The best cities for romantic getaways in Europe

As a continent full of bustling cities, rich culture, and beautiful nature, Europe is a popular spot for short trips. 
Discover the best cities for romantic getaways in Europe.

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The best cities for romantic getaways in Europe
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Paris, France

Often referred to as “The city of love”, Paris is on top of the list for romantic getaways in Europe.

It’s full of beautiful architecture, delicious food and wine, and has an incredible metro system to get around easily.

Some highlights to visit in Paris are of course the Eiffel Tower, Louvre museum, Sacre Coeur cathedral and Notre Dame Basilica.

Venice, Italy

Famous for its endless canals, colourful carnival and world renowned blown glass, Venice is the perfect city for a romantic weekend getaway.

With all the main sights in walking distance, it’s easy to get around. There are also many boat taxis connecting the different parts of the city, as well as the surrounding islands of Burano and Murano. With their colourful houses and handcrafted glass and lace art, those islands make a great day trip from Venice to escape the city.

Prague, Czech Republic

With one of the biggest castles in the world, Prague is a city full of history and magnificent gothic architecture.

Sights like Charles Bridge, the astronomical clock, and trendy neighbourhoods such as Mala Strana, make Prague the perfect romantic getaway destination in Europe.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam is a city of charming cobblestone streets, winding narrow houses, and lazy flowing canals. 

Discover historical landmarks like the Anne Frank House, visit the Rijksmuseum, and enjoy some time in Vondelpark.

Brussels, Belgium

World famous for its chocolate, Belgian waffles and beer, Brussels is a great city for romantic getaways in Europe.

Visit the lush Botanical Garden, have a laugh the famous Männeken Pis statue, and indulge in creamy Belgian chocolate.

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is Spain’s artistic hotspot. Full of beautiful architecture, delicious food, and beaches, it’s the perfect city for a romantic getaway.

Fall in love with masters like Gaudí and visit the world-famous Sagrada Familia cathedral.

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