You may be stuck behind the desk, but that doesn’t have to stop you from daydreaming about your next holiday.

Here are 10 destinations on the waterside in Europe that you can start planning trips to today! 

  1. Sardinia, Italy

Boasting crystal clear waters and some of the best beaches in Europe, Sardinia is very popular when summer hits.

  1. Debrovnik, Croatia

Does this town look familiar? It’s actually where Game of Thrones is filmed. Don’t worry though, there are no Lannisters in sight here.

  1. Monaco, France

Experience the lifestyle of the rich and the famous. A visit to the casino is an absolute must when in Monaco.

  1. Majorca, Spain

Sheltered coves, limestone mountains and views of the Mediterranean. What more do you need?

  1. Paros, Greece

While all the tourists flock to Santorini and Mykonos, opt for the more tranquil Greek Island of Paros.  

  1. Porto, Portugal

This stunning old city is made up of vibrantly coloured buildings, and not to mention a very healthy stock of port wine.

  1. Lake Como, Italy

If it’s good enough for George Clooney, it’s good enough for the rest of us plebs. Lake Como is breath-taking where lakes meet the mountains.

  1. Portofino, Italy

You’ll see impressive yachts docked at Portofino where a very luxurious holiday can be had. Take a dip in the picturesque harbour and indulge in an authentic gelato while you dry off.

  1. San Sebastian, Spain

If you’re a keen surfer, San Sebastian is for you. Hang out on the pristine beaches and practice your Spanish with the locals.

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