"Europe is hideous," said no one, ever. Still there are some spots that stand above the rest. So whether you're planning your next trip or just daydreaming, here are the 17 absolute most beautiful spots on the whole damn continent.
Come for the beer and chocolate. Stay for the enchanting, medieval eye-candy.
Praia da Marinha, Portugal
It takes a bit of a hike to reach the small, velvet-sandy cove, but a dip in the crystal water is well worth the trek.
Italy’s Amalfi coast might just be the most romantic spot on the planet. Case in point: The cliffside town of Positano, with its crayola-colored houses and wild flowers cascading down toward the glistening Tyrrhenian Sea.