Euopean country France, Germany, England to Italy, European countries are full of vibrant cities known for their nightlife, museums, restaurants and architecture. There are various cities to visit in Europe. Though it can be difficult for any one to choose the best cities in Europe to visit. Here you will find the list of few Euopean cities to visit.
European Cities to Visit
These all places are good for either a weekend city break or for a longer holiday.
London is the capital of England and the United Kingdom (UK). It is Britain’s largest and most populous metropolitan area. London is a leading global city being the world’s largest financial centre alongside New York City.
Rome is the capital of Italy and the country’s largest and most populated municipality (central area), with over 2.7 million residents. Rome’s history spans over two and a half thousand years. It was the capital city of the Roman Kingdom, the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire, which was a major political and cultural influence in the lands bordering the Mediterranean Sea for over four hundred years from the 1st Century BC until the 4th Century AD.
Barcelona is the capital and the most populous city of the Autonomous Community of Catalonia and the second largest city in Spain. Founded as a Roman city, Barcelona became the capital of the Counts of Barcelona. After merging with the Kingdom of Aragon, it became one of the most important cities of the Crown of Aragon. Barcelona is today an important cultural centre and a major tourist destination and has a rich cultural heritage.
It is the capital and largest city of Portugal. The Lisbon region is the wealthiest region in Portugal and it is well above the European Union’s GDP per capita average – it produces 37% of the Portuguese GDP. It is also the political centre of the country, as seat of government and residence of the Head of State.
Venice (Italian: Venezia) is a city in northern Italy, the capital of the region Veneto. The city stretches across 117 small islands in the marshy Venetian Lagoon along the Adriatic Sea in northeast Italy. The Republic of Venice was a major maritime power during the Middle Ages and Renaissance, as well as a very important center of commerce (especially silk, grain and spice trade) and art in the 13th century up to the end of the 17th century.
Paris is home to the association football club Paris Saint-Germain FC and the rugby union club Stade Français. The 80,000-seat Stade de France, built for the 1998 FIFA World Cup, is located in Saint-Denis. Paris hosts the annual French Open Grand Slam tennis tournament on the red clay of Roland Garros.
Amsterdam is the capital and largest city of the Netherlands. The city is the financial and cultural capital of the Netherlands. Amsterdam’s main attractions, including its historic canals, the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Hermitage Amsterdam, Anne Frank House, its red-light district, and its many cannabis coffee shops draw more than 3.66 million international visitors annually.
Vienna is the capital of the Republic of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria. It is the 10th largest city by population in the European Union. Vienna is host to many major international organizations such as the United Nations and OPEC. In 2001, the city center was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey, constituting the country’s economic, cultural, and historical heart. With a population of 14.1 million, the city forms one of the largest urban agglomerations in Europe and is the third-largest city in the world by population within city limits.
A convivial metropolis pulsating with laughter and pints, Dublin is highly regarded as one of the friendliest capital cities in the world. Music and dancing linger on every corner, as do bright eyed bards willing to share a playful tale. Intertwined seamlessly with the old is the young and modern.
For other places with the same name, see Geneva (disambiguation). Geneva is Switzerland’s second-most populous city and is one of the world’s major centers of international diplomacy, having served as the site of the initial headquarters of the International Committee of the Red Cross.
Brussels has grown from a 10th-century fortress town founded by a descendant of Charlemagne into a metropolis of more than one million inhabitants. The metropolitan area has a population of over 1.8 million, making it the largest in Belgium.