Spooky Places in Europe to Set the Scene for Halloween!
It’s officially spooky season 🎃
As fall sets in, Halloween provides some fun events to liven up the dark evenings in late October. We’ve got some fantastic castles, historic houses, and uninhabited mansions that make a great tour experience by day….but would you sleep well in those dark and draughty chambers after dark?
From powerful Barons and headless women to prisoners and even animals, we feature some of Europe’s spookiest sightings to get you in the mood for Halloween….
Christmas Food Traditions: a flavorsome journey around Europe
A week until Christmas, so it’s time for some European Christmas delicacies! This is the period of carols and kind words, wonderful lights and decorations, presents and hugs from friends and delicious food, enjoyed with family. Each culture is unique and has plenty of Christmas customs with rich history, traditions that are proudly celebrated to this day. Now, get ready, as we will take you on a mouth-watering journey and show you the best Christmas food traditions in Europe.
Countries in spotlight: Portugal, France & Italy
Europe for Couples
Europe is home to some dreamy places. In fact, at Finest Journeys we think it is hard to find a European city that isn’t cute and quaint. But does it have places that are romantic enough for you to Honeymoon in Europe? Although, when we mention that, we aren’t talking about the well-trodden paths that lead most couples to Paris and Lisbon. If you are thinking of going off that path, then you may be in luck!
Traveling in Europe with Teenage Children
A family vacation with a young adult isn’t just any vacation trip. It is the perfect opportunity for a leisurely family time building more mature relationships while fostering understanding and care. …
Why Is Everyone Talking About Multigenerational Travel?
Multigenerational Travel has quickly become a favorite in the past few years. At a time when our lives seem to be getting busier by the minute, families spread out and move away and those strong family bonds so easily become stretched….
48h in the history of Lisbon
Welcome to Lisbon. Between the historical landmarks, the food culture and the beautiful scenery, Lisbon has a lot to reveal that after a month you would still discover something new around the corner….
Finest Drinks and Where They Lead
Today we want to inspire you with some of Europe’s finest drinks; they complement unique flavors, and in many cases they are produced by locals, making them a part of any destination’s story. Here are some ideas to inspire you.
Ben & Sophie’s Honeymoon in Portugal – Our Customers Say
In Our Customer’s Say Blog Series, you have the voice! Ben and Sophie chose Portugal for their Honeymoon destination. Read all about their romantic getaway in sunny Europe here…
4 Destination Ideas for a Religious Tour in Europe
Discover the most important pilgrimage sites in Southern Europe – from Fatima in Portugal to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. And explore other religious landmarks on your way.
Why the Pope is visiting Fatima in Portugal
In 2017, the catholic church celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the miracle of Fatima that occurred in Portugal. Find out why the Pope and 1 million pilgrims are going to Fatima for the occasion.
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