Your perfect vacation begins in Europe, a timeless place infused with the luxury, ambiance, and character of past and present. The ancient wonders, renaissance cities, and the unspoiled beauty of mountains, seas, and beaches await you. Enjoy sunny beaches on the romantic Greek Islands or along Spain's Mediterranean coast; the museums in Paris, Madrid, Berlin, Vienna or Florence; or tour ancient castles and archaeological ruins in Great Britain, Italy, or Eastern Europe.

5 Star Europe Resorts presents luxury resorts, all-inclusive resorts, and vacation villa rentals at Europe's grandest destinations featuring world class service fit for royalty and the best hospitality you will find anywhere in the world.


5 Star Resorts - Featured Europe Resorts View Our Featured 5 Star Europe Resorts
5 Star Resorts - Europe Resorts View All Our Great 5 Star Europe Resorts
5 Star Europe Resorts - Air Travel Book Airfare with the Lowest Rates
5 Star Europe Resorts - Rental Cars Book Rental Cars with the Lowest Rates
5 Star Europe Resorts - Villa Rentals Save with Villa Rentals Direct from Owners
Our Sponsors
5 Star Travel Center - Online Airline, Hotel, & Rental Car Reservations
Mayan Resorts - Acapulco, Cancun, Nuevo Vallarta, Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta, and Puerto Penasco Mexico
5 Star Luxury Resorts in Mexico
5 Star Cruise Ships - Online Reservations - Great Prices on all the Major Cruise Lines


European Vacation Villas

Rent vacation villas direct from owners and save even more.

5 Star Europe Resorts - Cuendet by Wyndham Villa Rentals in Scenic Italy, France, Spain, and other countries.
5 Star Europe Resorts - Novasol Holiday Cottages in Denmark & 20 Other Countries
5 Star Europe Resorts - Bungalow.net Beautiful holiday homes, bungalows, chalets, cottages and even castles.

Featured Resorts

Hotel De Paris
Built in 1864, The Hotel De Paris Is The Epitome Of Luxury And Elegance Set Directly On The Place Du Casino, Right Across The Famous Casino De Monte Carlo, It Is The Ideal Place To Stay And Enjoy Monte Carlo At Its Best. With Its Two Michelin Starred Restaurants, The World Famous Louis Xv Alain Ducasse And The Grill Set On The Eighth Floor Of

   Learn More

Hotel De Paris
Melia Sancti Petri
Hotel Danieli
Mystique Santorini
Hotel De Crillon

Online Airfare, Hotel, and Rental Car Reservations
Last Minute Travel Specials
The Latest CNN Travel News
The Latest USA Today Travel News
The Latest NY Times Travel News
The Latest ESL Travel News
Lots More Travel Resources
Misc Travel Destinations & News
Our Travel Partners

Quick Resort Seaafricarch
By Region  
By Country  
By Locality  
By Keyword  


 








Latest Travel News from CNN


CNN.com - RSS Channel - App Travel Section

11/06/2017 03:40 AM
World's 'most excellent' airline named
Air New Zealand gets regular kudos for innovating everything from in-flight services to safety videos, its funky films featuring Hobbits and other famous Kiwis.

11/13/2018 10:36 PM
Why travelers are crashing Indian weddings
Always fantasized about attending a big blow-out India wedding, complete with days of celebration, delicious food, vibrant interiors and spectacular clothing?

11/14/2018 05:20 AM
Ski down the roof of this new Swiss hotel
Until now, skiing off hotel roofs has been an exploit reserved for James Bond stunt doubles and drunken fools with a penchant for plaster casts.

11/13/2018 07:28 PM
Bangkok's new $1.65 billion mega attraction
Pack your travel bags, grab your credit cards.

11/13/2018 02:55 AM
Cliff-jumping off Ireland's Atlantic coast
If someone told you to jump into an often tumultuous and always frigid North Atlantic Ocean from a 30-foot-high cliff in Ireland, would you do it?

11/15/2018 09:01 AM
Why some women won't eat out alone
Taking myself out to a local Japanese restaurant for dinner shouldn't have been a big deal, but it became one before I even picked up my chopsticks.

