If the Alps were human, they'd be movie stars: world-famous, beautiful, charming and exciting.
The Pyrenees Mountains straddle the border between Spain and France.
Tourism is flourishing in the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
On-the-spot emergencies are handled just as they would be at home.
Check your health insurance policy to be sure you are covered while travelling abroad.
Take just a few extra precautions to protect your valuables and travel documents.