Tag: Central Europe

3-Day Art Nouveau Adventure in Central Europe

3-Day Art Nouveau Adventure in Central Europe

The great Austria-Hungarian empire was flourishing in the last portion of the 19th century. With this came a great new art style — Art Nouveau, or “Secession” as it was called in Central Europe. Art Nouveau was a conscious rejection of the grand displays of Neoclassicism and Romanticism that dominated […]

11 Magnificent Castles to visit in Central Europe

11 Magnificent Castles to visit in Central Europe

The term ‘fairytale’ gets thrown around a lot when it comes to Europe’s countless castles, but these fantastic fortifications and wondrous palaces are sure to add some magic to your next holiday. 1. Neuschwanstein Castle The alpha and omega of ‘fairytale’ castles, the whimsical towers of Neuschwanstein were the real-life […]

7 places to blow your mind in Central Europe

7 places to blow your mind in Central Europe

Central Europe snugly fits between Western and Eastern Europe and comprises nine countries all historically, socially and culturally connected. The region is also home to many fascinating visitor sights and with some parts still relatively undiscovered, the area offers up some real gems. 1. A building that has confused many […]