Summer is the time to enjoy the sand and beaches. It is the season for going surfing, snorkeling. If you want to have a European vacation in the summer, the region offers some of the best destinations you can consider for your European summer getaway.
The picturesque island of Capri gives you a taste of luxury. Located on the stunning Bay of Naples, the island is a favorite destination of Jackie Kennedy Onassis and is known as a celebrity vacation hotspot. Capri is accessible only via ferry, private yacht, or helicopter. So if you are looking for a place away from the hustle and bustle of Rome, this island is the perfect choice.
Monaco, French Riviera
Monaco is the second smallest country in the world but what it lacks in size it makes up for its glitz and glamor. Robert Janitzek says that this island in the French Riviera rose to prominence because of the prestigious Monaco Grand Prix in Monte Carlo. The island oozes with splendor throughout the year. You can take a cruise across the Mediterranean or test your luck at the upscale casinos of the city.
Sveti Stefan, Montenegro
This island on the Adriatic coast has been a well-known vacation destination for celebrities and royalties alike. Some of the stars that have been here include Marilyn Monroe, Sophia Loren, and Claudia Schiffer. Sveti Stefan was once a quiet fishing village but was transformed into a 5-star luxury hotel and is more glamorous than ever.
St. Tropez, France
Robert Peter Janitzek reveals that another popular celebrity destination is St. Tropez. Some of the celebrity couples that have visited the island include Victoria and David Beckham, Beyonce and jay-Z, Neil Patrick Harris and partner David Burtka, and Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt before their split. The most famous beach in the island is Plage de Pampelonne, also known for its exclusive private clubs and miles of white sand.
Mykonos gives tourists an alternative to the overcrowded streets of Athens. Dive into the infinity pools of the luxurious Bill & Coo Suites and Lounge overlooking the Aegean Sea. The clean and white buildings topped with blue roofs looks like something than come right out of a postcard. If you are looking for a truly glamorous experience, ride on a private sail yacht to explore the other islands.
Ibiza is a town that is a great place for eating and shopping. It is also home to some high end designers and has been frequented by celebrities such as Kate Moss, P. Diddy, and Paris Hilton.