59 days in Europe Itinerary

59 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Naples, Italy
— 1 night
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Positano, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sorrento, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Tropea, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly
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Lampedusa, Italy
— 3 nights
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Valletta, Malta
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 1 day
Drive
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L'Aquila, Italy
— 7 nights
Bus to Roma Tiburtina, Train to Florence
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Siena, Italy
— 1 night
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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
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Corfu Town, Greece
— 3 nights
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Fira, Greece
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain — 3 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for sightseeing, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona online trip maker.

Melbourne, Australia to Barcelona is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in July; daily highs in Barcelona reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Madrid.
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Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:

Madrid, Spain — 3 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Toledo (Mirador del Valle & Catedral Primada). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and pause for some photo ops at Puerta de Alcala.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Madrid holiday planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Lisbon.
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Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:

Lisbon, Portugal — 3 nights

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 17th (Mon), visit Alfama, then steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, make a trip to Belém Tower, then admire the striking features of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then admire the striking features of Quinta da Regaleira, and finally snap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lisbon trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Madrid to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Madrid in July, things will get little chillier in Lisbon: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Naples.
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Find places to stay Jul 16 — 19:

Naples, Italy — 1 night

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): see the interesting displays at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, then examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and then delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Naples trip tool.

You can fly from Lisbon to Naples in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Naples due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in July, Naples is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Positano.
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Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:

Positano, Italy — 3 nights

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Ravello (Villa Rufolo, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, &more) and Amalfi (Cloister del Paradiso & Duomo di Sant'Andrea). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Fornillo, get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Croce, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Positano day trip planning site.

You can drive from Naples to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Sorrento.
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Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:

Sorrento, Italy — 3 nights

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Sorrento is known for sightseeing, nightlife, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, indulge your taste buds at I Giardini di Cataldo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sorrento.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sorrento day trip planning site.

Getting from Positano to Sorrento by car takes about an hour. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a bus. In July in Sorrento, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tropea.
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Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:

Tropea, Italy — 3 nights

Tropea is a municipality located within the province of Vibo Valentia, in Calabria (southern Italy).The town is a famous bathing place, situated on a reef, in the gulf of St. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tropea: Piedigrotta Church (in Pizzo), Chianalea di Scilla (in Scilla) and Reggio Calabria (Lungomare Falcomata & Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria). There's still lots to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Artistic Creations The Lighthouse, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo, enjoy the sand and surf at Capo Vaticano, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tropea trip planner.

Getting from Sorrento to Tropea by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Tropea sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can fly to Lampedusa.
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Find places to stay Jul 25 — 29:

Lampedusa, Italy — 3 nights

Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Lampedusa is known for beaches, wildlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Sciatu Persu, don't miss a visit to Archivio Storico Lampedusa, and stroll through Spiaggia dei Conigli.

Before you visit Lampedusa, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Tropea to Lampedusa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Lampedusa when traveling from Tropea in July, with lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Valletta.
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Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:

Valletta, Malta — 3 nights

Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
On the 2nd (Wed), browse the exhibits of Casa Rocca Piccola, examine the collection at Toy Museum, contemplate the long history of St. John's Co-Cathedral, then examine the collection at National Museum of Archaeology, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens. On the next day, learn about all things military at Fort St Elmo - National War Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mdina Old City, then take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), and finally take a leisurely stroll along Valletta Waterfront.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Valletta attractions app.

Getting from Lampedusa to Valletta by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Valletta, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Rome.
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Rome, Italy — 1 day

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then take in panoramic vistas at Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome travel planning tool.

Getting from Valletta to Rome by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Valletta in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 24°C in Rome. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to L'Aquila.
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L'Aquila, Italy — 7 nights

L'Aquila is a city and comune in Southern Italy, both the capital city of the Abruzzo region and of the Province of L'Aquila., it has a population of 70,967 inhabitants. Venture out of the city with trips to Rocca Calascio (in Calascio), Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia) and Museo NINA (in Civitella del Tronto). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa, walk around Parco del Sole, admire the sheer force of Cascata delle Marmore, and experience rural life at Fattoria Valle Magica.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read L'Aquila journey planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to L'Aquila takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in L'Aquila, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Florence.
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Find places to stay Aug 4 — 11:

Florence, Italy — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Venture out of the city with trips to Pisa (Duomo di Pisa, Leaning Tower of Pisa, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens.

