Business Insider asked some of the world’s top travel experts — from the likes of Lonely Planet and Suitcase Magazine — for the coolest and quirkiest hyper-local neighborhoods across Europe, a continent renowned for its mix of cultures and lifestyles.
The list offers a glimpse into some of the best places to visit, eat, and shop that you might otherwise oversee completely.
While it includes everything from Turkey to Scotland, one Scandinavian neighborhood — selected by three different travel buffs — reigned supreme when it comes to super-cool, local culture.
Featuring everything from the repurposed houseboats of Amsterdam Noord to the Neolithic settlements of Scotland, and finishing with the most popular destination chosen by our experts, click on to discover Europe’s coolest neighborhoods to visit in 2018.
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