Europe

While driving along the German Alpine Road, travelers can stop in the small town of Fussen, known as the “Gateway to Neuschwanstein." (Photo credit: Top Bavaria Travel)

Posted on July 25th, 2016

Hit the Open (German Alpine) Road

The fascinating German Alpine Road in Bavaria, Germany offers more than 280 miles of winding avenues from Lindau on Lake Constance to Schonau on Lake Konigssee that are begging to be discovered by adventurous North American travelers.
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Posted on July 25th, 2016

Magdeburg the Beautiful

Petra Hedorfer, CEO of the German National Tourist Board (GNTO), Sandra Yvonne Stieger, managing director of the Magdeburg Marketing Kongress und Tourismus GmbH and representatives from across the German National Tourist Board welcomed more than 1,100 delegates from 45 countries at this year’s 42nd GTM Germany Travel Mart in Saxony-Anhalt’s capital city of Magdeburg. One theme that carried throughout the entire event was growth on a local and countrywide scale.
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BellaVista Tours is offering flexible escorted tours in Sicily through the year. 

Posted on July 20th, 2016

Experience the Real Sicily With BellaVista Tours

BellaVista Tours has added to its product line of flexible escorted tours throughout Sicily with more than 15 new dates through 2016.
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AmaWaterways' 2016 Seminars on the River FAM program includes a 7-night Vietnam, Cambodia & the Riches of the Mekong cruise.

Posted on July 14th, 2016

AmaWaterways Announces 2016 FAM Dates        

AmaWaterways has announced the 2016 dates, itineraries and prices for its popular Seminars on the River travel agent FAM program.
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Harmony of the Seas is sailing the Western Mediterranean this number on several 7-night itineraries. 

Posted on July 14th, 2016

Harmony of the Seas Sets Her Summer Sights on the Med

This summer, the world’s largest cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas, is setting sail for the Western Mediterranean, where she will embark on itineraries in some of Europe’s most popular destinations.
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Silversea Cruises' menu of new culinary cruises allows passengers to immerse themselves in the foodie scenes in Europe and South. (Pictured: Pintxos (small snacks) at the Ribera Indoor Market in Bilbao, Spain.)

Posted on July 14th, 2016

Silversea Announces Tasty New Culinary Cruises 

Silversea Cruises has unveiled three new Culinary Expedition Voyages for 2016 and 2017.
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The palatial grounds of The Lindner Spa & Golf Hotel Weimarer Land in Blankenhain, Germany near the city of Weimar.

Posted on July 13th, 2016

Touring Thuringia, Germany by Train and Car

Last winter, Recommend's Web Editor took a partial self-drive tour through the central German state of Thuringia, traveling first by train, before loading into an Enterprise rental car for the second leg of the journey.
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Pleasant Holidays' summer and fall savings at Mystique, A Luxury Collection Hotel in Santorini, Greece includes up to 25 percent in savings. (Photo credit: EManuel Zublena)

Posted on July 12th, 2016

Save on Summer and Fall Travel to Europe

Calling all Europhiles—Pleasant Holidays is offering substantial savings on summer and fall travel to Europe, including reduced rates and complimentary nights and transfers.
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Tribute Portfolio's #independentmoments package includes a Polaroid-style coaster set with #independentmoments from Tribute Portfolio properties for guests to take home.

Posted on July 12th, 2016

Starwood’s Tribute Portfolio Curates Independent Travel Experiences

Tribute Portfolio, Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ collection of upper-upscale independent hotels and resorts, has announced new packages highlighting the independent travel experiences guests can have at its properties.
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Avanti Destinations' new 25 menu of cooking classes in Europe includes a private pescheria, pizza e cannolo cooking class in Catania, Sicily.

Posted on July 6th, 2016

Avanti Dishes Out New Cooking Classes in Europe

Independent travelers hungry for unique culinary experiences will be happy to hear that Avanti Destinations has added 25 cooking classes to its menu of travel products in Europe.
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