Over the course of the years, we have almost fallen to a painful death; been marched off to the police station by an irate train conductor; and faced down East German border guards. All in order to serve you better (although we did not know that at the time). Through our adventures and mishaps, we have learned how to do Europe: Where to find the hidden gems, the great vistas, and the unforgettable experiences. And also how to navigate away from the crowds when you’d like Europe for yourself. Check out the archives for destinations relevant to you – and sign up for updates on new postings.