Another 25 adventures for your European bucket list

Another 25 adventures for your European bucket list

by: Jeana Coleman | .
Stripes Europe | .
published: April 24, 2017

Need a boost to get off the sofa and see what Europe has waiting for you? Each month, we're helping you add 25 must-see adventures to your European bucket list. Here's a list to add to your must-do travels, or inspire you to make your own. 

1. Carry a torch at Europe’s largest fire festival, Up Helly Aa

2. Taste the grape in Florence’s Piazza di Santo Spirito.

3. Walk the beaches of Normandy’s D-Day invasion

4. Take a biking tour through Provence during lavender season

5. Take a polar bear plunge then warm up in Sweden’s outdoor saunas

6. Snowshoe through Germany’s Black Forest

7. Cross-country ski along Austria’s Zell am See

8. Learn to snowboard in France’s Amnéville Snowhall

9. Watch futball at Madrid’s Bernabéu Stadium

10. Tour Croatia’s Adriatic coastline by motorbike. 

11. Sleep in a glass igloo and admire the Northern Lights in Finland

12. See the remaining length of the Berlin Wall

13. Watch Flamenco dancing in Seville

14. Explore the tulips in bloom at Keukenhof Garden

15. Enjoy café au lait at a Paris sidewalk café

16. Celebrate New Year’s Eve beneath Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate

17. Paraglide over Interlaken, Switzerland

18. Savor pommes frites and a Liège waffle in Brussels. 

19. Take a Jack the Ripper Tour in London with expert Donald Rumbelow. 

20. Spook yourself by spending Halloween in Transylvania, Romania

21. Count down to the New Year at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

22. Dine at one of Gordon Ramsay’s London restaurants

23. See (from a safe distance) Pamplona’s Running of the Bulls

24. Witness (if you dare) a Spanish bullfight

25. Stay a week at the Ashford Castle in Ireland.

Check out another bucket list next month!

 

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