Wondering where to spend winter in Europe? Europe in the winter offers so much variety, whether you’re looking for warm winter sun, beautiful snowy landscapes and crisp, cold weather or Christmas markets and festivities, you’ll find the best winter destinations in Europe here. Safe travels wherever you go!
Autumn is the perfect time for a holiday. The kids are back in school, the crowds have gone and the weather has yet to turn wintry. The colours will be glorious, attractions and cities will be quieter and beaches deserted; with so many reasons to see autumn in Europe, what are you waiting for?
Andalucia epitomises southern Spain for most visitors; vibrant, colourful and passionate. This road trip itinerary will take you to the major cities and best places to visit in Andalucia Spain, bringing the country alive. If you’re looking for a longer holiday, just throw in some beach time!
If you’re going on a camping holiday, you’ll find some of the best campsites in Europe listed here, by campers who have actually stayed in them. Whatever your camping style, leave the urban life behind and enjoy the great outdoors in one of these fantastic European campsites.
Europe is perfect for an epic road trip; from the rolling fields of Tuscany, the soaring mountains of the Sierra Nevada to lux living in the South of France, you can find whatever suits your taste and travel style. Whether you have a week, a month or a year, our top fifteen bucket list road trips in Europe will give you plenty of inspiration to get on the road.
Do you love a good road trip? Is it more about the journey than the destination? From challenging drives, to incredible views and a few off the beaten track choices, these are some of the best driving roads in Europe.
Getting from Tarifa to Tangier is so simple; an hour on the boat and you’re in the vibrant Moroccan port city. Morocco is so totally different to Spain and Europe that it can be hard to acclimatise quickly. Find out how to take a trip from Tarifa to Tangier, with all our tips about where to go and stay and how to manage the culture shock!
If you love taking your holidays in mountains and walking, then head to the Pyrenees for some amazing hiking routes! The combination of clean air, spectacular views and well maintained trails make hiking the Pyrenees an absolute pleasure. We think these are amongst the best hikes in the Pyrenees.
Spain has one of the best winter climates in Europe; with welcoming and friendly locals, Spain is a perfect country for a motorhome trip. As the second most mountainous country on the continent, it offers dramatic hiking and cycling. With the colourful traditions, good food and wine and fabulous architecture, you have all the ingredients for an amazing tour. We share all you need to know about how to tour Spain in a motorhome here.
Seville is hot, steamy and so very Spanish! A gorgeous city, full of colour and atmosphere. This quintessential Andalucian city is perfect for wandering, with cool bars and cafes on every corner, perfect to enjoy tapas and a glass of crisp white wine whilst watching the world go by. If you are road tripping in Spain, then visiting Seville is a must, follow our Seville one day tour here!
Home to the famous and breathtaking Mezquita, Córdoba is a sublime city. Rich in history, architecture and Spanish charm, you can easily wander the streets and alleys for hours, soaking up the heat and atmosphere whilst stumbling upon gorgeous plazas and cool bars around every corner. If you’re road tripping Spain, then don’t miss Córdoba!
If you’re looking for one of the best day hikes in the Spanish Pyrenees, then this is it! Hiking the spectacular Circo de Soaso and the Ordesa Valley via the famous Faja de Pelay offers steep switchbacks, undulating paths and valley floor woodland, all the while following the crystal clear waters of the tumbling Rio Arazes. The scenery is dramatic, the waterfalls breathtaking – you will not be disappointed!
Madrid is a beautiful and cultured city with stunning architecture, tranquil parks and some of the best art museums in Europe. This cosmopolitan and capital city has contemporary and historic attractions galore and is packed with character on every street corner. Find out what to see and how to visit Madrid in one day; we’ll show you all the best places!