When it comes to beach vacations European seaside towns usually don't spring to mind. But these beaches offer more than just a pretty view and a stretch of sand. From coast-to-coast you will find stunning scenery with a mix of history and culture. The best part? It's easy to add on a quick trip to a neighboring European capital for a little city excursion, too.
Whether you’re taking a trip to Europe this summer for real - or just in your mind - you can still enjoy the culture through Europe’s wonderful wine offerings. Since summer is coming (in theory anyway!), warmer temperatures usually drive people to white wine which is the focus of these selections chosen by Houlahan Travel's wine expert, Stacy Dalton.
According to the IRS, the average tax refund this year will come in just a few dollars over $3000. Just enough to plan a great escape. Whether you want to run away by yourself, hit the road with your family in tow, or grab a few friends and sit in the sun these six vacations are only waiting for you to say take me away... Where will you go?