Europe

Guests on a DuVine Cycling + Adventure Co.'s bike tour stop for a snack in Provence, France. (Photo credit: DuVine Cycling + Adventure Co.)

Posted on April 13th, 2016

Farm-to-Fork European Bike Tours

DuVine Cycling + Adventure Co.’s 2016 line-up of European bike tours gives cyclists the best of both worlds—trips through picturesque destinations accompanied by farm-to-fork experiences.
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Riga, Latvia.

Posted on April 12th, 2016

Baltics Jewish Heritage FAM

Sophia’s Travel is offering a Baltics Jewish Heritage FAM from May 5-13 highlighting Jewish heritage in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
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The Viking Sea in Venice. 

Posted on April 6th, 2016

Viking Sea Embarks On Her Maiden Voyage

On April 4, Viking Ocean Cruises’ second ship, Viking Sea, embarked on her maiden voyage from Istanbul to Venice.
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Posted on March 31st, 2016

Take to the Road with Enterprise

Many clients heading to Europe want to tour their chosen destination or destinations at their own pace. Yes, many tour operators offer such diversity in their product offerings, including customized tours, that agents are sure to find something to suit their clients’ needs, but there are, as you know, those clients who insist on vacationing on their own. That said, many travelers are a bit wary of renting a car and heading into the unknown, but Jeff Coggin, assistant v.p. of travel agency sales, Enterprise Holdings Inc., has quite a few tips that are sure to, as he says, “remove customer barriers to renting internationally.”
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Valencia’s Central Market is open daily.

Posted on March 30th, 2016

Onsite Review: Lovely Valencia

Valencia, Spain’s third largest city, after Barcelona and Madrid, has plenty of cultural and family-friendly activities, as well as great eats.
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Posted on March 23rd, 2016

Get Amplified With Hard Rock Hotels

Hard Rock Hotels has launched its Amplified package, available at all 23 properties worldwide, including domestic locations in Florida and California, and international destinations in Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Caribbean.
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The Bliesgau Biosphere Reserve in Germany.

Posted on March 16th, 2016

Germany’s Going Green

Germany’s showcasing her great outdoors this year in a global campaign, Holidays in the Heart of Nature, promoting getting to know and enjoy her 130-plus national landscapes, embracing 16 national parks, 15 UNESCO biosphere reserves and 104 nature parks.
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Posted on March 16th, 2016

The Tour Awakens in a Continent Far, Far Away

Zicasso has unveiled The Tour Awakens, a Star Wars-inspired private tour that visits the filming locations of the latest installment of the film series.
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The Fanad Lighthouse in Donegal, Ireland.

Posted on March 14th, 2016

Sceptre Offers 35 Percent Commissions for 35th Anniversary

Sceptre is offering the biggest agent commissions in the company’s history in honor of its 35th anniversary.
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Le Metropolitan Eiffel Suite resized

Posted on March 8th, 2016

Deux is Better Than One: Starwood’s Tribute Portfolio Debuts in France

Tribute Portfolio, Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ 10th brand and second collection of independent hotels, is making its France debut with the addition of the Le Metropolitan hotel and the nearby Le Dokhan’s hotel in the 16th Arrondissement of Paris.
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