Boasting a magnificent coastline, dotted with exotic islands, islets and reefs, Croatia offers fun, sun and colour as well as delicious food and an intriguing history. Must visit city: Dubrovnik, for its old town and views over the Adriatic coast.
From magnificent gothic castles and charming old-town squares, to the chilling reminders of its troubled past, Poland is a fascinating place that is a must for any avid traveller. Must visit city: Krakow for its Wieliczka salt mine, stunning architecture, fascinating culture and divine cuisine
Baku, Azerbaijan (Credit: AlixSaz)
Labelled as the ‘Land of Fire’ Azerbaijan has come a long way since the post-Soviet 1990s, boasting dazzling 21st century architecture, fascinating mud volcanoes and timeless villages. Its magnificent landscape will be sure to take your breath away! Must visit city: Baku, for its seaside promenade and old town, Baku also makes a great base to visit the fascinating burning mountain!
Göreme in Cappadocia, Turkey
A cosmopolitan and exotic destination, Turkey is abundant in culture and natural beauty with its bustling bazaars, white sandy beaches, romantic rocky coves and marvellous mosaics. Must visit city: Göreme in Cappadocia for its tall, cone shaped rock formations known as ‘fairy chimneys’.
From beautiful beaches and Portuguese tarts to medieval castle and cobblestone villages, Portugal has a lot to offer to even the most experienced of travellers. Must visit city: Porto for its delicious locally produced port and cutting-edge architecture.
Lake Bled, Slovenia
Packed with unusual unique charms, Slovenia is a paradise of romantic rivers, dramatic peaks and enchanting forests, making it a truly whimsical place. Must visit city: Lake Bled for its postcard worthy views, medieval castle and sumptuous cream cake.
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