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The sun can be relentless in the summer months here in Rome.

With everyone looking for a place to lay their beach towel it can become quite difficult to find the perfect spot. In my search for a… read full article

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Seeing the Tour de France live – even for just a few stages – isn’t like any other vacation. There’s a lot of traveling involved, a lot of waiting around, and a lot of unpredictability!

My mom and I… read full article

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The city of Dresden was once associated with all things cultural and has been referred to as ‘the Florence of the North ’.

As patronising at that moniker may be it gives you some idea of the artistic… read full article

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Located in the Mediterranean Sea about 80 km (50 miles) off the coast of Spain, Ibiza is part of the Spanish Balearic Islands and attracts large numbers of visitors to its well-known summer club parties.

Despite the… read full article

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Dance music, house, techno, and trance along with raves and all night (and day parties) became the all rage in several cities around the globe during the 1990’s.

However the biggest explosion of this kind of revelry seemed to… read full article

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Often called the ‘floating garden of the Atlantic’,  Madeira is probably one of the most exhaustive nature reserves in the world.

This UNESCO World Natural Heritage location has everything from the ocean to waterfalls and mountain springs, from golden sand… read full article

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The beaches, the casinos, and a glitzy atmosphere are all characteristic of the world renowned city of Monte Carlo.

It is a gambler’s frontier and a culinary paradise for every taste imaginable. For all practical purposes, this mecca… read full article

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More then just a sunny region in Portugal where travelers go to thaw out from the colder winter months the Algarve has become the most targeted destination in Portugal. The region is so unique due to its… read full article

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Bratislava, Slovakia,  has recently become a tourist haven as visitors from Western Europe stream in on budget airlines to take advantage of the city’s quirky charm, appealing nature and cheap booze.

Most visitors remain within the… read full article

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Driving holidays are becoming more popular for the independence they afford, but this kind of touring comes at a price.

Hiring a car for a week is not cheap, but corners can be cut, by renting a manual over an… read full article

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Berlin draws many different kinds of travelers.

From celebrities anxious to see its wonderful array of art, hotels and glamorous restaurants, to adventurous young Europeans looking for naughty nightlife, this city seems to have nearly every modern luxury… read full article

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One of the wonderful things about Berlin is its ever-changing nature.

The last two decades have brought astonishing cultural changes to the city’s many boroughs; each neighborhood has its own identity and an constantly morphing demographic. Most interestingly… read full article

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Close to Covent Garden, London, and yet hidden away, Neal’s Yard is one of those places that if you didn’t know it was there, you might well pass by it loads of times and simply never come across it.

There… read full article

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For the true bookworm, one’s reading environment can make or break a book.

Reading a Book in Turin, Italy

This article is for the university student in Turin, Italy, who wants to get out of her dorm room or other unattractive, standard study space, and/or for… read full article

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Culture, history, and picture postcard landscapes abound in Scotland, and there is a broad array of companies that offer tours of this very popular tourist destination in the British Isles.

Edinburgh Castle

Making holiday or vacation arrangements that include one of the historical tours of Scotland… read full article

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