Europe is one of the most exciting places to travel, and undoubtedly the cultural centre of the world. Dozens of countries, filled with the richest history, art, food, natural wonders and buzzing cities… all only a train or bus ride away from each other. Europe’s almost unmanageable wealth of attractions is its biggest single draw: the birthplace of democracy in Athens, the Renaissance art of Florence, the graceful canals of Venice, the Napoleonic splendour of Paris, and the multilayered historical and cultural canvas of London. Less obvious but no less impressive attractions include Moorish palaces in Andalucía, the fascinating East-meets-West brew of İstanbul in Turkey, the majesty of meticulously restored imperial palaces in Russia’s former capital St Petersburg and the ongoing project of Gaudí’s La Sagrada Família in Barcelona.
Europe has some of the best nightlife in the world. Globally famous DJs keep the party going in London, Berlin and Paris, all of which also offer top-class entertainment, especially theatre and live music. Other key locations for high-energy nightlife include Moscow, Belgrade, Budapest and Madrid, while those hankering for something cosier can add Dublin’s pubs or Vienna’s cafes to their itinerary. Continue to party on the continent’s streets at a multiplicity of festivals and celebrations, from city parades attended by hundreds of thousands to intimate concerts in an ancient amphitheatre.
No matter if you’ve just graduated from college or are just taking a summer vacation across the pond, taking a multi-city Europe trip is a rite of passage for many students. There are so many fantastic European destinations it can often be difficult to decide exactly where you want to spend your precious vacation time. As such, a properly planned travel itinerary is essential for using your time and money effectively while in Europe. Whether you embark on a multi-destination adventure to get a taste of Europe, take a one-way journey between two easily accessible cities or focus more in-depth on a particular country or region, we’ve got a trip style to suit you.
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Albania has natural beauty in such abundance that you might wonder why it took 20 years for the country to take off as a tourist destination since the end of the communism in 1991. With its stunning mountain scenery, a thriving capital in Tirana and beaches to rival any elsewhere in the Mediterranean, Albania has become the sleeper hit of the Balkans. But hurry here, as a word is well and truly out. Beyond the recollections of its Communist past, few travellers know much about Albania. Its rippling mountains and pristine beaches, lands littered with historical Roman ruins and pretty Ottoman towns remain largely undiscovered.
Glorious Austria is a home of picturesque scenery, monumental architecture, the magnificent Alpine peaks, imperial palaces that inspire a number of fairy tales and the best Christmas markets across the planet. No matter if you travel in Austria during the summer, when nature is vibrant and luscious, or you explore the German-speaking country in winter when everything is cinnamon and gingerbread scented, you can experience all the joy of contemporary and tradition combined and balanced.
For all chocoholics out there, here is our dream vacation – Belgium, the home of finest chocolate, most scrumptious warm waffles, magical Christmas markets, ancient and magnificent architecture full of history and eye-catching contemporary style. Belgium has it all, sugar and spice and everything nice… and a big cup of the best hot chocolate for sure! Explore the country with our help!
We help you explore a country, which, as people around the globe say, has everything you need for the perfect vacation – luscious nature, rich history, summer holiday destinations and endless beached with golden sand and also the snowy mountain peaks for ski enthusiasts and professionals. Learn more about the beauty and hospitality of Bulgaria and plan your next trip with our help.
Sunshine, sea, spectacular food and scenery from ‘Game of Thrones’- there is a lot more we can say about Croatia, but better experience the country for yourself and you will fall in love. Croatia has established itself as a go-to summer and honeymoon holiday destination in recent years with millions of tourists every year. There is something really charming that draws so many people in every year, so let’s discover it together!
A home of the best beer and the best meaty delicacies, the Czech Republic offers a scrumptious cuisine to each traveller and the stunning ancient architecture and rich culture and history of the country are only contributing to the perfect experience. Dive into the historical world of a country in the heart of Europe, right in the middle between the eastern hospitality and western progress. We help you plan your route!
Denmark is recognized as Europe’s top destination for food lovers with more pastry and cheese shops than people per square meter! With more Michelin-starred restaurants than the rest of the continent and spectacular nature, Denmark is a go-to destination for each explorer. Let’s discover why Denmark is a home of the happiest people in the world and learn how to live and enjoy life like the locals!
Visitors to Estonia encounter a mix of urbanity and wilderness, of the medieval and the contemporary, with crumbling castles and colourful design permeating urban landscapes. An efficient transport system makes it easy to get around, and the tech-savvy, dynamic residents welcome visitors with open arms. Estonia shares a similar geography and history with Latvia and Lithuania, but culturally it’s distinct. Its closest ethnic and linguistic buddy is Finland, and although they may love to get together in the sauna, 50 years of Soviet rule in Estonia have separated the two.
Together we will discover all the quirks and beauties of one untraditional holiday destination – Finland. A home of the spectacular Northern Lights and midnight sun, hot saunas and snowy landscapes, mesmerising lakes and forests, bizarre annual festivals and unending inspiration for photographers. Finland is Europe’s most enigmatic and mysterious country, drawing equally influences from its various neighbours – from Russia to the western world and standing out with quirky charm and magical sunrises.
