It turns out that anyone from student to retiree, with a furious thirst for adventure, can afford to travel Europe with limited budget. How to get maximum pleasure for small money? There are number of Life hack, how to visit the popular cities of the world, various exhibitions, concerts and museums absolutely for free. You just need to know the exact time and real opportunity to get there. Often when traveling emergency cases occur, you can get sick or just feel bad. In order not to look for a pharmacy in a foreign city, take care of it in advance. Buy drugs at Dr. Francais pharmacie beforehand and pick up everything you need in your trip.
“MONA LISA” AND OTHERS IN PARIS
To visit Paris and not to visit the Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre), one of the largest museums in the world? Not to see the “Mona Lisa” by Leonardo da Vinci? And it is not the only masterpiece, for which it is worth to buy the ticket there. 35 thousand items is not a joke! Every tourist will try to get there at least for a couple of hours. But for free? How? When?… Every first Sunday of the month the doors in the Louvre Museum are open to its visitors, and that means you can go there without a ticket. Perhaps to buy one ticket as a souvenir and as a proof that you were there.
THE DINOSAURS IN LONDON
The main pride of London is free museums. You can see there number of unique items that cannot be found anywhere else. And they affect with scales of their pavilions. One of the most famous London’s museums is the Museum of natural history (Natural History Museum). Crossing the threshold of the Museum, and founding yourself on the ground floor of the huge lobby, you are immediately met by a skeleton of the dinosaur, with a length of 26 meters. Are you intrigued? Then don’t miss the chance to touch the history of mankind!
THE PRADO MUSEUM IN MADRID
One of the best conductors in the world of art can be called Prado Museum ( Museo Nacional del Prado) in Spain. You can go to the museum for free from Tuesday to Saturday, from 18: 00 to 20: 00 and on Sunday from 17-00 till 20-00. If while mentioning the names of El Greco, Velazquez and Goya, you get dizzy, then you just have to go to Madrid.
TO RAISE THE FLAG OVER THE REICHSTAG IN BERLIN
About ” to raise the banner” – it is, of course, a joke. But to visit the Reichstag and to climb to the dome – Yes. The German Parliament in Berlin is open to everyone for visiting and the time of staying inside the building is unlimited. By the way, near the entrance you will be offered an audio guide with the translation into any foreign language. The only thing to do is to register on the official website of the Reichstag and to print the e-ticket in advance. We guarantee: the view from the dome on Berlin is just unsurpassed!
ONLY FOR GIRLS! THE MUSEUMS IN ITALY
We all know that in Italy the men respect and love female gender all year round. And the calendar does not affect the attitude to female beauty. Unfortunately, it happens only once a year. “Unfortunately…only once a year”, on the Eighth of March, the entrance to all museums of Italy for women and girls is free. That is something at least.
THE SHRINE OFCATHOLIC WORLD. THE VATICAN
The Cathedral of Saint Peter (Basilica Sancti Petri) in Vatican City is perhaps the only architectural masterpiece that is the most popular attraction of Europe. The tourists from all over the world come to Rome to visit the sanctuary for free. However, here is also a caveat: if you wish to climb by stairs to the dome, you will have to spend money on the ticket. But that’s not the point. That beauty that you will admire inside the main papal cathedral, the painting of the dome and walls by the great artists, the grandeur of the facade on the outside and the square itself will remain in your memory for a long life and will give feeling of peace, harmony and grace.
THE CONCERT OF CLASSICAL MUSIC IN AMSTERDAM
If you will be in Amsterdam, try for a moment to forget about merriment, parties and entertainment of this free city (although, is it possible to forget about these in Amsterdam?) On Wednesdays in the famous great hall of the Concertgebouw you can listen to classical music. And to hear Bach or Chopin performed by live orchestra absolutely for free! Visit this musical extravaganza – believe me, it’s worth it!
TO PLAY CHESS IN SALZBURG
The checkmate as well as the other free moves can be done on the area of Capitulate in Salzburg. The chess of huge size- is a good reason for unique, let’s say, ambitious game. The main thing is to find a worthy opponent and spend an hour or two, for fascinating intellectual game.
THE BIKES FOR RENT IN COPENHAGEN
In the capital of Denmark, in Copenhagen there are many bicycle parking spaces, where everyone can rent a bike absolutely for free. What is the rental system? It’s simple. You toss a coin, with face value of 20 kroner in the automatic, on the bikes parking, and while putting the bike back to the parking (even on the other end of the city) the money is reimbursed.