From Paris to London to Barcelona, the romance of a European holiday is alive and well.

Opt for a trip during off-season in autumn or early spring and you will find a welcome respite from both the heat and summer crowds.

Summer is a great time for a European holiday, but expect long lines and crowds at museums and attractions. Plus, it can get very hot in Italy, Greece and Croatia, and keep in mind Euorpean cities are less likely to have air con than many other areas.

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