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From Norway to Italy, Europe is filled with many rich and exciting destinations. Here are our favorite travel articles and videos on travel in Europe.

The Secession Building’s dome consists of 3,000 gold-plated iron leaves that have been freshly regilded. (Photo credit: WienTourismus-Christian Stemper)

Art in Vienna: Celebrating 100 Years of Viennese Modernism

In 2018, Vienna celebrates 100 years of Viennese Modernism. Four major artists -- Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, Otto Wagner and Koloman Moser -- died in 1918, but their work changed the artistic world forever. Beauty & The Abyss is a yearlong celebration of their work.
View of Lonehort Harbour from the top of Bere Island, in Ireland. Photo by Rondi Adamson

Ireland’s West Cork Islands: Cows, Seals and Whiskey, Oh My!

Located off Ireland’s southwest coast, the West Cork Islands are home to artists, rich history, colorful flowers -- and good Irish food, drink and company. Here’s why you’ll want to visit Sherkin, Whiddy, Garnish and Bere Islands.
The view from the Grand Hall of Badrutt's Palace Hotel in St. Moritz.

Beyond Zürich: A Grand Tour of Switzerland’s Cantons

From rural alpine chalets to the cobblestone streets of Ascona, Switzerland’s varied landscape has plenty to offer travelers who appreciate good food, obscure wine, and a unexpected conglomeration of European culture.
A smoke sauna along the shore of Lake Saimaa. Photo by Janna Graber

Lake Saimaa: Finland’s Nature Playground

Lake Saimaa is the largest lake in Finland -- and it's a huge draw for travelers. With 14,000 islands, Lake Saimaa is a huge natural playground.
Franconia has a long history of wine making. Photo by FrankenTourimus/FWL/Hub

Exploring Franconian Wine Country: Germany’s Best-Kept Secret

While Germany may be known for beer, in Franconia, a region of Bavaria, wine heritage runs deep. Vineyards cover the hills and countryside, and wine cellars are a favorite place to meet. Take a tour through Franconian Wine Country and explore this unique region in Germany for yourself.
Nusfjord is a small fishing village in the Lofoten Islands of northern Norway. Photo by Jennifer Baines

Arctic Norway: Road Trip in the Lofoten Islands

Far above the Arctic Circle, these untamed Norwegian islands are home to small fishing villages and coastal towns. The islands' diverse landscape, from deep fjords to wind-swept beaches and majestic mountains, reward those who venture to the remote islands of Arctic Norway.
Traveling in Amsterdam

Travel in Amsterdam: Beyond Bikes, Bud and Boobs

When you mention Amsterdam, many people think the same three things: bikes, bud, and boobs. Yet the Dutch capital is so much more than these three clichés. Here's what to see and do in Amsterdam.
The small towns and back roads in Brittany, France, offer cultural and culinary delights around every corner. Photo by Rich Grant

Traveling Down the Backroads of Brittany

The wilds of Brittany are different from the rest of France. Brittany has its own language, music and culinary traditions. Its coast is rugged and rocky, yet Brittany is spectacularly beautiful. Explore its small towns and you’ll find flower-filled window boxes, charming homes and exquisite gardens.
Top honeymoon destinations. Where to go on your honeymoon

8 Top Honeymoon Destinations

Whether you go on safari in Africa, stay in an over-water villa in the Maldives, or explore the glaciers of Iceland, the best honeymoon destinations allow you to spend time together and create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime. Here are our top picks for the top honeymoon locations.
Snorkeling on Reunion Island. Photo by Lauren Beche

Exploring Réunion Island: Adventure in the Indian Ocean

Adventure abounds on this French island in the Indian Ocean between Mauritius and Madagascar. From kayaking to diving to sampling the local cuisine, here's what to do and see on Réunion Island.
Little church in Lindos on the island of Rhodes, Greece. Flickr/ Landfeldt

Rhodes, Greece: An Outdoor Museum of Ancient Cultures

The largest of Greece’s Dodecanese islands, Rhodes has it all -- culture, history, churches and miles of beaches. Walking through Rhodes is like walking through history. The Romans, Phoenicians and Turks all left their mark here. Here's what to see and do in Rhodes.
Best lakes in Switzerland

Cruising the Lakes of Switzerland

Sometimes the best way to see Switzerland is from the deck of a boat.
A quiet corner in Gamla Stan, Stockholm's Old Town.

Top 10 Things to Do in Stockholm, Sweden

Summer in Sweden is something special. Here's our list of what to see and do in Stockholm.
Best scenic cruises

World’s Top 7 Scenic Cruises

Sometimes, the best view is from the deck of a cruise ship. Here are our seven picks for the top scenic cruises

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