Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Europe Travel News

News on Europe Travel continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

This combination of 2010 and 2014 photos shows British Chancellor Alistair Darling and Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Alistair Darling, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England, London, United Kingdom Travel, Cambridgeshire County, England

5 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

Lypiatt Park open to the public to mark centenary of Lynn Chadwick's birth

THE family of celebrated English sculptor Lyn Chadwick are opening Lypiatt Park estate for a one-off public event to mark 100 years since his birth.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Paris, Italy Travel, Italy Travel

9 hrs ago | BBC News

Police trace missing sex offender

Mark King, 42, was required by law to check in with officers but had not been seen since 14 July.

Comment?

Related Topix: Edinburgh, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Australia, World News, Oceania, Grampian County, Scotland,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

Barcelona fights back against drunk, naked tourists

A record tourism year may be a boost for Spain's struggling economy, but in one corner of Barcelona residents are furious about drunken holidaymakers and a new fad for carousing naked in public.

Comment?

Related Topix: Barcelona, Spain Travel, Travel, Spain Travel

Wall Street Journal

Eurailing Around Europe---As an Adult

WHEN I WAS 15 years old, with a summer and $100 to spare, I bought an unlimited Eurail ticket, a little brown booklet that let me visit as many Western European destinations as I could manage in a month.

Comment?

Related Topix: ABBA, Pop/Rock, Berlin, Germany Travel, Travel, Germany Travel

This is Local London

A woman is gearing up to walk 15 miles throughout the night to raise money for charity.

Samantha Veal, from Colindale, is taking part in her sixth Maggie's Culture Crawl, a walk through central London which visits landmarks and cultural spots, on Friday, September 19. It will raise money for Maggie's, a charity which runs centres around the UK to support people affected by cancer.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel

This is Local London

What's on this bank holiday weekend

Vibe's Angie Quinn takes a look at some of the best things going on in south east London and north Kent this bank holiday, so you won't be stuck for things to see and do for the whole family.

Comment?

Related Topix: United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, London, United Kingdom Travel, Blues, Jools Holland, Home Gardening, Home, New York, Family, Kids

CBC News

Iceland volcano: Bardarbunga shaken by 3 earthquakes

Three big earthquakes have shaken the area of an Icelandic volcano, local media report, as some two hundred emergency workers and other professionals prepare for a massive eruption.

Comment?

Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Travel, World News, Arctic Region, Iceland, Iceland Travel

The Daily Star

Ukraine: Russian aid convoy is a 'direct invasion'

KAVKAZ, Ukraine: Russia sent dozens of aid trucks into rebel-held eastern Ukraine Friday without Kiev's approval, saying its patience had worn out with the Ukrainian government's stalling tactics.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Ukraine Travel, Kiev, Ukraine Travel

This Is London

Conflicts hit tourists' spending sprees in the UK

Spending by overseas visitors to the UK has dropped to a five-year low as the strong pound and escalating conflicts around the world scuppered spending sprees.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Suria

Tourism tanks in Crimea under the...

Restaurant owner Galina Anchukova looks out across the seaside promenade in sunny Feodosia, with its straggle of strolling tourists, and sees a wasted financial opportunity.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, Travel, Ukraine Travel,

Evening Sun

West Manchester teen, deaf since birth, heads to college

Bradley Speck, left, communicates with his mother, Karin Davies, during the last half-hour of packing up for college at their home in West Manchester Township.

Comment?

Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Rochester Institute of Technology, Travel, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Swindon Advertiser

Coaches have profited from chaos on railways

NATIONAL Express has seen a seven per cent year-on-year jump in bookings on coach serbices this weeked following the announce-ment that engineering works are set to cause disruption to trains.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Hindustan Times

Suicide tourism to Switzerland doubled in 4 yrs Indian went there to die in 2011

Germans and Britons make up the bulk of the numbers opting to come to Switzerland to end their lives through assisted suicide, while the case of one Indian 'suicide tourist' has also been recorded in 2011, according to a new study.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Switzerland Travel

Romsey Advertiser

Volcano travel impact played down

When Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano erupted in 2010, spewing ash into the atmosphere, European air space was shut down for six days UK aviation chiefs are confident air travellers will not face the severe ash cloud disruption of 2010 should Iceland's current at-risk volcano Bardarbunga erupt.

Comment?

Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Travel, Iceland Travel, World News, Iceland, Geology, Science

Wall Street Journal

Rise in Visitors to Switzerland for Assisted Suicide

The number of people traveling to Switzerland for assistance with suicide grew by more than a third between 2008 and 2012, according to a preliminary analysis published Wednesday in the Journal of Medical Ethics.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Switzerland Travel

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sunday Herald

From Russia with cash, the tourist economy is booming

AN influx of Russian tourists has helped Scotland become a booming hotspot for visitor spending, with tills ringing up far faster growth than in London.

Comment?

Related Topix: Scotland, New Zealand Travel, Travel, New Zealand Travel, Pacific Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Travel, Edinburgh, New Zealand Travel, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Ealing Times

Millions to spend bank holiday away

More than two million Britons will head overseas for the bank holiday weekend, with those staying at home having to contend with busy roads and disrupted rail journeys.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, North America Travel, Travel, Mexico Travel, Barcelona, Spain Travel, Spain Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Alamogordo Daily News

Holloman Gears Up for Oktoberfest

Officials with the German Air Force and the 49th Wing are preparing for the 18th annual Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, Sept.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Germany Travel

Carrickfergus Today

PIPS to hold fundraising screening in Carrick as tribute to Robin Williams

PIPS, the suicide and self-harm prevention charity, in conjunction with Carrick and Larne Omniplexes, hopes to raise much-needed funds with a screening of the Oscar-winning 1997 movie Good Will Hunting.

Comment?

Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, Ireland Travel, United Kingdom, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland, Life, Charity

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••