We know that you already heard about Paris, Venice and Rome, so we are not going to talk about those . Don’t get us wrong, if you consider yourself a world traveler, those are the cities you really should visit, but in this article we will focus more on the hidden gems of European cities, suitable for digital nomads. A lot of you might believe that Asia is the continent which offers the most unique mix of cultures, but we don’t quite agree with that statement.
Over the years, Europe has seen a lot of wars. It is unfortunate, but at least it created a unique blend of civilizations you cannot find anywhere else in the world. Furthermore, you won’t have any problems with communication. Although English is not the native language in many states, people speak it fluently most of the time. Each of these five cities is special in so many ways, and we advise you to visit them, first chance you get. So, let’s begin.
- Pecs, Hungary
This is one of the biggest cities in Hungary, but it is the most beautiful one by far. Don’t get us wrong, Budapest is also amazing, but Pecs is just one of a kind. It was named the European Capitol of Culture back in 2010, and the whole city is full of stunning buildings, protected by UNESCO. Still, this place is not only known for the architecture. Their cuisine is something you definitely have to try, and the traditional meal, goulash, is legendary in Europe. Trust us, you won’t regret it.
- Belgrade, Serbia
The capitol of Serbia is a well known party destination in Europe, that will capture your heart immediately. How many cities that you know of have a fortress in the town center? People are such good hosts and so friendly, and they will always do their best to help you in every way possible. Night time is when the place comes to life, and if you never experienced it, it is hard to explain how mad it can get. It is very affordable, climate is good, and the air pollution isn’t bad. Do you need any more reasons to visit?
- La Valetta, Malta
Not a lot of people know about this hidden gem. At the end of the day, it is a very small town in one of the smallest counties in Europe, so it might seem like a weird choice, but hear us out. If you are looking for a spot where you can get away from all the urban pressure, and just take your time to relax, this is the place to visit. Fresh air, natural beauty, and gorgeous Mediterranean architecture are just some of the things that will help you reach your inner piece. The only danger is, you might wish to stay here for the rest of your life.
- Padova, Italy
If you like the Medieval culture, Padova should be your first choice. It is astonishing how little the city has changed since then. The only difference is, that now, it is much more urban, but it still has a lot of the original architecture and didn’t lose the Romanian cultural roots. It is easy to get lost in those narrow streets, but it will just give you more time to explore. It is not terribly expensive, and other major Italian cities are not far away, if you decide to take a tour across the country. This city’s charm will win you over in no time at all.
- Las Palmas, Spain
Unlike two previous places, this one is all about fun! People are extremely friendly, you will find a lot of beautiful girls and boys here, and you’ll get a chance to have a time of your life at the carnival the city is known for. This doesn’t mean you won’t have a good time here, even if you’re not a party maniac. With so many gorgeous buildings and museums, you will never be bored. But it must be expensive, right? On the contrary, it is very affordable. It truly has something for everyone, and that’s why it is ranked at the top of our list of the best European cities for digital nomads!