This Week's European News Headlines

Tuesday, July 22

Top 10 UK dinosaur attractions(The Guardian)

Cool Scandinavian hotels (The Guardian)

Bergen, Norway and the Frozen effect (The Guardian)

Stockholm’s top 10 good value restaurants (The Guardian)

Getting on a plane?  Put these numbers in your phone (ABC News)

The 12 US airports with the fastest Wi-Fi connections (Skift)


Monday, July 21

Controversial airfare bill could get through Congress’ back door (Seattle Times)

Oslo on a budget (The Guardian)

30 extraordinary photos of caves around the world (Budget Travel)

Women may face travel’s dark side (Seattle Times)

The only app travelers truly need on their smartphones (Skift)

Inventive, cheaper tools for learning a language (New York Times)


Friday, July 18

French high-speed TGV train crashes in southern France near Bayonne (BBC)

10 best craft beer pubs in Glasgow (The Guardian)

Norway’s stunning landscapes in summer (in pictures) (The Guardian)

Living in Istanbul (BBC)

Cost of living comparison for Istanbul (BBC)

Finding savings for your phone on the road (New York Times)


Thursday, July 17

Glasgow’s top budget eats (The Guardian)

Marilyn Monroe’s new Polish home (BBC)

33 picture-perfect reasons to love Paris (Budget Travel)

In London, you can join the show (New York Times)

Fauna, flora and freighters in the Danube delta (New York Times)

Are upgrades in flights, hotels and rental cars always a good deal? (Washington Post)


Wednesday, July 16

Britain’s railway stations evolve into upscale shopping hubs (The Guardian)

What does the new sign on French menus mean? (BBC)

Copenhagen equips bicycles with tablets and GPS (video) (BBC)

The good, bad and ugly for passengers on new planes(Seattle Times)

Azerbaijan to help fund Rome Imperial Forum project (ANSA)

To some dismay, Italy enlists donors to repair monuments (New York Times)


Tuesday, July 15

TSA to expand electronics screening for some US flights(Seattle Times)

The world’s biggest jousting tournament is in Bavaria (The Guardian)

A guide to Portugal’s Alentejo region, home of Europe’s finest beaches (The Guardian)

Seduced by Naples’ chaotic, crumbling beauty (Seattle Times)

The skeleton garden of Paris (New York Times)

36 hours in Graz, Austria (New York Times)