The Tatra Mountains are a popular skiing destination during winter and a perfect hiking area during summer, with around 275km (170mi) of hiking trails to discover. The most popular hiking trail in the Tatra Mountains is the Morskie Oko trail. This easy trail leads up to one of the most beautiful lakes in the Tatras.
Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands and home to Europe’s largest port. The city is also known for its impressive skyline and the Erasmus Bridge. Some interesting things to explore are the Markthal, the Kubus (Cube) houses and the Euromast Tower. Rotterdam has 4 fully vegan restaurants and 43 restaurants that are vegan friendly, so you won’t have to look far to find a nice plant based meal.
Luxembourg is one of those countries that’s easily overlooked when traveling through Europe, but after visiting this country for a few days, I believe that it deserves more attention. Even only one day in its capital city will be a nice addition to your travels. Here are a few sights you should definitely check out when visiting Luxembourg city.
Eindhoven is the 5th largest city in the Netherlands (by population). The city is known for its light art and is also home to Holland’s second largest airport. Some interesting things to explore are the Strijp-S area, the St. Catharina church, the Philips museum, the Stadswandelpark and the Prehistoric Village. Eindhoven only has one fully vegan restaurant, but there are many other places that offer vegan options.
The Kościeliska Valley hiking trail is one of the most popular trails in the Tatra Mountains and for good reason. It’s one of the Tatras’ easiest hikes yet still offers beautiful views. Perfect for a little getaway into nature on your next trip to the south of Poland.
Aachen is a German city, close to the border with Belgium and The Netherlands. A beautiful city that is worth a visit and where you will find several places to grab a tasty vegan meal.
Zakopane is a mountain resort in the south of Poland, at the base of the Tatra Mountains. The town has no vegan restaurants, but it’s still possible to eat delicious vegan meals here. Perfect after a long hike in the mountains.
One could spend seven weeks in Warsaw, discovering a different vegan restaurant every day. Poland’s capital city is one of the best cities in Europe to explore for vegans. It also has the best vegan restaurant I’ve been to so far!
Krakow is the second largest city of Poland (and also one of the oldest). This city has been the biggest surprise for me so far in terms of vegan options. You will find some great vegan restaurants both in the city center and the Jewish quarter.