Rest in Europe still holds a leading position among tourists from around the world in attendance. Europe is rich in sights that amaze its greatness. Each European capital is a book that can be read several times, each time revealing new facets.This article presents several places to visit in Europe before you die.
Which place to choose? General information about cities and countries
Of course, the choice of location depends on the personal preferences of each tourist or traveler. At any time of the year in Europe there is much to see and there are many options for useful to spend time.
One of the most unusual cities in Europe is Barcelona. There are so many interesting places here that you will need more than one week to see everything. Luxury homes with stunning architecture, to the creation of which the genius Gaudi has put his hand, colorful parks and magnificent squares amaze the imagination of everyone who visits them. Not less beautiful European cities of Krakow (Poland), Prague (Czech Republic), Budapest (Hungary), Vienna (Austria). The historical centers of these cities amaze tourists with cathedrals, palaces and cozy squares. Lovers of cities on the water probably like Amsterdam (the Netherlands), consisting of canals and bridges and Venice (Italy), which stands on the water, and the role of public transport is performed by gondolas.
The list of amazing places can be continued indefinitely, because any European city or country is really worthy for you to see and visit.
Miniature Park in Portugal. Here you can see all the sights of Portugal in just one place and day. Visitors can see smaller copies of famous monuments of the country.
A cathedral built by one man, Spain. 25 minutes from Madrid locates resident where 90-year-old man alone builds a cathedral. In 1961, he seriously contracted tuberculosis and promised the Virgin Mary in gratitude for the salvation to build a cathedral. It’s been 50 years and the promised cathedral is almost completed. On certain days you can see how Khust is laying shingles on the roof and chatting with dumbfounded visitors. Free admission; Donations are welcome.
Black beaches of Iceland. This unusual beach is located 180 km from the capital of Ireland, Reykjavik. Next to this amazing beach is a village; there are only a few hundred inhabitants.
Beer baths, Austria. In the mountain village of Tarrenz, 65 km west of Innsbruck, there is the Starkenberger brewery, which offers a unique opportunity: to take a beer bath. The only negative – beer from the bath cannot drink. Visitors must book a swimming pool in advance.
Wherever you go, in most cases you cannot do without public transport. This method of movement is not only the most convenient, but also the cheapest. It should be understood that in each country there are rules and nuances of using this mode of transport. Therefore, it is worthwhile to familiarize yourself with them beforehand so as not to get into an unpleasant situation.
Any European capital offers a wide choice of means of transportation around the city and to the city from the airport. There are underground and ground railroad facilities, buses, funiculars and of course the metro. Also in some countries, for example in Germany and France, there is a practical system of movement. Travel documents can be bought here for 1 trip and for an unlimited number of trips for a certain amount of time. It is very practical and allows you to save money. buses are around the clock.
Where it is better to go to Europe? For example, in Italy. For family holidays the Adriatic resorts are perfect. Those who want to swim in the sea, and in the baths, it is worth paying attention to the island of Ischia. Young people will really enjoy the rest in the fashionable resort of Rimini, where the eternal festival reigns.
Spain. In this country there are various resorts: for party-goers, for those who seek solitude, as well as health resorts.
Holidays in Greece are full-fledged resorts surrounded by archaeological sites. The Greek islands (for example, Rhodes or Crete) are the purest water, beautiful beaches, pleasant climate.
Cyprus is one of the most beautiful places for a beach holiday. The best beaches with white sand are located in the area of the city of Ayia Napa, here all the fans of night entertainment gather. In Larnaca and Protaras there are also beautiful beaches, but these are resorts for a more relaxing holiday.
An ecologically clean European reserve, numerous coves and bays, pebbly beaches and coniferous forests are all Croatia. Here is a very mild Mediterranean climate, which is why many families with children choose this country for recreation
Food and drink
Most often, the food will tell you about the culture of the country much more than visiting the museum. So national food and drinks are included in the binding list of what you need to try to understand a foreign country.
Bosna in Austrian. It is the dish with sausage, onionand ketchup, which is sold in rolls.
Wafers in Belgium. They are always fresh and are sold with various sweet sauces, fruits and berries.
Banitza in Bulgaria is a puff pastry with cheese, which is baked and sold directly from kiosks or from counters. To the classic version of this dish, some cooks add spinach, egg, meat, milk or make it sweet.
Delicious mussels in Ireland steamed. Sometimes they are served with butter and breadcrumbs.
Europe is a huge tourist center. Here are the most famous historical sites in the world. Most European cities have preserved their historical buildings, which are already several hundred and sometimes thousands of years old.
There is the Temple of the Parthenon (Greece), the Coliseum (Italy), the Edinburgh Castle (Scotland), the Temple of the Holy Family (Spain), Stonehenge (England). This list can be continued indefinitely. But be sure wherever you go, in Europe every country, city, street has its own history.
Where to Stay
Europe Hotelsvary depending on the country and city you are in. You can stay cheaper in Central and Eastern Europe.