Chartres, with its stunning rose window, is among the finest.
more Germany’s capital, Berlin, is indisputably Europe’s capital of cool.
Its many restaurants and cafés are full of the buzz of conversation.
Winter is a good time to visit, as the city is only a short drive from the ski slopes in the Alborz Mountains.
more With its idyllic beaches, Spain is a natural choice for devoted sunseekers.In more recent times, art lovers have been drawn to the galleries of Madrid, home to many iconic masterpieces, including Picasso’s Guernica.In Barcelona, it is the cool vibe and sinewy art-nouveau architecture that visitors are attracted by.But wherever you go in Spain, try to time your visit for a local fiesta, such as Valencia’s fiery street party known as "Fallas".more Iran’s capital city, Tehran, is a modern and bustling centre of business and education.