When you are planning your next trip to Europe, you might want to deviate from the famous tourist destinations and travel this road that is 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.
See, Europe as a whole has very distinctive destinations that guarantee you a lifetime of memories as well as unique experiences you will love. 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? Probably one of the reasons that make the Hague quite popular is the fact that it hosts many international tribunals especially crimes related to genocide.
Lovers of the film the Sound of Music are probably familiar with our second tourist destination, Salzburg, Austria. No doubt this is something worth exploring more so if you watched the Sound of Music Film. Take the time to discover more about all the scenes and sites where this movie was shot and when you are done with that, you can always explore the nearby Alps by taking a bus around the city.
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. Gdansk has a unique history, charm, and beauty that can never be equated to that of any other destination, more so Warsaw and Krakow that most people prefer over Gdansk. 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.
Want to see how ancient and modern history combines to form the best memorable experiences, look no further beyond Arles, France. Arles, France is the place where world celebrated artist Van Gogh spend his last days so get to learn more about his life history as you explore artifacts and collections from world-famous artists. Lovers of the zoo and those who enjoy the nightlife will fall in love with Szeged, Hungary, yet another very nice and less explored destination. 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.