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21st Sep 2015

POLL: What Is Your Favourite European City?

There are so many to choose from!

We’re talking all things travel this week, and have been furiously debating which is the best European city.

From Berlin to Paris, London to Frankfurt, there’s certainly a lot to choose from and now, we’re asking you for your favourite.

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Berlin

Germany’s capital and its main port of call for all things cultural, Berlin is a haven for visitors who want the best of art, history and nightlife combined. With stunning architecture and steeped in history, there’s so much more to Berlin then meets the eye.

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Liverpool

A popular destination for tourists and football fans alike, Liverpool is a historic city that sees the famous River Mersey meeting the Irish Sea. The hometown of The Beatles has something for everyone.  

Skyline of Liverpool docks which is a beautiful tourist attraction, Liverpool, England.

Amsterdam

Known for its gorgeous canals, laid-back way of life and cyclist-friendly roads, Amsterdam is also home to a stunning Museum District, to include the famous Van Gogh Museum. Meander your way through the beautiful streets and watch the world go by from one of its many famous cafés.  

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Frankfurt

Another popular city in Germany, Frankfurt is home to the lively Römerberg Plaza that boasts a fantastic Christmas market each year. A city worth taking your time to explore, there’s something unexpected around every corner.

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London

England’s capital nestles on the banks of the River Thames and has some fantastic landmarks to visit. Stop off at the iconic Big Ben, take a trip on the London Eye, pop down to Buckingham Palace and head off shopping on Oxford Street.  

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Brussels

Stunning Brussels is the capital of Belgium and at its very heart, lies the beautifully ornate Grand-Place and the intricate Gothic Hotel de Ville with its famous bell tower. Known for fantastic food and nightlife, you certainly won’t be bored!

Night view of La Meuse et l'Escaut on Grand Place in Brussels

Madrid

The capital of Spain, Madrid is home to amazing architecture, gorgeous parks and brilliant shopping. Famous for the Prado Museum which includes work by Goya and Velázquez to name but a few, be sure to drop down to Plaza Mayor and admire the sights.

Puerta del Sol Gate of the Sun Most Famous Square Fountain King Carlos III Equestrian Statue in Madrid Spain King of Spain in the 1700s. Replica of statue created in 1700s by Juan Pascal de de Mena

Paris

Known worldwide as the city of love, and indeed the hub of fashion, most who visit fall head over heels for its amazing food and culture. Take in the famous Eiffel Tower, the Notre-Dame cathedral, the Louvre and of course, Euro Disney.

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Now have your say… You can vote for your favourite city below.


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