Travel and tourism
The origins of the transatlantic shipping company Cunard Line
Discover culture and nature through alternative travel experiences
A history of hiking in Europe, from Wandervögel to Grand Randonnée
Travelling in our minds with books, like Selma Lagerlöf's The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
The impact of tourism, and the way forward towards environmental, social and economic harmony.
Ephemera from the tourism industry offers a fascinating window on the world of holidaying in Europe
People have always had a need to travel, be it to explore and discover new lands or for our own enjoyment
A selection of artworks and vintage photos highlights people enjoying summer days.
How agriturismo in Italy preserves rural communities
European Cities & Towns
Discover seven places across Europe which are nicknamed Venice
Take a walk through this beautiful Portuguese city
The city's first public museum stems from the collection of Francesc Martorell i Peña
Hungary’s capital is bisected by the river Danube and its origins began with Aquincum, a Celtic settlement.
Exploring public art in Dublin by three female sculptors
Panoramas, views, scenery, culture and more from Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal.
The story of the first giraffe in Marseille, the 2013 European Capital of Culture
Swedish artist Åke Waldemar Larsson depicted day to day life in the city of Malmö
Bolckow & Vaughan iron and steelworks drove the growth of Middlesbrough
Explore Stockholm, the capital city of Sweden, its architecture, landscapes and island archipelago
Exploring castles in the medieval cities of Tallinn and Turku
Explore the cultural and social heritage of Vänern, the largest lake in Sweden and the European Union
Exploring Danube fortresses in Serbia, each with its own history, myths and legend
Extending 36 kilometres along the Danube, the Wachau is a landscape of stunning scenery
Spanning rivers, canals, lakes and seas to connect communities, regions and countries
Explore this gallery of beautiful views, vistas and landscapes in artworks from across Europe
Showcasing the variety and beauty of this great continent.
His paintings depict details of Finland's nature and weather
Swedish photographer documented changes in Hälsingland's rich cultural and natural heritage
A group of Scandinavian artists gathered in Skagen in the 19th century
Explore these seascapes from across Europe, scenes of tranquility, storms, leisure and industry.
Learning scenarios about Europe