Looking for absolute R&R, total escape, or just a change of pace? Rudy shares his “personal picks” for a variety of European adventures that are especially entertaining, exhilarating, or challenging. Soar and explore the Loire Valley from above via hot-air-balloon, hike the rugged Italian Dolomite Mountains, and soak in romantic Venice from a gondola on the canal. Enjoy mountain luge rides, golf, amusement parks, country mazes, or just lazing on a sunny beach.
Experience the splendor of San-Remy-de-Provence where Vincent van Gogh painted Starry Night, and the Alpilles Mountains that also served as inspiration for the renowned artist. In Eygalieres, walk with Rudy as he visits the Chapelle Saint-Sixte, and dines on delectable cuisine at Le Bistrot Chez Bru Restaurant.Watch Now >>
Ancient Greek and Roman remnants are more than cold stone, they hold centuries of history and stories. Revisit Rudy’s favorite classical and magical sites around the Mediterranean, including Athens, Delphi, Delos, Paestum, Syracuse, Pompeii, Rome, and Provence.Watch Now >>
Begin this intoxicating tour in Reims, home of the historic cathedral where French kings were crowned. Visit champagne producers, both large and small, in wine country, and shop for fine chocolate in the medieval town of Troyes. Discover Charleville’s tradition of puppetry, and marvel at the Fortress of Sedan, the largest castle in Europe.Watch Now >>