The immaculate little town of Baden-Baden, tucked away in the foothills of S.W. Germany’s Black Forest, is a luxurious cross between Monte Carlo, Paris, a spa, and an English park.
The “wow” factor is high as you walk through the narrow uneven cobblestone alleys to suddenly emerge on the large square at the Grand Place.
Vienna is one of the world’s great cities, even though [...]
Vienna is one of the world’s great cities, even though today she has somewhat the air of a vast museum.
Copenhagen’s famed art and design museums, grand historical sites, lively urban parks, and dynamic restaurant scene makes it an easy city to love.
Dozens of inviting villages are scattered throughout sun-drenched Provence, in southern France. Two of my favorites, perhaps because they’re lesser known and have such unpretentious charm, are Eygalières and Mausanne-les-Alpilles, in the Bouches-de-Rhone region.
Valentine’s Day, a holiday steeped in romance and devotion, has been inspiring lovers to declare their love for centuries.
“Would you like to go on an expedition with a group of Greek seniors?” my friend asked. I was visiting Athens for a few weeks last summer and the word “expedition” piqued my interested.
The Romans knew it as Eboracum. To the Saxons it was Eoforwick. Then the Vikings named it Jorvik. Today we know it as York, England.
If you are wandering the ancient agora in Athens, at the junction of the SW corner near the Boundary Stone that marked the sacred precinct of the square, you will find a row of dwellings or shops.
Copenhagen is a veritable mecca for design aficionados. From modernist classics to cutting-edge conversation pieces, there are plenty of unique (and tempting) elements for a stylish interior to be found in Denmark’s capital city.
On a clear day, Zurich proudly shows off its medieval squares, towering stone churches and spires, and the ever-present Limmat River. Easily explored by foot, Zurich’s main sights are clustered for one mile along the banks of the placid, blue Limmat River.
Thanks to free museums and stunning architecture, London is frequently the first stop for many travelers going to Europe.
Right in the middle of the bustling, cosmopolitan city of Cardiff, Wales, stands the massive 2000 year old Cardiff Castle.
You’ve got to hand it to the English—they do a marvelous job of preserving their heritage, especially in museums.
Helsinki, Finland is an easy city to love. From cutting-edge art museums and historical sights to a vibrant foodie scene and shopping galore, Helsinki has more than enough to keep travelers enthralled.
For years, I flew from point A to point B without even thinking about the cities in which I had layovers.
Drawing on their authentic medieval heritage, the British do a superb job of re-enacting the life and times of their forebears.
With its miles of stunning coastline and rolling hills, it’s not surprising that an estimated 5 milllion tourists visit Britain’s most south westerly county each year.
This year, we have rustled up a great bunch of gift ideas for the traveler or wannabe traveler. From gifts for the practical traveler to those wanting the trip of a lifetime, our holiday gift suggestions have you covered.