Tag Archives: Italy

Hiking Mont Blanc – Highlights, Hotels and Camping

Article content provided by preferred travel partner, Exodus Travels The circuit of Mont Blanc is one of the finest hiking routes in the European Alps. The circuit is a series of paths linking the seven valleys that surround the highest mountain in Western Europe, Mont Blanc, which stands at 4,800 metres above sea level. Your … Continue reading Hiking Mont Blanc – Highlights, Hotels and Camping

Riding the Rails Through Europe

Written by Ashley Macnie, Student Product Manager at travelcuts “I have seldom heard a train go by and not wished I was on it.” – Paul Theroux One of my favourite sounds in the world is the chime you hear over the PA system in a train station. I have a vivid memory from almost … Continue reading Riding the Rails Through Europe

The Europe Bucket List: 10 Places You NEED to visit in 2017

Written by Gemma Music If you build only one European bucket list for 2017, THIS is it! Grab your passport – and a sense of adventure. We’ve compiled our all-inclusive, top-trending, essential, MUST-SEE countries in Europe for 2017. 1. Greece It wouldn’t be the ULTIMATE bucket list without this idyllic Mediterranean paradise smack bang at … Continue reading The Europe Bucket List: 10 Places You NEED to visit in 2017

What does 20% off Italy look like? (Infographic)

Europe is in the cards for summer 2017, and if you’re a full-time student or under 30, you could (and should) be saving more than you are already. We’ve got 20% off Contiki Europe trips for next summer – that’s a travelcuts exclusive. But what does 20% really look like? Check out this infographic to … Continue reading What does 20% off Italy look like? (Infographic)

Highlights of Europe

The 21-day Contiki European Experience is a great way to see Europe for the first time! Take a look at Kayla’s highlights from her trip: London With only a limited amount of time in London, I decided to visit the famous Platform 9 3/4! Navigating around the city on the London tube, we arrived at … Continue reading Highlights of Europe

Roaming Venice: Rome to Prague Adventure Part 4

The halfway point of a 10-day tour is bittersweet. You’ve been gone long enough to be in full holiday mode and you’ve gotten to know your tour companions well enough that you’re hanging out like old friends, but the end of the tour is in sight, and that’s a little sad. Well don’t be sad. … Continue reading Roaming Venice: Rome to Prague Adventure Part 4

Touring Tuscany: Rome to Prague Adventure Part 2

After a few days on my own in Rome I joined up with my G Adventures group. There were 15 of us: one young married couple, one set of friends traveling together, two single guys and nine single ladies. (Guys, you should really be doing more tours to meet women.) Our tour guide, Zsofia, was … Continue reading Touring Tuscany: Rome to Prague Adventure Part 2

Rome, If You Want To: Rome to Prague Adventure Part 1

Time for another amazing experience with G Adventures! If you’ve read about my trip to Peru then you know I’m a big fan of the people at G. They’re passionate about sustainable travel, their tour leaders (called CEOs) are energetic and knowledgeable, and they know how to put together a packed itinerary. So although I … Continue reading Rome, If You Want To: Rome to Prague Adventure Part 1