Perhaps you are considering taking a trip to Europe. But, you still might not know where exactly you want to go, and because Europe is so big, it can seem like a challenge to figure out the best places to go. The good news is that no matter where you go, you are going to be treated to adventure, culture, and fun, so if you aren’t sure, you can literally put your finger on a globe, and you will find somewhere exciting to explore. Even though this is the case, we have still put together some of the places that we suggest for an awesome trip to Europe.
First up on the list is Spain. There is so much to be done in Spain, whether you want to go shopping in Barcelona, lay on the beaches of Majorca, or enjoy the hustle and bustle of Madrid, you are going to be in for a treat. So rich in history, culture, but also places to relax, Spain is the perfect choice for a holiday in the sun. It doesn’t matter where you are from, you will never have experienced anything quite like this country.
If you are someone who wants a little more adventure, then you can trek through the mountains to the sea, you can cycle the famous Pilgrim route, or you walk along the Camino de Santiago. This is not an extensive list of all the adventures that are on offer in this beautiful location, just a few hand selected by us that we would definitely recommend. As you can see then, Spain has something for everyone, so if you are looking to bring your family here, there is going to be something that everyone can enjoy.
Next up we have Italy, the boot-shaped country as many people know it. There are so many treasures that Italy has to offer, that not taking a trip to this place at least once in your life time would be very sad. If you want to take a romantic trip, then Venice is the place for you. Ride down the canals in a gondola and marvel in the beauty of the city. Or, you can head into the capital and learn about the rich history that surrounds this magnificent country.
If you are interested in the politics and history of this place, you should think about taking a day trip to the Vatican while you are there. There is a fabulous number of museums that you can visit. You are never going to be bored if you decide to take your trip to Italy.
Or, why not head over to the United Kingdom? Comprising of Wales, Northern Ireland, England, and Scotland, there are so many places for you to explore. You can drive from the bottom of England to the top of Scotland, and though this may take you a couple of days, it is certainly worth it for the beautiful scenery. When you are visiting Scotland, make sure that you take the time to appreciate the magnificent views that will greet you. There are some truly wonderful fields, mountains, and forests that you can see, and explore.
If you are looking for somewhere fun to go, The Netherlands is one of the best places for this. You can head over to Amsterdam to experience the way of the Dutch, and you will also get some exercise in too as cycling is a massive hit here. Perhaps you are looking for something a little more touristy and educational. If this is the case, then you can head down to the Anne Frank Huis and see where the Franks hid during the war.
There are many other places around Holland that you can enjoy. For example, you could head over to Arnhem if you are interested in the second world war, or there are a variety of theme parks for adults and children scattered around this wonderful country.
Finally, you could choose to take your trip to France. Another good option if you are looking for a romantic getaway, you could head over to Paris, also known as the City of Love. Take your significant other here, and they will just gush as you walk around the amazing city of Paris, taking in all the smells, and the scenery. Stop at a local bakery and try some of the finest pastries you will ever eat. Or, surprise your partner with a trip up the Eiffel tower. We guarantee that it will be an experience you will never forget.
We hope that you have found this guide useful, and will consider heading to one of these locations if you are planning a trip to Europe.