Rome and Athens, the two cities that have given the Western World all the standards of law, culture, architecture, art, aesthetics and religion, from that of antiquity to Christianity. With our European tour packages you will visit major landmarks such as the Roman Forum, Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, and the awe inspiring Parthenon above the Acropolis in Athens. In both cities, Rome and Athens, you will savor distinctly different but equally outstanding cuisine and wines, plus the extra perk of fabulous shopping in designers' boutiques and markets. After Rome and Athens embark on an unforgettable Greek cruise on the legendary Aegean Sea for your discovery of ports of call, which you may explore through Louis Cruises shore excursions program... Mykonos, jet set destination - Kusadasi, (Turkey) gateway to Ephesus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and wander about in a Turkish Bazaar - Patmos, St. John's Grotto of the Apocalypse - Rhodes, the City of Roses where once the Colossus statue stood - Heraklion, (Crete) once the center of the Minoan civilization, here you may visit King Minos Palace - beautiful Santorini, believed by many to be the site of the Lost Continent of Atlantis. Magical, mythical islands and lands endowed with natural beauty that in ancient times were important cultural and religious centers. With our European vacation deals you will see islands and landmarks that will make this vacation and unforgettable experience.