Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights view during winter, Iceland

Things to do on a European Vacation That Will Entertain Your Friends When You Return

There are experiences on a European vacation you can enjoy which are different and unusual without participating in wild or strenuous endeavours. If you are like me, you love to tell your friends about the places you visited where you had a unique experience. Europe can be full of surprises without having to climb the […]

Vitosha Boulevard with Sveta Nedelya Cathedral and Vitosha Mountain in background, Sofia, Bulgaria

Bucharest, Sofia, and Belgrade – 3 Emerging Cities to Visit on European Tours

If considering an Eastern Europe vacation, Bucharest, Sofia, and Belgrade are 3 cities which will provide you with rewarding and enjoyable visits. In the days of the Iron Curtain, Eastern Europe was, to a degree, an undeveloped region for tourism. I did visit Romania, Bulgaria, and the old Yugoslavia just before Soviet control was lifted. […]

Marble hidden bay in old city centre of Dubrovnik, Croatia

The World of Ice and Fire: 10 Game of Thrones Filming Locations in Europe

Winter is over. As the worldwide television sensation Game of Thrones comes to an end, its popularity has never been higher. And in addition to the dragons, ice zombies, and castle sieges that the show brought us, it also delivered exquisite views of some of Europe’s loveliest locations. To commemorate the show’s finale, we’re showcasing […]

Kotor on a beautiful summer day, Montenegro

Consider a Montenegro Vacation, an Up-and-Coming Destination in Europe

Although perhaps not as well-known as its next-door neighbour, Croatia, a Montenegro vacation is emerging as Europe‘s next must-do.  Montenegro’s attractions include an outstandingly beautiful coastline with a dramatic mountain backdrop, wonderful sandy secluded beaches, fascinating historical sites, and friendly people. It is a destination which is not overly expensive or commercialized. The coastline is […]

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 […]