Interesting countries not far from home.
This section of our website highlights other areas of Europe that offer luxury hotels and resorts. We will keep adding to this as and when new destinations come on to the market.
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We can provide general information about any health formalities required for your trip but you should check with your own doctor for your specific circumstances. Up-to-date travel advice can be obtained from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website.
The climate in Europe varies from hot reasonably dry summers and cool wet winters in the east to very cold winters and cool summers in the north.
One of the most famous landmarks in the world, the Eiffel Tower was constructed between 1887 and 1889 as the magnificent entrance to the World Fair in 1889. At a height of 324m, it’s the tallest structure in Paris. There are three levels for visitors and it has restaurants on the first and second level.
The Rock of Gibraltar
Standing 426m high on the tip of the Iberian Peninsular, The Rock of Gibraltar offers magnificent views of the African coastline, the convergence of the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean as well as views of the city and Costa Del Sol.
Incredibly, there are more than one thousand fjords all along the coast of Norway. If you’re interested in spectacular scenery and stunning photographic opportunities, the Norweigan Fjords are a perfect destination. Probably the best way to visit the area is by one of the many cruise lines that offer cruises from many UK ports.
Short Break To Krakow
by Sue Todd