Boasting so much history and culture, Europe is the perfect destination for explorers who want to soak up as many experiences as possible. Find yourself walking the hallways of the Louvre in Paris one minute and crossing canals in Amsterdam the next. Dive off the rocky cliffs of the Amalfi Coast in Italy before diving into history at the Churchill Museum in London. Experience the thermal baths of Budapest and savour a Czech Beer in Prague. Why pick between any of these amazing experiences? Do it all – and more – when you create your own adventure with Monograms in Europe.
Pizza, pasta and picturesque views: amazing Italy needs no introduction. Let us take you to the heart of its beautiful cities as you create your own adventure with Monograms in Italy. Discover the ancient wonders and modern vibrancy of Rome, as you soak in the views of the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain, before getting lost in the many laneways of Via del Corso. Feel the magic of romantic Florence wash over you as you gaze over Michelangelo’s David at the Academy of Fine Arts and admire the medieval Ponte Vecchio. Relish every moment in Venice as you drift down its canals in a gondola or people watch in St. Mark’s Square. You get to choose your own adventure with Monograms in incredible Italy.
Calling all true explorers: the rocky Scottish Highlands, lush Irish landscapes and the sights of Stonehenge await you on a trip to the British Isles. Experience the best of the UK as you explore the British Isles with Monograms. Be energised by the sounds of Big Ben and the buzz of Oxford Circus in London, before zipping over to beautiful Edinburgh in neighbouring Scotland. Breathe in the history of the Scottish Royal Family at Edinburgh Castle, or gaze down at this magical place from the top of Arthur’s Seat. Enjoy Irish hospitality over a pint of Guinness in Dublin before discovering the Book of Kells at Trinity College. For history, sights and culture in tonnes, create your own adventure with Monograms in England, Ireland and Scotland.
From the lights of the Eifel Tower to the sea breeze of the French Riviera, France is a magical adventure waiting to be had. Let us take you to straight to the hot-spots to give you a taste of France you won’t forget. Lose yourself wandering the cobblestoned streets of Paris, enjoy a café au lait near the Arc de Triomphe and walk past the Mona Lisa in the Louvre. Be filled with wonderment as you explore Cours Mirabeau in Aix-en-Provence, where this 17th-century town will charm you with its fountains, elegant homes and famous cafés. Feel energised on the French Riviera, as you sashay down the Promenade des Anglais in Nice or take a day trip to glamourous Cannes. Create your own French adventure with Monograms.
Get a taste of the Mediterranean on a trip to Spain and Portugal with Monograms. Feel alive as you walk down La Rambla in Barcelona, where you’re sure to catch the buzz of this infectious city. Marvel at the beauty of La Sagrada Familia, before being amazed by the unique architecture of Gaudi’s Casa Batlló. Enjoy your first-class train transfer to Madrid, where you’ll soak up Spanish history at the Royal Palace and the Prado Museum. Hop over to Portugal where the panoramic views from the National Pantheon will take your breath away. Indulge in many a pastel de nata – Portugal’s famous tarts – before getting lost in the colours of Porto’s Cais da Ribeira. For the best of the Iberian Peninsula, create your own adventure with Monograms in Spain and Portugal.
Get ready for tulips, bicycles and beautiful moments when you create your own adventure with Monograms in Holland. Nicknamed the ‘Venice of the North,’ you’ll want to spend most of your time in amazing Amsterdam. The best way to soak up this city is through a glass-roofed boat cruise down the canals, where our local experts will share the stories behind Amsterdam’s gable-roofed homes, houseboats and its many iconic sights. Visit the Anne Frank House, where you’ll learn about the Jewish history of the city, before admiring the works of Rembrandt at the world-renowned Rijksmuseum. Break up all the sightseeing with a coffee and a serve of poffertjes – delicious Dutch pancakes – as you enjoy getting lost in Holland.
For lovers of food, culture and architecture, Germany is the perfect place to explore. Explore off the well-trodden path in Munich, where you’ll spend hours admiring the beauty of Nymphenburg Palace and its surrounding parklands, before wandering over to Marienplatz for a pretzel. Fuel your knowledge of German luxury cars at BMW world and wash it all down with a stein in one of the city’s many beer gardens. Visit the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin before making your way to Brandenburg Gate. Discover East Berlin, where the art murals on the old Berlin Wall will take your breath away. Create your own adventure with Monograms in Germany.
History, music and nature: Austria boasts everything a true explorer could ask for. Take it all in and more as you create your own adventure with Monograms in Austria. Discover the magic of Vienna as you lose yourself on its beautiful streets, soaking up the architecture of the Hofburg Palace, the National Theatre and the State Opera House. Experience the magnificent Schönbrunn Palace, former summer residence of the Habsburg Dynasty, before stopping for a slice of apple strudel. Continue your journey to incredible Salzburg, where your Local Host will guide you through Mirabell Gardens, the Great Festival Hall and St. Peter’s Churchyard. Feel the magic in the air as you explore Austria, just the way you like it with Monograms.
Known as the ‘Paris of the East,’ a trip to Budapest is a must for all true explorers. Be blown away by the beauty of this old city as you create your own adventure with Monograms in Hungary. The crown jewel of this Eastern European nation is Budapest, sprawling across both sides of the Danube. Wander down the beautiful cobble-stoned streets to discover the Matthias Coronation Church and the impressive Millennium Monument in Heroes’ Square. Discover the stories of the Square’s heroic men in its semi-circular colonnade. Drive up to Fishermen’s Bastion for magnificent views of the city, before experiencing the beauty of Vajdahunyad and Buda Castles. See and do it all, just the way you like it, with Monograms in Hungary.
Buzzing with history, music and art, feel the creative spirit of the Czech Republic as you create your own adventure with Monograms. The main attraction of this magical country is Prague, its incredible capital city. Follow your feet to see the sights and the stunning architecture of this beautiful city. Begin at Hradcany Castle, the largest in the world. Soak up the history of Staromestske Square, which is surrounded by historic buildings and beautiful churches. Here, you'll find the Astronomical Clock, Prague’s most identifiable icon. Wander across the Charles Bridge and spot Frank Gehry’s Dancing Fred and Ginger Building. Drink down all the culture – alongside all the beer – in the Czech Republic.
Monograms is independent travel that takes all the hassles out of planning and organising your dream holiday. We’ve done all the work to build just the right all-in-one package for you – your choice of the right hotels in the heart of the action, sightseeing, transportation around cities, a Local Host at your destination and much more. We handle all the details so you can enjoy your destination like a local.