Size is not everything. Most European cities are very tiny as compared to others in the world. However, this continent has some of the best destinations in the world for people who love to travel. Whether you are out for site seeing or luxury tours, Europe is the region to visit. Find anything from wonderful cuisine served by amazing people, architectural structures to peaceful scenery. Here are 5 of the best places to visit.
1. Budapest In Hungary
The buildings that are not renovated and the wild plant landscapes make this city a must visit. The historical hotels like the aristocrat’s Palace Hotel and the former prime minister’s residence resort are awesome. Budapest has long been known for the thermal baths and food is great – try the old-fashioned coffee shops and the garden bars.
2. Cinque Terre, Italy
The string of five towns hanging on rugged coastline makes this city one of the most beautiful ones to visit. The terraced vineyards connecting the towns are very inspiring. Explore the hidden caves and climb the heights at any of the sanctuaries perched on top of towns. With a Cinque Terre Card which can be purchased at the train station will enable you to have unlimited use of the walking paths, cultural exhibition, the elevators and the electric buses.
3. Moravia In Czech Republic
Those seeking a quieter and authentic experience should visit Moravia. Known for its robust red wines, this region is very peaceful. You can take a leisurely bike ride through the vineyards during the day and enjoy a beer festival in Olomouc at night. History lovers can explore the fantastic Brno City Museum and Mendel Museum devoted to the monks and the Gothic Arcades.
4. Marseilles In France
This city is usually referred to as the European Capital of Culture. The souk-like streets are lined with artisans who sell historical artifacts, wear and other cultural heritage souvenirs. The city’s highest point houses beautiful mosaics and murals that show the seafaring history. Seafood lovers will not regret having visited Marseilles. Sports-loving ladies out there should take this opportunity to go and witness the local derby between Olympique de Marseille and OGC Nice.
This destination is very popular with travelers to Europe. The charm of the inland towns, the national park and diverse country side is worth visiting this region. The walk-able streets lined with many cafes make the town look like one large outdoor cafe. The Plitvice lakes and the parks around them are a paradise to nature lovers. Travelers who want to make the most of their visit don’t miss the Saturday morning Spica where they drink coffee as they watch people performing ritualistic shows.