Here are 9 hidden gems in Europe to consider visiting in 2023

Sintra, Portugal:

Explore the enchanting palaces and gardens of this picturesque town just outside Lisbon.

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia:

Witness stunning waterfalls and crystal-clear lakes in this UNESCO World Heritage site.

Cinque Terre, Italy:

Discover the colorful coastal villages and hiking trails along the Italian Riviera.

Hallstatt, Austria:

Visit the idyllic lakeside village nestled in the Dachstein Alps.

Bruges, Belgium:

Stroll through the well-preserved medieval architecture and canals of this charming city.

Transylvania, Romania:

Explore the historic castles and landscapes of this region with a rich Dracula history.

Rila Monastery, Bulgaria:

Admire the intricate frescoes and architecture of this serene Orthodox monastery.

Kotor, Montenegro:

Wander through the medieval streets of this coastal town surrounded by dramatic fjords.

Meteora, Greece:

Witness the monasteries perched atop towering rock formations in this UNESCO site.