Toledo is like a museum, historic place, but still an important economic region, close to the Spanish capital. If you visit Madrid for more than a few days, you have an awesome opportunity for a day trip to one of the most historical cities not only in Spain but also in Europe. Toledo is the city of El Greco, Spanish kings, Muslims and Jews. When you study or work in Madrid, this is the place to go for the weekend and forget everything that is stressing about the capital.
Warsaw is not the grey and poluted city that many people believe. It is currently a student town with many different areas and influences. Though there have been several earlier settlements where Warsaw stands today we reckon the foundation of the town to date back to around 1300 AD. The town was founded by the Duke of Mazowia,and it’s location close to the river and on main trade routes was attractive to merchants. Through the centuries Warsaw has been devastated by fires, Swedes, Germans and Russians, but each time it has been rebuilt, the last time after WWII where the Old Town was reduced to a rubble.
Do you want to visit Europe? Are you very neat? Do you not want to stay in a dirty hotel or walk through dirty cities? Clean cities are seriously in demand nowadays. Take a look at the ranking set up by hotel.info that gives you an idea about the “clean spirit” of cities like London or Oslo. Europe at a glance…
Paris may be known as the City of Light, but it’s also the City of Passion. Lovers of language, architecture, culture and history will find plenty to feed their passions in the French capital.
Global rank: 11
Paris startups are a lot more focused on B2B than SV entrepreneurs. On the downside, the Paris startup community is “not much of a magnet for out of town entrepreneurs. France and Paris has a long way to go in this area to be able to compete with London and Berlin.”