Glimpse of Turkey - 8 days

To give you an idea of the size of the town of Ephesus – once the home of Marc Antony and Cleopatra – the grand amphitheatre has seating for 25,...

Countries visited: Turkey

European Christmas Markets - 8 days

The oldest Christmas markets date back to the 14th and 15th century. The original purpose of these markets was to stock up for the long winters, and also as...

Countries visited: Austria, France, Germany

Images of Provence & the Côte d’Azur - 7 days

Les Deux Garçons a charming if unassuming café in Aix en Provence, promises as much a French experience as biting into a buttery, freshly baked croissant....

Countries visited: France

Images of Portugal - 7 days

An absolute haven for UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the history of Portugal abounds at almost every turn. From the scenery of the Alto Douro wine...

Countries visited: Portugal

Heartland of Central Europe - 9 days

An ancient symbol of the Czech lands, Prague Castle is the most important monument and cultural icon in the country. Founded around 880, the castle is the...

Countries visited: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary

Secrets of Italy - 10 days

It has been said that the first Margherita pizza was created in Naples in 1889 and named after the visiting Queen Margherita of Savoy. Chef Raffaele...

Countries visited: Italy

Western Balkans Unveiled - 15 days

Tirana’s mayor is a six-foot-six Parisian-trained artist who used to play on the national basketball team. Upon being elected he declared that the...

Countries visited: Albania, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro

Walk the Camino de Santiago - 8 days

Also known as the Way of St James, the Camino de Santiago is a pilgrimage route to the shrine of the apostle St James the Great, located in Santiago de...

Countries visited: Spain

Central Turkey & the Black Sea - 15 days

The Ottoman era is alive and well in Safranbolu. Back in the 13th century it became an important caravan station on the main east-west trade route. By the...

Countries visited: Turkey

Highlights of Croatia & the Balkans - 8 days

Sarajevo serves as a living museum; a lasting example of the cruel hand Bosnia and Herzegovina has been dealt by the past...

Countries visited: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro