The most popular European cities for US citizens are London U.K., Paris France, Rome Italy, Barcelona Spain, Amsterdam The Netherlands.
Some well known attractions in Europe are:
Eiffel Tower in Paris
One of the world’s most recognized man made wonders is Eiffel Tower in Paris which is designed by Gustave Eiffel. This one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe.
La Sagrada familia
This is locate in Barcelona and is one of the most visited tourist attraction in Europe. It was built by the famous Antoni Gaudi. The basilica is to date unfinished since Gaudi died in 1926.
Acropolis of Athens
This is one of the greatest monuments of ancient Greece. The ruins that are visible today are date back to 4th century BC. When you visit Greece you can also go island hopping. Some of the most popular Greek Islands are Mykonos, Santorini Crete and Rhodes.
This is an amphitheatre which was built in 80 AD and is a monument of glorious Roman history, architecture and engineering. While at Italy you can also visit other places like the food and wine region in Tuscany, The Leaning Tower and Milano the fashion capital.
The Buckingham Palace in London is the official London residence of the British Monarch. While touring in London also visit the Tower Bridge, Big Ben, Parliament House, London Eye and Tower of London.
The Hagia Sophia in Istanbul
This is one of the world’s architectural masterpiece and one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Europe. This was originally a church then it was a mosque. Today this is a showcase of the best Christian and Muslim architecture.
There are many more places to visit in Europe such as Winter Palace in St Petersburg, Branderburger Gate in Berlin, Blue Lagoon in Reykjavik, Dubrovnik in Croatia… Plan your itinerary and try to visit as many of these places as possible while in Europe.