11/08/2018 06:58 PM
A hotel with emotion-themed rooms
Smoking or nonsmoking? One bed or two? Street view or garden view? When it comes to choosing a hotel room, some people let their hearts make the decision.

11/07/2018 06:13 PM
Five dances that capture the magic of India
Whether it's lyrical movements, classical Indian style or a hip-hop take on the wildly popular Bollywood genre, dance is, without a doubt, one of the great visual icons of India.

11/07/2018 09:12 AM
Mayakoba: A relaxing vacation realized
I wanted to take my family on a relaxing vacation. Note that I didn't say an exciting vacation, or a mind-broadening one. I just wanted something easy.

11/07/2018 08:31 AM
Stinky fruit grounds Indonesian plane
A cargo of durian caused an Indonesian plane to be temporarily grounded after passengers complained about the fruit's room-clearing stench in the cabin.








Latest Travel News from USA Today


GANNETT Syndication Service

11/16/2018 03:04 PM
First look: United shows off its first Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner
The Dulles show-and-tell marked the first time that United has showed off the interior of the aircraft, which it took delivery of just two weeks ago.
     
 
 

11/16/2018 06:18 AM
The 5 types of people who should visit Disneyland at Christmas. Are you one of them?
Christmas now is the most intricate season at Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure. Here are five types of people who should go visit.
     
 
 

11/15/2018 11:55 AM
9 nudist destinations where you can take it all off
These nude beaches and resorts range from the hidden to the luxurious — and they all offer the chance to strip away your worries ... and your clothes.
     
 
 

11/16/2018 06:21 AM
Toddler triggers bottle smash as Symphony of the Seas christened in Miami
The new world's largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas, was christened late Thursday in Miami in a lively celebration.
     
 
 

11/16/2018 02:40 AM
Therapy gators? Reptiles join the mix at New Orleans airport
Passengers at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport can now interact with baby alligators in the baggage claim area.
     
 
 

11/15/2018 06:19 AM
Photo tour: Classic Florida at Boca Raton Resort & Club
The opulent Boca Raton Resort & Club, which opened in 1926 as the Cloister Inn, sits on 356 acres in south Palm Beach County.
     
 
 

11/16/2018 08:51 AM
Allegiant adds 10 new routes, announces major Florida expansion
Allegiant revealed 10 new nonstop routes and a major expansion in Sarasota, Florida. Nine of the 10 new routes are to the Sarasota-Bradenton airport.
     
 
 

11/16/2018 01:24 PM
Is SeaWorld mounting a comeback? New rides boost attendance as 'Blackfish' turmoil fades
SeaWorld is gaining ground with new attractions that have nothing to do with the killer whales that defined its identity for decades.
     
 
 

11/15/2018 11:14 AM
Want to live in a hotel? This luxury suite in London could be yours for $14 million
The top-floor, four-bedroom apartment part of The Corinthia Residences is located at 10 Whitehall Place, adjacent to the five-star Corinthia Hotel.
     
 
 

11/14/2018 05:34 AM
World's best cruise lines: U.S. News & World Report's 2019 award winners
U.S. News & World Report has unveiled its sixth annual rankings of the best cruise lines in several categories. Brands ranked include Carnival and Royal Caribbean.
     
 
 

Top Of USA Today Section

 

USATODAY - Today In the Sky

06/19/2017 08:04 PM
Allegiant : 28 new routes, 3 new cities part of its biggest expansion ever
Allegiant bills news as “largest-ever announcement of new service in the company’s history.”
      
 
 

06/18/2017 08:52 PM
Weather delays: Monday turned out to be a terrible day to fly
Air travelers faced major headaches Monday afternoon as a long line thunderstorms blocked flight paths from New England to the Gulf Coast. 
      
 
 

06/20/2017 03:48 AM
Qatar Airways CEO warns of 'lasting wound' from 'blockade'
CEO: Fliers are returning and again using Qatar as aviation hub after initial hit to business.
      
 
 

06/18/2017 07:03 PM
Paris Air Show day 1: A bigger 737, huge Airbus order and the president
See all the stories that made news from the opening day of the Paris Air Show.
      
