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Reviewed on: 02 Sep 2013
We used EC for our last trip to Paris and Switzerland. Our trip was fantastic and EC put together a very nice itinerary for us and the trip was carried out without a hitch. Our guide was very good - although he was more focused on the adults than the kids. My only feedback is that if there are kids on a guided tour, the guide should have some kid activities planned and make them more included. Other than that, everything was great.
not fitting our needs. insensitive
Reviewed on: 25 Aug 2014
we were not on the same page. i would avoid them in the future
THE BEST WOW!
Reviewed on: 24 Jun 2015
From the first minute in the Nice airport to the last transfer by water taxi in Venice the service personnel and luxury accommodations used you may rely on-excellent. Can't say enough about this company. VERY good. All English speaking , all in suits an ties, the cars and taxis clean and very high end. The hotel in Venice OUTSTANDING ! Room #409 wow.. impressive.
Travel Advisor: Nancy Herrmann
Reviewed on: 24 Jun 2015
The tour guides for European Connection are very knowledgeable and friendly. They are willing to stop whenever you want pictures and will answer any and all questions. We had tour guides for just the two of us and marveled at their ability to bypass lines and find little niches where we could stop and listen to their expertise without worrying that we were at the back of some line following a stick in the air! Highly recommended.
Wonderful in every detail
Reviewed on: 12 Sep 2015
Like clockwork, everything just worked when it was supposed to. We have never been more comfortable or felt so secure traveling internationally.
Travel Advisor: Eleanor Hardy
Solid Travel Agency that Provided Honeymooners a Trip to Remember
Reviewed on: 09 Jun 2016
EC really delievered when it came to the hotels and drivers they booked for our honeymoon. Virtually every hotel provided memorable views from our room, champagne and incredible breakfast. EC certainly has its finger on the pulse of travel in Italy and knows which hotels provide yhe best ecperience for its customers.
Cedric is a gem
Reviewed on: 17 Jul 2016
Fantastic tour of Aix de Provence and Cassis, with an unplanned stop at a local winery. Cedric was far and away our best guide of the trip, and it was a wonderful day.
Travel Advisor: Carrie Mahoney
Reviewed on: 18 Aug 2016
European Connection gave us a great experience in Italy. All of the people we worked with were SO friendly, and we will never forget them or our experiences!
Reviewed on: 26 Oct 2016
From airport pickup to walking tour, boating to the islands and back- wonderful. Reliable first class transportation. Guides were on-time, personable and informative. These services helped us make the most of our time in Venice.
Christmas in Austria
By: Ji jo
Reviewed on: 06 Jan 2017
Our family of nine traveled to the Salzkammergut for Christmas. The arrangements were complicated with various parts of the family coming and going at different times. The drivers were prompt and gracious. The guides were knowledgeable, accommodating and good with the children. Using European Connection took all the stress out of planning our vacation. We saw and did much more than we ever could have on our own.
Acropolis Walking Tour
Reviewed on: 08 Jun 2017
We loved Sofia, our tour guide! She was so pleasant - we understood her English very well and she was so very knowledgeable!!! The whole tour was incredibly interesting! Loved it!!!
Travel Advisor: Tina Aikman
By: Linda Osterholt
Reviewed on: 11 Jun 2017
Our European trip was wonderful and we did not encounter any serious problems. Our paperwork and connections were good except for a little glitch in Italy which was resolved without much fuss. Overall a great time.
Travel Advisor: Pam Anderson
Reviewed on: 18 Jul 2017
All our private tour guides, transfers and drivers were amazing. We appreciated the ease in touring with them with the flexibility a private tour guide gave us. Their knowledge and safe driving was much appreciated. I think it's the first time I've ever seen my wife fall asleep in a car someone else was driving, seriously! Had an absolutely great time with each tour.
Travel Advisor: Michael Holbrook
Private Tour of Berlin with Peter
Reviewed on: 31 Jul 2017
Another whirlwind tour - four hours in Berlin with Peter as driver and guide. We saw all the important sights with a nonstop and comprehensive narrative with Peter. He always pulled off the road to give us important in depth information. He was energetic, engaging and gave us the feeling that he enjoyed taking us around. He definitely made us want to return to Berlin and spend more time there especially visiting the museums. We liked the experience of seeing so many different sides of Berlin from the funky to the sophisticated.
Travel Advisor: Jeremy Hall
By: Marie Carmen
Reviewed on: 27 Aug 2017
Terry Bahri chose European Connection, they did a great job.
Travel Advisor: Terry Bahri
Reviewed on: 04 Oct 2017
Everything was well organized and perfectly planned. The accommodations were great! Much better than I even expected
Travel Advisor: Helene Singer
Reviewed on: 04 Oct 2017
Perfect experience....do wish we knew how much guides & drivers were being paid so we would have a better idea about how much to tip. Or give us amount we should tip if we have a positive experience with guide & driver.
By: Sam vacation
Reviewed on: 23 Oct 2017
They were all very happy to talk to us & tell us about what we were seeing They knew where to go & stop for views & pictures. Always on time & comfortable
Reviewed on: 29 Oct 2017
Timely pick up, courteous and interesting driver who loves his job and "knows the way!"
Private transfer way to go!
Reviewed on: 04 Jul 2018
Our transfers were all on time and well organized. Very professional. Rather expensive but worth it.
Travel Advisor: Deborah Brye
Reviewed on: 10 Sep 2018
Great trip and we will definitely be using European Connection in the future!
Reviewed on: 25 Sep 2018
We had a wonderful driver, Florian, who drove 6 of us from Monte Carlo to Eze. He arrived early at the port and was waiting for us. Since we had extra time, he suggested a stop and short tour at the Fragonard Factory which we all enjoyed. He then drove us up into Eze as far as he could go and we enjoyed a wonderful lunch at Chèvre d'Or.
Travel easy in Italy
Reviewed on: 26 Sep 2018
They picked us up at the boat in Livorno. Great van for 6 people to Florence. The tour was not great. The guide was disorganized and was more interested in showing us "local" places, where it was obvious she was in for a cut of the action. We suggested a restaurant, but she wanted to again take us to a "local" place. Not great. I think we just drew a bad card on the guide. Then they picked us up at the port in Rome and took us to the ferry in Naples, made sure we got on the ferry to Capri, met us when we got back, took us to Pompeii, where we had a GREAT guide, who made the experience wonderful. Then drove us to our hotel in Sorrento, next morning, a great driver to the Naples airport (knew the back way, to miss the traffic), help getting to the check in. All very professional and perfectly organized.
Reviewed on: 17 Oct 2018
European connection did a great job. They were punctual, courteous and knowledgeable.