A European city break is a fantastic idea if you are looking for a quick break from your hectic life back home, within a couple of hours you can find yourself in one of the best cities in the world. From London to Budapest, Europe has something for everyone and there are some fantastic deals to be had as well. Here’s our top five places for you to think about when you’re booking your next city break.
This has to be one of the most romantic cities that Europe has to offer. It is the ultimate destination for couples to visit, people come here to relax and forget about life back home for a brief time. You have to hop onboard a gondola to really experience Venice, you will be brought down the many waterways passing by some of the beautiful sites. You will float past some stunning architecture and also many beautiful churches. You will also be in Italy which means that you will be able to eat some of the best food that is on offer in Europe, so leave your diet at the airport and eat to your heart’s delight, skipping on the food here is an absolute crime! You want be running around like a Wildgoose in this city, you will be lounging around not wanting to go home anytime soon!
One of the most iconic cities in Europe, it’s hip and cool but also stepped in history. If you like to go and see some of the fabulous sites during the day and enjoy going out listening to some great music then London is for you. Some of the landmarks are truly breath taking, you will be able to see Buckingham Palace with the famous changing of the guard and then take in the stunning views from the London Eye. There are also a number of free things to do in the capital of England, there are a number of museums and galleries that you can visit without putting your hand in your pocket. Millions of people flock to London every year to take in the fantastic sites, it’s not only tourists that head to London but also locals as well.
This is one of the most mesmerising cities in Europe. Running through the city is the beautiful Danube River, then there is a number of stunning bridges connecting either side of the city. The two sides are united to create the city, both Buda and Pest were united to make this a fantastic place for a holiday. Here you get a really true sense of east meets west and you can get a feel for the Ottaman influence that shines through.