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8 of the Most Amazing Day Trips from Athens
Athens, Greece’s capital city, is rich in history and culture, with ancient monuments, bustling streets, and delectable cuisine. However, beyond the city limits, there are
10 of The Best Hidden Gems in France
It’s no secret that France is an incredible place to travel to. From the works of art in the Louvre and historic architectural marvels to
10 of the Best Day Trips from Madrid You Will Love
Spain’s capital is a hotbed of remarkable things to do, but there’s even more to explore beyond the city limits. If you’re planning a trip
10 Best Places to Visit on the French Riviera
Over the past century, the French Riviera has earned a reputation as a glamorous vacation destination for celebrities and royalty, but the number of people
10 of the Best Places to Visit in Turkey: Turkey’s Most Amazing Destinations You’ll Love!
Turkey is the sixth most visited country in the world, and if you’re planning a trip to this amazing country, you have plenty to look
9 of The Best Day Trips from Florence by Train
There’s something special about traveling by train. You can visit new places and see parts of the world you’ve never seen before, but the journey
10 of the Best Places to Visit in the UK You’ll Love!
The United Kingdom, or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland as it’s officially titled, is a country in the northwest portion of
1 Month in Europe: 3 of the Best One Month Europe Itinerary Ideas You Will Love
If you have a chance to plan a month-long trip to Europe, you have a chance to explore a variety of places in depth. It
The Best Portugal Road Trip Itinerary Ideas You’ll Love!
There’s no better way to explore the gorgeous country of Portugal than by taking a road trip. You can enjoy the journey just as much
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Travel Resources for Planning Your Own Trip
To make planning your European trip on your own easier, in addition to what already mentioned in our travel guide, we included some of our recommended travel resources below. You can search and find the best flights, transportation options, hotels to stay in, tours/activities, and things you can do in any destination using these travel resources:
European River Cruises:
Uniworld River Cruises: The world’s best and most awarded luxury river cruise line—offers itineraries in spectacular destinations throughout Europe, Russia, Egypt, Asia, and Peru. The company’s European fleet features luxurious ships with an average capacity of 120 guests, the highest staff-to-guest ratio in the river cruise industry, enticing shore excursions, world-class gourmet cuisine, impeccable hospitality, and numerous other all-inclusive benefits.
Pre- and Post-cruise/Tour Extensions: Uniworld curated pre-and post-cruise/tour extensions make it easy to add a few days to the front or back end of your trip while leaving the planning to them
The packages include a variety of hotel options, transfers, and a dedicated destination expert to escort you along the way.
Agoda: Search thousands of destinations around the world & quickly compare prices to find amazing deals on the best flights.
CheapOAir: You can find airline tickets, hotel rooms, rental cars, and vacation packages all on one site!
Kiwi.com: What we like about Kiwi is the fact that they are able to create combinations of flight, train, and bus tickets and offer them in a single itinerary. Also, Kiwi has what they called “Nomad” which helps you find the best way of visiting multiple destinations, saving you time and money.
JetRadar: You can search and compare airfares from 726 airlines and dozens of travel agencies and systems.
Agoda: Agoda is one of the world’s largest online travel accommodation platforms with a network of over 2,000,000 vacation rentals and hotels worldwide.
Hotellook: They have more than 250,000 hotels in 205 countries, working with data from more than 10 online booking systems, such as Booking.com, Agoda.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, and others.
Airport Transfers & Transportations:
Airport Transfers: GetTransfer offers both airport transfers & car rentals with a personal driver. Other airport transfer options are KiwiTaxi and Viator.
Train: EuroRail, Trainline, or RailEurope are all great sites for train tickets as well as Rail Passes if you would like to add more flexibility to your trip. They are good for most trains throughout Europe. For trains in Italy, we like and recommend ItaliaRail. As for Portugal, you will need to go to the official website for Comboios de Portugal (the Portuguese train company) to book your train tickets when traveling in Portugal.
Bus: Flixbus: Very affordable (as low as $6) and convenient way to transfer between cities in Europe.
CarRentals: AutoEurope, EconomyBookings, or GetTransfer (transfers & car rentals with a personal driver)
Bike Rental: BikesBooking is a great site for bikes & scooter rentals
Transportation Comparison: Omio (search, compare, and book tickets for buses, trains, and flights all in one site)
Tours & Activities:
TakeWalks (WalkofItaly): This is our favorite site for walking tours & day trips.
Tiqets: Great site for entrance tickets. It offers directly bookable, instantly available, and completely mobile tickets for museums, shows, and attractions all over the world.
Musement: They have good activities and tours in Italy and Spain, also many great day trips you can choose from.
GetYourGuide: A large number of tours, excursions, and other travel activities
Viator: The largest one. It has everything from tours, attractions, shore excursions, and private guides in over 2,700 destinations worldwide. It also has many transportations and transfers options and some unique experiences we didn’t find anywhere else.
Travel Guard: Their comprehensive travel insurance programs, starting at $30, include per-trip & annual plans, coverage for trip cancellation, trip interruption, trip delay, medical expenses, baggage loss & more! Travel Guard provides 24/7-customer service with a personal touch through its World Service Center.
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