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Can you match the cities to the skylines in Europe?

Julia Higginbotham is the Marketing Executive at Albatross Tours

Europe has some of the most beautiful and recognisable cities in the world. But can you identify each city just from its skyline? Let’s find out!

Traveller Story: Volcanoes, Caves and The Wild Boar in the Deep South of Italy

Michele Zavaglia is the Marketing Manager at Albatross Tours.

Paul Thornton, travelled with his wife Helen on the 'Italy, the Deep South & Sicily' tour in May 2016. Having travelled on 4 Albatross tours, Paul enjoys the organisation of the tours and not having to worry about the logistics of travelling - it is a holiday after all!

A Guide to Getting Through Airports in Europe

Julia Higginbotham is the Marketing Executive at Albatross Tours

Worried about going through customs in Europe? Our tips can help you breeze through Europe’s busiest airports. Check out our airport survival guide here.

The Best Tours for First-Time Europe Travellers

Julia Higginbotham is the Marketing Executive at Albatross Tours

Planning your first trip to Europe? There are so many countries and tours to choose from, but here are some of the best options for first-time travellers.

Can you say 'Cheers!' all over Europe?

Michele Zavaglia is the Marketing Manager at Albatross Tours.

Can you get top marks when it comes to saying cheers in different languages? Try our quiz, but keep the drinks on ice. There are some tricky ones in here!

Cheers! Signature Drinks Across Europe

Michele Zavaglia is the Marketing Manager at Albatross Tours.

Travelling around Europe can be thirsty work. All that sightseeing, walking cobblestone streets, lazing on warm beaches… you’ll definitely need some refreshing beverages along the way! Sampling signature drinks from each European country you visit is also a cheeky way to get more insight into your destinations.

This Is Why You'll Love the Amazing Amalfi Coast

Michele Zavaglia is the Marketing Manager at Albatross Tours.

Take an Amalfi Coast tour, as part of our larger Italian Grande Tour, and you’ll soon realise why this beautiful collection of cliff-hugging towns and villages is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Alternative Italy: Getting Off the Tourist Trail

Julia Higginbotham is the Marketing Executive at Albatross Tours

Italy has a myriad of iconic landmarks, but its lesser-known attractions are just as magical. This post will help you discover Italy off the beaten track.

Discover the Natural Wonders of Europe (Part 1)

Julia Higginbotham is the Marketing Executive at Albatross Tours

Take some time out of your day to discover these natural wonders of Europe and see how beautifully dramatic this corner of the world really is.

Quiz: Can You Match These Famous Europeans to Their Birthplaces?

Julia Higginbotham is the Marketing Executive at Albatross Tours

Think you know your iconic European figures? From artists to royalty, let’s see how many famous Europeans’ birthplaces you can guess correctly.

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