Hamburg, awash with history, is also a thriving 21st-century metropolis with an inviting harbor boardwalk, avant-garde architecture and Las Vegas-style nightlife.
It’s safe, thriving and extremely accessible. Dubliners are energetic and helpful, and visitors enjoy a big-town cultural scene wrapped up in a small-town smile.
Rick Steves recounts a heartwarming December celebration with friends in a village in the Alps.
While much of the region’s appeal is in its hill and coastal retreats, at the heart of Andalucia are three great cities.
It’s no surprise that glassmaking caught on. The necessary resources are abundant: dense forest (endless wood to fire the ovens) and many lakes (ample sand...
Its complicated past makes it distinct — with spicier food, a more festive lifestyle, and people who are Sicilian first, Italian second.
Sometimes getting there is more than half the experience when you travel by bus, boat and train across Europe’s most scenic lands.
100 years ago, the Russian Revolution started in this city’s streets, ultimately doing away with the czars and ushering in the Soviet era. St. Petersburg’s...
This part of the Alps belongs to the long-Austrian, now-Italian region of South Tirol, an area that for centuries has been at one of Europe’s...
Martin Luther came from a pastoral corner of Germany’s heartland, where he launched the Protestant Reformation 500 years ago.