If you spend your entire study abroad semester in the library- you’re doing it wrong. Make the most of your experience by taking advantage of the affordable travel in and around Europe. Check out our ultimate European bucket list that is sure to satisfy your adventure and sightseeing cravings before heading back home to reality.

Attend Oktoberfest // Munich, Germany

Ladies- thrown on a dirndl and gents- whip out your lederhosen! Brace yourself for a fun-filled day of German beer, massive pretzels, singing, dancing, and meeting new friends.

Picnic by the Eiffel Tower // Paris, France

 Grab a bottle of wine, a baguette and of course- some cheese. Set up a little picnic near the Eiffel Tower and enjoy as the iconic monument sparkles in the evening sky.

Paragliding // Interlaken, Switzerland

Get your adrenaline fix from paragliding between the snowy mountains of the Swiss Alps and astonishing bright blue lakes. You won’t want to miss out on these breathtaking views from above.

Take a gondola ride // Venice, Italy

Experience the classic method of transportation in the watery streets of Venice. Take in the sights and enjoy being serenaded by your gondolier.

Ride the London Eye // London, England

Hope you aren’t afraid of heights! Snap pictures of famous landmarks such as Big Ben and the Palace of Westminster from the ideal aerial view the Eye provides.

Go to the Guinness Storehouse // Dublin, Ireland

Explore the seven floors of the Storehouse which will teach you everything from the brewing process to the history of Guinness advertising. End your experience on the top floor where you can enjoy a pint at the Gravity Bar.

Take a boat canal tour // Amsterdam, Netherlands

One of the most memorable ways to experience Amsterdam’s sights and attractions is to hop on board a boat tour down the canals. It’s a great way to get to know the city or see it in a new light!

 

What’s on the top of your Euro bucket list? Be sure to check out StudentUniverse for the best deals on flights, hotels and tours!

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    1. […] ‘Starkbierzeit’ (Strong Beer Time) is a festival of precisely that. The spring-alternative to Oktoberfest is less crowded but with the same amount of beer; a winning […]

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