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Travel Index - Mainland Europe

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On each destination page, the main text describes what each location can offer the over-50 traveller. The Travel Facts panel lists out key information details such as Coming Events, Health, age-related discounts etc.


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Travel and Holidays in laterlife is edited by Edited by award winning travel writers, broadcasters and photographers Hugh Taylor and Moira McCrossan

Hugh and Moira bring their extensive experience to bear to provide an over 50s flavour to each of the destinations they describe.

 


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Central & Eastern Europe

France

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Italy

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Portugal

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Spain

Switzerland

Turkey

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AUSTRIA

SALZBURG - Celebrating Mozart

SALZKAMMERGUT - Sounds of Music with plenty of salt



VIENNA - Waltzing around the capital


BALKAN COUNTRIES

DUBROVNIK -  Star city of the Adriatic

ISTRIA makes a come-back

 

MACEDONIA - Mini Switzerland of the Balkans


BALTIC COUNTRIES

ESTONIA - plenty to sing about

HELSINKI - go when the sun shines

LATVIA - Varied weekend in Riga 

LITHUANIA - The bumpy road to Vilnius


BELGIUM

BELGIUM - Flanders in a nutshell

ANTWERP for Rubens and rocks

BRUGES - fast track to the Middle Ages

BRUSSELS - visiting a Grande Place 

FLANDERS - Visit Ypres for Flanders Fields

GHENT - A central base for Belgium's art cities


Central & EASTERN EUROPE

BUDAPEST - Try a short brek

KRAKOW - the pub capital of Poland

MOSCOW - See the transformation for yourself

PRAGUE - Pulling back the Czech curtain

SLOVAKIA - for old-time price levels


FRANCE

ALSACE – Horizons d’Alsace for accommodation, walking cycling food and wine holidays.

ALSACE – Mulhouse - Festivals and Car museum

ANNECY - French coach touring by TGV train

BORDEAUX – Learn abount Wine Tasting

BRITTANY COAST - St Malo and the Emerald Coast

BURGUNDY - Go cruising by luxury barge

CARCASSONNE - French Fairy Tale City

CHAMPAGNE TRAIL starting at Troyes

LOIRE VALLEY - The Garden of France

MENTON - where lemon trees bloom year-round

NICE - exploring the Riviera

PARIS - Open season for loving

PARIS - See it dressed up for Christmas

PARIS - Touring the city by bike

 

GERMANY

BERLIN - the sparkling face-lift

GERMAN XMAS MARKETS visit Cologne and Aachen

HAMBURG - Much more than strip shows

RHINE - Enjoy a classic Rhine/Moselle cruise


GREECE

ATHENS - Centre yourself

HALKIDIKI  - the secret Greek paradise


HOLLAND

HOLLAND-BIKES - Geared up for cycling

HOLLAND-BULBS - Flower-lovers' special

 

ITALY

ITALY CUISINE - Finding your way around the menu

BOLOGNA - Where to Eat and the truth about Spaghetti Bolagnese

CAPENA- Picturesque village just North of Rome

FRASCATI - Wine tasting

NAPLES - What to see and do

SORRENTO - Where to stay - The Grand Hotel Aminta

ROME - doing as the Romans do

ROME - Walking in the Eternal City

ROME - The Vatican, Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Basilica

TRENTINO - on sunny side of the Alps

TURIN - Viewing the Turin Shroud

TUSCANY - Tasting the flavour

VENICE - City without wheels


MEDITERRANEAN

CYPRUS - enjoy the off-season sunshine

GIBRALTAR - fortress into tourist resort

LUXOR - Luxury living and the pharaohs

MALLORCA - Breakaway to the Spanish grandee rural life

TUNISIA - the sandy-beach oasis.


PORTUGAL

PORTUGAL - Touring from Oporto to Lisbon;


SCANDINAVIA

FAROES - In the footsteps of Tim Severin and St Brendan

 

SPAIN

CATALONIA - the inland and coastal riches

COSTA BRAVA - finding peace along the coast

MADRID - why you should go off-season

MALLORCA - Breakaway to the Spanish grandee rural life

GALACIA - Historic Santiago de Compostela


SWITZERLAND

SWISS RAIL -  running like clockwork

 

TURKEY

TURKEY - The south coast paradise of Oludeniz and Lykiaworld

ISTANBUL - Learn belly-dancing

 


 

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