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Discover Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Liechstenstein, Slovenia and Switzerland.

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Discover Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, Ukraine, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia and Romania.

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Europe’s heritage through the
Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe

European Cemeteries Route

European Cemeteries Route

Throughout history, cemeteries have been an essential part of our civilisation. These sacred and emotional spaces are concomitantly time witnesses of local history for cities and towns.

European Route of Historic Thermal Towns

European Route of Historic Thermal Towns

Thermalism has been prevalent in Europe from ancient times to the present day. The most famous towns, called the “cafés of Europe”, reached the height of their renown during the 18th and 19th centuries.

TRANSROMANICA. Romanesque Routes of European Heritage

TRANSROMANICA. Romanesque Routes of European Heritage

Around the year 1000, artists from all over Europe were inspired by the Roman and early Christian tradition, giving birth to a unique architectural style: the Romanesque.

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Le Corbusier Destinations : Architectural Promenades

Le Corbusier Destinations : Architectural Promenades

Le Corbusier Destinations: architectural promenades narrate the life and achievements of one of the major architects of the 20th Century

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Loving eyes on
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Seat. Read. Enjoy

The best way to experience something, is to put on the shoes of a traveller. Routes4U selected the best of bloggers' articles regarding the Cultural Routes of the Council of Europe in the four EU macro-regions.

Falling for the charms of Toruń, Poland

There is a city in Europe where the dominant scent is the scent of the freshly baked gingerbread.

By Pavlo Fedykovych
Exploring Art Nouveau architecture in Budapest

While losing yourself on the streets of the Hungarian capital it is hard not to notice buildings that immediately stand out from the regulated and at times strict neo-classical Austro-Hungarian facades.

By Pavlo Fedykovych
Castles, churches and cheese: 5 cultural routes to discover across Switzerland

Numerous cultural routes criss-cross Switzerland, tracing ancient roads and connecting historical sights. Here, we’ve picked five contrasting itineraries, each showing a different side to the country and offering an unusual vista into its past.

By Eleanor Aldridge

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