)

Things to do in Cyprus

Cyprus is an island in the Mediterranean, and is divided into two parts. The north of the island is occupied by Turkey, while the south encompasses the Republic of Cyprus. The island of Cyprus is famed as a destination famous for beaches, historical monuments, natural attractions, pulsating nightlife and a lot many more. The island of Cyprus is an extremely rewarding destination in the Mediterranean, and there is no dearth to attractions here. (more…)

Warwick Castle: Britain’s supreme stronghold

Nestled at a turn on the Avon river in the Warwick town of Enlgand’s Warwickshire, the 1000-year old Warwick Castle immerses you in its gripping history of conspiracy, attacks, political treachery, wars, violence, tricks, murders, and rulers all of which now rendering it as haunted. Built by William the Conqueror, it was the first fortress that was built in wood in this county town during the days 1068. Originally built to act as an Anglo Saxon citadel for battling against the Danish attacks, the castle is now seen upon as the England’s greatest medieval encounter, especially when you come here via the Heritage Pass. (more…)

Edinburgh Castle

The Edinburgh Castle is among the highlights that dominate the skyline of the great Scottish city. The illustrious past of the city and the notable events that took place is stood in testimony for by the numerous historical structures, but the castle is arguably the most notable among the attractions held by the city for travelers. The Edinburgh Castle certainly had a hand in Edinburgh’s fame as ‘the Athens of the North”. There are a whole range of attractions available here for travelers. (more…)

Greek Party Islands Explored

Greece is the go-to destination for 24-hour party people. The Greek islands combine sun, sea and sand with the best music for dancing and having a good time. Let’s take a look at five great Greek party islands which should be at the top of your list for a fun-packed holiday this summer. (more…)