Europe Archive

TourRadar at Tomatina Festival

TourRadar’s Head of Community, Carly Hulls, was invited by Busabout to experience the famous La Tomatina festival in Buñol, Spain. Here she tells us all about the festival and why you should be booking your trip there for 2016. I’m sitting knee deep in ripe tomatoes, on the back of a dump truck, in 35° celsius

The Spectacular Coastline of Croatia – Split, Dubrovnik, Zadar

About Croatia Croatia‘s mainland coast is over 1,000 miles long, and the Adriatic Basin is full of over 1,000 islands, around 50 of which are permanently inhabited. Surrounded by clear turquoise waters, the islands of Hvar (pictured above) and Korčula are considered the sunniest islands in Croatia, each receiving over 2,700 hours of sunshine per year. Besides

16 Incredible places in Europe (that aren’t Paris or London)

With decades of travel experience in the TourRadar office, we thought we’d share our favourite places across Europe – the places that are a little less known or less visited. And so here we have it – Our incredible places to go in Europe, that isn’t Paris or London.

Ladies Survival Guide to Oktoberfest

It´s Munich´s most important month of the year as the annual Oktoberfest rolls from September until the 5th of October! It´s a once (or more often?) in a lifetime experience – you should squeeze in a few days for the Bavarian tradition. Are you a single female traveler thinking of going this year? There are

Introducing the Hottest Tourist Destinations of Turkey

Introducing the Hottest Tourist Destinations of Turkey If one is planning to travel at a destination that covers beautiful countryside, mesmerizing beaches, exotic environment, then one should opt for a visit to Turkey that offers an enchanted vacation. Turkey is much more than its clichéd image of the “Bridge between East and West”. The country

Four Destinations for Travellers on a Tight Budget

Budgets are the bane of most travelers’ existence, and it’s an understandable concern! With the prices of basic commodities, accommodations, and other travel expenses rising globally, it can be difficult travel on a tight budget. Thankfully, some destinations are still a little easier on the wallet. Check out this list of the most affordable destinations

The Paris To-Do List: 21 Tips for a Short Stay in the City of Lights

In today’s guest post, Valerie from the Ramblist shares her Paris to-do list, full of tips for anyone trying to make the most of a short stay in the City of Lights. If you like what you see, check out her beautiful blog here! Paris, the city of lights is a fantasy destination for millions

Real Impressions from the European Pioneer Tour with Topdeck (VIDEO)

Ever wondered what it might be like to go on an epic adventure through Europe with one of the world’s most trusted tour operators? In the video above, a traveller on the European Pioneer tour with Topdeck chronicles his amazing journey. So press “play” to whet your appetite for all of the excitement that the European

Greek Islands; Best of the Best

This week’s TourRadar HotSpot is (are) the Greek Islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Milos, Crete and Paros! Mykonos One of the most famous of the Greek Isles (Fleet Foxes even have a song named “Mykonos,”) this island is known for its nightlife (think the Greek version of Ibiza), winding streets and breathtaking beaches. If you’re ready

Expat Explore Travel – Tours across Europe

Expat Explore, a TourRadar verified partner, offers expert-led coach tours to Europe, the UK, Turkey and Egypt. Founded by two South-African travellers who wanted to share their travel knowledge and expertise with others, the tour company prides itself on turning tourists into true travellers. Check out some of the most popular tours from Expat Explore: Ultimate Europe – 26 Days: