9 Popular European Tourist Sights and their Hidden Doppelgangers
Travelers to Europe always want to see the same things: The Roman Forum. Stonehenge. The Cliffs of Moher. It becomes a scavenger hunt, checking off boxes on some “must-see” list. The trouble is, everyone has the same ideas, so these places are often impossibly clogged with tourist crowds.
The good news is, there are alternatives to the headline locations which will give visitors every bit the rewarding experience, without bumping into everyone’s fanny packs. They’re easier to get to, nicer to see, and often cheaper to visit. Here are a few of our favorite “alternate” European sights.