- From: 04/25/2019
- For: 31 days
- Landing in: Madrid, Spain
- Returning from: Bari, Italy
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Madrid is where ancient and old meet modern and cosmopolitan, where sightseeing, dancing, and shopping go hand in hand.
2 nightsThu. Apr 25 - Sat. Apr 27
The historical richness of Salamanca's architecture has earned it a status as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Historic Center, Salamanca
Strolling through the historic center takes you through the lovely winding streets, steeped with a delightful character.
Plaza Mayor, Salamanca
This 18C square, the heart of the city, offers a great atmosphere and a fun crowd, all observable from one of numerous cafes.
Old Cathedral, Salamanca
Complementing the adjacent New Cathedral, this Romanesque cathedral features great chapels, colors, and a wonderful lantern tower.
New Cathedral, Salamanca
This beautiful cathedral features Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque elements, testament to the centuries it took to build.
3 nightsSat. Apr 27 - Tue. Apr 30
Famous for its wine, Portugal's second largest city boasts a lovely waterfront and several historical sites and monuments.
One of Porto's most significant landmarks, this 12C cathedral is an architectural collage of striking beauty and historical value.
Serralves Foundation, Porto
A cultural institution, set on an 18ha estate, featuring a park, a contemporary art museum, and a villa.
Ramos Pinto, Porto
A wine cellar owned by one of Porto’s most historic and famous wine producers, it houses a museum and a port tasting room.
Historic Center, Porto
Wander through the cobbled streets of Porto and discover one of Portugal’s historic cities; wine and dine in exquisite venues.
Northern Littoral Natural Park
This unique natural park was created to preserve and maintain the dunes and the wildlife in the area, especially birds and fish.
Alvao Natural Park
Over 7,000 ha of mountainous land, this park is home to waterfalls, granite rock formations, and an abundance of flora and fauna.
2 nightsTue. Apr 30 - Thu. May 02
A picturesque city set on a hill, which offers a wide range of restaurants, cafes, pastry shops, monuments and nightclubs.
University of Coimbra
Established in 1290, it is one of the oldest universities in the world, whose campus houses several impressive historic buildings.
Botanical Garden, Coimbra
An opulent 18C botanical garden, spanning 13ha of greenhouses, herbariums, and unique specimen, all maintained by the university.
Historic Center, Coimbra
Take a pleasant stroll through the ancient streets of Coimbra and discover monuments, museums, shops and eateries on your way.
Praca do Comercio, Coimbra
Enjoy a cup of coffee in one of the many cafes littering this pedestrian square, and admire the surrounding architectural diversity.
1 nightThu. May 02 - Fri. May 03
A coastal town, set on a cliff over a long stretch of sand, popular for its beach, water sports facilities and charming old town.
Besides offering excellent surfing conditions, this Blue Flag beach is also ideal for enjoying a relaxing day sunbathing.
Historic Center, Nazare
Enjoy the fresh ocean breeze as you wander through the picturesque narrow streets of Nazare’s historic center.
Church of Nossa Senhora da Nazare, Nazare
This noted church is decorated with painted tiles depicting biblical scenes, and it boasts twin bell towers and a gorgeous apse.
A series of remarkable grottoes, home to elaborate limestone formations and a neat exhibition of minerals and fossils.
3 nightsFri. May 03 - Mon. May 06
The capital of Portugal, Lisbon is a lively city filled with restaurants, shops, buzzing nightlife, and historical sites.
Hieronymites Monastery, Lisbon
A 16C architectural gem of Manueline art, the UNESCO World Heritage Site monastery features an ornate facade and a peaceful courtyard.
Historic Center, Lisbon
Wander through the lively streets of Lisbon and discover beautiful architecture, historical sites, and stunning viewpoints.
Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon
An art museum displaying a vast collection of ancient Oriental and Classical art, as well as 11C-20C European art.
Palace of the Marquises, Lisbon
A 17C palace, formerly used as hunting pavilion, it boasts a 16C chapel and beautiful artwork decorating the different rooms.
Its structures melt into the wild natural surroundings, this 16C convent embodies the spirit of the minimalism its order practiced.
Pena National Palace
A majestic 19C Romanticist hilltop palace, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
2 nightsMon. May 06 - Wed. May 08
Granada is simply spectacular, with its Moorish history and culture beautifully preserved to this very day.
Stunningly beautiful, this 9C fortress complex boasts an array of architectural styles, several palaces, and a rich medieval air.
An elegant 14C residential palace, boasting lush gardens, water features at every turn, and stately pavilions.
Palace of Charles V, Granada
This 16C palace is superbly designed with its two-story courtyard, also housing two excellent museums.
Royal Chapel, Granada
Erected by the Catholic monarchy, this 16C chapel features fantastic mausoleums, superb Gothic architecture, and an art museum.
2 nightsWed. May 08 - Fri. May 10
While Valencia retains a pride and tight connection to its past, it also is extremely modernized in its demeanor and culture.
Old Town, Valencia
Begin exploring Old Valencia by having breakfast or lunch in the friendly and bustling Mare de Deu Plaza.
City of Arts and Sciences, Valencia
This expansive complex includes an opera hall, an interactive science museum, and the largest aquarium in Europe.
The Valencia beach is popular for its sand, sun, and surf, with some areas offering amenities and others more tranquil.
Museum of Fine Arts, Valencia
Housed in a 17C palace, this museum hosts a wealth of medieval artworks, as well as sculptures, archaeological findings, and more.
