Autumn is an incredibly beautiful season wherever you are, but to discover the charm of colorful leaves in a completely new place is a magical thing. If you want to go to a city break this autumn to drink cider and admire the colors of the trees, here are the most beautiful cities in Europe, where this season has a charm.
The medieval city of Bruges is one of the most charming cities in Europe when the leaves fall. Region shades of gold and copper comes from vegetation covering historic buildings. The colors reflected in the water of the river, fall festivals, markets and shops with fruits and vegetables offers a décor with hint of romance, now, in this city.
The change of seasons is particularly in the Nordic countries. As the leaves begin to turn, Oslo catches a new decor and is perfect for picturesque landscapes, which becomes more beautiful as usual, this time of the year. Nordic sun and chilly shores of Oslo will make the autumn walk be more beautiful.
Loire Valley, France
In Loire Valley you will find hundreds of thousands of square meters of vines, which stretches along the hills and colored valleys. When trees get to have the brassy colors of autumn, this area has probably one of the most beautiful rural landscapes in Europe. Golden glow light of autumn make forests and castles in French seem drawn from the stories you read in childhood.
In southern Germany you will discover spectacular scenery of endless forests that populate the fall due to its high Alps, which contrast with snow on peaks. What could be more charming than to walk along trails in the mountains to admire the 25 historical romantic castles of Germany and, why not, participate in the famous Oktoberfest.
You can imagine that the lake area is incredibly beautiful in England during the autumn. Lakes that reflects light and hills in shades of copper, red and yellow creates spectacular scenery. You have to admire the forest area to walk along the lake and drink a cider or wine in the premises of authentic English.
Perthshire is one of the most glorious autumn locations in Europe, with the name of the Country of Great Trees. The area is famous for its breathtaking landscapes. The hills are covered by forests in autumn colors, clear rivers and clearings stories. It is an ideal place to explore and photograph.
The beautiful city of Lugano lies on in southern Switzerland on the border with Italy, on the shores of the lake with the same name and in the shadow of high mountains. It is a picturesque town in any season, but autumn is special here. You have the chance to participate in festivals and autumn grape harvest, which is a tradition sacredly observed, so certainly you can drink the best wine and listen to folk music.
Autumn, and especially October is the season of the grape harvest and wine in Piedmond, Italy. Truffles, mushrooms, chocolate and zucchini have their own festivals during this period. Piedmond is known for its incredible landscapes, delicious food and drinks. You also have access to hiking trails in the high Italian mountains.
Where are you looking for the most beautiful autumn landscape in Europe?