Around Town and Beyond

Europe is packed with plenty to do, and you’ll have plenty of time to check out the attractions and activities that interest you most! One thing’s for sure, it’s impossible to be bored!

  • Explore the shops, sights and scenes
  • Investigate ancient castles, ruins and museums
  • Enjoy a favorite sport or just relax on the beach

Check Out the Scene

• Catch some rays or play a little footy in Hyde Park — the old hunting ground of Henry VIII and now famous for its Speakers’ Corner
• Get away from it all in Kensington Gardens, the quintessential urban oasis
• All You Need Is Love as you Come Together on Abbey Road — a must for the die-hard Beatles fan!
• Take in a hit show in London’s famed West End theater district. If you love Broadway, you’ll love this lively part of London
• Snap some photos high atop London as you travel around on the London Eye, the largest Ferris wheel in the world
• Tame the El Jaguar roller-coaster or make a big splash in the Iguazu log flume at the Isla Magica theme park
• Take the time to enjoy the old Jewish Quarter, better known as the Barrio de Santa Cruz
• Visit where gladiators did battle to thrill the cheering Roman crowds at the Colosseum
• Take a stroll along the banks of the Arno River
• Wander mysterious alleyways in the Gothic Quarter

• Explore the archaeological site of Akrotiri
• Marvel over the signature view of the white painted houses of Fira set high on the cliffs, with the Aegean Sea as the backdrop
• Wonder at the astonishing ancient architectural achievements, the Acropolis and Parthenon

Shop and Explore

• Shop for treasures and trinkets in the diverse streets of Camden Market, offering a wide variety of clothes, crafts, antiques and jewelry
• Enjoy world-class shopping at Harrods, the famous department store owned by the Qatari Royal Family
• Embark on a truly royal experience while strolling King’s Road, one of London’s smartest fashion streets
• Check out Las Ramblas and the Passeig de Grácia for traditional handicrafts and chic boutiques
• Another favorite is La Ribiera to track down designer clothes and shoes
• Visit famed shops full of stunning gold jewelry on the Ponte Vecchio
• For a real high-fashion fix, check out Via Tornabuoni; it’s Fifth Avenue and Rodeo Drive rolled into one!
• Peruse the famous open-air market of Sorrento, with traditional Italian goods from clothing to jewelry as well as shoes
• Stroll through the streets of Plaka to find authentic shops, markets and museums

Magnificent Museums

• Take a step back in time at the British Museum, home to the world’s greatest collection of antiquities from ancient Greece, Rome and Asia
• Peruse namesake galleries dedicated to the works of Dalí, Picasso and Miró
• Check out the museums dedicated to great poets, archi tects and historic events from Gothic, Roman and pre- Columbian times
• Pop into the Provincial Museum of Fine Art for a peek at the work of famous Spanish artists like El Greco, Murillo and Valdés Leal
• Explore the Uffizi, a legendary museum that houses works by Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Titian and Rubensull

 Soak Up the Sun

• Perfect your tan on the fascinating black, white and red beaches on Santorini
• Laze on the beautiful golden sandy beaches beside clear blue waters on Mykonos
• Marvel at the scenic cliffs of Sorrento
• Explore the Blue Grotto, Capri’s underwater sea cave
• Visit the celebrity beach playground of Positano
• Play a game of beach volleyball at Barceloneta Beach
 

 

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