Category Archives: Venice

Tipping in RAA Service Countries Explained

Every country has rules on tipping for service. Some encourage generosity while other discourage tipping at all. Instead of wondering what the rule is when you visit one of our service locations, check out the list below and know what amount is appropriate to tip, if at all! EUROPE: Restaurants in Europe tend to include the tip in the service charge on the bill. While it is acceptable to leave a few Euros over, you are never expected to tip 20 percent. When using a taxi, round the fare up or ... read more

Venice Film Festival 2015

This Unique city with its overwhelming beauty is a perfect hideaway for lovers. Dining in the best Italian cuisines, getting lost in the bewildering alleyways, exploring the charming street canals in one of the gondolas, are a few of the remarkable experiences you just have to have when you visit Venice with your significant other. This year the 72nd Venice Film Festival is going to add more charms to this city, many stars are gathering under the Venice skies to celebrate this event. The Festiva ... read more

Major European Events of 2015

2015 is at our doorstep, soon the merriment of Christmas and New Year will be over and people will start gearing up for the next season. Let us bring you the most anticipated events of 2015 across Europe’s most fascinating towns: Expo 2015 (Milan): Being the host of Expo 2015 Milan, the fashion capital of the world, is going to be more about brains than beauty this year. Universal exposition or “Expo” originated from England after the industrial revolution, making London the 1st ... read more

Christmas Traditions Around Europe

Christmas traditions vary from country to country and over the years Christmas has taken quite a unique shape in terms of customs and celebrations. Let’s look at some of the major celebrations of Christmas across Europe: Christmas Décor (trees and lights): The Christmas fever starts from mid-November when retailers start to deck out for holiday season. The main European shopping streets try to give each other run for their money in decorating the buildings and shops. According to a survey av ... read more

Red Apple's Romance Capitals

Most people say that Earth comes to life in summers. When the sun is shining bright, Green Gardens are voiced by the colorful summer birds and wind is filled with the scent of blossoming flowers, who wouldn’t agree that romance just feels right in summers. Pacifying white beaches, quaint medieval cities, spirited night life and festive city breaks Europe takes the lead for being home to the most romantic cities in the world. Here are few recommended cities by Red apple Apartments for romantic ... read more