If travelling is your passion you have probably visited many countries in the world. The following 5 European capitals are have-to-visit cities for every traveller. So pack the most important dresses and head out to Paris, Rome, Athens, Madrid and London!
For all Shopping Freaks – Paris, France
The cosmopolitan capital of France is well-known as “The City of Love”. It also plays a major role in European education and as a fashion center. When visiting Paris find some time to see Notre Dame Cathedral, Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. And of course don´t forget to go to Champs-Élysées, the most famous shopping street in Paris for some French designer shopping.
Travel Tip: As France is famous also for its cuisine, you have to try at least the typical French croissant.
For all Pizza Lovers – Rome, Italy
Rome with its rich history offers many places for sightseeing, good Italian food dining and clubbing. Visit the Colosseum, the largest amphitheater in the times of Roman Empire, that was completed in 80 AD for gladiator fights. Also visit Vatican City, an independent city-state run by the Catholic Church. For lunch, enjoy a pizza topped with fresh mozzarella, salami, or all the vegetables you like. For dinner, try pasta carbonara or a risotto. Don’t forget to indulge in a gelato, the famous Italian ice cream.
Travel Tip: Enjoy the Italian “La Dolce Vita” like the Italians do: start the day with a cup of coffee and brioche.
For all History Addicts – Athens, Greece
Athens is one of the most magical cities in the world. It is often called “The Cradle of Western civilization and democracy”. Many wise men of ancient times lived there. Don´t forget to visit Acropolis, Athens´ ancient archeological monument and one of the seven wonders of the world. During the hot days drink frappé, the typical greek ice coffee. In the evening don’t stay at the hotel, but go outside. The nightlife of Athens satisfies all tastes.
Travel Tip: Feel the trend-conscious cosmopolitan lifestyle of Athenians in one of the oldest cities on the world.
For all Fiestas Enjoyers – Madrid, Spain
Madrid, the capital of Spain is characterized by its rich culture and a very lively nightlife. It´s a cosmopolitan city, a business center with strong banking and industrial sectors, government and the home of the Spanish Royal Family. The culture of Madrid has always been dominated by its religious and Royal history. For the tourists it offers many attractions: museums, monuments or bullfights. Don´t leave Madrid without seeing a Flamenco Show.
Travel Tip: When dining out, try Spanish tapas and churros, it’s definitely worth it.
For all Sport Fans – London, United Kingdom
Noisy and multicultural London is home of many people from all around the world. Visit Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the Queen; and the Westminster area to see the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. When travelling in late June or early July, London goes tennis crazy for the Wimbledon competition. And all football fans know that there are more than 20 professional football clubs. The possibility to meet your favourite sport player is very high.
Travel Tip: Discover London from the top in the London Eye that is offering also a new 4D experience.
Written by Travelista Linda Koscova