Summer has come, and the holiday season has begun. Although the coronavirus is still present around the world, many are not hindered in their plans to travel and relax. Moreover, because of the whole situation, some people need a short-term escape from everyday life.
Europe is a beautiful continent consisting of 44 countries and 5 more Eurasian ones. This is a continent that will meet the criteria of even the most discerning visitors, because it offers absolutely everything you want, whether it’s hiking, swimming in the endless blue sea, and incredibly beautiful and clean natural lakes or you are still a person who would rather enjoy shopping in the big city and wine at a winery in the suburbs. We are sure that blaycationtravel.com will find just the right place for everyone. Also, luxury travel agents are there to offer you exactly what suits you and to help you experience your desired destination in the right light.
We are aware that we need to be careful and follow the prescribed rules to prevent the spread of the virus, but that certainly does not mean that life should stop. Relax, travel alone, with friends, a loved one, or family, we are sure you will enjoy it. Afford yourself a luxury trip and the best road trip you ever had! To help you decide where to go and what you must see and visit, we bring you a few suggestions.
If you are a fan of incredibly beautiful architecture, but also beer in these hot summer days, you should visit the Czech Republic and its capital, Prague. This city was declared the European Capital of Culture in 2000 and is one of the 5 most visited cities in Europe. In the city itself, there are many galleries, museums, theaters, as well as the oldest university in Central Europe, Charles University. Hradcany Castle is probably the most recognizable object that tourists like to visit, as well as the Holy Vitus Cathedral, which is located inside it.
If you are a fan of the Beatles, don’t forget to go through Lazenska Street where there is a wall completely dedicated to them, with written texts of their greatest hits. After a long tour, we believe that Czech beer will be the right choice. Sailing on the Vltava River is unavoidable, and it is the best way to see this beautiful city. If you go about 130km north of Prague, on the very border with Germany you will reach Czech-Saxon Switzerland. Tourists visit this place to do various sports, as well as to enjoy the amazing nature.
Another country worth mentioning is certainly Serbia. The capital, Belgrade is a city that never sleeps and the nightlife is amazing. Visit one of the many rafts on the banks of the Sava and Danube rivers. Ada Ciganlija is a river island in the city itself that offers countless types of entertainment, cycling, swimming, barbecuing, enjoying cocktails in beach bars and much more. When we talk about sports, it is possible to play volleyball, football, basketball, but also diving, water skiing, enjoying bungee jumping or rock climbing. In the very center of the city is the Kalemegdan tower, which leads to the main promenade in the city, Knez Mihajlova street. Not far from Belgrade is Novi Sad, the second-largest city in this beautiful country, and close to it is the Fruska Gora National Park, which you must not skip! This region is recognizable by its nature and numerous wineries and Orthodox monasteries dating back to the 16th and 17th centuries.
Paris does not need to be specially represented, especially if you go there with a loved one. Couples are crazy about this city of love. This capital of culture abounds in many museums and galleries, the most famous being the Louvre and Pompidou. Although tickets can be quite expensive, it is important to note that they are free every first week of the month. Notre Dame Cathedral and the Eiffel Tower are just some of the places you must see. Also, the Moulin Rouge is a very important landmark, especially if we remember the film and the fact that many artists enjoyed partying at night with courtesans and the can-can dance.
Istanbul is a city that lies on two continents and is one of those cities to which people are always happy to come back. Many say it is a city that has never disappointed anyone. Hagia Sophia and Sultanahmet (Blue mosque) are objects that are opposite to each other. The walls of the Hagia Sophia tell a story that is hundreds of years old, from the time when it was an Orthodox church, and after that, it was converted into a mosque. Until recently, it was a museum and a monument to two great world religions, and now it has been turned into a mosque again. Topkapi and Beylerbeyi Palace are only some places every visitor must visit. One of the greatest beauties of Istanbul is the many city parks. This city is extremely easy to tour by bike, and those who want to hike and do sports activities will still have to go out of town. The nightlife meets the criteria of even the most demanding. What makes everyone happy, especially women, is shopping. Over 400 stores are located in two large bazaars, where it is possible to buy quality clothes at very low prices. It is important to note that it depends on the customer how much they will pay for something because it is desirable to bargain.
Norway is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and its inhabitants are considered one of the happiest and happiest. The capital is Oslo and has about a million inhabitants. Although it is a metropolis, it is rich in greenery, both inside and around the city. The night sun is a natural phenomenon that occurs during the summer and many people go to this country for that very reason, to see the phenomenon itself, but also to enjoy fishing, hiking, rowing, and other activities for longer. This country has more than a thousand lakes, and it is also very popular for skiing because it is from here that it originates. With a traditional aquavit drink and fresh fish, you will enjoy every Norwegian restaurant.