Do you want to enjoy new experiences, admire new landscapes and immerse yourself in a different culture without having to travel halfway around the world? No problem! There are lots of countries in Central and Western Europe that have unexpected treasures waiting to be discovered.
See our list of the best destinations in Central and Western Europe below.
With its amazing architecture, which varies from one district to the next, Brussels will not fail to surprise you. Immerse yourself in the history of Belgium by observing the Manneken Pis or visiting the comic book museum, in a country that is the birthplace of many well-known cartoonists.
The Belgian capital is a student city, so it is difficult to get bored with all its bars, cafes and trendy shops. Brussels is perfect for a stay with friends, as a couple or with family.
If you want to travel to Europe, you don't have to go very far to enjoy a change of scenery. With its landscapes composed of huge fields of flowers, multiple mills and superb canals, the panorama of the Netherlands is as unique as it is impressive.
Visit Amsterdam, which takes its nickname as the "Venice of the North" from its famous canals. Rent a bike, a means of transport acclaimed by the Dutch, during your stay to discover the city through its 400km of bike paths. Browse the museums and don't forget to visit the Anne Frank House, which has become a museum that retraces the history of the young girl and her family under occupation.
If you are looking for a lively place to stay, the atmosphere of Berlin, the capital of Germany, will draw you in. Museums, exhibitions, trendy bars and underground nightclubs await you in the city that never sleeps. Get ready for a memorable trip to Germany!
On Sundays, Berliners gather for outdoor karaoke at Mauerpark and in summer, they enjoy the floating pool of the Badeschiff. During your stay in Germany, you can observe the remains of the Berlin Wall and visit the Holocaust memorial, a must-visit in this city steeped in history
What if you went to Austria for your next holiday? Vienna contains fabulous treasures of architecture and history, such as the Imperial Palace, which you can visit to understand the history of the country, or Schönbrunn Palace, which once served as the summer residence of the imperial family.
Walk through the Naschmarkt market to discover local products, and admire the Hundertwasserhaus, an amazing building where vegetation and unpredictable shapes mingle on a multicolored façade. In the evening, attend an opera in this city renowned for the quality of its productions.
This multicultural country has many surprises in store for you! Taste the most popular Swiss culinary specialties, including traditional cheeses, delicious chocolates and, of course, fondue.
Visit beautiful Zurich by strolling through the Old Town district, with its cluster of old buildings, small alleys, shops, bars and restaurants. And for a more active trip, cycle around the city, plan an excursion to the Alps or paddle on Lake Zurich.
Would you like to (re)discover one of the most beautiful cities in France? Go to Paris and experience an unforgettable stay. There is so much to do!
Opt for a boat cruise on the Seine and climb to the top of the Eiffel Tower for a 360° view of the city. Stroll through the streets of Montmartre, a pleasant neighborhood with a bohemian spirit, which has been home to great artists. Not far away is the Moulin Rouge, where you can attend one of the most prestigious cabaret shows in the world.