 
 

06/19/2017 02:59 AM
Boeing unveils a bigger 737 in fight against Airbus
Boeing's plans for 'stretched' version of its 737 Max aircraft came at the Paris Air Show.
      
 
 

06/19/2017 12:24 AM
Paris Air Show 2017: Airbus lands first big deal on Monday
Airbus has clinched a deal for 100 single-aisle A320neo planes in its first big move at the show.
      
 
 

06/19/2017 12:36 AM
Paris Air Show: What to look for in 2017
Boeing-Airbus rivalry will again be huge, but there are other interesting story lines.
      
 
 

06/15/2017 06:37 PM
New era of budget travel? Norwegian begins Boeing 737 flights to Europe
Discount airline will be flying 12 Boeing 737 routes to Europe from small U.S. airports by fall.
      
 
 

06/16/2017 05:12 AM
Name that airport ... (Bangkok Suvarnabhumi)
UPDATE: The photo in this week's "name that airport" post is of Thailand's Suvarnabhumi Airport near Bangkok. 
      
 
 

06/16/2017 12:00 AM
Spirit Airlines adds new routes from Pittsburgh, Hartford
The budget carrier is growing at two of its newest cities with more flights to Florida.
      
 
 

Top Of USA Today Section

 

GANNETT Syndication Service

11/15/2018 06:19 AM
Photo tour: Classic Florida at Boca Raton Resort & Club
The opulent Boca Raton Resort & Club, which opened in 1926 as the Cloister Inn, sits on 356 acres in south Palm Beach County.
      
 
 

11/12/2018 01:30 PM
Los Angeles hotels: TripAdvisor's best value picks for November
These Los Angeles hotels have high ratings on TripAdvisor. And they are under $300 a night.
      
 
 

11/14/2018 07:34 AM
9 Caribbean resorts that should be on your bucket list
Everyone has their own bucket list of destinations, like Machu Picchu and the Grand Canyon. But hotels deserve a see-before-you-die checklist, too.
      
 
 

11/16/2018 05:51 AM
Chinese authorities inspect hotels after video exposes unsanitary cleaning practices
International chains like the Waldorf Astoria and Park Hyatt apologized and promised to review their cleaning procedures after a viral video showed maids at their Chinese properties using dirty towels to clean rooms.
      
 
 

11/14/2018 08:40 AM
Los Angeles hotels offer free and discounted rooms to wildfire evacuees
Hotels around Los Angeles are opening their doors to those who lost their homes in the Southern California fires or are still under evacuation orders.
      
 
 

11/12/2018 12:27 PM
Los Angeles hotels with great deals in November
      
 
 

11/07/2018 10:00 AM
These hotels go all out when it comes to Christmas spirit
If the idea of hosting the entire family for Christmas this year seems like a drag, you can still get in the holiday spirit by staying in one of these hotels. Buzz60's Susana Victoria Perez has more.
      
 
 

11/07/2018 07:11 AM
Hotels in the USA and Caribbean get major renovations
As the holidays draw near, many hotels are expanding and upgrading to welcome vacationing crowds.
      
 
 

11/07/2018 06:25 AM
Take a look at these hot hotel renovations
      
 
 

11/06/2018 01:20 PM
San Francisco couple will pay $2.25 million for illegally renting Airbnb apartments
A San Francisco couple has agreed to pay $2.25 million to the city for illegally renting out 14 apartments as Airbnb units.
      
 
 

Top Of USA Today Section

 

GANNETT Syndication Service

11/14/2018 09:48 AM
Japan: Travel + Leisure's top destination for 2018
Travel + Leisure chose Japan for its history, cities, trails, and cuisine. International visitors have also elevated the destination in recent years.
      
 
 

11/14/2018 07:34 AM
9 Caribbean resorts that should be on your bucket list
Everyone has their own bucket list of destinations, like Machu Picchu and the Grand Canyon. But hotels deserve a see-before-you-die checklist, too.
      
