With an exceptional wealth of history and pristine landscape encompassing majestic mountains and verdant valleys, Europe is sure to take any traveller’s breath away. Some of the most extraordinary sites have been awarded UNESCO status to ensure their preservation, and while some will already be on your bucket list, others are less well known. We take a look at five of the most outstanding UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe that are certainly worth the journey.
Giant’s Causeway, Ireland
Made up of surreal basalt columns and found amid the rugged cliffs of Ireland’s northern Atlantic coast, Giant’s Causeway is a captivating sight, and one that’s fascinated scientists for many years.