Historic city breaks, sun-splashed island getaways, and scenic cross-country rail journeys – European luxury holidays have some much to offer.
Journey to Greece, the birthplace of democracy, and you can unearth thousands of years of culture in a blissful setting. In the Peloponnese or the Greek Islands you'll wander winding backstreets, swim in glittering turquoise waters, and sample exquisite Mediterranean cuisine – all against the backdrop of spectacular ancient ruins.
Why not consider travelling a little closer to home with a luxury holiday to Portugal. This stunning country promises medieval castles, unbelievable coastal scenery, and a capital city that blends scenic spectacle with lively urban buzz. Head north to Scandinavia and you can experience a different way of life. Take a river cruise through the fjords, stroll through the cobbled streets of stylish port cities, and marvel at the Northern Lights.
Luxury holidays in Italy are a popular getaway choice, with sprawling inland cities dominated by centuries of art, history and cuisine, alongside coastlines with unbelievable natural scenery and a slow pace of lifestyle you can see why. If you’re seeking beachside bliss, some of the best experiences can be had on island nations such as Cyprus, where year-round warm weather and excellent beach resorts make this historic island a dream destination.
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You can visit Europe in any season. In the central cities, where history and culture abound, there’s enough to keep you busy – no matter the weather. With many southern regions staying warm year-round, you can enjoy winter getaways.
The best time for a European luxury holiday is between April and September. Over these months the continent has the warmest, driest weather which is perfect for the summer months and is the most popular time to travel. In winter and early spring, you can hit the slopes of the ski resorts or head north for a glimpse of the Northern Lights.
A luxury holiday to Europe lets you sample cuisine from around the world. In the major cities, international restaurants sit on every corner. In the coastal resorts, luxury hotels serve up delicacies inspired by local traditions and global trends.
In the south, the Mediterranean diet revolves around tomatoes, olive oil, garlic and fresh seafood. In the north, you’ll sample German sausages, Belgian chocolate, and Viennese coffee. And of course, fine wines can be enjoyed everywhere. From the boulangeries of Paris to the tavernas of Greece, Europe is true foodie heaven.