There are so many countries and cities to see around Europe, and a perfect blend of culture for all kinds of people.They all have a different appeal and have the ‘must see’ attractions. A European cruise offers many different options and places to travel to, so you are guaranteed an adventurous time wherever you choose! Here are a few places that many people recommend as the top place to see on a European cruise.
Rome is known as the Eternal City and is famous for the Vatican,ancient Coliseums,Medici’s and so much more.The Italian capital offers it’s visitors so much to see and do, and is just a short one hour ride from the port of Civitavecchia.If you only have a short time to visit the attractions in Rome, these are recommended places to visit. St Peters Basilica in the Vatican City,the Roman Forum and the mighty Coliseums,the Trevi Fountain and be blown away by the fantastic architecture of Bernini and art of Michelangelo and Raphael.
Monte Carlo is known to many as the most glamourous city in the world.Some of the richest and wealthiest people around the globe live and visit here.You will see the huge yachts in the harbour which are owned by billionaires, and the countless Ferraris and Aston Martins being driven around the city.Great attractions here are the Hotel de Paris, famous for it’s casino and all round entertainment.You can take a tour of the Royal Palace, and Jacques Cousteau’s Oceanarium is an outstanding place to visit.Be sure to look your best in the playground of the rich.
Paris in known as the most popular cities in the world.This city has many places to visit and the most obvious is the beautiful Eiffel Tower.You can get a fabulous views of the whole of Paris what you don’t see on ground level. If you want some culture, you must visit the Louvre, where you can find the Mona Lisa amongst hundreds of other great findings.No matter what age you are, the Left Bank offer great eateries and fine wine, and an upbeat and vibrant atmosphere for everyone to enjoy.Paris can be visited when your ship calls in the ports of Le Havre or Calais or if you are taking a river cruise on either the Seine or Rhone Rivers.
We will finish with London.Most ports are just a couple of hours away and there are easy travel options to get you there.London is one of the most visited places in the world. You can get city tours which take in the fantastic Buckingham Palace,the Tower of London and Tower Bridge.The British Museum and the National Gallery are also a must see for history and paintings. And of course, you will not be dissapointed if you like shopping. With places such as Harrods,Harvey Nichols and Marks and Spencer to spend your money, there is also the famous Oxford Street.