60 days in Europe, United States & Asia Itinerary

60 days in Europe, United States & Asia Itinerary

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Schiermonnikoog, The Netherlands
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
— 6 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
— 1 night
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Sluis, The Netherlands
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Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
— 1 night
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Mons, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive to Brussels Airport, Fly to Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport
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Bordeaux, France
— 4 nights
Fly to Zürich Airport, Drive to Rapperswil
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Rapperswil, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Drive to Zürich Airport, Fly to MBS International Airport, Drive to Traverse City
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Traverse City, United States
— 5 nights
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Detroit, United States
— 3 nights
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Fukuoka, Japan
— 2 nights
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Pskov, Russia
— 3 nights
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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Bus to Vienna, Fly to Venice
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Venice, Italy
— 6 nights
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Verona, Italy
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Schiermonnikoog, The Netherlands

— 2 nights
Schiermonnikoog is an island, a municipality, and a national park in the northern Netherlands. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): trek along Het Bouwe Hoekstrapad, visit a coastal fixture at Noordertoren, brush up on your military savvy at Bunkermuseum Schlei, then steep yourself in history at Bunker Wassermann, and finally stroll the grounds of Vredenhof. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Hijrre Pottenbakkerij, see the interesting displays at Shellmuseum, then pause for some photo ops at Statue "de Schiere Monnik", and finally step off the mainland to explore Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Schiermonnikoog trip itinerary builder tool.

Munich, Germany to Schiermonnikoog is an approximately 12-hour travel. Traveling from Munich in September, Schiermonnikoog is a bit warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Haarlem.

Things to do in Schiermonnikoog

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Haarlem, The Netherlands

— 6 nights

Flower City

Often referred to as "Mini Amsterdam," Haarlem provides all the classical charm of Amsterdam, but on a smaller scale.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Frans Hals Museum and Teylers Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) and Cathedral of Saint Bavo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Haarlem: Noordhollands Duinreservaat (in Bergen aan Zee), Duinreservaat Castricum (in Castricum) and Zuiderzeemuseum (in Enkhuizen). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt, get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie Gemund, examine the collection at The Corrie ten Boom House, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Janskerk.

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Explore your travel options from Schiermonnikoog to Haarlem with the Route module. Traveling from Schiermonnikoog in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Haarlem, with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Haarlem

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 5 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Anne Frank House and Begijnhof will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), walk around Vondelpark, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, and do sightseeing at your own pace with Self-Guided Tours & Rentals.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip itinerary maker site.

Amsterdam is just a stone's throw from Haarlem. September in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Den Bosch.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Den Bosch, The Netherlands

— 1 night
The fortified city of Den Bosch impresses with its well-preserved 16th- and 17th-century architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Noordbrabants Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Jheronimus Bosch Art Center.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Den Bosch day trip app.

Getting from Amsterdam to Den Bosch by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In September, daytime highs in Den Bosch are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Sluis.

Things to do in Den Bosch

Museums · Historic Sites

Sluis, The Netherlands

Sluis is the name of both a municipality and a town located in the west of Zeelandic Flanders, in the south-western part of the Netherlands.The current incarnation of the municipality exists since on 1 January 2003. To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sluis journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Den Bosch to Sluis takes 2.5 hours. In September in Sluis, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. You will leave for Bruges on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Sluis

Outdoors · Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

Bruges, Belgium

— 5 nights

Venice of the North

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Historic Centre of Brugge and Graslei and Korenlei. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Groeningemuseum and Belfry of Bruges. Get out of town with these interesting Bruges side-trips: Ghent (Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve, Saint Bavo's Cathedral, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Markt, get engrossed in the history at Onze-Lieve-Vrouw ter Potterie, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bruges online holiday planner.

Bruges is just a stone's throw from Sluis. In September, daytime highs in Bruges are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ieper (Ypres).

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Ieper (Ypres), Belgium

— 1 night

Wipers

Boasting remnants from the Middle Ages, the ancient city of Ieper in West Flanders offers attractions that are as historically significant as Ghent and Bruges, but with fewer crowds.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at In Flanders Fields Museum, don't miss a visit to Menin Gate Memorial, then learn about all things military at Hooge Crater Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Hill 60.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ieper (Ypres) tour builder website.

You can drive from Bruges to Ieper (Ypres) in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in Ieper (Ypres) are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Mons.

Things to do in Ieper (Ypres)

Museums · Historic Sites

Mons, Belgium

— 1 night
Not far from Brussels, Mons is home to a World Heritage Site, the former home of Van Gogh, and Roman ruins.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at St Symphorien Military Cemetery, then brush up on your military savvy at Mons Memorial Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Collegiale Sainte-Waudru, and finally take in the exciting artwork at THANKS Galerie.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mons trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Ieper (Ypres) to Mons in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Mons are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Mons

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Bordeaux, France

— 4 nights

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Get some historical perspective at Place de la Bourse and St. Andre Cathedral. Appreciate the collections at CAPC Musee d'Art Contemporain and Musee de l'Histoire Maritime de Bordeaux. When in Bordeaux, make a side trip to see Réserve Ornithologique du Teich in Le Teich, approximately Le Teich away. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Maison de la Nature, admire the striking features of La Cite du Vin, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at La Petite Galerie de Bordeaux, and walk around Parc animalier Rene CANIVENC (Le Moulineau).

