The vacations of Christmas They are just around the corner and a good plan is to see the beautiful cities that are part of Europe. Here we will talk about the capitals of the countries, but in all of them there are other smaller cities that have nothing to envy of the main cities. From here we advise you visit Rome with GuruWalk, or tour the Gardens of the Retiro of Madrid by bike or see the city of London from the London Eye.
We will begin the visit in the Puerta de Alcalá together to the Gardens of El Retiro. If time permits, we can do that bike tour that we talked about before and even ride in their boats. From the Puerta de Alcalá we will go down to the Fountain of Cibeles where we will have a beautiful panorama of Town hall. We will upload the Alcala Street but also Puerta del Sol leaving aside the Gran Vía. In the Puerta del Sol we can take a picture with the Bear and the Madroño or put our foot in the KM0. From here we will go to the Plaza Mayor where we can taste one of the classic squid sandwiches. Our next stop will be the Mercado de San Miguel that although we do not take anything, the visit is obligatory. We're getting closer to the Cathedral of La Almudena which is next to Royal Palace. A very historical enclave that also shares the Royal Theatre. Less than ten minutes walking we have the Deboh Temple and before arriving at this monument we will have gone through the Plaza Spain.
We will start talking about the city icon as is the Colosseum Novel. It is a true spectacle that a monument like this is still standing. It is advisable to visit inside to feel as if you were in the shows of the Roman Empire. Next to the Colosseum is the Roman Forum. Although expenses may accrue, you cannot miss a visit to this Forum to walk the streets of ancient Rome. Another of the city's icons is the Trevi Fountain. It can be from the most beautiful sources in the world. It is usually full of people, but first thing in the morning or at the end of the day the influx decreases. Do not forget to throw a coin in the water if you want to return to Rome. In our guide we cannot forget other monuments such as Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II or visit other emblematic places like Plaza España, Piazza Navona and of course, a must visit to the St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican. Whether you are a believer or not, you cannot leave Rome without seeing the Vatican.
You can not miss in our visit to London a tour of the Camden Town, known for having the largest market in the city. The iconic enclave of the city will be found with the Palace of Westminster, the British Parliament and Big Ben. These three monuments are very close to each other, the best of all is that the London Eye, the famous ferris wheel, is not very far and so we can climb to see the city from the heights. London is a city with beautiful bridges and among them we will highlight the Tower Bridge, and in addition to the city of bridges, the British capital stands out for its parks. Point in your London guide the Westminster Abbey, Piccadilly Circus or the Notthing Hill neighborhood.
The city of love. The city of the Eiffel Tower. The city of the Louvre Museum. The city of the Seine. There are so many places to see in Paris that you would need half a life to know everything. Get lost for your Champs Elysees next to its Arc de Triomphe. One of people's favorite neighborhoods is the Montmartre neighborhood. Painters like Picasso or Van Gogh lived in this neighborhood. Within this neighborhood we will meet the Sacre Coeur Basilica. In addition to the Eiffel Tower, another of the symbols of the city of Paris is the Notre Dame Cathedral. Now you will find it in rehabilitation for the fire that shook this Cathedral in recent months, but it is mandatory to visit. The Place Vendome, the Pompidou Center, the Galeries Lafayette, They are some of the monuments that you can not miss in your visit to the French capital.
In our visit to the European capitals you can not miss the German capital. The visit will start seeing the Reichtag next to the Bundestag. Headquarters of the German parliament. Very close to these buildings we have the Tiegarten that will welcome us to the Brandenburg Gate. On way to Postdamer Platz we will cross the Monument to the Jews. A quarter of an hour walking we will meet the famous CheckPoint Charlie. During our tours we can breathe history on all four sides. Of course, it is the great icon of the city. Tour the Berlin Wall. It also points places like AlexanderPlatz, the Berliner Dom, the Jewish quarter, the Museum Island ...
Other recommended cities may be Lisboa, Vienna, Prague, Budapest, Warsaw ... Get out of the house at Christmas!