55 days in Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

55 days in Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 5 nights
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Melbourne, Australia
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Palermo, Italy
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Rome, Italy
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Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
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Milan, Italy
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Utrecht, The Netherlands

Dome City

As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): stroll around Natuurmonument Corversbos. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Pieterskerk Utrecht uit 1039, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral Domkerk, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom Tower, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pandhof Domkerk, then see the interesting displays at DOMunder, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Canals area.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Utrecht online trip builder.

Zurich, Switzerland to Utrecht is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Zurich, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Utrecht, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Utrecht

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Let the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Anne Frank House and Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo). Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: Haarlem (Grote Markt & Stadhuis Haarlem), Landtong Rozenburg (in Rozenburg) and Lentevreugd (in Wassenaar). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, and wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Utrecht to Amsterdam in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Antwerp.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Antwerp, Belgium

Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Graslei and Korenlei, step into the grandiose world of Gravensteen, then get to know the fascinating history of Ghent City Center, and finally take in the views from St Michael's Bridge. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Our Lady, appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt, see the interesting displays at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, then see the interesting displays at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), and finally admire the striking features of Antwerpen-Centraal.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Antwerp trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Antwerp takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Antwerp can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Antwerp

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

4
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Brussels, Belgium

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Groeningemuseum and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Museum-lovers will appreciate Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) and Magritte Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Bruges (Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, Belfry of Bruges, &more) and Saint Bavo's Cathedral (in Ghent). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Grand Place, admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and see the interesting displays at Atomium.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Brussels road trip planning site.

Getting from Antwerp to Brussels by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Antwerp in June: highs in Brussels hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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Paris, France

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Fondation Claude Monet. Venture out of the city with trips to The Trianons & The Hamlet (in Versailles), Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups (in Chatenay-Malabry) and Rouen (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen & Eglise Saint-Patrice). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Montmartre, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Brussels in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Paris, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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London, United Kingdom

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You'll explore and learn at National Gallery and The British Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Westminster Abbey and Tower of London. Change things up with these side-trips from London: Abbotts View AlpacasAbbotts View Farm (in Aylesbury) and Coda Falconry (in Waltham Abbey). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our London day trip website.

Getting from Paris to London by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Paris, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Edinburgh Castle and The Real Mary King's Close. Do some cultural sightseeing at Royal Yacht Britannia and Palace of Holyroodhouse. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Edinburgh: The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Seahouses), Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh (in Bamburgh) and Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre (in Berwick upon Tweed). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Strathblane Falconry, learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, visit Edinburgh Old Town, and take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh road trip planning website.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from London in June, expect nights in Edinburgh to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
The Dresden Zwinger and Neues Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pergamonmuseum and East Side Gallery. Go for a jaunt from Berlin to Dresden to see Katholische Hofkirche about 2 hours away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, and don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Berlin tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Berlin takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Edinburgh to Berlin is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

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Copenhagen, Denmark

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Let the collections at National Museum of Denmark and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek capture your imagination. Nyhavn and Kronborg will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Copenhagen: Frederiksborg Castle (in Hillerod) and Fuglereservat Vaserne (in Birkerod). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, identify plant and animal life at Planetstien Hvidovre, explore the historical opulence of Kastellet, and pause for some serene contemplation at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken).

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Copenhagen day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Copenhagen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Melbourne, Australia

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Let the collections at Melbourne Museum and National Gallery of Victoria capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Amour of the Grape Tours and Art Gallery of Ballarat. Step out of Melbourne to go to Ballarat and see Sovereign Hill, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. There's more to do: appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

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You can fly from Copenhagen to Melbourne in 24 hours. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Copenhagen to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Copenhagen in July, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 15°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Wildlife · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Palermo, Italy

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina, then stroll the grounds of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, then make a trip to Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally don't miss a visit to Quattro Canti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Conte Federico, admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Santa Rosalia.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Palermo vacation planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Palermo in 28 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Palermo is minus 9 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

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Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Get some historical perspective at Pantheon and Vatican Museums. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rome: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, examine the collection at Stanze di Raffaello, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Rome using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Palermo to Rome takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and San Francesco. Florence Academy of Fine Arts and The Baptistery of St. John are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa), Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Pescaturismo Evolution Viareggio (in Viareggio). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence planning website.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Milan, Italy

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Villa Carlotta and Pinacoteca di Brera. Your inner history buff will appreciate Duomo di Milano and Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore. Step out of Milan with an excursion to Universal Diving School in Alzate Brianza--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo, and admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July in Milan, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

The Netherlands travel guide

4.3
Art Museums · History Museums · Specialty Museums
Low Country
The Netherlands literally means "Low Country", inspired by the country's low and flat geography, where only about 50 percent of the land exceeds one meter (three feet) above sea level. Since the late 16th century, large, flat land areas called "polders" have been reclaimed from the sea and lakes and protected by dikes, amounting to nearly 17 percent of the country's current land mass. The Netherlands is. This is small, densely populated country lies mainly in Western Europe but also includes three islands in the Caribbean; it's the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The European part of the Netherlands borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, sharing maritime borders with Belgium, the United Kingdom and Germany. Amsterdam, The Hague, and Rotterdam serve as the three largest and most important cities in the Netherlands. Amsterdam is the country's capital, while The Hague holds the Dutch seat of government. The port of Rotterdam claims the title as the largest port in Europe, in fact, it's as large as the next three ports combined.

