Ep30: The best places to go for autumn in Europe

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Looking for an Autumn city break in Europe? We’ve been to 159 towns & cities in the last 10 years and, naturally, we belie that we know the best places!

In this episode, we count down (quite literally!) the top 6 places to choose for an autumnal city break. So what are you waiting for? Press ‘play’ you fool!

Places we mention:

  • Maribor, Slovenia
    • The oldest vine in the world
    • Wine museum (ask for Natasa or Marco) 
    • Wine Festival (San Martin) on the 11th November
  • Lake Bled, Slovenia
  • Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Belgrade, Serbia
    • Castle is Belgrade Fortress
    • The rooftop bar we went to is SkyLounge Belgrade
    • You have to try a burek!
    • The cobbled area that’s the cultural quarter is Skadarlija
    • The cocktail bar that’s like a speakeasy is the Riddle Bar
  • Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina
    • The old bridge in Mostar is a must!
    • ─îitluk is the village we mention with great wineries
    • The monastery in Blagaj (outside Mostar) is this one
    • We also mention this walking tour in Sarajevo 
  • Istria, Croatia
    • The towns we mention are Rijeka, Optajia and Rovinj
    • In Rovinj, avoid the Monte restaurant (even though they have a Michelin star!) and instead go to Snack Bar Rio and get the truffle pasta
  • Lisbon, Portugal
  • Salamanca, Spain
  • Please check COVID entry requirements as they seem to change hourly!

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