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bordeaux tour site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mons to Bordeaux. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Mons in September; daily highs in Bordeaux reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rapperswil.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rapperswil, Switzerland

— 2 nights
Rapperswil is a former municipality and since January 2007 part of the municipality of Rapperswil-Jona in the Wahlkreis (constituency) of See-Gaster in the canton of St. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden, take an in-depth tour of Elsener Messerschmied AG, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Rapperswil, then see the interesting displays at The Polish Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Kloster Einsiedeln.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Rapperswil online road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bordeaux to Rapperswil. Traveling from Bordeaux in September, things will get little chillier in Rapperswil: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Traverse City.

Things to do in Rapperswil

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Traverse City, United States

— 5 nights

Cherry Capital of the World

Traverse City might be well known for its huge cherry industry, but its position along Grand Traverse Bay in Lake Michigan endows it with fine scenery and a wealth of outdoor attractions.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and Benzie Area Historical Society & Museum. Let the collections at Ellie Harold Art Studio & Gallery and Music House Museum capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Traverse City: Eyaawing Museum & Cultural Center (in Suttons Bay) and Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum (in Northport). Next up on the itinerary: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, learn about winemaking at Bowers Harbor Vineyards, get a taste of the local shopping with Michigan Artists Gallery, and make a trip to Mission Point Lighthouse.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Traverse City attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rapperswil to Traverse City. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Rapperswil to Traverse City. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rapperswil in September: highs in Traverse City hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Detroit.

Things to do in Traverse City

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours

Side Trips

Detroit, United States

— 3 nights

The Motor City

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Popular historic sites such as The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant and Motown Museum are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Henry Ford and Detroit Institute of Arts. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Greenfield Village, browse the collection at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront, and take an in-depth tour of Detroit Historical Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Detroit trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Traverse City to Detroit takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October in Detroit, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Fukuoka, Japan

— 2 nights

City of Yatai

The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at Tenjin Underground Shopping Center, go for a walk through Ohori Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Fukuoka Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tochoji Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kushida Shrine, and finally explore the world behind art at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Dazaifu Tenmangu Homotsuden, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dazaifu Tenman-gu, examine the collection at Kyushu National Museum, take an in-depth tour of Onojo Cocoro no Furusatokan City Museum, then admire the striking features of Hakata Station, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hakatamachiya Furusatokan.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Fukuoka travel site.

Explore your travel options from Detroit to Fukuoka with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Japan Standard Time is 14 hours. Traveling from Detroit in October, things will get a bit warmer in Fukuoka: highs are around 27°C and lows about 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Pskov.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Pskov, Russia

— 3 nights
Pskov is a city and the administrative center of Pskov Oblast, Russia, located about 20km east from the Estonian border, on the Velikaya River. You'll explore and learn at Spegalsky Apartment Museum and Pogankin Chambers. Popular historic sites such as Holy Trinity Cathedral and Pokrova and Rozhdestva ot Proloma Church are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pskov: Pechory (The Holy Dormition Pskovo-Pechersky Monastery & Church of the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste) and Izborsk (Izborsk Fortress, Cathedral of St. Nicholas, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Assumption (Paromeniye), don't miss a visit to Pskov Kreml/ Krom, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anastasinskaya Chapel.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Pskov road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Fukuoka to Pskov. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Fukuoka to Pskov. In October, Pskov is much colder than Fukuoka - with highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Bratislava.

Things to do in Pskov

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Bratislava, Slovakia

— 4 nights

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Devin Castle and Nedbalka Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Bratislava Castle and Michalska Brana will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), take an in-depth tour of SNM prírodovedné múzeum, explore the activities along Tyrsovo nabrezie, and contemplate the long history of Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bratislava day trip planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pskov to Bratislava. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Pskov to Bratislava. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Pskov in October: high temperatures in Bratislava hover around 18°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Venice, Italy

— 6 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
You'll explore and learn at Doge's Palace and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Piazza San Marco and St Mark's Campanile are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Orto Botanico di Padova, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice journey planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Bratislava to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bratislava in October: high temperatures in Venice hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Verona, Italy

— 5 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
You'll explore and learn at Casa di Giulietta and Museo Conte. Get some historical perspective at Arena di Verona and Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, make a trip to Cappella dei Notai, identify plant and animal life at Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family, and explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Verona travel route planning site.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In October in Verona, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Nature

Friesland Province travel guide

4.1
Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Art Museums

North Holland Province travel guide

4.1
Art Museums · History Museums · Specialty Museums

North Brabant Province travel guide

4.2
Theme Parks · Specialty Museums · Zoos

Zeeland Province travel guide

3.9
Specialty Museums · Water Parks · Architectural Buildings

West Flanders Province travel guide

4.1
Historic Sites · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
West Flanders province contains Belgium's entire North Sea coastline, a major tourist destination in this part of Europe. In addition to a string of commercialized beaches, the province boasts several medieval cities soaked in history and rich in architectural heritage. Bruges, the provincial capital, serves as one of the country's major hubs of commerce, education, culture, and entertainment. Away from its heavily urbanized areas, West Flanders features a largely flat countryside crisscrossed by well-maintained roads and cycling paths. The province draws a growing number of foreign visitors with its lesser-known towns like Veurne and Ostend, which boast photogenic public squares, traditional breweries, and spired cathedrals.

