The birthplace of Western culture, Europe will intoxicate you with its tightly woven history brought together by architectural masterpieces, world-famous museums and diverse landscapes.

Whether you’re looking for a short city-break in London or Paris, searching for the Northern Lights in the Arctic, or planning a long European rail journey, you’ll find the information you want, right here on The Culture Map travel blog.

The Three Brothers in Riga's Old Town

Riga, What’s Not to Love?

My first impressions of Riga, Latvia’s capital city, are certainly good. Beautiful, walkable, affordable, cultural, historical – what’s not to love? Accidentally, I could not have gone at a better time too, the sun played out from morning til dusk over the course of four days while the country celebrated a National holiday too. Every…

List of the most romantic cities in Europe

14 Most Romantic Cities in Europe

Whilst I’m not really one to fawn over grand romantic gestures, I have taken up the challenge to get into a romantic mindset for the purpose of this blog post. By putting myself in the shoes of a hopeless romantic, I have highlighted a selection of places to visit in Europe for that lovin’ feelin’!…

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