 
 

11/16/2018 01:08 PM
The 50 best things to do in the world right now, according to Time Out
Time Out has named the 50 best things to do in the world right now. They include a polka dot museum in Japan and movies at a Hollywood cemetery.
      
 
 

11/16/2018 12:45 PM
The best things to do in the world, according to Time Out
      
 
 

11/16/2018 12:42 PM
Florida's Brightline to become Virgin Trains USA
Brightline will be renamed Virgin Trains USA as part of a new partnership with Richard Branson’s Virgin Group.
      
 
 

11/16/2018 10:36 AM
10 things you need to see when driving from Salt Lake City to San Diego
This stretch of I-15 spans mountains to desert to big-city bling
      
 
 

11/16/2018 06:55 AM
Nutella Cafe New York opens its doors to hazelnut spread lovers
The new Nutella Café in Manhattan features pastries, breads, breakfast specials and gelato – all incorporating Nutella.
      
 
 

11/16/2018 06:47 AM
A look at the new Nutella Cafe in New York City
      
 
 

11/16/2018 06:02 AM
Christmas at Disney World: Big celebrations, bigger crowds
Disney World is always popular, but during the holidays, the special presentations, decked halls, and overall good tidings bring a crush of visitors.
      
 
 

11/15/2018 11:14 AM
Want to live in a hotel? This luxury suite in London could be yours for $14 million
The top-floor, four-bedroom apartment part of The Corinthia Residences is located at 10 Whitehall Place, adjacent to the five-star Corinthia Hotel.
      
 
 

Top Of USA Today Section

 








Latest Travel News from the New York Times


NYT > Travel

11/15/2018 03:00 AM
36 Hours: 36 Hours in Denver
A weekend in the Mile High City offers something for everyone: a flourishing restaurant scene, microbreweries, miles of trails for skiers and bikers alike, and a vibrant street art movement.
11/16/2018 03:00 AM
Q&A: ‘It’s Almost Three Years Since I Had a Proper Vacation’
René Redzepi has opened what fans call Noma 2.0 after pop-ups in Mexico, Australia and Japan brought the restaurateur even more acclaim in the food world. But what he really wants to do is go on a trip with his family.
11/15/2018 01:42 PM
Trending: The Best Shopping Holiday for Travelers May Not Be Black Friday (but It’s Close)
There are definitely flight deals to be had during the holiday shopping season if you want to plan a winter escape. But knowing which day to buy is not as clear.
11/16/2018 03:00 AM
Bites: In Iceland, Local Fare Inside an Old Fish Factory
A food hall in Reykjavik serves fish and lamb and other local delicacies, and is a welcome sight for U.S. travelers facing the exchange rates.
11/15/2018 03:00 AM
Frugal Traveler: Cups of Tea, Pashminas and Momos, Seeing India’s Himalayas on a Budget
In the Ladakh region of northern India, the town of Leh is known for its beauty and culture, and for the experience of buying a cashmere scarf.
11/14/2018 10:03 AM
Uber and Lyft Announce Rewards Programs
The car-hailing services, battling for riders, will now offer customers points that can add up to free trips and other perks.
11/14/2018 03:00 AM
Pursuits: On Samos, Aesop’s Fabled Isle, a Mix of Greeks, Migrants and Tourists
Business owners, volunteer organizations and refugees welcome tourists who wish to help and enjoy themselves at the same time.
11/14/2018 03:00 AM
How to Up the Spontaneity Quotient on Your Next Trip
Predictable vacations are so, well, predictable. Here are five tips on how to increase your chances of unexpected encounters and surprising moments.
11/14/2018 08:23 AM
Heads Up: Latest Sizzle in Miami? Food Halls
In a boost to Miami’s culinary scene, a city that had no food halls now has four and counting.
11/14/2018 01:12 PM
The 52 Places Traveler: In Fiji, a ‘Reluctant Swimmer’ Jumps In
There’s a first time for everything. Our 52 Places columnist, who barely knows how to swim, tries her hand at scuba-diving and surfing in Fiji.
11/13/2018 03:00 AM
Trending: Vegan or Vegetarian? You Have More Travel and Dining Options Than Ever
Whether it’s for religious, health, environmental, or personal reasons, vegetarian and vegan travel, dining, and shopping options are on the rise.
11/12/2018 09:15 AM
Where Will Science Take Us? To the Stars
A monthlong visit to observatories in Chile, Hawaii and Los Angeles revealed spellbinding visions of the heavens.
11/06/2018 10:33 AM
‘Entering Burn Area’: Yosemite After the Fire
America’s national parks are increasingly bearing the burden of climate change, as rising temperatures and new weather patterns create mega blazes. A report from the burn zone.
11/16/2018 09:03 AM
Los Angeles Times Names Two Restaurant Critics to Replace Jonathan Gold
Bill Addison of the website Eater and Patricia Escárcega of The Arizona Republic will join the newspaper as it seeks to expand its food coverage.
11/15/2018 02:13 PM
3 Days, 150 Paintings: A Whirlwind Tintoretto Tour
On the 500th anniversary of the painter’s birth, our critic set himself a challenge: to see all of Tintoretto’s major works, spread around Venice at 23 locations.

Top Of New York Times Section

 

Top Of New York Times Section

 








Latest Travel Tips from ESL


wildlife explorer india -- 2018-05-08 08:51
To spot big predators at Indian National Parks are less simple as Africa, it demands a good deal of work and patience to place them through your best wildlife safari in south india. You can also come across all significant creatures at one place such as in Tanzania, but in India, you must travel to ...
Concepts -- 2018-05-04 08:49
The slope station Shimla is a perfect goal for travelers over the globe. Shimla has perfectly arranged well-sew streets, capable organization, and faultless tidiness. Settled in the midst of the mysterious woods and staggering slopes, Shimla is situated at a normal elevation of around 2206 meters ab...
Brett A Arbogast -- 2018-05-04 08:49
https://www.internationalteflacademy.com/ They have an on-line course and then you do the practicum. Do you know anyone that has done it this way?...
Sujain Thomas -- 2015-08-29 04:46
Travel Truths That Will Always Catch Up With You It doesn’t really matter whether you are one of those meticulous and go-by-the-book travelers or simply the fancy and footloose types without a care in the world, there are certain travel truths that will always catch up with you. You would have ten...
aggouni -- 2015-04-11 00:02
You may wonder what is the healthiest way to spend money? What causes us travel and be globetrotters? Where can a long trip on plane take us to? And where does the only palace exist in the United States? Discover 10 of the finest tourist facts that will introduce you to the world of travelling just ...
t2india.in -- 2015-03-01 09:13
Busted: Popular Travelling Myths Travelling is one of the THE rites of passage of the world. Everyone has this inherent need to travel whether they are from the stone age looking for better pastures or the new age man or woman looking to add some colour to life with a short trip abroad. Exploring ne...
Jude Tan -- 2014-04-26 06:50
So you've just had your Chinese visa stamped into your passport, your flights are booked, you have your farewell party sorted and it’s just a matter of days before the adventure begins. While a game of charades with your local waitress might be fun the first couple of times, getting chicken claw a...
Well jaded traveler -- 2014-00-22 18:18
When arriving in a new city, from my hotel room (which I always chose in the middle of the hotel area of the city), I walk to a nearby 5 star hotel. They always have a line of taxi cabs waiting in their drive way. They only allow good taxi drivers to pick up their guests. I don't know what the proce...
Peter Goudge -- 2014-00-22 18:09
Every person who has spent some time teaching and travelling around the world has a taxi story to share. Over the past 30 years or so that I’ve been teaching and travelling (with breaks in between), I can safely say that I’ve heard a taxi story from every continent. I’ve heard some shockers in...
Emily Austin -- 2014-00-04 18:29
Whether you are dealing with forest camping for the first time, or you are a frequent camper, a new outdoor tour will always be very thrilling and scary at the same time, especially if it includes camping within it. If you are planning a tour to India for experiencing ultimate fun and adventure, the...








Misc Travel Destinations & News


$errorCode = 23
xml_error_string() = EntityRef: expecting ';'
xml_get_current_line_number() = 5
xml_get_current_column_number() = 45
xml_get_current_byte_index() = 3472