Thanks to new technologies, our trips will never be what they were. And is that phones Mobile phones have greatly changed our way of doing tourism: we no longer go around the cities with guides or paper maps, we instantly post photos on social networks, we search for information about places of interest on the Internet ...
Taking these changes into account, the bus search engine CheckMyBus It has carried out a study that seeks to discover which are the most popular tourist attractions in Europe according to Google searches and their popularity on Instagram. Would you like to discover them? Well, do not miss anything we tell you below!
Eiffel Tower, Paris
According to the study by ChekMyBus, the most popular tourist attraction in Europe is the Eiffel Tower, which is the symbol indisputable from Paris. With a height of 300 meters, this iron construction was created for the Universal Exhibition in Paris in 1889 and today it is one of the most visited monuments on the planet.
Big Ben, London
In the second position of the ranking we find Big Ben, one of the most recognized symbols of London. We are referring to the Clock Tower of the London ParliamentAlthough, in reality, Big Ben is the huge bell that is inside.
In third position we find the Octoberfest, a festival It has been held in Munich since 1810 and revolves around the world of beer. The festival lasts between 16 and 18 days and receives millions of visitors from all over the world.
Disneyland Paris, Paris
We return to the French capital to tell you about Disneyland Paris, a tourist complex located in Mame-la-Vallée, 32 kilometers from the center of Paris. Within the complex you can find two parks thematic (Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park), in addition to a shopping and entertainment area, a golf course, seven official hotels and seven associates.
London Eye, London
In fifth position we find another tourist attraction in London. It's about the London Eye, a gigantic noria 135 meters high, made up of 32 glass cabins from where you can get wonderful views of the English capital. It was inaugurated in 2000.
The first Italian attraction on the list is Pompeii, or actually what's left of this ancient Rome city that was buried by the eruption of Vesuvius. The truth is that many buildings are kept in good condition.
Louvre museum, Paris
In seventh position we find again a Parisian attraction. In this case it is the Louvre Museum, which stands out for its architecture of the building as well as the works it houses, which come from the collections of the French monarchy and the Napoleonic empire.
We return to Italy to tell you about a monument that could not be missing from the list. We are referring to the Roman Colosseum, a amphitheater built in the 1st century AD Since 2007 it has been considered as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World.
Notre Dame, Paris
In eighth position in the ranking is the Cathedral of Notre Dame, one of the cathedrals gothic oldest in the world. Located on the Île de la Cité, the construction has been renovated on different occasions
Hyde Park, London
Finally, we have to talk about London Hyde Park, one of the best parks urban areas of the world, something that is not surprising considering its dimensions: 142 hectares. It houses more than 4,000 trees, as well as a meadow, a lake and gardens full of flowers ...
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