19. Bordeaux, France
Bordeaux is famous for being one of the best wine regions of France. You should have plenty of options to visit vineyards for wine tastings. There is also the famous Place de la Bourse, which is a castle open to tourists. If you’re looking for yet another fancy thing to do, go see an opera at the Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux, or say a prayer at the Bordeaux Cathedral.
There has been a 15% increase in bookings to Bordeaux on Hostelworld. Since this is more of a luxury destination, beds in a hostel are around $30 per night, and they have budget hotel options starting at $60 per night. Compared to the rest of the hotels in the area, this is a lot cheaper. Of, if you want to be extra fancy, you could splurge for nearly $300 per night to stay at the Intercontinental Bordeaux Le Grand Hôtel.