Month: February 2017

DINING WITH THE STARS AT VENDÔME

Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg near Cologne, Germany, is part of the iNSIDE EUROPE sightsleeping collection. Versailles and Winchester Castle served as architectural models for this unique castle hotel with breathtaking view of the cathedral city of Cologne. In addition to experiencingfive star hospitality in this beautiful setting, we highly recommend a dining experience at the on site…

iNSIDE EUROPE’S TOP FIVE WINE REGIONS IN GERMANY

It may be Oktoberfest time in Germany, but don’t forget that great wines are made in Germany, too. We agree with Forbes Travel Guide that Mosel, Rheinhessen and Baden, are three must-experience destinations for wine lovers, yet, as true Europe Insiders, we have to add a few more to this top list of German wine…

iNSIDE EUROPE’S JOURNEY THROUGH FALL FESTS IN GERMANY

Join iNSIDE EUROPE’s quick journey through some of our favorite fall fests in Southern Germany taking place before, during and after the famous Oktoberfest in München. When you seek a translation for the German proverb “Man muss die Feste feiern, wie sie fallen”, the result is “Christmas comes but once a year”. However, this could…

What is an iNSIDE EUROPE shadow tour?

Repost from Lynne Coopers’ blog LIFE THREE POINT O Shadow Tour: a trip conducted in parallel with a student performance tour that lets family members enjoy student performances without impinging on the independence of the students. Imagine your child’s high school choir is going on an amazing tour of Europe. Just like you wish you could…