The famous guide Lonely Planet has included Cantabria in the top ten tourist destinations in Europe

The famous guide Lonely Planet has included Cantabria in the top ten tourist destinations in Europe

The publication of world-famous guides Lonely Planet presented a list of ten of its favorite European places. Travelers who want to travel away from the crowds of tourists this summer should take a course, in addition to the Spanish region of Cantabria, to Emilia-Romagna, the Netherlands, Kosovo or Provence.

Spanish Cantabria took second place in the list. This region, where you can find everything you need for a wonderful holiday, from sandy beaches, mist-covered mountains to charming villages, is gaining more sympathy among travelers. Lonely Planet appreciated the cultural center Botín in Santander, new ferry connections with other European destinations, as well as the magnificent Picos de Europa, which is the oldest national park in Spain, celebrating its century in 2018.

Full list of the best European destinations by Lonely Planet version:

1. Emilia-Romagna, Italy

2. Cantabria, Spain

3. Frisia, Netherlands

4. The Republic of Kosovo

5. Provence, France

6. Dundee, Scotland

7. The Little Cyclades, Greece

8. Vilnius, Lithuania

9. Vipava Valley, Slovenia

10. Tirana, Albania

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