60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Nice, France
— 2 nights
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 3 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Montalcino, Italy
— 2 nights
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Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
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Pisa, Italy
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Rome, Italy
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Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
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Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Fira, Greece
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London, United Kingdom — 3 nights

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Go for a jaunt from London to Smarden to see The Big Cat Sanctuary about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Tower of London, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the London planning site.

Jaipur, India to London is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from Jaipur to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jaipur in July, expect London to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.
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Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 3:

Paris, France — 4 nights

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Rouen (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen & Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen) and Honfleur (Musee du Vieux Honfleur & Vieux Bassin). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paris day trip planning website.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. In August in Paris, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can fly to Lisbon.
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Find places to stay Aug 3 — 7:

Lisbon, Portugal — 3 nights

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 8th (Mon), make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, then visit Alfama, then step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelo dos Mouros. On your second day here, learn about winemaking at The Best Portugal, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally stroll through Quinta da Regaleira.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Lisbon itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Lisbon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Lisbon. Traveling from Paris in August, expect Lisbon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to fly to Madrid.
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Find places to stay Aug 7 — 10:

Madrid, Spain — 3 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Toledo (El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, Catedral Primada, &more) and Balloon Rides (in Segovia). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, and examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Madrid travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Madrid by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in August, expect nights in Madrid to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 39°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Barcelona.
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Find places to stay Aug 9 — 13:

Barcelona, Spain — 3 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Barcelona: Tossa de Mar (Platja d’es Codolar, Vila Vella (Old Town), &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and stop by El Barri Gòtic.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Madrid, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Barcelona, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Nice.
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Find places to stay Aug 13 — 16:

Nice, France — 2 nights

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): stroll through Castel Plage, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, then make a trip to Place Massena, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then take a stroll through Vieille Ville, then don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, and finally examine the collection at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Nice holiday website.

Getting from Barcelona to Nice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August in Nice, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cinque Terre.
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Find places to stay Aug 16 — 18:

Cinque Terre, Italy — 3 nights

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cinque Terre: Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi (in Genoa), La Spezia (Ponte Thaon di Revel & Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere) and Baia del Silenzio (in Sestri Levante). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours, take a stroll around Vernazza, trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, and wander the streets of Portovenere.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre trip planner.

You can drive from Nice to Cinque Terre in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Cinque Terre when traveling from Nice in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Florence.
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Find places to stay Aug 18 — 21:

Florence, Italy — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 22nd (Mon), get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, then contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, then see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Montalcino.
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Find places to stay Aug 21 — 23:

Montalcino, Italy — 2 nights

In the heart of wine country, the hill town of Montalcino offers a glimpse of untouched medieval-era Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Castiglion del Bosco Winery, then take in panoramic vistas at Fortezza di Montalcino, then steep yourself in history at Abbazia di Sant'Antimo, and finally do a tasting at Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Podere Il Cocco, identify plant and animal life at Fosso Bianco - Bagni San Filippo, then boost your wellbeing at Piscine Termali Theia, then make a trip to Piazza Grande a Montepulciano, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Pio II.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Montalcino road trip planning app.

Getting from Florence to Montalcino by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Siena.
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Find places to stay Aug 23 — 25:

Siena, Italy — 2 nights

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella di Piazza, then make a trip to Piazza del Campo, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Sant'Agostino, make a trip to Duomo di San Gimignano, then make a trip to Historic Centre of San Gimignano, then do a tasting at Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne, and finally learn about winemaking at Guardastelle Vineyard.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Siena road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Montalcino to Siena takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Siena sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Pisa.
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Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:

Pisa, Italy — 2 nights

Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): admire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Guinigi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Michele in Foro, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of San Frediano, then make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Montecatini Alto, contemplate the long history of Le mura di Lucca, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Anfiteatro, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Pisa.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Pisa road trip site.

Traveling by car from Siena to Pisa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Pisa sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to fly to Rome.
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Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:

Rome, Italy — 4 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Pisa to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Venice.
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Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 2:

Venice, Italy — 3 nights

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Venice is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Venice route planner.

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. September in Venice sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to fly to Munich.
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Find places to stay Sep 2 — 5:

Munich, Germany — 3 nights

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Munich: Therme Erding (in Erding), Walchensee (in Walchensee) and Mittenwald (Leutaschklamm / Geisterklamm, Altstadt (Old Town) Mittenwald, &more). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and examine the collection at BMW Welt.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Munich trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Munich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Venice in September: high temperatures in Munich hover around 22°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Vienna.
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Find places to stay Sep 5 — 8:

Vienna, Austria — 3 nights

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Take a break from Vienna with a short trip to Melk Abbey in Melk, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at Hofburg, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maria Am Gestade.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Vienna road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Vienna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September in Vienna, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Budapest.
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Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:

Budapest, Hungary — 4 nights

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Budapest is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), and get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Budapest attractions planner.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Prague.
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Find places to stay Sep 11 — 15:

Prague, Czech Republic — 3 nights

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, don't miss a visit to Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namEsti), snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Prague vacation app.

Getting from Budapest to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Budapest in September, expect nights in Prague to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Berlin.
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Find places to stay Sep 15 — 18:

Berlin, Germany — 3 nights

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Berlin is known for sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and don't miss a visit to Reichstag Building.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Amsterdam.
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Find places to stay Sep 18 — 21:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands — 3 nights

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Venture out of the city with trips to Haarlem (Grote Markt & Frans Hals Museum). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, stroll around Vondelpark, wander the streets of The Jordaan, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam holiday planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. September in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Fira.
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Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:

Fira, Greece — 3 nights

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Fira is known for nightlife, wineries, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, stroll through Red Beach, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Fira trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Fira in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, taxi, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Fira is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in September: high temperatures in Fira hover around 32°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can fly back home.
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Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:

Tuscany travel guide

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Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance
Known for its landscapes, traditions, and history, Tuscany possesses an unparalleled artistic legacy that continues to influence world culture. Regarded as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, the region boasts a lengthy list of attractions, including world-class museums, art galleries, and archeological sites. With a distinct culture and a very strong linguistic identity, this region is sometimes referred to as a nation within a nation. A land of picture-postcard areas, Tuscany contains plenty of places to visit on your holiday, with seven World Heritage Sites, including the historic town centers of Florence and Siena. With more than 120 protected nature preserves, Tuscany is not only a land of culture and historic monuments, but also a great place to discover and enjoy the Italian outdoors. Take it slowly here (as the locals do), and give yourself plenty of time to get to know the local culture and cuisine of Tuscany's medieval towns and ancient villages.
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Santorini travel guide

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Wine Island
Known for dramatic views and romantic sunsets, the island of Santorini draws visitors with its long string of black, white, and red beaches. The largest and most significant of a small group of volcanic islands located just 200 km (120 mi) southeast of Greece's mainland, Santorini boasts just over 15,000 permanent residents. Created by a massive volcanic eruption that likely destroyed a single large island, the archipelago still features an active volcano, which saw its last eruption in the 1950s. The easiest way to explore Santorini's craggy coastline is on foot. Start by visiting the archaeological sites on the island's southwestern side, which offer a chance to discover the area's ancient past with unobstructed views of the famed volcano.
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