Best Historical City Breaks Items
Alicante is a fantastic city to go on a short break to. Not only is the Spanish destination around a three-hour flight from the UK, but it also offers the perfect mix between an activity, beach and cultural break, no matter who you are away with.
Normandy is perhaps best known for the D-Day landings, and while this is a major draw for tourists, French holidays here make for a fantastic city break. The region's historic cities mix all the facilities you would expect, but with stunning scenery.
For history buffs, a city break can be a great learning experience as well as a holiday. Europe is home to approximately 370 cultural UNESCO World Heritage Sites, more than any other continent in the world. In addition to these sites, Europe also contains some of the world’s best museums where you can learn about the history of almost anything. Here’s our list of Europe’s top historical cities.