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How to Plan a European Holiday | Albatross Tours

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Planning a Europe trip? A little preparation can go a long way to ensuring a brilliant holiday. Read our guide to get ready for your time abroad.


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A White Christmas Dream | Albatross Tours

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Les and his wife travelled on our A Swiss Christmas in Zermatt tour in December 2017.

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Kathleen's Christmas Alpine Adventure | Albatross Tours

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As a child Kathleen would look at the snowy scenes on her Christmas cards and dream of experiencing a white Christmas. Read here for more.

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Traveller Story Carole's Festive Adventures | Albatross Tours

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Carole decided to experience all that the festive season has to offer by travelling on not one but three Albatross Tours!

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Anagel's First White Christmas | Albatross Tours

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Anagel and her husband fulfilled one of their greatest childhood dreams by experiencing a white Christmas in Switzerland.

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Castles Christmas and Kranskies | Albatross Tours

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Spending Christmas in a European castle really is a magical experience. When that castle is a 2,000-year-old castle in the Dolomite foothills, all bets are off.

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Top Christmas Market Tours | Albatross Tours

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A Christmas market tour is just one of the idyllic ways to spend your days and nights on a European winter holiday – through cities like Frankfurt, Munich and Milan.