Hainaut Province travel guide

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Zoos · Landmarks · Specialty Museums
A land of vibrant towns and undulating rural areas, Hainaut province sits in the westernmost section of Belgium. Nestled against the French border, the "Green Province" often appears far removed from the rest of the country, its inhabitants heartily devoted to local carnivals steeped in centuries of history and tradition. Overlooked by many tourists, Hainaut remains one of the country's less-frequented regions. The town of Mons serves as Hainaut's major center of culture and provides a comfortable urban base for day trips to the nearby World Heritage-listed flint mines, used over 4,000 years ago.

Nouvelle-Aquitaine travel guide

4.3
Landmarks · Castles · Theme Parks

Canton of St. Gallen travel guide

4.3
Architectural Buildings · Thermal Spas · Zoos
Defined by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1803, the Canton of St. Gallen connects Switzerland to Germany, Austria, and Liechtenstein at its borders. The region serves as a hub for culture and education in Europe, and is home to two World Heritage Sites: the Abbey of St. Gall, with its Baroque cathedral and vast library, and the thrust fault formation in the Alps. The university puts special emphasis on economic science, which complements the canton's prevalent industries of optical goods, pyrotechnics, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals. Stroll through the Old Town of the regional capital, St. Gallen, browse the handsome boutiques, or pull up a chair at a quaint cafe. Tourist attractions include thermal spas, water parks, museums, and winter sports facilities aplenty.

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Fukuoka Prefecture travel guide

3.7
Sacred & Religious Sites · Shopping Malls · Landmarks
Fukuoka Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan on Kyūshū Island. The capital is the city of Fukuoka.HistoryFukuoka Prefecture includes the former provinces of Chikugo, Chikuzen, and Buzen.Shrines and templesKōra taisha, Sumiyoshi-jinja, and Hakosagi-gū are the chief Shinto shrines in the prefecture.GeographyFukuoka Prefecture faces the sea on three sides, bordering Saga, Ōita, and Kumamoto prefectures and facing Yamaguchi Prefecture across the Kanmon Straits.As of 1 April 2012, 18% of the land area of the prefecture was designated as natural parks: Setonaikai National Park, Genkai, Kitakyūshū, and Yaba-Hita-Hikosan quasi-national parks, and Chikugogawa, Chikuhō, Dazaifu, Sefuri Raizan, and Yabegawa Prefectural Natural Parks.

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Pskov Oblast travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Specialty Museums · Monuments
Fittingly nicknamed "the land of a thousand lakes," Pskov Oblast dates back to 13th-century Rus, when the region was one of two feudal republics. The capital Pskov, with an impressive medieval citadel surrounded by Russia's oldest monasteries, is undoubtedly the region's major attraction. The pristine natural surroundings, inhabited by beavers, otters, martens, and minks, also has lots to offer an adventurous traveler. An infrastructure of canals and rivulets provides good prospects for water and fishing tourism, while glacial landscapes of forested hills and lush valleys boast healing springs and several nature reserves. The best way to explore the local lore is to attend one of the several folk festivals, where you can taste regional specialties, partake in reenactment battles, and enjoy medieval music concerts.

Bratislava Region travel guide

3.8
Landmarks · Monuments · Castles
The urban, economical, and cultural heartland of the country, Bratislava Region is definitely the place to visit when in Slovakia. At the center is Bratislava, the nation's capital--a city with a long and rich history that seems a lot bigger than it actually is. The city's architecture juxtaposes the old with the new; numerous museums and art venues create an abundance of sightseeing opportunities. A plethora of restaurants and cafes, especially around the pedestrian Old Town area, are a great place to relax and try traditional Slovakian specialties. After dark, head to some of the nightclubs and immerse yourself in the party atmosphere. Outside the city, the countryside varies from lowlands along the Danube to the highlands of the Little Carpathians, and is dotted with many attractions, such as castles, chateaus, and scenic towns and villages. Protected nature reserves are a prime destination for hikers, cyclists, anglers, and all other visitors who enjoy spending time outdoors.

Veneto travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Bodies of Water · Historic Walking Areas
An independent republic until Napoleon's invasion in 1797, Veneto is among the wealthiest and most developed regions in the country. The region has a bustling tourism industry, drawing nearly 70 million visitors annually to its historical, natural, artistic, cultural, musical, and culinary treasures. Though most tourists begin and end their Veneto holiday in Venice, the area has plenty more to offer. A range of attractions await beyond the capital city, including World Heritage-listed Palladian villas, seaside resorts, vineyards, lakes, beaches, thermal baths, lush parks, and imposing mountain ranges. Veneto's clubs, bars, and restaurants make for a lively nightlife in the region's thriving cities.