If the world can offer everything, France can top that as it is nobody’s business. Let’s discover everything that the top bucket list journey destination France can provide us with, from scrumptious, Michelin-starred cuisine, fine dining and stunning wine, through the most iconic architecture and symbols, to the unbeatable charm of the most romantic cities. From the lavender fields in Provence, through the best beaches to a popular fashion destination, France really has it all!
Straight out of a Brothers Grimm fairy tales scenes and modern urban affairs, Germany balances old and new, traditional and controversial like no one else does! When thinking of Germany as a travel destination, there is hardly a more rewarding place you can think of. Hiking your way through the Bavarian Alps, going through the epic club culture with the best parties, or lounging around with a big glass of beer and mouth-watering sausages, together we will pin all places on the map that make Germany totally worth it!
Let’s explore all the beauty of Greece and see why even the ancient Olympic gods enjoyed the country so much! A land of thousands of picturesque islands, enigmatic ancient monasteries, stunning beaches and fascinating mountain scenery, scrumptious cuisine and fresh seafood dining experience, classical drama in ancient theatres and a great part of the world’s heritage, Greece offer a warm and bubbly Hellenic welcome to everyone!
Budapest might be split in two by the meandering water of Danube river, but Budapest is still a meeting point of the old-world charm of Europe and modern western influences. The point, where traditional and modern meet, right at the heart of the continent and where oldest fairy tales meet in beautiful palaces and castles with monumental architecture, Hungary is a great option for a winter holiday or summer stop-by. The best thing is that Hungary won’t leave you feeling hungry!
Right at the edge of the world is where you can find Iceland and its lunar landscapes that awake awe to the majesty of nature. Iceland wants you to explore its endless lands of enigmatic forests, powerful geysers and old glaciers. Iceland is not all reindeers and Northern Lights as the biggest disco in the world, but these are definitely a selling point for every traveller. Iceland’s landscapes look different from each point, but we offer you a 360-degree view of the country’s best places and activities for foreigners.
Rustic landscapes, rough beauty, windswept and rugged coastlines and remote, but a character that stands out, Ireland is every photographer’s dream, offering landscapes out of this world. Furthermore, Ireland is every traveller’s dream, the best terrain for exploring and uncovering nature’s power and significance. A stunning backdrop of extreme sports enthusiasts, or a quiet and cosy scene for pub, bar and great stories narrated, the country is welcoming and the locals are friendly.
If you want to sharpen your appetite for life, Italy is the best place to visit and leave with your belly, eyes and soul getting full. Italy has it all and offers all, so let’s follow the red sauce trail together and explore the world’s most celebrated tourist destination. A fascinating mix of art and world’s heritage, picturesque nature, great weather, fresh and delicious food, friendly locals, fashion and fun, Italians effortlessly put their hearts and souls into everything they do to create and enjoy la dolce vita… this sweet, sweet life!
In Latvia you can always secure a chunk of pristine nature all for yourself, be it for trekking, cycling or dreaming away on a white-sand beach amid pine-covered dunes. Having been invaded by every regional power, Latvia has more cultural layers and a less homogenous population than its neighbours. The treasures of Latvian nature are accessible to everyone, as the main objects of value are the property of the state. When you are in Latvia, you can freely access rivers and lakes, the sea and the forests.
Lithuania is a vibrant and quirky country, which has undergone rapid modernisation since becoming independent from the Soviet Union in 1990. Lithuania’s foremost attraction is its stunning Baltic coastline, especially the unique sliver of white sand known as Curonian Spit. Lonely coastal wetlands lure migrating birds by the tens of thousands while inland, lush forests watch over burnished lakes. The capital, Vilnius, is a beguiling artists’ enclave, its timeworn courtyards, cobbled streets and baroque churches animated by the vibrant, optimistic culture of today.
Visit the Netherlands during the tulip season to discover world’s most vivid and luscious colours, in spring to enjoy the olive-green canals of Amsterdam while sipping on a cup of strong coffee, or in the wintertime so you can be fascinated by the rough and remote beauty of the wild sandy beaches of the Frisian Islands. A stack of art, a stack of lively nightlife, a stack of modernism and a stack of urban magic, the Netherlands might be a small country once covered of water, but a country that has to offer a lot! Let’s explore all the possibilities and opportunities!
Norway is nature’s at its most sublime, changing lunar landscapes, rugged coasts, jagged mountain peaks, crashing waterfalls and glaciers as old as the world with every turn of the road trip path. Norway blends wilderness and cultural heritage in such an effortless way that is hard to believe that the enigmatic and mysterious lands of the country are real. But then again, midnight sun is hard to imagine too, but you can experience the phenomenon for six months in Norway. Use our guide to Norway to plan your trip, whether you are staying at authentic fisherman’s cabin or fine dining in the city.
From a rich cultural and historical heritage, through magnificent architecture to great natural features, Poland is a country of numerous treasures just waiting for you to explore them. We help you plan your route and inspire you to visit this country, where Eastern hospitality meets Western influence. Tossed for centuries back and forth between foreign reigns, today Poland is busting all clichés about post-communism and post-war humbleness to welcome thousands of tourists every year and share an amazing blend of cultures and traditions.
