Travelers’ tastes have much evolved during the last decades. If half a century ago, going on holiday meant lying on a beach or relaxing by the pool. there are nowadays different types of vacations. As the contemporary globetrotters tend to explore the world more thoroughly, local authorities responded promptly, suggesting them pre-established itineraries they can drive along. This way, tourists succeed to make the most of a week or just a couple of days spent in a certain area. Here are the most impressive routes you can take in order to discover Europe’s nature. but also its historical and cultural heritage.
10 Most Scenic Drives in Europe Add to Your Bucket List
10. Romantische Straße, Germany
Built-in the 50s, during Germany’s reconstruction after the collapse of the 3rd Reich, the Romantic Road became over time a legendary road. Winding through the beautiful scenery of the German countryside, dotted by medieval villages and Baroque castles, it is an item on many travelers’ bucket lists. They take this opportunity to visit the Würzburg Residence and the Fortress Marienberg, to taste some of the best wines at the local festival, to discover the charm of medieval Bavaria in Rothenburg ob der Tauber and to admire the amazing natural settings of Neuschwanstein, Hohenschwangau, Hohenzollern or Schwerin Castles.