PTPI Europe has a passionate history of discovering and connecting cultures around the world. As a strong area of the PTPI family, homestay and conferences have served our community well. The issues of Youth, their education and contribution to the world, has kept us focused when funding and volunteering.
We have discovered the secret of friendship in our homestays. It is the people that make it work. We find them everywhere we go, in every culture, class and color. It is our passion to understand each other and take part in discovering and connecting cultures around the world that energizes us and has built the strong connections visible today.
The officers that serve the continent of Europe, our European Executive Committee (EEC or Council) are all established members living and working locally. They bring the expertise and practical experience we need to be effective change agents at a grass-roots level.
Europe is a diverse continent with a rich cultural heritage. Here are three outstanding cultural experiences that should not be missed when visiting Europe:
Visit the museums and galleries of Paris: Paris is home to some of the world’s most famous museums and galleries, such as the Louvre, the Musée d’Orsay, and the Centre Pompidou. Visitors can see famous works of art, such as the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, and Starry Night, and explore the city’s vibrant art and culture scene.
Explore the historic architecture of Rome: Rome is home to some of the world’s most iconic landmarks, such as the Colosseum, the Pantheon, and the Trevi Fountain. Visitors can walk through the city’s ancient streets, marvel at the architecture, and learn about the city’s rich history.
Experience the musical heritage of Vienna: Vienna has a rich musical heritage, with famous composers such as Mozart, Beethoven, and Strauss all having lived and worked there. Visitors can attend concerts, visit the Vienna State Opera, and explore the city’s many museums and landmarks related to music.
Overall, these three cultural experiences offer visitors a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of Europe, with its art, architecture, and music, and are not to be missed.