Lonely Planet’s travel experts have been scouring the remote coastlines, buzzing cities and unheralded regions of Europe in search of the best places to visit this year.
From bear-stalked forests to vineyard-ringed towns, these 10 destinations are the most exciting spots on the continent right now – a mixture of reinvigorated mainstays and lesser-known marvels that feel primed to step into the spotlight in 2019.
All you have to do is decide where to go first.
4. Hercegovina, Bosnia and Hercegovina