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The 10 best places to visit in Europe in 2021

The 10 best places to visit in Europe in 2021

By Wednesday November

The archipelago, 950 miles from the coast of parent country Portugal, is a place of volcanic craters, sulphuric hot springs, breaching whales and surf breaks overlooked by epic stacks. The archipelago of biospheres and marine reserves has also been a quiet paragon of sustainable tourism, a sort of European answer to Costa Rica. There are ferries and small planes to islands such as Faial, Pico and São Jorge, but most of the action happens on Sao Miguel, which is well stocked with good places to stay. This is a timeless sort of place; a deep-nature escape, which feels about right in 2021. Find out more about the Exploring the new wave of eco travel on the Azores