As the hub of the South Tyrol, Bolzano offers the chance to sample an unusual Italian-German culture. Toss in some peaceful strolling spots, museums, local markets, vineyards, and scenic hikes, and Bolzano is well worth a visit.
The Tyrol region of Austria is a hiker’s paradise, with nearly 15,000 marked hiking trails and luxurious hiking hotels serving gourmet food.
Visit Portuguese Hill Towns to sample ancient castles, great scenery, locally produced cheeses and wine, & unique lodging.
Austria’s Neusiedler See National Park is a great destination for couples or families. If you want to experience UNESCO-listed landscapes and culture, sample local wines, bike and walk near a beautiful steppe lake, and bird watch, the Neusiedler See National Park is a great find.