Stories: Europe

Travel Story: Celebrity retreats, past and present, on Lisbon's outskirts

Steve McKenna

From plush palaces to poetic retreats, the scenic fringes of Portugal's capital have drawn everyone from royalty to Lord Byron to Madonna.

Travel Story: Farm-to-table experience with an Austrian twist

Stephen Scourfield

Krumbach Moor provides foraged ingredients for meals at an inspiring Austrian restaurant. 

Travel Story: Austrian architecture: Culture and craftsmanship in Vorarlberg

Stephen Scourfield

Architecture is a big draw for visitors to the Vorarlberg region, in Austria's alpine west. 

The Travel Club Show : Amazing aurora borealis

Staff Writer

Stephen Scourfield has seen the Northern Lights, aurora borealis, in six different countries. He shares some amazing footage, reveals the best place to see the lights and explains how to photograph the incredible effect.

Travel Story: Inside Prince Charles' remote Romanian eco-retreat

Rick Ardon

The Transylvanian village of Zalanpatak is at the end of a dirt road not visible on your car GPS. It doesn’t even have a post office. But it does have a tranquillity that’s fast disappearing in much of Europe.

Arrivals & Departures: Emirates on sale: Fly Perth to Dublin from $1089

Angie Tomlinson

The earlybird airfare joy is certainly not over with Emirates releasing great airfares to Europe.

Travel Story: Geothermal springs and storytelling: Exploring Reykjavik and surrounds

Jean Hudson

From boutiques and bookshops to the Northern Lights, there are distinctive sights aplenty in and around the Icelandic capital. 

Arrivals & Departures: British Airways' earlybird fares: Perth to London return for $1311

Angie Tomlinson

British Airways has launched its earlybird fares on flights from Australia to the United Kingdom and Europe, with deals across economy, premium economy and business classes.

Arrivals & Departures: Rail and sail: Land and sea pairing on the up

Angie Tomlinson

Travellers are increasingly combining a cruise itinerary with a train journey to get the most out of their holidays on land and at sea.

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