Belgium travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Monuments
A small country packing a big punch in terms of tourist attractions, Belgium sits at the crossroads of Western Europe, its cities soaked in history and famed for their lively arts, fashion, and dining scenes. Although it advertises itself simply as "A Food Lover's Dream," this country of just 11 million people boasts a rich architectural heritage, world-famous breweries, pristine natural areas, and touching memorials marking major battlegrounds from both World War I and World War II. Put the country's elegant cities of Brussels and Bruges at the top of your itinerary, but don't forget that Belgium's less-explored countryside offers dense forests, rolling hills, and lush valleys.

France travel guide

4.2
Architectural Buildings · Art Museums · Landmarks
France has been the world's most popular tourist destination for decades, and geographically, it is one of the most diverse countries in Europe. Its cities are holiday hot spots and contain some of the greatest treasures in Europe, its countryside is prosperous and well tended, and it boasts dozens of major tourist attractions, like Paris, the French Riviera, the Atlantic beaches, the winter sport resorts of the French Alps, as well as the castles of the Loire Valley, Brittany, and Normandy. The country is renowned for its gastronomy, particularly wines and cheeses, as well as its history, culture, and fashion industry.

You'll find that the French people are very polite and may react coldly to you if you forget this. You might be surprised as you're greeted by other customers and the proprieter when you walk into a restaurant or a shop. Be sure to take your sightseeing off the beaten path in France. Besides the famous Eiffel Tower and the chic resorts of the Côte d'Azur (French Riviera) you'll find many places to visit in the form of museums filled with fine art, crafts, and archaeological relics, wonderful medieval villages and castles, diverse national parks, and local shopping direct from artisans themselves.

Whether you're touring the Christmas Markets or going skiing during winter, viewing the springtime influx of color in Provence, sunbathing on the Mediterranean coast in the summer, or watching the fall foliage against the backdrop of the châteaux in the Loire Valley, you're sure to find just the right place to be. Spring is a time when the tourist attractions are just starting to expand their hours, but it may still be cold in the mountainous regions and the north. Summer is the busiest time in France with the longest hours for many museums and attractions, but it's often when you will experience the most crowds. Winter in France is filled with winter carnivals, Christmas Markets, and of course, skiing. Fall is a time to celebrate the release of Beaujolais nouveau wine in November, as well as experience Nuit Blanche, a day in October when major attractions, museums, galleries, parks, and swimming pools remain open all night.

United Kingdom travel guide

4.3
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · 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.

Germany travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Historic Sites
Germany is the home of high culture, fine art, classical music, world-class sports, award-winning cuisine--and some of the world's best beers. It's also one of the major economic and political powers of the European continent. One of the founding members of the European Union, Germany is a federation of 16 states. Each boasts its own distinct culture, art, cuisine, regional traditions, and array of things to do. The country is known worldwide for its precision engineering and high-tech products. Equally, though, Germany is admired for its old-world charm and what is locally known as gemutlichkeit (coziness). This is one of the easiest countries in the world to explore, offering an abundance of sightseeing opportunities. German transportation runs with German efficiency. Therefore, getting around the various regions is almost always easy, quick, and pleasant. Visit the cities to explore museums, art galleries, modern restaurants, and trendy shops. Also be sure to venture deeper into the countryside. Here, you can discover ancient castles and bustling little villages. Often in these off-the-beaten-path areas, the main tourist attraction remains the simple hospitality of the friendly locals.

Denmark travel guide

4.1
Theme Parks · Historic Walking Areas · Castles
Known for its old-fashioned charm, Denmark often is referenced as a fairy-tale setting by visitors and locals alike. With quaint cobblestone streets leading the way to art galleries, museums, and historical sights, plus a modern and easily accessible public transportation system, Denmark seamlessly blends its rich history with modern advancements. Be inspired by the works of local legends, including the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen, the symphonies of Carli Nielsen, and the astronomy work of Tycho Brahe, then play a bit at amusement parks like Legoland. Visitors often find themselves developing "hygge," the untranslatable Danish trait that encapsulates a sense of coziness and contentment, which is thought to have a great deal of influence on Denmark's standing as one of the happiest nations on the planet.

Australia travel guide

4.6
Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.

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.

Lombardy travel guide

4.4
Sacred & Religious Sites · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
In the northern part of the country and sharing a border with Switzerland, Lombardy is one Italy's largest regions. It stretches from the Alps all the way to the fertile lowlands of the Po Valley. An ideal holiday destination for winter sports enthusiasts, the region is home to some of the continent's most popular resorts. If you get tired of the mountain views, skiing, and winter clothes, explore the attractions of the southern part of the Lombardy, which is famous for its sprawling vineyards and booming wine production. A region of outstanding cuisine, fashion, history, and culture, Lombardy is dotted with lakes that are surrounded by places to visit, including villas, villages, and nature preserves.