Dublin, capital and largest city of the Republic of Ireland is a lively city with over 700 pubs, plenty of cocktail bars and restaurants, the ninth-most densely populated European Union city and the 25th best city in the world according to the Time Out Index 2019.
Helsinki, capital and the most popular city of Finland, a vibrant environmental friendly city, with a population of 1,292,232 (2019), surrounded by plenty of parks and nature attractions, is located in the south of the country, in the Uusimaa region.
Lucerne, a beautiful picturesque city in near proximity to Zurich, just 45 minutes drive, is a spectacular place to visit and one of top rated tourist attractions. Lucerne is often described as the most beautiful city of Switzerland.
Zurich offers a wide range of sights to see, plenty attractions and activities to do. If you are travelling on a budget there is a list of popular places and monuments I can recommend. Continue reading Zurich | Breathtaking Views
Oslo, is the largest city and capital of Norway. A beautiful metropolis, with lot of greenery, surrounding parks and forests and a population of 658,390. A compact city with easy access to public transport and cyclists friendly destination. The European Commission awarded Oslo the European Green Capital title of 2019!
Riga, is largest city and capital of Latvia. Latvia is one of the Baltic countries along with Estonia and Lithuania. Latvia has been part of the Russian Empire, gained full independence in 1991. Riga a modern and beautiful metropolis, was awarded, in 2014, with the title of European Capital of Culture.
Vilnius is the largest city and capital of Lithuania. Name of the city comes from River Vilna. Lithuania is one of the Baltic countries along with Estonia and Latvia. Lithuania, one of the Soviet Union Socialist Republics (USSR), achieved independence in 1991.
Luxembourg, situated in the centre of Europe, is a picturesque city with lots to do and see, from historical attractions and panoramic views to a great numbers of bars and restaurants to hang out. With more that four flights a day from London and less than 2 hrs away, Luxembourg is one of the best weekend getaways.
Reykjavik , capital of Iceland, is a small but vibrant city with friendly residents, great nightlife, and lots to explore. City has an abundance of shops -main shopping street is Laugavegur-, museums and culture spots, souvenir shops and coffee shops on every corner. Name of the city means smoky bay. Name comes from ancient past when first settlers arrived and found hot springs all over the place from which steam and smoke was rising. Visited Reykjavik in October, a very windy and typical winter day in Iceland. Winter in Iceland starts in October, so I was aware of what to expect. Despite the freezing cold temperatures, we were lucky enough, one of our days there to get some sunshine.
Manchester, Britain”s second city,located in north west, a budget friendly destination, offers a variety of things to do, from museums and parks to restaurants and a wide range of bars, pubs and clubs for every mood and budget. One of the most liveable and student friendly cities with popular University of Manchester, which stands at 34th in the world, to Manchester Metropolitan University and University of Salford.
London is one of the most vibrant cities I have ever visited. There is always something to do, whatever day of the week or the weekend you visit. From discovering city‘s attractions or eating at a fancy restaurant, choosing the perfect place can definitely present a challenge. There are plenty of options to explore. Here is a quick guide of how to spend one day in London.