Tour Timeline

January 2, 2016 Our clients have our full attention during their tour, as well as before their tour. To keep everyone on the same track, we have developed over time the following timeline, which will help you understand how our process works. This timeline helps our customers know that we are working diligently to provide […]

Rothenburg Nightwatchman Now Live on Your Computer or TV

December 20 Do you love the medieval town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber as much as we do? After all, it’s been our homebase in Europe since 1999. Now you can enjoy the splendid “Walk of the Nightwatchman” LIVE and unedited (OK, maybe a little bit edited) as he makes his rounds, telling stories, jokes […]

Tours Booked So Far for 2016

Updated July 21 It looks like another busy year for us in Europe, with the following adventures set to take place (so far) on our calendar. April 23 – May 7 Steve and Debbie come back for their second trip with us, this time to Germany and Austria. Welcome back, Chicagoans! May 8 – 23 […]

Keep Traveling or the Terrorists Win

November 20, 2015 The recent events in Paris and also the bringing down of the Russian airplane full of tourists returning home from a holiday in Egypt has the world rattled, and rightly so. These events are horrible to contemplate. The wreckage left behind cannot be calculated. But the wreckage to come will only be […]

Christmas Markets in Germany Private Tour for 2016

YES you can enjoy the wonderful, warm and cozy Christmas Market atmosphere in Germany but you need to book now, because hotel space will not last long. ALL tours led by European Focus are private, custom-designed and tailor made to fit your available time, your interests and your pace. No “cookie cutter” tours or forced, […]

We Don’t Take You Shopping For Tips

October 2, 2015 One thing that European Focus Private Tour guides never do is waste your precious exploring time on what we call “Shopping for Tips” This is something that every single bus tour and cruise does. Their tour guides get paid peanuts, and so they supplement their income with a percentage (from 10% to […]

Where Do You Want To Go Next?

October 2, 2015 James just finished a very unique trip with a mother and her 29 year-old son from near Boise, Idaho. When asked where in the world he wanted to go, young Andrew said he wanted to experience the Alps and some of Southern Germany. We worked together on an itinerary which fit in […]