Europe's well preserved cultural heritage, open borders and efficient infrastructure make visiting a breeze, and you'll rarely have to travel more than a few hours before you can immerse yourself in a new culture.
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Noisy, vibrant and truly multicultural, London is a megalopolis of people, ideas and frenetic energy.
Central Europe is a region forming the heart of Europe. It includes the German-speaking countries, four …
Rome, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of Italy and of the Lazio region.
Britain and Ireland are the two main islands of an archipelago, the British Isles, just northwest of the European mainland.
Paris, the cosmopolitan capital of France, is one of the largest agglomerations in Europe, with 2.2 million people living in the dense central city and almost 12 million people living in the metropolitan area.
The Nordic Countries are those in the north of Europe. Those include Scandinavia, a region specifically comprising Denmark, Norway and Sweden, but the term "Nordic" is broader and also includes Finland and Iceland.
Moscow is the 860 year-old capital of the Russian Federation. A truly iconic, global city, Moscow has played a central role in the development of the Russian state and indeed the world.
High art and monuments are to be found everywhere around Italy. It is also famous worldwide for its trendy fashions, diverse regional cultures and dialects, and many beautiful coasts, alpine lakes and mountains.
Barcelona is Spain's second largest city, with a population of nearly two million people, and the capital of Catalonia.
The Balkans is a region that includes countries on the Balkan Peninsula in the southeast of Europe, including most of the former Yugoslavia.
Berlin is the capital city of Germany and one of the 16 states of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Benelux is an economic union comprising three neighbouring monarchies, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg.
“Istanbul was Constantinople. Now it's Istanbul, not Constantinople” — Jimmy Kennedy, Istanbul, 1953 As the above, profound lyrics demonstrate, Istanbul is not Constantinople.
Russia is by far the largest country in the world, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's …
Budapest is the capital city of Hungary. With a unique, youthful atmosphere, world-class classical music …
The Iberian Peninsula is the westernmost section of the European continent, lying between the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean.
Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands. With more than one million inhabitants in its urban area, it is the country's largest city and its financial, cultural, and creative center.
France's joie de vivre is exhibited by world-famous gastronomy, long coastlines, massive mountain ranges, picturesque villages and farmland vistas, and great philosophers, writers and artists.
Vienna is the capital of the Republic of Austria and by far its most populous city, with an urban population of 1.7 million and a metropolitan population of 2.4 million.
Turkey is on the Mediterranean, in the Anatolian region of West Asia, with a small section in Southeastern Europe separated by the Turkish Straits from Asia.
Greece has an ancient culture that has had a significant influence on the arts, language, philosophy, politics and sports of European society. It's a geographically appealing nation, with a mountainous mainland and idyllic island beaches.
Ukraine is Europe's largest and most vibrant country, and boasts diverse experiences ranging from historic cities to tranquil villages and mountains, along with a fierce yet modern national identity rooted in the heart of Slavic cultural traditions.
The Caucasus mountain range runs between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, largely following Russia's southernmost border.
The Baltic states are three countries of north-eastern Europe, on the Baltic Sea.
Belarus is in Eastern Europe. It has borders with Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania and Latvia.
Malta is an island country in the Mediterranean Sea that lies south of the island of Sicily, Italy.
Cyprus is an island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey.
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is a self-proclaimed republic on the northern and eastern side of the island of Cyprus.
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I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move. - Robert Louis Stevenson
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