Know Why You Must Visit These 4 Cities On Your Next Europe Getaway

Weekend getaways after every few months are essential to keep your life stress-free!

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Call up your friends, pick the right locations, create an itinerary without holes and fly away!

Read on to know about the best four European destinations there are. Be it a stag weekend party or stressbuster trip with loved ones; keep the following places on the top of your list:

  1. Prague, Czech Republic

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The largest city in the Czech Republic has more to offer than meets the eye. It is the cultural, political and economic centre of central Europe. It is also a popular tourist destination, and the numbers go way over 5 million. Being home to ancient architecture, popular museums and ethnic beauty; Prague should be on the top of your stag do destinations list.

  • Attractions
  • Prague Castle- It is a vast, complex castle which reeks of ancient Roman-style, Gothic and 20th-century architecture.
  • Charles Bridge- It is a landmark stone bridge which fills the gap between the old and new towns. It is also home to street entertainers and artists.
  • Prague Astronomical Clock- It is a medieval timepiece which is located on the facade of the city hall. It displays the twelve apostles as the clock strikes.
  • Activities
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Steak and strip dinner
  • Beer bike
  • Restaurants
  • Indian by Nature- Asian and Indian
  • Wine O’Clock Shop Prague- Italian, Mediterranean and European
  • Umami Sushi Restaurant- Sushi, Grill and Japanese
  • Pubs
  • Iluze Bar
  • Cash Only Bar
  • Le Valmont Club & Lounge
  1. Hamburg, Germany

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It is the second largest city of Germany; popular because it is considered a member of the medieval Hanseatic League (a free, royal city of the Holy Roman Empire). It also has the second largest port in Europe and ranks 18th in the world for livability.

  • Attractions
  • Speicherstadt- It is the largest warehouse district in the world. (World Heritage Site by UNESCO)
  • Miniatur Wunderland- It is a constantly expanding model railway exhibit. Dream attraction for railway buffs!
  • Planten Un Blomen- It is a parkland which has themed gardens, a lake and a Japanese tea house. Preferable time to visit is the summer season because then you can enjoy the concerts and fountain shows that happen there.
  • Activities
  • Bubble football
  • Mysterious escape rooms
  • Sporty beer bike tour
  • Restaurants
  • Opitz- German, European and Central European
  • Bruecke- German, Seafood and Fast Food
  • Karo Fisch Restaurant- Seafood, Mediterranean and European
  • Pubs
  • Molotow
  • Gruenspan
  • Moondoo
  1. Budapest, Hungary

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Apart from being the 10th largest city of the European Union, Budapest is the highest ranked Central and Eastern European city on Innovation Cities Top 100 index. It is also the 25th most popular city in the world; attracting over 4 million tourists annually.

  • Attractions
  • Buda Castle- It is a venue for the Hungarian National Gallery, which displays Gothic sculpture and altars.
  • Matthias Church- It is a 14th Century church with an ecclesiastical art museum. It was named after King Matthias.
  • Chain Bridge- It is a 19th Century suspended bridge designed by William Tierney Clark.
  • Activities
  • Shooting pistols
  • Indoor go-karting
  • Pub crawl in ruin bars
  • Restaurants
  • Hungarikum Bisztró- Hungarian
  • Chef Cafe Budapest- European, Central European and Hungarian
  • Karolyi Restaurant & Cafe- Hungarian and International
  • Pubs
  • Doboz
  • A38
  • Hello Baby
  1. Amsterdam, Netherlands

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It is the most populous municipality in the Netherlands; home to famous personalities, like the diarist Anne Frank, artist Rembrandt van Rijn and Vincent Van Gogh, and philosopher Baruch Spinoza. It has the oldest stock exchange in the world, and well known for nightlife and festival activities.

  • Attractions
  • Van Gogh Museum- It has the most extensive collection of Van Gogh’s paintings, letters and drawings in the world.
  • Royal Palace of Amsterdam- It is the grand residence of royal receptions since 1808. It is also open for public when not in use.
  • Heineken Experience- Tour in a former brewery of the international giant along with a tasting experience in the end.
  • Activities
  • Private Canal boat tour
  • Dine and dinner at The Escape Club
  • Stripper Dinner
  • Restaurants
  • Restaurant Vlaming- Dutch, European and International
  • Rob Wigboldus Vishandel- Dutch, Seafood and Fast Food
  • Gartine- French, Dutch and International
  • Pubs
  • De Marktkantine
  • Tolhuistuin
  • Shelter

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