Europe Travel Articles

Europe is typically first up on an international trip, offering just the perfect mix of familiarity and foreign, a well-trodden tourist path, and ease of getting around. BootsnAll has over 130 articles dedicated to inspiring and helping you plan that trip to Europe.

 
Slow Travel in the Loire Valley
Slow Travel in the Loire Valley Contrary to popular belief, indie travel isn't one long vacation and slowing down from time to time can help re-energize your travels. With leisurely sights, award-winning food and wine and natural beauty, Jo Fitzsimons explains why the Loire Valley in France is the perfect place to slow down.
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Eat Your Way Around Barcelona
Eat Your Way Around Barcelona Planning a sojourn to Barcelona? Nellie Huang brings you on a culinary tour through Barcelona and shows you traditional fare and typical eats.
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8 Things Not to Do in Lisbon
8 Things Not to Do in Lisbon Every year Lisbon gets visited by thousands of people, and the numbers keep increasing. It is an amazing city but like all, it has its share of tourist traps. Filipa Chatillon calls Lisbon home. Here are her tips on how to avoid these traps, and what to do instead.
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Italy’s Hidden Treasures: Indie Exploration in the Alps
Italy’s Hidden Treasures: Indie Exploration in the Alps Leave the crowds behind and escape to the beautiful Italian Alps. Learn how to find and explore hidden mountain villages with Mae Cowgill's itinerary.
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36 Hours in Budapest: Exploring the Christmas Markets
36 Hours in Budapest: Exploring the Christmas Markets Christmas Markets are part of the holiday in Europe, but the one in Budapest doesn't usually get promoted. Cristina Puscas is here to give you a 2-day itinerary for visiting the Christmas Markets in Budapest.
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On Tragedy, Love, and Hope: Stories from Two Italian Castles
On Tragedy, Love, and Hope: Stories from Two Italian Castles Architectural monuments embody centuries of history, but for Sara Whitestone the parallel stories of love lost told by two Italian castles sent her on a journey of hopeful discovery.
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8 Reasons To Visit Belgrade Now
8 Reasons To Visit Belgrade Now From hosting Southeast Europe's biggest beer festivals to housing one of the world's largest cathedrals, Belgrade's historic streets and cultural events rival many of Europe's great cities.
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Why Croatia is the Ultimate Indie Travel Destination for Young Families
Why Croatia is the Ultimate Indie Travel Destination for Young Families An independently-planned family vacation is often just a question of finding a destination that's perfect for you. For Jane Graham and her family of four children, that destination was Croatia and its islands - here's why.
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7 Places to Experience French Culture Outside of France
7 Places to Experience French Culture Outside of France Are you someone who likes "French culture" more than you like visiting France? Regardless of your motives, Katie Hammel points out that you have at least 7 options for variations on the main theme.
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Paris for the Indie Traveler
Paris for the Indie Traveler Paris is probably the most cliched and expensive holiday destination of all time, but Revati Victor shows you how to discover this city's secrets Indie style, all the while getting the most out of your budget.
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