47 days in Europe Itinerary

47 days in Europe Itinerary

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Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
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Kaunas, Lithuania
— 2 nights
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Klaipeda, Lithuania
— 2 nights
Drive
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Liepaja, Latvia
— 1 night
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 1 night
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Oslo, Norway
— 1 night
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Gothenburg, Sweden
— 1 night
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
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Hamburg, Germany
— 1 night
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Frankfurt, Germany
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 1 night
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Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
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Warsaw, Poland
— 3 nights
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Vilnius, Lithuania

— 2 nights

Jerusalem of Lithuania

The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Vilnius trip planner.

Hyderabad, India to Vilnius is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Hyderabad to Vilnius. In October, Vilnius is colder than Hyderabad - with highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Sun) before leaving for Kaunas.

Things to do in Vilnius

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 17:

Kaunas, Lithuania

— 2 nights
Situated between the Neris and Nemunas rivers, Kaunas is known for its old town, which, though smaller than the capital's, is in much better condition.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): wander the streets of Laisves aleja (Liberty Boulevard), examine the collection at Devil's Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kaunas Christ's Resurrection Basilica, then don't miss a visit to Ninth Fort, and finally see the interesting displays at Atomic KGB Bunker. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, steep yourself in history at Sugihara House, browse the different shops at Akropolis, wander the streets of Old Town, then look for gifts at Linas - Medis, and finally learn more about the world around you at Kauno Tado Ivanausko Zoologijas Muziejus.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kaunas online attractions planner.

You can drive from Vilnius to Kaunas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kaunas can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Tue) before leaving for Klaipeda.

Things to do in Kaunas

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 19:

Klaipeda, Lithuania

— 2 nights

Port City

Lithuania's third-largest city, Klaipeda, sits as a seaport and cruise stop with a wealth of museums and medieval sites.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): make a trip to Sculpture Cat Klaipedis, see the interesting displays at Lithuanian Sea Museum, then head outdoors with Raganu Kalnas (Hill of Witches), and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Miniature Arts. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Sculpture Golden Mouse, make a trip to Meridianas, and then find something for the whole family at Dino parkas Radailiai.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Klaipeda day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Kaunas to Klaipeda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Klaipeda sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Liepaja.

Things to do in Klaipeda

Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 19 — 21:

Liepaja, Latvia

— 1 night
Liepāja, is a city in western Latvia, located on the Baltic Sea directly at 21°E. It is the largest city in the Kurzeme Region and the third largest city in the country after Riga and Daugavpils. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): make a trip to Rose Square (Rozu laukums) and then contemplate the long history of Northern Forts.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Liepaja online travel planner.

Drive from Klaipeda to Liepaja in 1.5 hours. October in Liepaja sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Stockholm.

Things to do in Liepaja

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 22:

Stockholm, Sweden

— 1 night

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
On the 22nd (Fri), enjoy breathtaking views from Stockholm City Hall, then admire all the interesting features of Royal Palace, and then take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Stockholm driving holiday planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Liepaja to Stockholm with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Liepaja to Stockholm due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in October, and nighttime lows around 4°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 23:

Oslo, Norway

— 1 night

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
On the 23rd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), then get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, and then stroll around Vigeland Park.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Oslo itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Oslo are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Oslo

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 24:

Gothenburg, Sweden

— 1 night

Little London

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): have fun and explore at Universeum, examine the collection at Volvo Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Gothenburg trip planner.

You can drive from Oslo to Gothenburg in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Oslo in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Gothenburg, with lows of 6°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Gothenburg

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 25:

Copenhagen, Denmark

— 2 nights

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): get a sense of history and politics at Christiansborg Slot, take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn, explore the historical opulence of Kastellet, then pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid, then look for gifts at Magasin du Nord, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), then learn more about the world around you at Medical Museion, and finally take a stroll through Christiania.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen road trip site.

You can fly from Gothenburg to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hamburg.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:

Hamburg, Germany

— 1 night

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hamburg trip website.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Hamburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Hamburg can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can fly to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 28:

Frankfurt, Germany

— 3 nights

Mainhattan

A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Frankfurt is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum, snap pictures at Iron Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Main Tower, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Frankfurt.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Frankfurt driving holiday planning tool.

Getting from Hamburg to Frankfurt by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 31:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through The Jordaan, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, then explore the world behind art at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

Plan trip to Amsterdam with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Frankfurt to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and flight. In October in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 2:

Brussels, Belgium

— 2 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the different shops at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, contemplate the long history of Parc du Cinquantenaire, then get a sense of history and politics at Justice Palace (Palais de Justice), then make a trip to Grand Place, and finally appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels travel site.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:

Paris, France

— 2 nights

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Place de la Concorde, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Paris day trip planning site.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Paris are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Câmara Municipal, Quinta da Regaleira, &more). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), visit Alfama, and take in the views from Vasco da Gama Bridge.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon tour itinerary site.

You can fly from Paris to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Lisbon. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in November, with highs in Lisbon at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 6 — 9:

Madrid, Spain

— 1 night

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid and then make a trip to Plaza Mayor. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Madrid in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Madrid is 1 hour. In November, Madrid is little chillier than Lisbon - with highs of 17°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:

Barcelona, Spain

— 1 night

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Madrid in November, with highs in Barcelona at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Zurich.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 12:

Zurich, Switzerland

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Chapel Bridge, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, take a stroll through Old Town, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich vacation builder.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Barcelona in November: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 10°C and lows are around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Milan.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 15:

Milan, Italy

— 2 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, then get engrossed in the history at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and finally explore the galleries of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan trip app.

You can fly from Zurich to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Zurich in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Milan, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 17:

Rome, Italy

— 1 night

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Pantheon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, and then explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Milan to Rome by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. When traveling from Milan in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 9°C at night. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:

Athens, Greece

— 2 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Here are some ideas for day two: visit Plaka, then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, and finally delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner.

Fly from Rome to Athens in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rome to Athens. Traveling from Rome in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Athens, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to fly to Budapest.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 21:

Budapest, Hungary

— 1 night

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Athens to Budapest by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Athens in November, expect Budapest to be slightly colder, temps between 11°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to fly to Warsaw.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:

Warsaw, Poland

— 3 nights

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Warsaw is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, get engrossed in the history at Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, examine the collection at POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich, and make a trip to Palace of Culture and Science.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Warsaw route builder.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Warsaw takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Budapest in November, expect nights in Warsaw to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are slightly colder, around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can fly to Vilnius.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 26:

Vilnius, Lithuania

— 2 nights

Jerusalem of Lithuania

Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vilnius: Trakai (Church of Nativity of Most Holy Mother of God & Trakai Island Castle Museum). See even more of Vilnius: examine the collection at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gate of Dawn, and take a stroll through Uzupis.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vilnius trip planner.

Fly from Warsaw to Vilnius in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Warsaw to Vilnius, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:

Lithuania travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Churches · Sacred & Religious Sites
Characterized by the majestic Baltic coastline and adjacent white sands, Lithuania boasts lush green forests, hidden lakes, and coastal wetlands. A nation with a turbulent history, Lithuania houses the remains of a former nuclear site and the remnants of defenses used to strengthen the frontier of the Tsarist empire. At the same time, it pays homage to its national heroes, honored in sculpture parks and museums throughout the country. Today, Lithuania boasts a thriving musical, cultural, and visual arts scene, hosting a range of festivals and concerts year-round.