In some way or another, Europe has been shaping and influencing our world for thousands of years.

Musing over the philosophies of Ancient Greece, taking a train through the French countryside, or sharing a pint of Guinness with a new friend in an Irish pub…often the diverse range of experiences and the far-reaching history of Europe can seem overwhelming.

Here you can narrow down your itinerary, find out what it’s like to explore the Catacombs of Paris and even learn the best cities to avoid on New Year’s Eve. You might even find you’ll want to study the art of gelato in Italy.