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The 20 European destinations to visit before the end of 2018

If you are one of those limitless adventurers, who like to get out of the usual routes and is looking to discover new cities… we have created a list with the 20 European destinations to visit before the end of 2018.

Get your suitcase ready because next year you will discover Europe, from the great metropolises to charming unknown places.

1. Zagreb, Croatia

The beauty of the coast has eclipsed the capital of the country; However, Zagreb surprises with its Soviet architecture, street art and its quality gastronomy.

European destinations for 2018, Zagreb (Croatia)

2. Gotland, Sweden

This island of the Baltic Sea is one of the most beautiful regions of Sweden. Quiet, sunny in summer and full of sandy beaches, cliffs and mysterious forests. There might be a reason why the locals have chosen it as their favorite holiday destination.

European destinations for 2018, Gotland (Sweden)

3. Montenegro

One of the best trips is set in Montenegro, a country to travel up and down and get lost. Enjoy the Adriatic coast and discover its natural parks inland.

European destinations for 2018, Montenegro

4. Alentejo, Portugal

A gastronomic paradise thanks to the vineyards, olive groves and fertile fields that abound in the area. You will be amazed by the Portuguese cuisine and the calm landscapes of this small region of the south of the country.

European destinations for 2018, Alentejo (Portugal)

5. Moldova

It is one of the least visited countries in Europe, so it retains its spirit completely intact. Traveling through Moldova is a challenge but, in exchange, it gives you unseen landscapes and a slow pace.

European destinations for 2018, Moldova

6. Pafos, Cyprus

The ancient Roman capital of Cyprus is a cluster of temples, castles, catacombs, mosaics … A myriad of monuments that are the testimony of its 3,000 years of history. It’s just a small town on the island of Aphrodite, but it’s worth it.

European destinations for 2018, Pafos (Cyprus)

7. Wroclaw, Poland

This city is famous for its cultural life, that’s why in 2016 it was chosen as European Cultural Capital. Check out its entire leisure offer as well as its architectural variety in the form of bridges, churches and historic buildings.

European destinations for 2018, Wroclaw (Poland)

8. Helsinki, Finland

The charming capital of Finland is worth a visit at any time of the year. In summer you will be surprised with a sun that never leaves the sky and a very active life; in winter, on the other hand, you will be transported to the most beautiful Christmas scenery ever.

European destinations for 2018, Helsinki (Finland)

9. Gothenburg, Sweden

The second most important city in Sweden, after the capital, and one of the most beautiful. In its streets, neoclassical and experimental architecture is mixed, which makes walking around the center a real pleasure.

European destinations for 2018, Gothenburg (Sweden)

10. Edinburgh, Scotland

It is a fairytale city. Cobblestone streets, medieval buildings, Gothic churches and an imposing castle dominate its historical center. Undoubtedly, if you are looking for a destination for a long weekend, Edinburgh is one of the perfect places.

European destinations for 2018, Edinburgh (Scotland)

11. The Hague, The Netherlands

Despite its reputation as a business city, The Hague has a lively historic center, large parks, beautiful buildings and a very elaborate cuisine. Its coastal area, in addition, is very frequented by surfers and concerts, parties, flea markets…

European destinations for 2018, The Hague (The Netherlands)

12. Athens, Greece

A destination that must be visited at least once in a lifetime. Not only is it worth it for all the architectural treasures it houses and its history; but also because of the festive and lively atmosphere that permeates its streets.

European destinations for 2018, Athens (Greece)

13. St. Petersburg, Russia

Many describe this city as an excess of beauty and majesty. The former imperial capital was designed by famous architects who created unparalleled palaces, squares and cathedrals. Saint Petersburg is a treasure of art and culture.

European destinations for 2018, St. Petersburg (Russia)

14. Budapest, Hungary

Another must-go European destination is Budapest. They call it the Paris of the East for its imperial court buildings, spas and its nightlife. The best time to visit is during spring, when the heat does not yet press.

European destinations for 2018, Budapest (Hungary)

15. Riga, Latvia

Riga is a pearl yet to be discovered. Its architectural wealth, museums and the number of cultural events held in the capital of Latvia make it a wonderful destination for any time of the year.

European destinations for 2018, Riga (Latvia)

16. Copenhagen, Denmark

One of the most welcoming cities in the world, perfect for cycling and enjoying architecture. It also has one of the oldest amusement parks in the world: the Tivoli. You can not miss it if you travel for Christmas!  European destinations for 2018, Copenhagen (Denmark)

17. Oslo, Norway

The capital of the country of the fjords can be the perfect destination. This European city is charming and in winter, under the snow, it multiplies its beauty by two.

European destinations for 2018, Oslo (Norway)

18. Reykjavik, Iceland

Beautiful and wild, that’s the perfect description for Iceland and its capital. Discover its artistic life, the hot springs and an exuberant nature that will leave you speechless. If you can, take the opportunity to travel the rest of the country.

European destinations for 2018, Reykjavik (Iceland)

19.Prague, Czech Republic

In this list we could not forget about Prague, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. It is also known as The City of One Hundred Towers or The Golden City. It’s like being in a fairytale with its towers, medieval atmosphere and spectacular streets.

European destinations for 2018, Prague, Czech Republic

20. Innsbruck, Austria

Majestic mountains that are covered in snow in winter surround the capital of Tyrol, in the heart of the Alps. In fact, Innsbruck is famous because there are numerous winter championships there. You’ll love it!

European destinations for 2018, Innsbruck (Austria)

These are some of the 20 european destinations to visit before the end of 2018. The European continent has a lot to offer and it is still possible to discover authentic and little known corners. Venture next year and tour Europe.

 

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