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Drive from L'Aquila to Florence in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. When traveling from L'Aquila in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Florence, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Siena.
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Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:

Siena, Italy — 1 night

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): make a trip to Piazza del Campo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and then contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Siena trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to fly to Athens.
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Find places to stay Aug 14 — 15:

Athens, Greece — 3 nights

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mycenae (Archaeological Site Mycenae & Lion Gate). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens, and make a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Athens day trip planner.

You can fly from Siena to Athens in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Siena in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Athens, with lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Corfu Town.
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Find places to stay Aug 15 — 18:

Corfu Town, Greece — 3 nights

Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
On the 19th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Achilleion Museum, expand your understanding of the military at Old Fortress Corfu, and then visit Corfu Old Town. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art and then experience the excitement of Aqualand Corfu Water Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Corfu Town travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Athens to Corfu Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Athens in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Corfu Town, with lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Fira.
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Find places to stay Aug 18 — 21:

Fira, Greece — 3 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for nightlife, wineries, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and steep yourself in history at Ancient Thera.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Fira day trip planner.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Fira in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. When traveling from Corfu Town in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Fira: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Edinburgh.
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Find places to stay Aug 21 — 24:

Edinburgh, United Kingdom — 3 nights

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and contemplate the long history of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh tour itinerary planning site.

Getting from Fira to Edinburgh by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Fira in August, with highs in Edinburgh at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Dublin.
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Find places to stay Aug 24 — 27:

Dublin, Ireland — 3 nights

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Phoenix Park, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, take in the views from Ha'penny Bridge, and examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Dublin road trip site.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Dublin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to London.
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Find places to stay Aug 27 — 30:

London, United Kingdom — 5 nights

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Change things up with these side-trips from London: Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens (in Burford) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip site.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to London takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. While traveling from Dublin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 5:

Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.
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Portugal travel guide

4.2
Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.
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Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.
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Sicily travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Ruins · Churches
The largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, Sicily is a ruggedly attractive land. The island has a long history of foreign domination and has been controlled by the Greeks, Romans, Arabs, and Normans. The result is a distinct culture blending elements from all of those areas and featuring an intriguing dialect. This is a huge island with plenty of small villages to tour, each with its own treasures. Beyond the popular coastal areas, Sicily's inland attractions include an unspoiled landscape of mountains, hills, and villages that sometimes seem frozen in time. While the natural environment is its biggest draw, Sicily's greatest asset may be its people. They are proud of their traditions and incredibly hospitable to visitors.
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Malta travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Sacred & Religious Sites · Gardens
Land of Honey
Aside from the crystal azure waters and the soft sandy beaches in Malta, there is more ancient, medieval, and Baroque architecture here than most visitors have time for. Whether you are looking for a relaxing vacation spent people-watching and sun-bathing or a history lesson filled with fortified cities and catacombs, Malta lets you hop from island to island with a plethora of options. And with so much coastline wherever you are in Malta, opportunities for water sports abound, including snorkeling and diving. Despite the thriving tourism, many areas feel uncrowded due to lack of residency, leaving you space to enjoy the sun and sea at your own pace.
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Greece travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.
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Santorini travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Ruins
Wine Island
Known for dramatic views and romantic sunsets, the island of Santorini draws visitors with its long string of black, white, and red beaches. The largest and most significant of a small group of volcanic islands located just 200 km (120 mi) southeast of Greece's mainland, Santorini boasts just over 15,000 permanent residents. Created by a massive volcanic eruption that likely destroyed a single large island, the archipelago still features an active volcano, which saw its last eruption in the 1950s. The easiest way to explore Santorini's craggy coastline is on foot. Start by visiting the archaeological sites on the island's southwestern side, which offer a chance to discover the area's ancient past with unobstructed views of the famed volcano.
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United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Nightlife · Specialty Museums · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.
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