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Handy Hints for Planning a Summer in Europe
Travelling Tips
Europe

Handy Hints for Planning a Summer in Europe

Every Australian should experience a European summer at least once. Explore the best countries to visit (and how to visit them) with Albatross Tours.
Author: Julia Austin
Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Europe
Christmas
Europe

Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Europe

Of the tens of thousands of travel choices you can make these days, this is one you have to do at least once in your life.
Author: Julia Austin
Travelling Tips

Snap Your Way Around Beautiful Europe

Europe is a photographers dream. For your chance to win with Albatross Tours, enter your favourite European photo taken on one of our tours.
Author: Julia Austin
Travelling Tips

A Comprehensive Guide to Surviving Long Flights

Do you have a long-haul flight coming up? Albatross Tours have put together tips for arriving at your destination fresh, rested and healthy after a long flight.
Author: Julia Austin
courtesy of Glenda Knight
Traveller Stories

Traveller Story: Snow Covered Mountains

Glenda travelled on our Christmas in the Slovenian Alps tour in December 2018. She experienced a perfect Christmas with snow covered mountains, Christmas lights, warm log fires and Christmas cheer all around.
Author: Julia Austin
Scandinavia
Winter Wonderland

Northern Lights, Ice Hotels and Huskies

It’s hard to put a finger on exactly why the Northern Lights appeal to us so much. One thing’s for certain, their attraction is far greater than sheer beauty alone.

Author: Julia Austin
Oberammergau
Germany

Experience the Thrill of the Oberammergau Passion Play

We are all accustomed to planning our travel adventures to coincide with certain annual milestones – it might be a particular season, a festival, religious pilgrimage, garden blooms, special occasion, school holidays,

Author: Julia Austin
Berlin
Germany

Must-see Berlin

It is quite simply, one of the world’s great cities. Its colourful, turbulent, chequered recent past adds to the mystique, vibrance and cutting edge cool modern Berlin exudes.
Author: Julia Austin
Christmas
France

Joyeux Noel! Why You Should Celebrate a Traditional Christmas in France

In France, the main event of the holiday season is the Christmas ‘Réveillon’; a long and extravagant dinner enjoyed with family and friends.

Author: Julia Austin
Britain
Scotland

Discover the Best and Hidden Secrets of Britain

There are some places in the world where travel ‘curation’ is virtually essential and Britain is surely one of them.

Author: Julia Austin

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