2. Art Lovers Head to St. Petersburg, Russia
Next in line for affordable Europe destinations is St. Petersburg in Russia, where you can easily find 3-star accommodation for around $50 per night. St. Petersburg is one of the world's most beautiful cities, founded by Tsar Peter the Great on May 27th, 1703. Points of interest: Neva River cruise, UNESCO World Heritage Site Historic Center of St. Petersburg, the Hermitage, one of the world's greatest art collections.