Summer is fast approaching in the Northern Hemisphere and people around the world are already planning their holidays in the sun. In 2016, the most popular European destinations for global travelers for the summer period from June to August turn out to be the same most years. The top five cities tend to be, year after year: the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Norway and France. However, this year, there are several new European destinations to try out this summer travel season.
There’s been a rise in the number of tourists visiting other cities not included on this list of hottest destinations. This year’s new European destinations for this summer are surprising: Prague, Budapest, Vienna, Oslo and Copenhagen have seen a sharp rise in popularity. Whether this is a desire to visit new cities in Europe or perhaps people of tired of the crowds, scrambling for hotel bookings and long time spent in waiting lines in the usual places, it’s hard to hazard a guess. Where to travel this summer in Europe? If you want something different, we suggest taking a look at these new cities for a European vacation.
Europe’s top 10 most popular countries for the summer season, June to August, in 2016 were :
1. United Kingdom
If you’re planning to visit any of these new destination cities (Prague, Vienna, Oslo and Copenhagen), it’s time now to start looking for a hotel. Don’t be disappointed and leave it until the last moment. Find the best hotel for these new European destinations. Check out the rates and find one that suits your budget this summer.