Europe is quickly becoming the most popular tourist attraction with thousands of visitors dropping in love with all the ancient history and contemporary facilities offered at the cities of the great continent. It’s amazing cities with hundreds of years of background rubbing shoulders with modernity.
Rome popularly called the city of seven mountains is the capital of Italy and also has a history that dates back to Julius Caesar. This city is sure to enchant visitors with its magic and mystery. It is both mystic and modern with museums and churches alongside designer storefronts and sleek hotels. The best way to get around this town is by foot as the majority of the tourist attractions are bunched together in regions that are free of visitors. You might even use the subway or taxi to travel around.
Things to do – Together with historical tours through ancient Rome to purchasing at the flea market that this town is exploding with chances with things to do. The many popular tourist attractions in this town include Trevi Fountain, Church of San Luigi dei Francesi, Santa Maria Della Vittoria, Trastevere, Pantheon, Church of Sant’Ignazio Di Loyola, St. Peter’s Basilica, Basilica di San Clemente, Piazza Navona, Santa Maria in Trastevere, Gianicolo Hill, Colosseum, Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, Campo de’ Fiori, Porta Portese, Roman Forum, Spanish Steps, Galleria Borghese, Capitoline Museum (Museo Capitolini) and Appian Way.
When to visit The best time to visit this lovely and enchanting town is from October to April as the majority of the tourist crowds may have disappeared and you may be able to find hotel rooms at slashed rates.
Paris popularly called the City of Lights attracts millions of visitors every year. The city is renowned for its fashion, food, world-class museums and art set. The best way to avoid and respect the architecture and history of this town is on foot. As the city is too large to cover by foot, you may pick the metro, taxi and bus service.
Things to do – Plan your own ternary once you visit this fantastic city as it has many attractions that are truly mesmerizing. The favorite attractions include Cathedrale de Notre Dame de Paris, Musee du Louvre, Eiffel Tower, Le Marais, Sacred Heart Basilica of Montmartre, Musee d’Orsay, Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, Palais Garnier – Opera National de Paris, Luxembourg Gardens, Arc de Triomphe, Centre Pompidou, Versailles Palace, Musée Rodin, Paris Catacombs and Champs-Élysées.
When to visit – The best time to visit the city is from June to August as the weather is perfect. Summers are crowded and expensive.
London as a city has a lot to offer to tourists that one visit might not be enough to admire its beauty and grandeur. Most of the attractions of the city are completely free to relish. The best way to go around this town is by using the Tube. The rapid transit system links the entire city and you can use it to go from one attraction to another easily.
Things to do – It provides something for everyone and is filled with historical and modern-day attractions even for budget travelers. The popular attractions include British Museum, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Victoria and Albert Museum, Hyde Park & Kensington Gardens, National Gallery, Imperial War Museum, Churchill War Rooms, Tower Bridge, Tate Modern, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Natural History Museum, Houses of Parliament, Old Spitalfields Market, The London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Harrods and London Dungeon.
When to visit – The best time to visit is spring when the temperature is mild.
Berlin is a city that basks in its own cultural renaissance and has everything from food, museums, style and decade older churches that attracts countless visitors every year.
Things to do – The huge architectural, historical and natural sights make it one of the most interesting sights in Europe. The popular tourist attractions in this city include Museumsinsel, Viktoriapark, Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Tiergarten, Brandenburg Gate, Potsdamer Platz, Parliament Building, Pergamonmuseum, East Side Gallery, Topography of Terror, TV Tower (Fernsehturm), Berlin Zoo, Checkpoint Charlie Museum, and Charlottenburg Palace.
When to visit – The best time to visit is May to September because the weather is best in these months. The temperatures may be freezing in winter.
Istanbul includes a rich heritage with several monuments and natural landscapes that attracts visitors to cherish this city. The past has incorporated with the present to make an intriguing picture. The bustling streets and bazaars are more than a hundred years old and are a favorite tourist place for bargain hunters. The best way to get around is by using buses and trams.
Things to do – The town has many palaces and houses of worship with many bazaars around town. The popular attractions include Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Istanbul Archaeology Museum, Topkapi Palace, Grand Bazaar, Taksim Square, Ortakoy, Süleymaniye Hamam, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Church of St. Savior in Chora, Dolmanbahce Palace, and Galata Tower.
When to visit – The best time to visit is September to November as the weather is best during those months.
Amsterdam is considered the ideal destination for romantic getaways. It’s renowned for its museums and shopping opportunities. The best way to get around this town is by using bikes. Pedal through the town and enjoy its rich heritage.
Things to do – The many popular tourist attractions of this city comprise De Pijp, Vondelpark, Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, The Resistance Museum, Leidseplein, Artis Zoo, Albert Cuypmarkt, Nine Little Streets, Concertgebouw, Red Light District, Heineken Experience, Science Center NEMO, State Museum, Zandvoort, Museum Het Rembrandthuis and Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ.