Let’s have a look at the below list of Top 10 Most Beautiful European Cities in 2016 and 2017. The Europe is one of the largest continents that constitute the western part of Eurasia; it is covered with water bodies on three sides – the Mediterranean Sea to the south, the Atlantic Ocean to the West and Arctic Ocean to the North. Europe lies in the temperate zone hence its climate is mild and soothing. Right away Europe is considered as the richest country in the world as measured by the assets it has. As this the-the land that has seen much of history from Renaissance to Cold War and then Reunification it is the most advanced continent in the world.
Europe’s travel and tourism are much beautiful and diverse; it has so many beautiful places to visit in Europe with lots of Historic architecture and monuments.
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List of top 10 most beautiful European cities in 2016-2017:-
10. Ghent, Belgium.
Ghent is a municipality and town in the Flemish Region of Belgium; this began with the confluence of rivers Leie and Scheldt. Ghent is the city with which anybody can fall in love with because of its canal-side architecture and modern historical backdrop. The places to go in Ghent are St Peter’s Abbey, the Belfry and Gravensteen Castle.
9. Maastricht, Netherlands.
Maastricht is municipality and city situated in the southeast region of The Netherlands; it is located on both the sides of River Meuse and joined by Jerker River. This city is one of the most beautiful cities to travel in Europe. It is regarded as a cultural center because it has 1677 national heritage sites with Virjthof, Markt the home for town hall and fortified underground tunnels for visitors to tour around.
8. Granada, Spain
Granada Spain is a city in the autonomous community of Andalusia located in Spain, just at the foot of Sierra Nevada mountain and at the confluence of four rivers Monachil, Gentle, Darro, and Beirut. This is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Europe. The main attraction of this magical and joyful city is Alhambra, a Moorish citadel, and palace.
7. Porto, Portugal
Porto is the 2nd largest town in Portugal and is one of the major urban areas which is located along the Douro river delta; it is also considered as a Gamma-level global city. It is the historical core of Europe with gorgeous color and culture, the places of attraction here are Casa da Musúica, Ribeira Street(historical center) and the Museu de Arte Contemporânea. Porto is also famous for its port wine.
6. Gothenburg, Sweden
Gothenburg is the second largest city in Sweden and fifth largest city and in the entire Nordic region, Situated by the Kattegat, which is on the west coast of Sweden. It has the most major port and a hub for many students because of the University of Gothenburg.The entire town is filled up with eye-catching architecture, hip cafes and street art. There is an amusement park known as Liseberg amusement park famous for its beauty.
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5. Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Freiburg im Germany is a city in Baden-Württemberg, it is situated on the Dreisam riverbank, at the foot of Schlossberg hill and the western edge of Black Forest, it seems this city is surrounded by nature. It is considered as the greenest town in the world with the primary mode of transportation cycles and eco-system friendly housing and cars used.
4. Budapest, Hungary
Budapest is the largest city in the Europian Union and is the capital of Hungary which was formed by unification of two banks Buda, Obuda, and Pest. This town has got the best architecture and romantic setting by the Danube river. There is also most beautiful honeymoon destinations. It is suggested that Budapest bestows the best Hungarian cuisine, soaking in hot springs and visiting historical heritages provide much pleasure to the person.
3. Helsinki, Finland
Helsinki is Finland’s capital and also the largest city, it has historical connections with these three cities Tallinn Estonia, St.Petersburg Russia and Stockholm Sweden. It is the right place where classic Finnish sauna can be experienced; this town is situated on the Gulf of Finland. Helsinki is a coastal town with largest port facilities, and there are a museum, parks, beaches for travelers to hang around the city.Places of attraction here are Helsinki Cathedral, the Sanoma building.
2. Lyon, France
Lyons or Lyon is a city situated in an eastern-central part of France, especially in the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region. This town is filled up with social life, vibrant nights, an array of museum and lots of markets for shopping. While visiting Lyon, it’s necessary to check out Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourviere, Place des Terreaaux with Fontaine Bartholdi and Lyon city hall and Parc de la Teted’Or.
1. Cork, Ireland
Cork is located in South-West Region in the province of Muster is a town in Ireland often referred as “ Capital pf Ireland.” This city has an excellent vibe and spectacular scenario; here the people are welcoming, and it is also famous for it restaurants, pubs, and live music.
Hence here in the list, we came across the top 10 most beautiful European cities in 2016-2017; they are just amazing with the perfect indescribable beauty of nature and astonishing historical works. Everyone should once visit Europe in their lifetime cause this place is Heaven!