What We Love About Europe
On The Destination
- Strolling along Unter den Linden from the Brandenburg Gate to the half-dismantled Palast der Republik—which leads past Humboldt University, Museum Island, the State Opera, the Berlin Cathedral, and the Old National Gallery and Neue Wache.
- An afternoon in Berlin-Mitte’s charming Scheunenviertel—once a Jewish ghetto, now an arty hub bursting with galleries, boutiques, and cafes.
- Dining alfresco in one of the city’s fabulous outdoor eateries—like Schleusenkrug in the Tiergarten, Schoenbrunn in Volkspark Friedrichshain, or Nola’s in Weinbergspark.
In their new book For the Love of Italy: Rural Pleasures and Hotel Estates (Clarkson Potter; $60), Marella Caracciolo and Oberto Gili travel from the tip of northern Italy to the southern Salento region to the island of Sicily in search of authentic and often overlooked places to stay. The result... More
Choose among the Luxury Link selection of Europe luxury hotels, and begin a journey of discovery. A continent of infinite history and culture, a land of picturesque coastlines, mountains and rolling hills dotted with wineries and centuries-old towns and cosmopolitan centers as extraordinary now as they were a thousand years ago, Europe inspires the imagination like few places on Earth. Italy, the French Riviera, Paris, London, the Amalfi Coast, Greece -- the very names conjure images of spectacular cities and landscapes, gorgeous beaches, Alpine vistas, and charming Mediterranean isles. No matter which corner of Europe you choose, you'll find a wealth of things to do and possible trip itineraries for a perfect luxury vacation.
If it's the cosmopolitan attractions of London you seek, then a stay at one of the city's prestigious luxury hotels, near the sights of central London, is in order. From Convent Garden and Regent's Park to Soho, Westminster and Trafalgar Square, guests of these central London luxury hotels will have the city's leading landmarks within easy reach. On the Mediterranean side of the continent, the 5-star resorts ranging from Portugal and Spain, across the French Riviera and along the spectacular coast of Italy boast prime relaxation and sightseeing. Fancy yachting and snorkeling along the sparkling Greek Isles? There are exquisite luxury resorts on Santorini that could be your home base for just such excursions. Venture to the glorious cultural capitals like Munich, Zurich and Prague in the Europe's scenic interior, and you'll find hotels here too to ensure that your Europe luxury vacation is as incredible as possible.
Pick from this carefully curated selection of Europe hotel deals as your first step in a grand luxury vacation of a lifetime.