1 nightFri. May 10 - Sat. May 11
A vibrant metropolis set on the Mediterranean Sea, famed for its brilliant architecture, rich culture, and captivating history.
Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
Recognized as the masterpiece of Antoni Gaudi, this incomplete church is an exquisite blend of Gothicism and Art Nouveau.
Gothic Quarter, Barcelona
In the heart of the city center, this historic quarter is full of Gothic architectural gems, as well as artifacts dating to the 4C.
Guell Park, Barcelona
A marvel of landscaping by Antoni Gaudi, this park blends lush gardens with architectural curios, and is full of whimsical statues.
Historic Center, Barcelona
The center remains the heart of Barcelona, combining historic sites and cultural monuments with cafes, shops, and fun activities.
2 nightsSat. May 11 - Mon. May 13
Known for its famous "Promenade des Anglais", this port city boasts a rich cultural life and a profusion of modern artworks.
St. Michel Plateau, Nice
The Plateau St-Michel offers some beautiful views over Nice and the Bay of Angels, take your time and enjoy this lovely promenade.
St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Nice
Western Europe's largest Eastern Orthodox church was built to honor Nicholas Alexandrovich, Tsarevich of Russia who died in Nice.
Historic Center, Nice
Stroll the narrow streets and relax in a cafe terrace, from which you can do some people watching.
Matisse Museum, Nice
Housed in the 17C Villa des Arenes, this museum holds one of the largest collections of Matisse works in the world.
2 nightsMon. May 13 - Wed. May 15
A small historic city well-known for its culinary produce, as well as lovely natural surroundings and a few notable cultural curios.
Old Town, Parma
Stroll through Parma's historic center, visit the small shops for some souvenirs, and be sure to sample the famed local prosciutto.
While bearing an unremarkable Romanesque facade, this 12C cathedral boasts exquisite frescoes and various artworks.
Palazzo della Pilotta, Parma
This large ducal complex is centered upon three courtyards, and now houses museums, a theater, an art school, and a gallery.
Stone of Bismantova
A striking rock formation reaching the height of over 1,000m, boasting a national park and an array of tropical vegetation.
2 nightsWed. May 15 - Fri. May 17
A cultural hub throughout its history, this major port boasts fascinating landmarks, a great culinary scene, and vibrant nightlife.
Historic Center, Trieste
Explore the chic and beautiful streets of this city center, admiring the architecture, hunting for souvenirs, and visiting cafes.
Roman Ruins, Trieste
Strewn throughout the city, these remnants of the ancient Roman city feature an amphitheater, several temples, churches, and a gate.
Risiera di San Sabba, Trieste
Erected in 1913, this complex served as a concentration and transition camp during WWII, and now houses a small museum about the period.
2 nightsFri. May 17 - Sun. May 19
Rich with fascinating history, architectural diversity, great beaches, and a superb atmosphere, this city is a must for any traveler.
Historic Center, Zadar
Trace the old city walls, visit the abundant market, or simply roam the streets of this center, full of fine buildings and lively cafes.
Church of St. Donatus, Zadar
Iconic of the city and one of Croatia's most famous churches, this massive 9C pre-Romanesque gem boasts superb acoustics.
St. Mary's Church, Zadar
A remarkable 11C church adjacent to a monastery, featuring an exhibit of gold and silver artifacts and boasting a fascinating history.
Although near the city's center, feel like you've left civilization far behind at this relaxing rocky Croatian beach.
2 nightsSun. May 19 - Tue. May 21
With its dramatic scenery, a wealth of historic sites, quaint streets, and marvelous beaches, this vibrant city is a superb destination.
Historic Center, Dubrovnik
Stroll through the city center, rich in history and cultural relics, and enjoy the many landmarks dotting the ancient streets.
City Walls, Dubrovnik
Trace the city's medieval fortifications in their circuit around the Old Town, enjoying incredible views and nearby landmarks.
Fort Lovrijenac, Dubrovnik
Perched on a cliff jutting into the Adriatic Sea, this beautiful 11C stronghold serves as a theater during the annual Dubrovnik Festival.
Onofrio's Fountains, Dubrovnik
Great for people-watching, this 15C ornate fountain once supplied water to the entire city and now serves a nice piece of local history.
2 nightsTue. May 21 - Thu. May 23
A destination in Italy frequented by few tourists.
Molfetta Historic Center
Stroll through Molfetta's town center and absorb the local
Castel del Monte
Located on a small hill, this uniquely constructed fortress dates to the 13C and affords lovely views of the surrounding area.
Craco Ghost Town
Abandoned in the 1980s due to natural disasters, this ancient town dates to the 6C BC and retains a unique almost-biblical scenery.
A most striking town, Matera seems to hail straight from the middle ages, rich in churches, fine buildings, and history.
2 nightsThu. May 23 - Sat. May 25
The biggest city in the region, with an impressive historic center, good food, beaches, and vibrant nightlife.
Historic Center, Bari
Roam through the winding narrow streets of this wonderful historic center, taking in the ambiance and enjoying the medieval scenery.
Basilica di San Nicola, Bari
Serving as an important Catholic pilgrimage destination, this 12C Romanesque cathedral features fine decorations and a museum.
Castello Svevo, Bari
This 12C castle is a medieval gem, boasting a moat and most of its original construction in a well-preserved state.
Dating to the 13C, this city's chief cathedral features stately Romanesque architecture and fine decorative details.