Cupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity Travel: Top 5 European HotspotsCupid's Pulse Article: Celebrity Travel: Top 5 European Hotspots

By Jessica Gomez

Oh Europe, how beautiful is thee! Europe is definitely a great place to vacation, and it’s one of the areas at the top of the list for celebrity travel. It has a rich history, and it’s full of culture. Europe is a large area with countless stunning spots, so limiting them to five is not an easy task. That said, here are five “hot” vacation destinations in various European countries that your favorite celebs routinely enjoy!

And the 5 top European hotspots (in no particular order) for celebrity vacations go to… *drum roll, please*:

1. Venice, Italy: This is one of the most romantic places in Europe, and it’s very popular with tourists as a result. The beautiful art and architecture here are big reasons for the heavy tourism as well. Take a ride on a gondola (long wooden boats) through the Great Canal, visit the major landmarks, eat the delicious chibo (food) at your pick of numerous cute cafes and elegant restaurants — the list goes on! Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt, and Kristen Stewart are some of the many celebrities who have been spotted vacationing here! George Clooney and his wife Ama had their celebrity wedding here and then came back for their third wedding anniversary, according to!

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2. Ibiza, Spain: Party central! This island is known for the around-the-clock socializing and astonishing performances. Hit the beaches and the night clubs! Fun awaits you on this paradise island. Some of your night life loving celebs that have had their fair share of good times here are Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian, Orlando Bloom, and Kate Moss! However, Bieber and Bloom may have had too much fun, as they shared some hostile moments there as well. Four years ago, the two hunks got into an altercation in Ibiza where Bloom allegedly swung at Bieber, according to

3. The Algarve, Portugal: Sweet, sweet paradise! Clear waters, green nature, and a strong sun — why are we not there right now? This destination is considered one of the most beautiful in Europe, as it’s one of the most developed regions in Portugal. Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton enjoyed their honeymoon there — and we’re picturing ours there, too!

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4. Paris, France: Known as the City of Lights, Paris is a big tourist spot! The romantic city is home to one of the most famous landmarks in history: the Eiffel Tower. There are various cafes and restaurants at which to eat and enjoy wine, too. And, of course, there are numerous museums, monuments, and cathedrals to see. Robin Thicke has been seen “touring it” up with his girlfriend April Love Geary.

5. Mykonos, Greece: Celebrities really do love to come here! Tons have visited: Leonardo DiCaprio, Mariah Carey, Ariana Grande, and Paris Hilton — making this a celebrity hotspot for sure. It’s a nice, relaxing vacation spot away from it all. This Greek island provides delicious Mediterranean cuisine near breathtaking waves. Celebrities like Tom Hanks and Tom Cruise own houses here!

What are some places in these celebrity destinations you’ve been to or dream of going to? Comment below!