We’ve all been there, slightly exasperated and nervous in the Mediterranean heat, a crisp 10 euro note between our forefinger and thumb, sweating profusely from fear that we might pronounce the order wrong, or even worse, look like an ignorant tourist making no effort.
Well that fear will be no more with our fool-proof guide to ordering a beer across the hottest holiday destinations of Europe. Not only will this grant you superior status with the barman, you’ll also get to show it off in front of bewildered family and friends.
Simply find your next holiday destination on this list and look across for the local spelling and fool-proof pronunciation guide.
Now you know how to speak the lingo (well order a beer at least), start planning you next sunshine holiday here. Prefer a refreshing cocktail? Find out which European destination serves up the cheapest cocktails.