Hunting for that perfect summer snapshot can be difficult, and with the location being the key focal point within the photograph, it is important to get it right. But before you scramble your EHIC card and camera equipment and jump on the next flight, read our top picks for the best European destinations for some of the best summer snapshots!
The beautiful city of Copenhagen in Denmark is a location that is a must visit for all types of travellers. With its multi-coloured buildings and amazing architecture as well as rivers and other amazing views, there is an amazing photo opportunity around every corner. Despite what this city looks like under the summer sun, it is a completely different under the cover of darkness, as the buildings come to life as they illuminate the night’s sky. No matter what type of camera you like to take your holiday images on your sure to find the perfect snapshot location when visiting Copenhagen.
With many side streets and canals that make for amazing images and plenty of sun to provide you with the right type of lighting in the midst of the Italian summer, there are plenty of photo opportunities when travelling around Venice. With iconic landmarks around every corner and gondolas that make for an iconic Venetian picture, you can be sure to find everything you need in this location. Venice is also ideal for photography during the nighttime hours as the river is lit up by the surrounding buildings with lights in the window of each hotel, making this location look better than ever before.
Undeniably one of the most photographic destinations in Europe, the City Of Love is not only home to amazing architecture but is also home to some of the most iconic landmarks on the continent. With the Eiffel Tower illuminating the night’s sky, you are certain to find a picturesque angle for your perfect snapshot in Paris. In addition to this, with awe-inspiring restaurants serving traditional French cuisine around every corner, there is plenty of opportunities to take some Instagrammable food snapshots that will make anyone looking at your holiday snaps very jealous.
Undeniably one of the most cultural places on this list the stunning architecture and years of history make for awe-inspiring photographs. With many multi-coloured buildings and outstanding views from every part of Barcelona, you are sure to find some of the best angles to showcase the very best that Barcelona has to offer. With Sagrada Familia being close to completion and the fiesta atmosphere that the city has to offer, Barcelona is always certain to be the ideal destination to snap the ultimate shot for your photo album.
With all this in mind, there are many different locations that make for amazing photographs that are scattered all over Europe with some being more well-known than others. Where will your photography journey take you?