Travel Europe tips and advice

Europe Travel Facts

Number of countries: 51
Climate: Europe has a mainly summer and winter type climate. You can expect the summers to be mild while the winters get cold. Many areas in winter tend to get snow fall in mountain regions.
Population: 513.5 million
Highest Mountain: Mount Elbrus, Russia (5,642 metres) and the highest Mountain in common European countries is Mont Blanc, Italy, France (4,807 metres)
Famous Locations: Eiffel Tower, Colosseum, Stonehenge, Amalfi Coast , Vatican City, The Alps, Acropolis of Athens, the Greek Islands, Sagrada Familia and Red Square.
Budget Level: Travelling in Europe is can be as expensive or as cheap as you wish to make it. Obviously travelling to popular locations such as Paris, Barcelona or London will make the price increase whereas visiting more countries in Eastern Europe will ensure you can travel longer for the same amount of money.
Safety: Travelling throughout Europe is considered one of the safest continents to travel in the world. With an influx of backpackers, weekend city jumpers and luxury travellers visiting every year.

Travel Destinations in Europe

Choose your European travel destination from the list below and find travel tips, destination guides, recommendations for things to do in each country, accommodation advice, personal stories from my travels plus more. Be prepared to travel in Europe.

Belgium

Belgium Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Belgium

Croatia

Croatia Travel and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Croatia

Czech Rep

Czech Republic Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Czech Republic

Denmark

Denmark Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Denmark

France

France Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in France

Germany

Germany Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Germany

Greece

Greece Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Greece

Iceland

Iceland Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Iceland

Ireland

Ireland Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Ireland

Italy

Italy Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Italy

Netherlands

Netherlands Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Netherlands

Norway

Norway Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Norway

Poland

Poland Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Poland

Portugal

Portugal Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Portugal

Slovenia

Slovenia Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Slovenia

Spain

Spain Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Spain

Sweden

Sweden Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Sweden

Switzerland

Switzerland Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Switzerland

Turkey

Turkey Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in Turkey

UK

United Kingdom Travel Tips and advice
Travel tips, things to do, accommodation ideas, personal stories and outdoor adventure activities for travel in the United Kingdom

Europe Travel Tips and Advice

Some handy travel tips and ideas to ensure you have your next trip to Europe all planned out. Travelling multiple countries via land, enjoying city escapes or spending time in the mountains can all be done while exploring here. Europe is one of the most popular locations for travellers right around the world, plan your trip and be prepared. Below are some items to help you before heading to Europe.

Budget Travel Tips

Things to do in Europe

Europe Blog Posts


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