Our 7 Favorite Instagram-Worthy European CitiesPosted on 08/30/2019
Europe is full of beautiful cities, charming villages, and historical castles. It's pretty safe to say you will find beauty and wonder (and amazing culinary delights!) in almost any European country you visit.
Narrowing down our favorite European cities to a simple list of five Instagram-worthy locations is no small task. Each one of these cities offers something very special to tourists and we've done our best to explain our beloved qualities of each city on this list.
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Naturally, The City of Light is one of the most photographed cities in the world. Paris assaults the senses like few other cities. Here you can walk down the same street every day and always discover something you’ve never seen before. Everywhere, delightful aromas of baguettes, sugary crepes, and delicious cheeses waft in the air. And then there are the sounds: the French don’t speak their language, they sing it. Capturing the sights, scents, and sounds of Paris in one Instagram-worthy image is a lofty challenge, but worth the effort.
Rain or shine, London is a photographer's playground and arguably one of the most photogenic destinations in the world. Loaded with history, great dining and shopping, and cultural grandeur, London welcomes all to explore is vast history and future.
Crumbling ruins, picture-perfect scenery and cobblestones streets that go on and on — a stroll through Rome can feel like stepping onto a movie set. The city almost feels like it was made for Instagram, with its flower-lined markets and jaw-dropping city views. To ensure that your followers get a full taste of the iconic city, mix up your bucket-list-checking monuments snaps with photos of an authentic Italian dinner, complete with drippy candles and red wine.
If elegance, romance, and an unhurried pace are of the highest order for your Instagram-worthy city adventures, head straight to Vienna. Savor the city and capture images of decadent dark chocolate in a chandelier-lit coffee house or the twinkling Riesenrad Ferris Wheel.
If you were to pick just one city to visit in Europe, Berlin just might be the one as it has nearly everything you’d want in a fabulous city escape. Spend at least a few days soaking up all the city has to offer and sharing bold images of the historic city's beautiful parks, beer gardens, important historic sites like the Brandenburg Gate, and remnants of the Berlin Wall.
The City of Canals, Amsterdam is a17th-century Golden Age beauty packed with museums and art of the highest order, not to mention a laid-back atmosphere. Locals tend to refer to it as a big village, albeit one that happens to pack the cultural wallop of a major world destination. Best of all it’s easy to explore and fall in love with the city.