11+1 Weekend Getaways in Europe – We all need to rejuvenate ourselves and start a new week fresh and relaxed. And therefore, we all look for destinations that we will be able to combine in two days entertainment, carefree moments, and sightseeing tours.
The team of Travel Le Monde found and recommend 11+1 weekend getaways in Europe. So, let’s start:
1. Warsaw, Poland
Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. Pay a visit to the Royal Castle (it is always interesting to see a castle) and to the Palace of Culture and Science. Have some relaxed moments in Kazienki Park and entertain yourself in the colorful Old Town. You will find restaurants and bars.
2. Cinque Terre, Italy
A string of 5 seaside villages, located on the Italian Riviera coastline. Enjoy the sea and the sun, have an excellent Italian Seafood pasta and let this picturesque destination to offer you a relaxed weekend. After all, this is all you need.
3. Athens, Greece
A city that you will never get bored, and you will want to visit it again and again! Click here to see what to do 2 days in Athens.
4. Ibiza, Spain
Ibiza is known for its nightlife, so what’s best to spend a weekend in this city. Ibiza Puerto (Marina) is perfect for dining and shopping, and SES Figueretes and Platja d’en Bossa are white-sand beaches offered for relaxed moments. Enjoy the most beautiful sunsets at the Café Del Mar.
5. Florence, Italy
Florence is considered one of the most cultural and historical cities! Visit the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore – a medieval cathedral with an iconic red dome – and the Palazzo Vecchio – a beautiful fortified 13th century Palace. Take a stroll in Ponte Vecchio, a medieval stone bridge, and end up to Uffizi Gallery, an art museum. Don’t forget the shopping!
A magical place where you will get impressed by the architecture of the colourful houses and the quaint streets where the cafés and restaurants provide excellent culinary delights. You can travel along the river Il and shop at the fashion designers’ shops and malls. Click here to get your guide.
7. Copenhagen, Denmark
Suitable for both, entertainment and tours! Do your shopping in Strøget, one of the largest pedestrian malls in the World, and have a coffee or beer in Nyhavn, the harbor area. Pay a visit to the statue The Little Mermaid, a landmark for Copenhagen and the Amalienburg – the Queen’s Winter Residence. Don’t leave Copenhagen without having a little fun in Tivoli Gardens, a 19th-century amusement park.
8. Budapest, Hungary
A city of character! And certainly, it does not look like any other capital in the World! It has a rich architecture and historical heritage. Click here to discover this beautiful city.
9. Thessaloniki, Greece
Thessaloniki is the city of Great Alexander and is worthy of paying a visit. See here how to spend a lovely weekend.
10. Amsterdam, Netherlands
Amsterdam is a picturesque city, and it has a rich history. And famous for its nightlife! Lost in one of the most famous neighbourhoods, Jordaan. In your way, you will find art galleries, antique shops, and atmospheric bars and restaurants. The area Westergas has a variety of bars, restaurants, coffee roasters, and microbrewery where you can spend your nights. Look at the Van Gogh Museum, the World’s largest Van Gogh collection, and go on a boat trip in the city’s canal. Enjoy a cocktail at one of the city’s rooftop bars, at the QO hotel. The city view is spectacular!
What to say about London! Magnificent, royal, glamorous! Click here for the guide to London.
12. Brussels, Belgium
The architecture of the city will impress you! Pay a visit to the Grand Palace and Palais Royal, and take a stroll in the botanical gardens. In your list include the Notre Dame Du Sablon, a 14th-century chapel. Lastly, Brussels is famous for its beer, so take a beer tour in the best pubs. There are organized tours!
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