En Europe we have more than forty capitals to visit, with historic cities that have a lot to offer us. Going to a country capital is always exciting, as it is one of the most important cities and therefore it will have many entertainments and spaces to go to.
Let's see some of the best capitals in Europe for sightseeing, with cities that we cannot miss. Without a doubt we are facing a type of choice when traveling that will give us many possibilities, since in the capitals there are open spaces to entertainment and monuments.
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One of the most touristic capitals in all of Europe is undoubtedly Rome. This ancient city that was the center of an entire Empire today offers us monuments such as the Colosseum, the area of the Roman Forum or places as well preserved as the Pantheon of Agrippa. It is a city in which there are many meeting spaces, such as Piazza Navona with its beautiful fountains or the famous Spanish Steps with its famous stairways. In Rome you also have to see the catacombs and go to the Vatican to see St. Peter's Basilica. We cannot miss charming neighborhoods like Trastevere.
Dublin is the capital of Ireland and in this city we will find places of interest and spaces to enjoy a good beer. The Guinness Storehouse is one of its most popular places and it is about the Guinness brewery, the most famous beer. In the factory we can enjoy the views in their Gravity Bar, where they will also serve us Guinness. In the city we must walk through the streets of Grafton and O'Connell, since they are the best known. Nor should you miss St. Patrick's Cathedral, the Molly Malone statue or Trinity College.
Athens is another beautiful city that keeps a lot of history in it. The Acropolis dominating everything from the heights is its most important area but you should not miss the Plaka neighborhood, the oldest in the city and one of the most picturesque. From the Lycabeto Hill we will have one of the best views to the Acropolis. In the Monastiraki neighborhood we can see the souk-type markets and we should also go through the Psiri neighborhood, which is the fashionable neighborhood.
Berlin is another one of those cities that has an incredible, modern and lively atmosphere. In this city we can appreciate the remains of the old berlin wall that divided the city, stroll through the Brandenburg Gate or see the Pergamon Museum. Alexander Platz and Postdamer Platz are its two most important squares. Among its most prominent buildings is the Berlin Parliament or the Berlin Cathedral.
Vienna is a city that stands out above all for its great beauty. The incredible Vienna Opera or Schönbrunn Palace they are two of the buildings that give proof of it. The Viene Cathedral located on Stephansplatz stands out for its colorful roof. Also, you must see other places such as the Museum of Art History or the church of San Carlos Borromeo.
Paris is the most romantic city in the world and it delights us with its XNUMXth century Eiffel Tower, with the Cathedral of Notre Dame, the promenades navigating the Seine or the neighborhoods of Montmartre and Le Marais. There is much to see in Paris, such as the Louvre Museum, the Sainte Chapelle church or the Arc de Triomphe.
This capital has one of the highest levels of well-being in the world, being an example for other European cities. There are many places to visit like Nyhavn or new port where there is a great atmosphere with the cafes and restaurants. We cannot stop seeing the sculpture of The Little Mermaid or the fun free city of Christiania. We will be able to see Stroget street which is the longest pedestrian street in Europe and visit Rosenborg Castle.
This is another beautiful European city with places like the Bridge of Dragons, flanked by four dragons, the Cathedral of Saint Nicholas or the important XNUMXth century Ljubljana Castle. In the Preseren Square, which is the most famous in the city, we will find tours and also the Triple Bridge and the Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.
Lisbon is another dream destination, a city with a lot of personality. In it we can see the surprising Torre de Belem, go to the Alfama neighborhood in search of a more bohemian style or see the wonderful cloister of the Jerónimos Monastery. Other places not to be missed are the Barrio de Chiado, the Barrio Alto or the Castillo de San Jorge.
Prague, Czech Republic
Prague offers us places as beautiful as the Old Town Square where the Astronomical Clock is. The famous Charles Bridge is another essential visit and we cannot miss the Prague Castle or the Powder Tower.