This edition of Europe String’s weekly round up is brought to you by the letter D and G. As in Doing Good– and that’s exactly what Passports with Purpose is doing this year. If you haven’t already seen this, go check it out. Over 50 bloggers donated $100+ gifts to be raffled off at $10 a ticket, and all proceeds go to Heifer International, a charity that works on eliminating hunger worldwide. I donated a pretty cool REI backpack and travel towel, but there are so many amazing prizes, you’ll just have to go look and see.
Ahhh… a hot sauna in Europe. What could be better? Viator Travel blog runs down the best spots to get your steam on.
Wishing I was in Italy for Christmas… Culinary Diva describes the sumptuous feast and her attempts to keep up!
Hmm, I also wish I was in Munich, Germany for the Christkindlmarkt (annual Christmas Market). Looks chilly but fun.
When I was in Madrid, I had such a hard time partying– they don’t start until 1 AM! But if you want to be cool in Madrid, you gotta know not just where to go, but when.
Thinking of moving abroad? Check out what an apartment in Prague looks like. Love, love, love those views!
Want to ski Europe this winter? Um, me too. So, here’s some great tips on how to do it for less.
Coming soon… low fare alerts for over 500 airlines– FINALLY in one place. Why you should use Fare Compare from Budget Travel.
Is your travel pro a thief? Here’s how to know from Elliott.org. (Yikes! One person stole $75K before they were caught
Fares to Europe, continue to be super low. How long will this last? Well, I’m starting to get an itchy trigger finger, and may purchase my ticket in the next few weeks.
|Latest Sales & Specials||Travel Dates|
|$492 & up — Roundtrip Flights to Spain, incl. Taxes |
|Through March 25|
|$294 & Up – Holiday Fares to Prague, Vienna, Tel Aviv & more |
|Select December travel dates|
|$223 & up — Sale Fares to Europe; Travel into Spring |
|Dec. 24 – April 2|
|$447-$499 — Tax-Inclusive Europe Fares (Roundtrip) |
|$198 & up — Fly to London from Across the US |
Virgin Atlantic Airways
|Select dates through March 22|
|$219 & up — Fly Across Europe from New York City |
|Through April 2|
|$750 & up — Fly Business Class to Europe over the Holidays |
|Depart by Jan. 9|
|$155 & up — Save on Tickets to Europe |
|Travel dates: Select dates through Feb, 20|
Next round up: December 28th. Submit an article.
Italian Christmas Kitchen