We help you map your way to Portugal for one of the best tourism experiences the European continent has to offer! Vibrant, vivid, ringing, fragrant and tasty. Portugal is everything you want from life. Sandy beaches, lush river valleys and the most eye-catching design and style urban mix wait for you in Portugal, where natural landscapes and big city glittering architecture blend in a beautiful mix. If you are explorer by heart, the country will offer a number of striking places for staying and dining at, discovering, being active and have fun at.
For the home country of Dracula, Romania is surprisingly happy, welcoming and hospitable place you will enjoy exploring with our help for sure. Escaping all clichés about grim palaces, mythical villains and dark stories, Romania is offering majestic mountain ranges, medieval towns, beach resorts, timeless wildlife and urban experience and more. The country reflects the outstanding synthesis of natural and cultural heritage and quirky traditions. If you still feel drawn to the mystical and dark historical myths, then you will be happy to explore the mist-shrouded castles dotted throughout the country.
The greatest and most powerful ex-empire and a country of the world’s biggest nation, stretching all the way from Scandinavia to Asia, Russia surely offers a lot to explore and a stunning diversity of all sorts of tourism. Standing on both edges of the Western and Eastern world, the country is both influenced by European and Asian cultures, resulting in a bright individuality and remarkable originality. From the remote Siberian lands of eternal winter, through the remaining symbols of communist dictatorship and lavish Orthodox churches and cathedrals looking like straight out of a fairy tale, to quirky cuisine, warm welcome and friendly locals, Russia is anything but boring!
Right in the heart of Europe, Slovakia is a land of castles and mountains, occasionally interrupted by concrete sprawl. Capital city Bratislava draws the most visitors, thanks to its excellent nightlife, resplendent old town and sheer ease of access from around Europe. Beyond Bratislava are countless gingerbread-style villages, a clear sign that modern Slovakia still reveres its folk traditions. Sharing borders with Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary and Ukraine, Slovakia is landlocked, with high mountains in the north, low mountains in the centre, hills to the west, and the Danube basin to the south.
Slovenia, nested into the Adriatic by Italy, Austria, Hungary and Croatia, has a lot into its diminutive proportions. Slovenia is first and foremost an outdoor destination. Local people favour active holidays, and you’ll be invited – to join in. The list of activities on offer is endless, with the most popular pursuits being skiing, walking and hiking in the mountains, and increasingly, cycling. Fast rivers like the Soca cry out to be rafted and there are ample chances to try out more niche activities like horse riding, ballooning, caving and canyoning. If all this sounds a bit much, you can always decamp to the coast and sunbathe on the Adriatic.
If you are passionate about travelling, then you surely need to map out the passionate country of Spain for your next journey! Everything from the lavish and extravagant urban architecture to the cosy and picturesque villages nestled in the luscious folds of mountains, Spain is a real treasure and treat for the eyes, taste buds and soul. Charming, sensual and hospitable, this country offers warm weather, captivating nature heritage, stunning coastlines and endless fiesta for all travellers around the world. Let’s explore together this leading culinary destination and buzzing city culture.
A land of adventure and relax all at once, Sweden is the beautiful country of glorious beaches, crystal-clear lakes, medieval towns, wandering reindeer, snow-capped peaks, midnight sun, ABBA and picturesque countryside with wind farms, built on breathtaking islands, stretching its luscious folds from the Baltic Sea to the Arctic Circle. The country offers a vast diversity of tourism opportunities, ranging from activities for extreme sports fans, the laid-back experience with waves of light of Northern Lights, pine-scented ancient forests for all nature lovers, fine dining and charming urban life.
Switzerland gathers everything from crystal-clear lakes, glaciers and snow-capped majestic peaks, through great skiing opportunities and probably the most delicious cheese and chocolate in the world to outrageous luxury, cosmopolitan urban life and many pleasing eccentricities under one roof of the endless blue sky. Switzerland is diverse and exciting, taking your breath away in a scenic train ride, offer you to dive into a wonderful mix of cultures and quirky traditions, lake cruises and lively and buzzing cities. Together we can explore this straight-out of a postcard country.
Your journey to Turkey will be one of your most vivid recollections, because this country will ignite all senses, reminding you it is foreign and yet so familiar, like a family, because if Turkey does not welcome you with a warm hug and great hospitality, nothing else will do. East, west, north and south all at once, the world truly collide in Turkey, creating a blasting and vibrant mixture of cultures, tastes, people, religions, architecture, traditions and sounds. Just like the most popular dessert baklava, Turkey is made out of layers, wherein between the tectonic plates of Europe and Asia, between the layers of modern and old, eastern and western the mesmerising and charming Turkish spirit is overflowing.
Right between its Eastern European neighbours and Russia, Ukraine is the second largest nation in Europe. Despite their often glum reticence and initial distrust of strangers, travellers to the country quickly find out that Ukrainians are when given the chance, one of Europe’s most open and hospitable people. Ukraine is home to a host of beautiful places with a great range of tourist activities. And while some regions are advised as off-limits due to separatist clashes, most of this vast country is open for business.