Sights of Sofia, Bulgaria

Sights of Sofia, Bulgaria

There is plenty to see, do and experience in the capital and largest city of Bulgaria. The city is full of historic buildings, churches and palaces. Sofia is located at the bottom of Mount Vitosha. The city with its prehistoric excavations such as those seen at the unusual St. George Rotunda is a delight for […]

Things to Do in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Things to Do in Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, with Sarajevo as its capital, is located in southeastern Europe. Apart from a coastline of barely twenty kilometers, the country is further surrounded by other countries. Check topmbadirectory for how to get to Bosnia and Herzegovina. After the civil war ended in 1995, the country is slowly trying to recover. […]

Things to Do in Belgium

Things to Do in Belgium

Belgium, located south of the Netherlands, is a popular holiday destination among the Dutch. Every month, tens of thousands of Dutch people take a city trip to beautiful cities such as Bruges, Ghent or Antwerp. The Flemish coast attracts lovers of the beach, sea and sun and the Ardennes are very popular among people who […]

Sights of Austria

Sights of Austria

Austria, which is centrally located in Europe, is one of the most visited holiday countries among Dutch tourists. The relatively short distance naturally plays an important role in this, but even more important is the fact that Austria has something to offer that you have to look for in the Low Countries: a huge amount […]

Sights of Vatican City

Sights of Vatican City

Vatican City is the smallest country in the world. This enclave can be found within Rome and is the holy place within the Roman Catholic Church. Because of its history, its role within the Catholic Church and the many sights, Vatican City is one of the absolute top excursions for people who make a city […]

England, United Kingdom

Things to Do in England, United Kingdom

As soon as you cross the Channel and end up in England, you imagine yourself in a completely different world. The typical British culture is suddenly something very different from mainland Europe. Brits hold very strongly to their own standards, values ​​and traditions, which gives you a real holiday feeling as a tourist because many […]

Sights of Odessa, Ukraine

Sights of Odessa, Ukraine

In 1794, the city of Khadjibey was renamed Odessa by Catherine the Great. After several building projects were completed, the city began to resemble cities such as Prague and Budapest. Soon it is even called “the pearl of the Black Sea.” Odessa is a great holiday destination with a lot of variety. You can enjoy […]

Sights of Turkey

Sights of Turkey

The country of Turkey is spread over two continents: Europe and Asia. Not only does the country belong to two continents in terms of topography, society is also a melting pot of modern Western influences, Arab culture and Islam as the most important religion by far. You can tell that Turkey lies on the dividing […]

Sights of Switzerland

Sights of Switzerland

Switzerland is located in the central heart of Europe. Apart from the European Union, Switzerland as a Federal State has its own rules and laws. You don’t pay with the Euro, but with the Swiss Franc. The different climates in Switzerland ensure that there are many tourists in both summer and winter. During the summer […]

Sights of Sweden

Sights of Sweden

Norway, Sweden and Finland together form the northern part of Europe known as Scandinavia. Sweden’s most famous cities are Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö. As a holiday destination, Sweden is slightly less known than, for example, Denmark. And that is a pity, because Sweden is a nice and varied country with a very beautiful nature, hip […]

Sights of Spain

Sights of Spain

Spain is the largest country in the Iberian Peninsula. Thanks to the generally pleasant weather and the many sights, Spain is a very popular holiday destination. Spain has even been the number one flight destination among Dutch tourists for years. Spain has hundreds of kilometers of coastline with beautiful beaches and also beautifully formed cliffs […]

Sights of Slovakia

Sights of Slovakia

Slovakia is a relatively young country that was created after the break-up of Czechoslovakia in 1993. The varied landscape of Slovakia offers the visitor many fascinating and interesting sights. For example, the high mountains alternate with enormous expanses of forest between which are the gems of historic villages and towns. There are plenty of sports […]

Sights of Serbia

Sights of Serbia

Serbia is known as friendly, hospitable and varied. Although the country has a rough past, it is becoming increasingly popular among tourists. Not surprising, because Serbia has a lot to offer in terms of culture, history and entertainment. The nightlife in Serbia is therefore hip and trendy. The country has a varied nature which is […]

Sights of Russia

Sights of Russia

Russia is a spacious country that is partly in Europe and partly in Asia. The country also has several time zones. Russia is now an independent country ruled by a head of state. But until 1918 it was the tsars and tsarinas who were in charge. The long history of Russia has different periods in […]

Bucharest, Romania

Landmarks of Bucharest, Romania

The once beautiful, historic and even Paris-like capital of Romania has been severely damaged by the Second World War and a severe earthquake in 1977. Several old neighborhoods have also disappeared due to political decisions. But fortunately there are also beautiful places preserved. For example the ‘Revolution Square’, the beautiful green city center ‘Cişmigiu Park’ […]

