Contributor William Ecenbarger straps on his boots and heads out through the fields and meadows of Europe on a walking tour that leads him to some off the beaten track places that few tourists get to enjoy.
Writer Amy Laughinghouse dons a fluffy robe and slippers and offers her body up for treatments at one of Italy's best spa resorts, which just happens to overlook the rolling hills of Tuscany.
TraveLife's Athena Lucero is tempted to join cross-country skiers in one of Europe's premier events but at the last minute elects to watch from the sidelines.
Marc Atchison visits Germany's oldest city, Trier, and passes through the Porta Nigra, the blackened city gate that protects much of its remarkable Roman history.
Heather Hinchcliffe travels to Spain and discovers a visit to the Benedictine monastery that crowns Montserrat is a moving experience you won't soon forget.
Marc Atchison visits the ancient town of Málaga on Spain's sunny Costa del Sol and finds it to be a crossroads of history with lots of wonderful artifacts.
Marc Atchison visits one of the most unique UNESCO World Heritage Sites - a factory that honours the Industrial Age.
Marc Atchison visits a castle and one of the many fairytale towns along the Rhine River.
Marc Atchison spends a day combing the lush gardens and stately rooms of Blenheim Palace, Winston Churchill's birthplace.
Marc Atchison discovers crawling between Edinburgh’s pubs can be very educational.