Top 5 European Cities to Visit One Day

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Diane Hashem, Editor

  Europe is filled with cities that have millions of stories to share whether it be through history or just a vacation. Europeans are known to live in the moment and just always enjoy the little things of life, so why not join them? Here is a list of some famous European cities that will always have an adventure awaiting for anyone.

Paris, France

  Paris. The city of love is filled with famous attractions. Some of these include the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, and the Notre Dame Cathedral. Along these are the cultural insights you gain from the people of France. Parisians can make a whole day out of just sitting in a café and watching others have a leisurely walk through the narrow streets. For them, it is really important to be in the present instead of constantly worrying about the future. Additionally, Paris has food and pastries around every corner to satisfy your cravings! Yes, the expenses can be high, but Paris has hotels at the prices of all budgets.

Rome, Italy

  Rome. Some of the most important empires took place in this city. Centuries of history is stored in many architectures like the St. Peter’s Basilica, Colosseum, and Trevi Fountain. It is also the place for those who love art. The Italians are additionally known for being extremely hospitable, helpful, and polite. 

London, England

  London. This city is the most practical for Americans as the language is one. Besides that, London is home to major sporting teams like Arsenal F.C. and Chelsea F.C. It is also home to a monarchy, so, like every European city, it is rich with history, especially to do with the crown. If you are a fan of theatre, you will enjoy the many shows in the West End Theatre. One can also spot the differences of the city compared to their own, as in England they drive on the opposite side of the road! 

Stockholm, Sweden

  Stockholm. The capital of Sweden has so much to offer to those who visit it, whether it be for months or for the night. The ABBA Museum, Gamla stan, and the Stockholm Palace will guarantee to make your trip lively! The colorful buildings in the sunset look like a fairy tale come true as night boats give tours. The Swedes are very active and all about their health, so get ready to move around by biking or going for an afternoon jog. As always, this city is rich with history and proves its golden era of power with the 17th century warship, The Vasa, which is available to tour through by the public. 

Barcelona, Spain

  Barcelona. The people in this Spanish city love to have fun and make the most out of the nights. The Sagrada Familia, Park Güell, and the Picasso Museum are only a few tourist attractions Barcelona offers. You can take a bike tour around the city as everything is conveniently close to each other. There’s no doubt that you will become more open minded of other cultures as each region has its own type of diversity to share with the world. This city also provides free wifi basically everywhere!