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Looking to jet set for a daybreak somewhere in Europe? Then look no further than Vienna, the capital city of Austria located in the heart of Europe surrounded by the beautifully scenic Alps. As a bustling capital city with over 2 million inhabitants, you sure won’t run out of things to do and see!
A 1,000ft cliff which is the northern most point of both Europe and Norway and otherwise known as North Cape, Nordkapp attracts many travellers every year who want to see the breathtaking views that it offers.
People who are looking for genuine Russian souvenirs and bargains at Moscow‘s world-famous Izmailov Market need look no further. This is a beginner’s guide to one of Russia‘s most famous general markets. There are a number of points for visitors to take into account in order to get the most out of a visit. There are hundreds of locally-produced souvenirs, merchandise and general goods on offer across the three levels of the market. Visitors can browse a huge range of matryoshka dolls, fur hats and lacquer boxes; all of which offer genuine Russian style and design.
One of the easiest and most satisfying ways of taking in all the natural beauty that a country has to offer is by travelling through it by train. Without the stresses of hiring a car and having to concentrate on planning a route to your chosen destination, the train offers everyone a chance to relax and fully enjoy the scenery on offer. Italy is one of Europe’s most popular destinations and this article takes a look at buying tickets and travelling on the country’s main train line, Trenitalia.
There are many things that New York City is known for such as the Empire State Building, Radio City Music Hall, and Yankee Stadium (the original – not the new one). It is also known as one of the world’s leading fashion centers and a center for some of the top photographers in the US.
Located on a rocky tidal island in Normandy, France, is the commune known as Mont St. Michel and its population of 44 residents. It is situated roughly a half mile off France’s northwestern coastline near Avranches at the Couesnon River’s mouth. The island is most known for the Norman Benedictine Abbey of St Michel, the beautiful and well-preserved structure situated on the island’s peak. The medieval town is filled with diverse architectural styles and surrounded by numerous winding streets.
With the summer vacation season getting into full swing, millions of people will be traveling domestically and internationally. From the time you start planning your trip until you arrive at the airport, there are a number of details that a person has to be aware of and much to consider. Unfortunately, individuals overlook certain elements prior to boarding the plane that should be addressed.
Bordered on the east by the Mediterranean, on the north Andorra and France along the Pyrenees, on the South by Valencia, and on the west by Aragon, Catalonia sits on the Iberian Peninsula in Spain’s northeastern region along with its capital city of Barcelona. Catalonia offers the traveler a great deal of cultural diversity as well as some spectacular historical landmarks and one of the best ways to see this part of Spain is by rail.
Sitting near the Azores Islands archipelago, Cape Verde, the Madeira Islands, and Morocco off the western coast of Africa is the Spanish territory known as the Canary Islands. The islands are known for their bustling, lively nightlife during the peak of the tourist season. Interestingly enough, the Canary Islands are the home to 23 different Vegan and vegetarian restaurants as well as another 21 Vegan bakeries, bed and breakfasts, catering businesses, health food stores, and other shops. The following is a list of the more popular ones.
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The city of Ghent and its quarter of a million residents enjoy an atmosphere that depicts a crossover between a lively cosmopolitan metro area and a quiet, provincial city. Ghent also has a much younger population than cities like Antwerp and Brussels as their city centers are disintegrating. Staying in Ghent can be expensive if you aren’t aware of some of the more affordable places to stay. The following is a list of some of the better budget accommodations in Ghent, Belgium.
The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg flanked by imposing giants like Germany, Belgium and France holds its own with a thriving economy, the world’s largest GDP per capita, strategic importance in history and some of the most beautiful landscapes and city plans in the world. Being a trilingual country with German, French and Luxembourgish as its official languages, it’s a favorite destination for Europeans looking for a relaxed holiday week.
Rhodes is an island of contrasts as package tourist resorts in all their gaudy glory crowd the northern coast while the south coast maintains a traditional Greek island way of life as best it can. This division allows tourists to get to and live on the island very cheaply but means they always have an avenue of escape if the loud and constantly active resorts become overwhelming.
Visitors to Prague, Czech Republic will almost certainly use the convenient and well appointed Ruzyne airport situated about five miles west of the city. After some comprehensive expansion and improvement works in recent years the airport now acts not only as a gateway to Prague but to all of Europe for visitors travelling from as far afield as Korea. The transfer to or from Ruzyne is not as easy as it is in many major cities due to the absence of a dedicated rail link but is still quite simple and convenient.
Many arrivals get their first taste of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil soon after landing at Galeão Antônio Carlos Jobim International Airport and it is not always the relaxed, friendly experience people expect. A combination of heat, exhaustion and seemingly endless queues for baggage reclaim and customs can leave weary travellers longing for a cocktail on the beach. This is a short guide on how to make transfer from the airport to the city (or vice versa) as quickly and easily as possible.
If you are looking for inspiration to book a trip to Paris, France, then watching one of the most charming and sumptuous films every made, Amelie, would certainly seal the deal. It is what La Dolce Vita was for Rome and most Woody Allen films are for New York. Here are some of the best locations to include on your trip around Paris with the film Amelie.