Europe is the world’s second-smallest continent, but size isn’t everything. From historic monuments to hip cities or wonderful nature – here you can find it all. We share a list of 20 European spots you must see before you die that will make you want to immediately pack your bags and flight away.
Yes, some of these locations are really well known from TV, movies or magazines, but no matter how many times you might have seen them in pictures, they can only be truly appreciated in person.
Think we missed some amazing spots? Share your favourite place in the comments section.
# 20. Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic
Charles Bridge in Prague by Markus Grunau
# 19. Glenfinnan Viaduct, Scotland
Glenfinnan Viaduct, Scotland by Jason Hawkes
# 18. Sagrada Família, Barcelona, Spain by Juan Romero
Sagrada Família, Barcelona by Juan Romero
# 17. The Grand Canal, Venice, Italy
Venice, Italy by Guerel Sahin
#16. Dona Ana Beach, Lagos, Portugal by Rui Marques
Dona Ana Beach, Lagos by Rui Marques
#15. Cliffs of Moher, County Clare, Ireland
Cliffs of Moher, Ireland by Unknown
# 14. The Gorges Du Verdon, south-eastern France.
Gorges Du Verdon, France by Natalie
#13. Preikestolen, near Stavanger, Norway.
Preikestolen, Norway by Vegard Seatrenes
# 12. The Blue Lagoon, Reykjanes Peninsula, southwestern Iceland.
Blue Lagoon, Iceland by Nainoa Makana Kapono
# 11. Blausee Lake, Kandergrund, Switzerland.
Blausee Lake in Kandergrund, Switzerland by Thiago Lopez
# 10. Gásadalur, Faroe Islands
Gásadalur, Faroe Islands by Kim S. Brockie
# 9. Hallstatt Village, Austria
Hallstatt Village by Justin Bowen
# 8. Keizersgracht, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Keizersgracht, Amsterdam by Thrasivoulos Panou
# 7. Vernazza, Cinque Terre, Italy
Vernazza, Cinque Terre, Italy by Unknown
# 6. Oia, Santorini, Greece
Oia, Santorini, Greece by Frank Hazebroek
# 5. Neuschwanstein Castle, southwest Bavaria, Germany.
Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany by Ilhan Eroglu
# 4. Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
Eiffel Tower, Paris by Coolbiere
# 3. Seljalandsfoss waterfall, Iceland
Seljalandsfoss waterfall, Iceland by Unknown
# 2. The Seven Sisters waterfall, Geiranger, Norway
The Seven Sisters waterfall, Norway by Unknown
# 1. Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia.
Plitvice Lakes National Park by Freddy Adams