Italy, England, France, Greece, Greek Isles, Spain, Germany and Switzerland are all
part of our special collection of
Europe. Whether you are interested in art, architecture,
cathedrals, culture, history, adventure, relaxation or all of the
above, Travel Connections'
diverse itineraries to Europe will give you lots of exciting choices.
|Italy (Rome, Florence, Naples, Venice)
In Rome enjoy the glory of the city that once was the capital of
world's most powerful empire. Explore the Vatican, the Spanish Steps,
and the Panthenon. Florence is fascinating-- filled with
and landmarks. See the Leaning Tower in nearby Pisa,
and the elegant renaissance city
of Florence on the banks of the Arno
River. Naples offers some of
Italy's best shopping and dining. Nearby
you'll find Mt. Vesuvius, the Isle of Capri
and Pompeii. Venice, the
romantic city built on water awaits.
Take a famed gondola ride, explore
world class shopping areas, taste Italy's culinary
delights or head out to
the Doge's Palace, St. Mark's Basilica or one of Venice's
One of the world's greatest cities, London is filled with diverse
with an abundance of museums, art galleries, and theaters.
London is a melting pot of centuries of
cultures offering an endless
collection of historical sites, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Parliament,
Westminster Abbey, Hyde Park, and Buckingham Palace. Visit the
beautiful St. Paul Cathedral, site of
many great events, including the
wedding of Charles and Diana in 1981. Go shopping in London at
famous Harrods department store. Visit London's world-famous Victoria
and Albert Museum with
seven miles of galleries on four flours. London is
one of the world's greatest cities.
|France (Paris, Cannes, Nice, Province)
The Romance of Paris, the nightlife of Nice and the famous beaches in
Cannes is only
part of the many faces of France. Paris, the capital city
is a beautiful, artistic city, situated in the north-central part
of France. You could
spend days in the Lovre, this fabulous maze like
museum is home to one of the greatest
art collections in the world,
including the Mona Lisa. The French are known for their
cuisine and Paris
has many delicious examples, but to many, the true taste of Paris is
on the street corners throughout the city. Cannes is the home of the
International Film Festival loved by celebrities. The sophistication of
city is felt with a wide array of museums, monuments and gardens.
Nice is one
of the oldest cities in France. The old world charm,
casinos, open air
markets on winding streets gives this city a love of its
Piraeus is the seaport of Athens, the capital of Western civilization,
which boasts a fantastic mix of classical ruins and vivacious modern life.
In a single day you
can climb the hill of the Acropolis to wonder at the
Parthenon, join the lively Athenians in
Constitution Square, and find a
welcoming taverna for some spirited Bizouki music, plenty of
drink, and with any luck energetic Greek dancing.
|Greek Isles (Santorini, Myknonos)
Santorini is the island of charm and subtle mystery; it is one
most widely photographed places in the world. The Whitewashed villages
clinging to the sides of seacliffs have made the volcanic island a
Mykonos has a reputation for sandy beaches and wild
Explore the top-notch Folk Museum in Kastro, or catch a water
taxi and find the
beach you've been dreaming of.
|Spain (Barcelona, Madrid, Seville)
Barcelona is a charming and elegant city that will enchant you
the moment you arrive. While you are in Barcelona do not miss the
Explore the many churches and cathedrals of Barcelona
and the architecture of the Gothic
Quarter. Barcelona is well worth a visit.
Madrid, Spain's fun loving
capital is comprised with its own
personality. Most of the sights of interest
are found in the downtown area
so it is easy to navigate on foot. Art and culture are a
vital part of Madrid
life. Seville is one of Spain's most spirited
cities. Visit one of the
largest cathedrals, the Gothic Cathedral.
|Germany (Berlin, Munich)
Berlin, the capital of Germany is one of Europe's hottest destinations.
Visit the fascinating museum of Checkpoint Charlie or seek out the city's
rich history at
sites like the Brandenburg Gate, the towering Fernsehturm
or the gilded domes of the Neue
Synagogue. Neuschwanstein Castle in
picturesque Bavaria, near Munich, continues to delight
with its fairytale