Capital of Estonia with population of ca 400 000. Tallinn’s Old Town is in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Tallinn was the European Capital of Culture of 2011.
Summer capital of Estonia. Population ca 45 000. Pärnu is a health resort of international stature
Capital of Latwia with population of ca 650 000. Riga’s historical centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Jelgava is a city in central Latvia about 41 km southwest of Riga with about 64 thousand inhabitants. Jelgava is known as the former capital of the Duchy of Courland, and was the capital of the Courland Governorate until 1919.
Kaunas is the second-largest city in Lithuania and has historically been a leading centre of Lithuanian economic, academic, and cultural life. An old legend claims that Kaunas was established by the Romans in ancient times.
Augustow is a town in north-eastern Poland with ca 30 000 inhabitants. In 1970 Augustów became officially recognized as a health and relaxation resort.
Ostrow Mazoviecka (Wiki)
Ostrow Mazoviecka is a town in northeastern Poland with ca 25 000 inhabitants.
Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland with population ca 1,7 mln. Warsaw is an Alpha- global city, a major international tourist destination and an important economic hub in Central and Eastern Europe. It is also known as the "phoenix city" because it has survived many wars throughout its history.
Piotrkow Trybunalski (Wiki)
Piotrkow Trybunalski is a city in central Poland with ca 80 000 inhabitants. It is the capital of Piotrków County.
Kepno is a town in Poland with population ca 15 000. One popular attraction in Kępno is the recently restored Rynek (market square).
Wroclaw is the largest city in southwestern with population ca 630 000. Wrocław has been selected as a European Capital of Culture for 2016. In 2017 Wrocław will host the World Games, a competition in 37 non-olympic sport disciplines.
Hradec Kralove (Wiki)
Hradec Kralove is a city of the Czech Republic with population ca 95 000. The city lies at the confluence of the Elbe and the Orlice river.
Brno (Wiki) (Tourist information) (Videos)
Brno is the second largest city in the Czech Republic with population ca 400 000. Brno is the capital of judicial authority of the Czech Republic.Brno Exhibition Centre ranks among the largest exhibition centres in Europe (23rd in the world). The city is also known for hosting big motorbike and other races on the Masaryk Circuit, this tradition was established in 1930 and the most prestigious races include the Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix.
Bratislava is the capital of Slovakia with a population ca 460 000. Bordering Austria and Hungary, it is the only national capital that borders two independent countries.
Vienna is the capital and largest city of Austria with population ca 1,7mln. Vienna is host to many major international organizations, including the United Nations and OPEC. Apart from being regarded as the City of Music because of its musical legacy, Vienna is also said to be "The City of Dreams" because it was home to the world’s first psycho-analyst Sigmund Freud. Analytically, the city was ranked 1st globally for a culture of innovation in 2007 and 2008.
Graz is the second-largest city in Austria after Vienna with population ca 260 000. Graz has a long tradition as a student city: its six universities have more than 44,000 students. Its "Old Town" is one of the best-preserved city centres in Central Europe. Graz was sole Cultural Capital of Europe for 2003 and got the title of a City of Culinary Delights in 2008.
Klagenfurt is the capital of the federal state of Carinthia in Austria with population ca 90 000. The city is the bishop’s seat of the Roman Catholic diocese of Gurk-Klagenfurt and home to the Alpen-Adria University.
Udine is a city and comune in northeastern Italy, in the middle of Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic sea and the Alps with population ca 100 000.
Mogliano Veneto (Wiki)
Mogliano Veneto is a town and comune in the province of Treviso, Veneto, northern Italy, located halfway between Mestre (Venice) and Treviso. Mogliano is well known for the Medieval festival, which takes place September of every year.
Desenzano del Garda (Wiki)
Desenzano del Garda is a town and comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy, Italy, which borders Lake Garda. It also borders the communes of Castiglione delle Stiviere, Lonato, Padenghe sul Garda and Sirmione. The stage finish and start will be held in Monte Alto (www.montealtoeventi.com) in connection with the event Sulla Strada Elettrica (www.sullastradaelettrica.com).
Brescia is a city and comune in the region of Lombardy in northern Italy. It is situated at the foot of the Alps, between the Mella and the Naviglio, with a population ca 200 000.Brescia is known as the "Lioness of Italy" (Leonessa d’Italia) after ten days of popular uprising that took place in the city in the spring of 1849 against Austrian rule.
Milano is the second-largest city in Italy and the capital city of the region of Lombardy and of the province of Milan with population ca 1,3mln. Milan is recognised as a world fashion and design capital, and it has thus been ranked by GaWC as an Alpha world city in 2010, as well as the 42nd most important global city.
Torino is a city and major business and cultural centre in northern Italy with population ca 1,7mln. The city has a rich culture and history, and is known for its numerous art galleries, restaurants, churches, palaces, opera houses, piazzas, parks, gardens, theatres, libraries, museums and other venues.
Cuneo is a city and comune in Piedmont, Northern Italy with population ca 55 000. Cuneo was founded in 1198 by the local population, who declared it an independent commune, freeing themselves from the authority of the bishops of Asti and the marquisses of Montferrat and Saluzzo.
Monte Carlo (Wiki)
Monte Carlo is an administrative area of the Principality of Monaco with population ca 15 000. Monte Carlo is widely known for its casino and its prominence. Founded in 1866, Monte Carlo has a name of Italian origin meaning "Mount Charles", in honor of the then-reigning prince, Charles III of Monaco.