Dramatic sunset over Ascona, a popular resort town on Lake Maggiore, Switzerland

Introducing the Grand European, Goway’s Exclusive Holiday of a Lifetime to Europe

Introducing Goway’s Grand European, the latest exclusive Holiday of a Lifetime, offering the “Promise of Something Special.” What did a “gap year” look like in the 17th to mid-19th centuries? It was a tradition known as the Grand Tour, a way for young, wealthy Europeans to complete their classical education. This meant exposure to the Renaissance, […]

Island of Crete and Mediterranean Sea, Greece

Exploring Three Gorgeous Mediterranean Islands on a European Vacation

When it comes to the Mediterranean, Spain, France, and Italy get the lion’s share of attention. But if you want to go beyond the obvious, set your sights on Malta, Sicily, and Crete on your next European vacation. These Mediterranean islands offer worlds of ancient history, gorgeous landscapes, and inspiring culture to explore. Where to […]

Skyline of Malaga's old town, Spain.

Eight Cities You Need to Visit on a Spain Vacation (That Aren’t Madrid or Barcelona!)

Few countries nourish all the senses like Spain. Bringing together its unique mix of cuisines, cultures, languages, and histories, this is a corner of Europe everyone needs to explore once in their lifetime. But where do you begin in such a vast and diverse country? Barcelona and Madrid pair well together for a weeklong trip, […]

Turin skyline with Alps in background, Italy

Turin – The Most Underrated City You Must Explore on Italy Vacations

Many Europe-bound travellers opt for Italy vacations, and for good reasons. So, if this country gets into your psyche and you have already visited places like Rome, Florence, Venice, Milan, and other major centres, consider, Turin in the north-west part of Italy. Why? Read on! My impression of Turin before I visited it was of […]

Montagne de Reims Champagne region in France

Getting the Most Out of Champagne on Your France Vacation

Any self-respecting “bubbly” drinker knows it’s not “Champagne” unless it comes from the Champagne region of north-eastern France. The area makes an easy enough addition to your Western Europe trip, but it requires some preparation, and in most cases, advance reservations. Many Champagne houses have a long and proud heritage with reputations stretching around the globe. […]

Romerberg Old Town Square with Justitia Statue, Frankfurt, Germany

Six Cities You Should Visit on a Germany Vacation (That aren’t Berlin or Munich!)

Let’s be honest. Berlin is not some “rapidly emerging” hidden secret any more. The German capital is the place to be, from art, to nightlife, to spectacular museums, to historic sites, to an all-round great quality of life that everyone wants to be a part of, at least for a few days, especially on a […]