With thousands of years of history, a rich cultural heritage and breath-taking scenery, Europe is home to some of the world's most popular travel destinations. From mountain ranges to sandy beaches and from picturesque countryside to cosmopolitan cities with thousands of museums and art galleries, there is so much for the traveller to discover. And it's easier to explore than ever, thanks to the European Union.
State of the Union speech, 15 September 2021
President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen delivered her second State of the Union address in the European Parliament on 15 September 2021. She outlined flagship initiatives which the Commission plans to undertake in the coming year.