We went hunting for world destinations that deserve their place in the sun this summer, and we came back with a list of 26.
Sea organs, ballet, pub crawls, museums... the continent has it all.
Best for culture, urban hot spots and nature.
Castles, monasteries and legends in the country's medieval villages.
...And remembering a bit of Enid Blyton too.
From mangoes and ice wine to wild foods and garlic.
In these cities, beer is an integral part of culture and heritage.
Driving to Ballynahinch Castle to learn about one of the finest batsmen of all time, Ranjitsinhji, the Maharaja of Nawanagar.
The past may seem like a foreign country. But sometimes a foreign country also holds the past.
Hike, drink and bike on these spirited adventures.