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Familiar and mysterious at the same time, Europe is a travelers delight. The cradle of civilization continues to amaze with new mysteries and discoveries. From the splendor of ancient Greece to the grandeur of the Roman Empire, luxurious architecture and interiors await in the era of French kings. Photograph the sprawling landscapes of Scotland and experience northern Scandinavian temperament. Take in a dip in German, Austrian, Swiss and Czech spas. Prague is beautiful, Paris romantic, London is gorgeous and Madrid is charismatic. In our category you will find many interesting things about European countries, cities and attractions. From wine and gourmet private tours to eco-tourism or shopping tours. Stay at the best resorts in the Mediterranean. This is the place to learn and explore vacations and travel on the European continent. Choose an English-speaking private guide and experience a vacation that will put all others to shame.

Lisbon Attractions: What to See and Do in Autumn

Lisbon Attractions: What to See and Do in Autumn

10/21/2014 Article author: Lisa DiRosso Lisbon (Portugal)

Lisbon in autumn is a fantastic choice in vacation destinations! The temperatures are very comfortable and ideal for travelers to make the most of theirs treks. September offers warm days with plenty of sunshine. October becomes a bit cooler, while November although having more rainfall, still boasts pleasant weather.

Spectaculer two day tour

Spectaculer two day tour

6/21/2014 Article author: Gail Bucharest (Romania)

Had a tour with Andrei Compass Travel Romania) and his excellent guide Gelu for two days leaving from the port in Constanta through the countryside to Bucharest and back to the port.

Spend Christmas in Paris

Spend Christmas in Paris

10/7/2013 Article author: Weston Kincade Paris (France)

See the City of Light over this Christmas holiday. The sights will astound as streets are lined with illuminated and decorated Christmas trees. In November, the shop owners and locals all get in the spirit, decking the main thoroughfares with holiday cheer that is sustained throughout the Christmas season.

Sage Advice for Renting Cars in Paris

Sage Advice for Renting Cars in Paris

10/7/2013 Article author: Weston Kincade Paris (France)

A trip to Paris is one of the most common travelling goals for people around the world. However, how do you get around and visit other parts of Europe while you are there? The simple answer is a rental car. However, there are a few things to keep in mind when renting a car in Paris, France.

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Italyís 6 Top Food Markets

Italyís 6 Top Food Markets

9/13/2013 Article author: Weston Kincade Florence (Italy), Naples (Italy), Palermo (Italy), Rome (Italy), Venice (Italy)

From north to south, Italyís cuisine is delicious and somewhat different from region to region. And where can all these foods be found? The markets.

Top-6 tourist-free beach destinations in Europe

Top-6 tourist-free beach destinations in Europe

8/26/2013 Article author: Joe Sorenno Murcia (Spain), Croatia, France, Greece, Italy

We bet everyone dreams of spending his/her summer vacation taking sun bathes on some of the most beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean coast. However, thereís one big problem Ė most of the popular sites are overcrowded by thousands of tourists and those who enjoy more sequestering sites just donít feel comfortable there. So where should they go in order to have a great vacation on the wonderful Mediterranean coast and avoid coming across crowds of other tourists?

How to find cheap accommodation in Italy

How to find cheap accommodation in Italy

8/26/2013 Article author: Fiona Hostings Italy

It is natural that tourists are eager to find cheaper accommodation while traveling through Italy, thatís why finding an affordable lodging becomes their paramount goal. Rome, Venice and Florence are extremely expensive cities and tourist sites and sometimes it costs up to 150 euro to stay at night at a hotel. Itís hard to save much money in such conditions, right? However, there are certain ways to save your precious money without sacrificing the quality of your vacation. Letís see what they are!

A place in the sun: where to buy real estate in Greece

A place in the sun: where to buy real estate in Greece

8/26/2013 Article author: Vicky Teilor Greece

Houses and apartments in Greece are bought primarily by those who had an opportunity to enjoy the countryís kindly Mediterranean climate, the hospitality of the locals and moderate prices at least once. Greece abounds in beautiful picturesque sites and it is extremely difficult for foreigners to decide where to buy a new house under the Hellas sun. Thatís why we decided you would find useful our list of top destinations for buying real estate.

A Gourmet Look: From Land to Sea in Italy

A Gourmet Look: From Land to Sea in Italy

7/18/2013 Article author: Weston Kincade Florence (Italy), Naples (Italy), Rome (Italy), Sardinia (Italy), Sicilia (Italy)

Italy is a food-loverís delight. With flavorful dishes inland and its many coasts, great restaurants can be found all over Italy, but where should you go? At Private Guides, we are here to help with a wonderful taste of Italy to help guide your coming trip, and your taste buds.

Berlin - Like Night and Day

Berlin - Like Night and Day

7/15/2013 Article author: Weston Kincade Berlin (Germany)

Berlin, Germany, is a city full of hidden beauty. While day tourists can enjoy walking tours, hop-on hop-off bus tours, visit gorgeous palaces, and even tour the Holocaust Museum, there is a darker side to Berlin most tourists are never aware of. Nor do they know what they are missing.

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