How to save money in Antwerp, Cologne, Lyon, Nuremberg and Paris?
There are many museums, galleries, concerts and exciting events where admission is free. And we know where to find them. You can also save money on public transportation. If you decide to travel around Europe from October 1, 2015 to December 15, 2015, buses Eurolines will give you the opportunity to buy one bus ticket and get one free ticket for your plus one.
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Saving tips for visiting Paris
Buses Eurolines offer you two-way ticket from Prague to Paris for 2 people for just 3200 CZK. If you are going to visit famous Mona Lisa, you should know that the Louvre offers every first Sunday of the month (from October 1 to the end of March) free admission to the museum. Every first Sunday of the month is also free admission to famous Musée d'Orsay. If you do not like waiting in lines to buy tickets to museums, then buy the Paris Museum Pass, which gives you free or reduced admission to more than 60 museums and monuments. If you want to travel around Paris, you should know that one ticket for bus or metro normally costs 1.70 €. But if you buy a "carnet", a package of ten tickets which costs 13.70 €, you will save 3.30 €. Do you wish to meet famous artists? Then go to Pere Lachaise Cemetery (which is free) and try to find the grave of Oscar Wilde, Frederic Chopin and Jim Morrison.
Buy one, get one free bus ticket to Paris. Travel as a couple for 3 200 CZK (this price is valid for 2 return tickets from Prague).
Buy ticket: Paris
Saving tips for visiting Antwerp
Buses Eurolines offer you two-way ticket from Prague to Antwerp for 2 people for just 3100 CZK. In Antwerp, there are many museums, which you can visit and pay nothing. Antwerp is home of the famous painter Pieter Paul Rubens. You can visit his beautiful museum every last Wednesday of the month for free.
Free last Wednesdays of the month are also held in the Red Star Line Museum, where you can see an exhibition about people from the late 19th century to early 20th century who immigrated to North America. We also recommend you to visit the Mayer van den Bergh museum of art - students and young people from the age of 18 to 26 pay just 1 € for admission. If you are older, you do not have to be sad. You can visit this museum every last Wednesday of the month for free. Antwerp is a student town, so you should definitely pay a visit to one of many bars and enjoy a drink with local students. De Schacht on the street Sint Jacobsstraat offers cheap drinks and "happy hours" every day.
Buy one, get one free bus ticket to Antwerp. Travel as a couple for 3 100 CZK (this price is valid for 2 return tickets from Prague).
Buy ticket: Antwerp
Saving tips for visiting Lyon
Buses Eurolines offer you two-way ticket from Prague to Lyon for 2 people for just 3600 CZK. If you want a free peek into the daily life of people who live in this beautiful town, go to the largest local gardens in the Parc de la Tete d'Oris. You can take you blanket and sit on green grass and just relax for a while. If you want to see beautiful botanical garden, you should know that on weekdays there are organized free tours. Another "the must" is certainly the impressive white basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourviere with a golden statue of the Virgin Mary. You can climb to the top of the church with the most beautiful view of the city for free. Lyon is famous for its "Painted Wall", which can be found all over the city. Sometimes you have to come pretty close to recognize that the balconies are just painted, as well as people behind them. And another unusual winter tip: Festival of Lights takes place in Lyon every year. And this year you can expect the streets of Lyon to light up on December 8. And where to go when you are hungry? The most beautiful market in France is considered to be the Saint Antoine market, which is held on every Sunday near to the River Soane. You can buy here cheap but great food, fresh fruit and vegetable.
Buy one, get one free bus ticket to Lyon. Travel as a couple for 3 600 CZK (this price is valid for 2 return tickets from Prague).
Buy ticket: Lyon
Saving tips for visiting Nuremberg
Buses Eurolines offer you two-way ticket from Prague to Nuremberg for 2 people for just 1590 CZK. If you like museums than you should definitely visit the Germanic National Museum. We recommend you to go there on Wednesday between 18:00 and 21:00, when you do not pay the admission (because it is free). Young people and students who haven’t reached the age of 18 can visit the Imperial Castle of Nuremberg for free. Gardens of the Castle are opened to all visitors for free. Tiergartnertor Platz, where you can find great night atmosphere and affordable restaurants, is the best place to talk to friends and drink bottle of great wine. If you like wine and coffee, head to the popular Café Wanderer, where you can connect to free Wi-Fi. If you have sweet tooth, you have to try cinnamon cookie Lebkuchen, which costs only 1 €.
Buy one, get one free bus ticket to Nuremberg. Travel as a couple for 1 590 CZK (this price is valid for 2 return tickets from Prague).
Buy ticket: Nuremberg
Saving tips for visiting Cologne
Buses Eurolines offer you two-way ticket from Prague to Cologne for 2 people for just 2630 CZK. And now we have one tip for people who like romance - you can lock your love forever and for free. You just have to put a padlock on the Hohenzollern Bridge. Free admission is also to the famous cathedral and to the historical city hall on Alter Markt. The best view of the city is from skyscraper KoelnTriangle (entrance to the building is free, access to a viewing platform costs 3 €). Perfume lovers should visit the house of number 4711, which is the birthplace of the famous perfume Eau De Cologne 4711. You can enjoy the exhibition about the history of perfume, the store where they sell the perfume and fountain with pure Eau de Cologne.
Buy one, get one free bus ticket to Cologne. Travel as a couple for 2 630 CZK (this price is valid for 2 return tickets from Prague).
Buy ticket: Cologne