It’s market day in Tourrettes-sur-Loup. This hilltop village in Provence is buzzing with life and color, and the scent of fresh soap and sight of woven baskets fill the air. I take in the scene, which is lively with locals and visitors browsing the wares. It’s a great introduction to this secret corner of France.
Knightsbridge. Just the name sounds luxurious. This part of London is synonymous with the finer things in life, and for good reason. Luxury goods shops, high-end restaurants, and five-star hotels abound, and walking down the street is like stepping into a fashion shoot.
Europe amazes me. When I studied in Nice as an 18-year-old I spent my weekends traveling to European cities and marveling at their beauty. From the rooftops of Prague to the canals of Venice, I was awed by heritage buildings and layers of history. I still am. I’ve visited a lot more cities since then and haven’t lost my sense of wonder. If you’re looking for the prettiest cities in Europe, today I want to share 11 of my favorites with you.