Sights of Portugal

Sights of Portugal

Portugal is the southwestern country on the Iberian Peninsula, which it shares with Spain. Portugal is about twice the size of the Netherlands. Capital Lisbon and Porto, the country’s second city, are popular city break destinations. Most tourists who travel to Portugal settle in the Algarve. This coastal area on the south coast of Portugal […]

Sights of Poland

Sights of Poland

Poland is a versatile country bordering Germany, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Russia and Lithuania. Poland borders the Baltic Sea in the north, which immediately results in kilometers of coastline. In addition to twenty-three nature parks with diverse nature reserves and bio reserves, Poland is also a country with a rich history. Battles against the […]

Sights of Norway

Sights of Norway

The vast landscape of Norway is overwhelmingly beautiful. Snowy peaks, fjords, waterfalls, large and small lakes, forests, glaciers, islands such as the Lofoten Islands and the thousands of kilometers of coastline provide a lot of variety. In terms of natural landscape and natural phenomena such as the northern lights and the midnight sun, Norway simply […]

Sights of Netherlands

Sights of Netherlands

The Netherlands is a small country with a lot to see and do. It is not for nothing that millions of Dutch people choose a holiday in their own country every year. The contrasts within the Netherlands are great, the country is bursting with museums and sights that are worth a visit and for nature […]

Sights of Montenegro

Sights of Montenegro

Since Montenegro managed to separate itself completely from the former Yugoslavia, the country has developed rapidly in the tourist industry. Cities with a lot of history, such as Budva, Tivat, Cetinje, Kotor, Petrovac and Ulcinj, quickly became popular holiday destinations. The mix of beach, culture, nature and a wonderful climate are already good ingredients for […]

Sights of Monaco

Sights of Monaco

Monaco is a dwarf state located on the Côte D’Azur and is completely enclosed by France. Monaco is best known for the fact that mainly the rich on earth reside here, living in Monaco is quite attractive from a tax point of view and the Formula 1 race that is driven annually through the winding […]

Things to Do in Malta

Things to Do in Malta

Malta is a country consisting of the inhabited islands of Malta, Gozo, Comino, Manoel Island and the uninhabited islands of Cominotto, Fungus Rock, Filfla and the Saint Paul’s Islands. The location in the Mediterranean Sea between the European Mediterranean countries and North Africa has ensured that the culture and architecture has influences from the various […]

Sights of Macedonia

Sights of Macedonia

Macedonia is still an unknown destination for most Dutch people. Nevertheless, Macedonia is becoming increasingly popular as a holiday destination. Once you’ve visited this country, you’ll understand why. The food is delicious, the people are very hospitable and the beautiful nature regularly leaves you amazed. Macedonia is a relatively young country that declared its independence […]

Sights of Luxembourg

Sights of Luxembourg

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a small country located a few hours drive from the Netherlands. A reasonable proportion of Dutch tourists on their way to France, Spain or Morocco pass through Luxembourg, making good use of the fact that excise goods such as fuel, cigarettes and tobacco are cheaper here than in the […]

Sights of Lithuania

Sights of Lithuania

Only around 1920 Lithuania’s independence was recognized by Russia. A dictatorship came to an end and the beginning of parliamentary democracy was made. Then the Second World War threw a spanner in the works and there was a lot of unrest in Lithuania. The Germans again occupied Lithuania and the many Jews who lived there […]

Sights of Liechtenstein

Sights of Liechtenstein

The small principality of Liechtenstein lies on the border of Switzerland and Austria. The country is characterized by high mountains, a mild climate and a high quality of life. The dwarf state of Liechtenstein is no larger than 160 km². Over the years, the country has developed excellently, which means that quality is of paramount […]

Sights of Latvia

Sights of Latvia

Northern Latvia borders Estonia, Lithuania, Belarus and Russia. The Baltic Republic of Latvia was only established as an independent country in 1918. Since then, the country has been temporarily occupied by Nazi Germany during World War II and then by the Soviet Union. The collapse of the Soviet Union in 1990 gave Latvia back its […]

Things to Do in Italy

Things to Do in Italy

If there is one country that captures the imagination of many people, it is Italy. In the field of good food, design, beautiful cars, fashion and coffee culture, Italy belongs to the absolute world top. The love for beautiful things has ensured that Italy is above all a beautiful country with many sights. Nature has […]

Things to Do in Ireland

Things to Do in Ireland

Ireland may not be the sunniest holiday destination in Europe, but it is certainly one of the most beautiful. Located in the north of Europe, it does not have the most favorable holiday climate. However, the beautiful still untouched nature and overwhelming landscapes are a sight in themselves. Because Ireland is relatively sparsely populated, many […]

Things to Do in Iceland

Things to Do in Iceland

The land of untouched nature, mountains, volcanoes, geysers and glaciers. The most beautiful scenery will pass you by during a journey through this special landscape. Sometimes an eruption of a volcano can partially shut down the aviation world in Europe. We experienced this in 2010. There is much to do and experience if you are […]