With its snow-capped mountains, rolling green pastures and wide sandy beaches, Europe is a land of fabulous natural beauty and home to a vibrant mix of people, cultures and traditions.
Here you can find historic capitals with sensational museums and galleries, rustic island villages where time stands still, glittering coastal resorts and sunny winter retreats.
There’s plenty to delight your taste buds too, from the finest wines to some of the world’s most delicious cuisines.
Explore the great cities of Berlin and Prague, ski and party your way through the Alps, cruise the Danube, pamper yourself at a Turkish bath, or enjoy the Northern Lights from an Ice Hotel.
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With so much history and culture on offer, Europe is perfect for a city break, either for a long weekend or as part of a longer holiday. From Istanbul’s bazaars to Rome’s ancient monuments and the glitz and glamour of Monaco, whether it’s romance, fine dining or a weekend of culture you’re after, Europe’s finest cities are easy to get to, and packed with interesting things to see and do.
The range of beach accommodation in the Mediterranean is extensive and diverse. The Canary Islands have fantastic family-friendly resorts and in Madiera you can take time out to focus on your wellbeing at a spa retreat. Play golf on the Algarve or stay at a glamorous boutique hotel in Mykonos. Turkey offers the opportunity for all-inclusive luxury while in Croatia there’s the chance to be more independent and go island hopping.
Take a trip to Germany, the land of lakes, castles and luxury wellness, and indulge in ultimate luxury at a trendy, modern hotel. Immerse yourself in Renaissance opulence at one of our beautiful five star hotels in Italy and enjoy world-famous Italian cuisine, cooked to suit your tastes. Relax on sunny, Spanish beaches and delight your senses with a first-class Mediterranean wellness experience.
From the warm Mediterranean Sea to the cooler Atlantic Ocean off the Irish coast, there’s a lot of great scuba diving in Europe. You can visit WWII wrecks off Scotland or search for artifacts among ancient wreck off Greece. From kelp forests to inland quarries, to sea caves in Croatia, to the warm waters off the Canary Islands, there are a lot of dive holiday options in Europe. Each country offers a different experience and something for all divers to enjoy.
Europe has a host of world-class ski resorts that can be reached from the UK in a few hours. France, Switzerland and Austria have a variety of famous resorts with great facilities and activities for the whole family and infrastructure networks that keep transfer times to a minimum. Less visited by Brits but a great choice for young families are the stylish resorts of Scandinavia. The northerly latitudes of these destinations mean that most resorts guarantee snow during the season. From beginner to expert to non-skier, there is nothing quite like a holiday to the mountains.
Explore the vibrant cities of Rome, Venice, Nice and Barcelona, richly layered in history and deeply rooted in the sea. Follow the winding corniches of Monte Carlo, stacked atop a harbor bristling with masts of elegant yachts. Above the beaches and brightly painted fishing boats along the Cote d’Azur and Costa del Sol, amphitheaters of whitewashed villas are all aligned to meet you as you arrive from the sea. Cruising the seas and rivers of Europe is a great way to visit many intriguing destinations in style.