Whether you spend the day exploring local art and architecture, browsing market stops, or indulging in culinary delights, there’s no denying the seventh and final day of the week is reserved for discovery as a ritual. We explore the best of Barcelona on a Sunday.
Any oenophile worth their decanter will have plenty to say about European grapes. Some will favor the inky purples of a Tuscan blend, noting hints of chocolate, violet and brambleberry; some look to Germany for a refreshing and snappy Riesling with its tight citrus finish; others may opt for the downy, fruity notes of Greece’s Agiorgitiko vines; and more than a few will praise France for its mastery of Champagne, finding honeyed, rich flavors layered over complex and vibrant notes in an Ambonnay Grand Cru Brut.
Comprising approximately 50 countries, Europe is a continent that enjoys a cornucopia of flavorful heritage, culture and size. Home to countries as large as Russia and as small as Vatican City, let’s explore some of the countries that are diminutive in dimension, but suffer no shortage in what they have to offer!