From its cosmopolitan cities to its rural villages, iconic landmarks and Mediterranean resorts, Europe is home to spectacular sights with plenty to see and do. Whether you’re planning a tour or looking to explore on your own, you can be guaranteed a lasting experience.
A treasure trove of ancient architecture, royal palaces and jaw-dropping archeological sights, Europe offers an endless choice of attractions for the culture vulture. Take in the Napolenic beauty of Paris or admire the Gaudi architecture of Barcelona. Athens plays host to the crumbling ruins of the Parthenon whilst the city on the water, Venice is best explored aboard a Gondola.
The Eastern European cities are equally impressive where the medieval Old Towns of Prague, Bratislava and Hungary boast plenty of attractions including fairytale-esque castles, fascinating museums and beautifully preserved churches.
Lesser known sights include the Moorish palaces in Spain’s Andalucía, the Imperial palaces in Russia or one of the original seven wonders of the world in Turkey. Whichever destination in Europe you choose, you’re likely to come across a wealth of attractions where you can learn more about a fascinating culture which dates back thousands of years.
Fans of the outdoors can expect awe inspiring scenery and natural beauty unlike anywhere else in the world. From the golden coastlines of the Mediterranean to the rolling vineyards of France’s Loire Valley, this diverse region has it all. Hike into the Scottish Highlands or enjoy a boat tour deep into the heart of Norway’s spectacular Fjords.
For an unforgettable ski holiday, the snowcapped mountains of the Alps are second to none. Visit one of the exclusive resorts such as Verbier or Courchevel where you can kick back at a luxury chalet before partying until the early hours.
The sun kissed beaches of the Mediterranean promise the holiday of a lifetime. Unwind at a beautiful boutique hotel in the Greek Islands or escape the winter chill at an all-inclusive resort in the Canary’s. Portugal’s Algarve is equally impressive where luxury hotels offering a five star service for all the family.
Come with an appetite as Europe offers some of the best and most exciting cuisine in the world. The continent is a diverse melting pot where Asian, African and American influences come together to create indulgent cuisine that you won’t find anywhere else. Enjoy a slice of pizza in Naples, a steaming plate of Paella in Barcelona or traditional souvlaki in Santorini – these mouthwatering dishes will keep you coming back for more.
No trip to Europe would be complete without sampling its world class nightlife. Many of the larger cities offer an eclectic mix of bars, pubs and clubs which often play host international DJ’s. Ibiza is Europe’s leading party destination, where you can dance the night away at a swanky beach bar or world famous super club. Berlin, London and Amsterdam also offer some of the finest underground parties and music in the world.
Spend some time in Europe and you’ll fall in love with its historic charm and natural beauty. There’s no shortage of attractions and plenty of spots to relax, enjoy some pampering or lounge under the Mediterranean sun.