With Vilnius continuously ranking at the tops of “Europe’s cheapest” and “best value” lists and budget airlines establishing a growing number of direct routes connecting it to other European cities, the floodgates are about to open as increasing numbers of tourists.
Here are our top 5 picks for must-see attractions in Stockholm, Sweden’s elegant and forward-thinking capital – just enough to fill one summer weekend.
Eger is the type of town where something is always going on, be it a concert, a festival, a wine tasting event or a water polo match. It’s located only 1.5 hours away from Budapest, but well worth travelling much further for.
Home to a quarter of the country’s population, Vienna is more than larger-than-life palaces and refined facades of the old town. Urban life thrives, and so do underground cultures, ranging from trendy to bohemian, and offering endless possibilities for discovery.
Couples stroll along the marina, while families enjoy their lunch and the afternoon sun. Steps away local artisans peddle their crafts, right next to boutiques, hipster coffeehouses and microbreweries. It isn’t Vancouver, or Chicago, or Sydney. It’s Stockton, California.
Sofia is an intriguing and layered city that hides surprises behind every corner, no matter how thoroughly you explore it. See what the Bulgarian capital has to offer and learn all about why the city is about to become the new “it” place for young European travelers.