Island Travel in Europe

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Island Travel in Europe Photo by Ninad Chaudhari

Traditionally, the Europe travel packages are known for their humongous historical landmarks, churches, the legendary art, shopping temptations, and scenic landscapes. But, European islands are making wave on travel scene as many youngsters want to explore new, exciting and enjoyable countries. European islands easily top that list because of their beaches, landmarks and exotic couture.

Thus, before you pack and head out for one of the many popular leisure travel packages, here are some islands worth considering:

Gozo:

Located in the Mediterranean Sea, Gozo belongs to the Maltese islands. Though, Gozo is a part of Malta Archipelago, it has its own personality. Victoria; the capital of Gozo flaunts the ancient citadel while the simplicity and serenity of Gozo is more evident in the villages like Ghajnsielem, Qala, Nadur, Għarb, Għasri, Masalforn and Xlendi. 

This is a stunning yet laid-back environment, and is exquisitely filled with stunning memories. While Gozo has every element of the perfect island leisure holiday, it has something more too. You will love the beaches and scuba diving sites into its pristine blue waters as well as its historic footprint – the churches, citadels and UNESCO world heritage sites. This island has the lazy and fun culture of food, partying till late night and hiking around. It has the magic and the innocence of bygone era.

Santorii:

It is one of the most popular Greek islands. Located right in the middle of the Greek islands, it is an attractive destination that comes with a lot of travel experience. An active volcano resides on this island and the beautiful Cycladic houses align with the island’s cliff top creating a tropical delight. You can go on wine testing on the island or check out the Ancient Thira from 9th century, Ancient Akrotiri and several museums and art galleries that lift you closer to the Greek culture.  You can also go for a helicopter ride that shows you true beauty of this island. The sun kissed beaches and charming little villages make a perfect lazy leisure travel package.

Tenerife:

This is one of the most popular and the largest of the Canary Islands. Whether you want to check out the architecture, the natural beauty of Loro Parque, Parque Garcia Sanabria or Pico Viejo, it is up to you. This island has exquisite water sports like surfing, wind surfing, speed boating, jet skiing,

So, if you want to mix the leisure of island travel package with magic of Europe, visit some of these gorgeous islands in your next Europe travel package.

Author's Profile

Ninad Chaudari is an avid travel enthusiast. He recently travelled to Europe and explored all the local sights, adventure activities, food and the hotels. On his Cox & King special Europe travel package, he had some unforgettable travel experiences. He believes that the best way to enjoy international travel packagesis to live in the moment and relish it all.


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