Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Ideas for 10 nights in France for 1st timer
  2. 2 14 days in Italy. Advice needed
  3. 3 base for Andalucia
  4. 4 Roadtrip: France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Luxemburg
  5. 5 3 weeks italy itinerary
  6. 6 Oy, I need help with this mid Sept U.K. trip!
  7. 7 Do I Tip the Maid & How Much, Paris 3* Hotel?
  8. 8 Tour Company reviews - European Graduation Trip
  9. 9 4 nights in Sardinia
  10. 10 Sabbioneta for day trip? ...or Verona?
  11. 11 help deciding between 2 itineraries!
  12. 12 Anthropology and Archeology for the Turkey Traveler
  13. 13 Trip Report "Too Much Cows"
  14. 14 Strasbourg! What to do, what to visit??
  15. 15 Matera tour guide wanted
  16. 16 Lisbon to San Sebastián to Madrid itinerary help!
  17. 17 Taxi from Linate to lecco
  18. 18 Moscow, Russia shopping
  19. 19 Trip Report MaiTaiTom Gets The Royal Treatment…Two Weeks Exploring London and Scotland
  20. 20 Alsace Wine Route during Harvest
  21. 21 London: Big Ben- Last Call for 4 Years...
  22. 22 Service dog
  23. 23 Trip Report Italian Opera-Edinburgh Tattoo-"Great" Houses-Cornwall: Ongoing and FINAL
  24. 24 Paris Metro Entrances. How to find?
  25. 25 Scottish National Museum of Rural Life
View next 25 » Back to the top

Where to go in Europe in July?

Jump to last reply

Hi All,

I am planning on traveling to Europe in July with my boyfriend. While I have heard that July is not the best month to go necessarily because of cost (and maybe weather as well) - it is the only time we can travel. We are planning on only going for a week - i.e. Saturday to Sunday (at most).

I am wondering if you all might have suggestions for us of where to travel - we would like to spend less than $2,000 on flights and hotels - and would want to do no more than two cities/countries. Unfortunately, despite our budget - we are not willing to stay in hostiles - and would still want to be in hotels, inns, etc. We will be flying out of the Washington, DC area.

A little bit about us - we are 28 and 30 respectively - both love beaches, pools - water generally - but aren't big nature people. We would obviously want to take in the sights of any country - but nothing like hiking - more general sightseeing and some nightlife. We aren't huge foodies either. Neither of us have ever been to Europe. We had thought we wanted to to London and Dublin - but price wise we aren't sure that's the best choice.

Any advice you can give on where to go on a limited budget with limited time would be greatly appreciated!

Thank you!

24 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement