10 Best Cities to Visit in Europe
Rome has historical treasures. As a result, the city is often flooded with tourists in summers. Rome is filled with history and architecture from its Ancient Roman period. Rome grown on the banks of river Tiber. The city also has Residence of Pope and Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City. Some of the other attractions are Colosseum, Roman Forum, Trevi fountain, Pantheon. There are many beautiful churches in the eternal city.
Paris is always been among the most visited city in Europe. French capital has its popular everchanging fashion, French cuisine, historic monuments. Some attractions are such as Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral and more. Paris also hosts famous sports events such as Tour de France and French Open.
Grand canal flows through the city. It is the biggest canal of Venice. St Mark’s square is the central city square and always busy with tourists around it. In the center, Basilica di San Marco and Campanile di San Marco stand as a landmark and main attractions. Other than that, Church of San Giorgio Maggiore on the island opposite of it, Rialto bridge and many others. Venice also hosts Biennale di Venezia.
Barcelona is the capital city of Catalunya. It is one of the most visited cities in Spain. City has beautiful beaches on Mediterranean Sea in the east, and hills on the west. Barcelona is famous for Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia church and also for Football Club Barcelona. Furthermore, it has many Gothic style buildings, and contemporary architecture with beautiful landscape.
Amsterdam is a Capital city of Netherlands is up to the mark with its unique identity. Amazing architecture, canals, and bridges, nightlife and discipline will surely make a mark on your trip experience. Rijksmuseum contains large collection of Dutch history and arts. Van Gogh Museum, Famous Anne Frank Huis and much more places to explore.
German Capital has intensive history. Berlin was most effected during world war, resulting its partition. Berlin has many locations showcasing remains of Berlin wall. East side gallery is most important one. There are murals painted on the wall remains and displayed on a sidewalk along the river.
Berlin has many attractions for visitors. Glass dome on the top of Reichstag building, Brandenburg Gate, Holocaust Memorial, Museum island among others. Observation deck on the top of Berlin’s Tv tower is spectacular.
Prague is very colorful and beautiful city. Charles Bridge is the one of the main attractions in the city. Its connecting old town to castle. Old town square is one of the centers of the city. The square is in the historic old city area. This part of the city is always lively, with beautiful buildings around it. Prague castle complex lies on the hill overlooking the city, it’s one of the biggest castle complexes. The castle is the office of the president of Czech Republic. Food and beer is often suggested as must try in Prague.
Vienna is the capital of Austria and the biggest city in the country. It’s among the most beautiful cities in the world. Vienna developed itself on the banks of Danube river, and under the influence of imperial capital of Hapsburg empire. The city is also acknowledged for its Imperial palaces, like Schönbrunn.
Most of the city is on the west side of the Danube, it has always been a center of culture and art; theatre and opera are still vibrant in the city. Beautiful streets with remarkable architecture and historical public and government buildings are lying in the central district of Vienna known as Innere Stadt and a ring road is following it to the canal. Vienna is a big city and it has many attractions for visitors everywhere.
The Ancient Greek city grown up to become of the best travelling destinations in the world. Parthenon, Temple of Athena, Acropolis, Theatre of Dionysus among other ancient ruins are on the hill rising up in the center of the city. Contemporary city has its cuisine and culture very vibrant. Athens is a big city and homes a large percentage of Greece population. There are many fantastic restaurants, cafés and bars. City has its lively nightlife too.
Milan is known as the fashion capital of the world. It is the capital city of Lombardy region of north Italy. Milan is financial hub of the country, it has many restaurants and verities of shops. Milan is undeniably a place for shopping. Via Montenapoleone, Via Dente, Via Torino, Corso Buenos Aires are the few to name.
Piazza del Duomo is the main city square, facing cathedral of Milan, known as Duomo is always lively throughout the day. Along with that there are many beautiful buildings in Milan including Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper,” in the church Santa Maria delle Grazie. The city was damaged heavily during world war and since then Milan has developed to become one of the world leaders in finance.