No doubt Europe is a very rich continent with enough tourist destinations to last you a lifetime, most of which are yet to be explored to the fullest. The figures have it that Paris alone received over 89 million tourists in the past one year, reason enough to deviate from these popular destinations and walk the path less explored.
And not just Paris but there are so many destinations that will give you that unique tourist experience that will keep you coming back to explore some more. Here is a guide to the beaten path that is less known in Europe to get you started in a time you will live to remember.
How about you get started with the Hague, strategically located in the Netherlands and which can easily be accessible by train from the Amsterdam Schipol airport? While the Hague is a capital city of Netherlands, it is not one of the most visited destinations but nonetheless very rich in and worth your time.
Lovers of the film the Sound of Music are probably familiar with our second tourist destination, Salzburg, Austria. The history is something worth exploring particularly if you loved The Sound of Music. The surrounding hills will also take your breath away especially when you set yourself to discover more about the rich cultural heritage of this tourist destination even as you trail the movie scenes and sites.
Next in line is Gdansk, Poland, yet another popular destination that is worth every minute spend as you discover more about its rich Polish history and culture. It should be mentioned that most people visit Warsaw and Krakow at the expense of Gdansk, but the beauty and charm is something you can never compare to any other destination. The Dutch-inspired architecture is something worth you’re every minute spent as you learn more about what makes the buildings in Gdansk different from the rest in Poland.
Arles, France is yet another destination you are most likely going to fall in love with especially if you love an amalgamation of ancient and modern history. While in Arles, France, you might want to spend some time as you learn more about the history of celebrated artist Van Gogh, and of course get to explore his work and other art collections. Last but not least is to visit Szeged, Hungary, particularly if you love vibrant nightlife and spending some quality time visiting the zoo. Having said that, it is important that you plan your trip well in advance ensuring every minute detail is handled on time for a smooth and drama-free vacation.