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7 Incredible Cities in Italy That Are Calling You to Visit

The word belissimo comes to mind when you think of a lot of things that are Italian. Is it the amazing cuisine? Is it the fine contours of a Ferrari, or the cinematic creations of Fellini? Is it the graceful skill on the soccer field? Is it all the great art...
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7 Travel Etiquette Tips for Americans Touring Europe

Ever been traveling somewhere in Europe -- maybe you're at the Tower of Pisa or at the Eiffel Tower -- and you just KNOW there are other Americans around? Yep, we're loud. Some may even say other unflattering things about our traits as travelers, but there's...
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Why Romania is the Next Hot Family Destination

Historic castles, evil counts, wooden churches, and magical fortresses -- forget Disney, THIS is where fairy tales come alive! Welcome, to Romania -- one of the most affordable countries in Europe for families looking for adventure, culture, history, and...
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Brazil or Belgium? Discover Which Destination Is Best for You!

Taking a trip near or far isn't always easy, especially when you're unsure of which destination is best for you. Knowing your travel preferences such as taking group tours, venturing into the rainforest, or maybe just hanging out on a beach. Depending on...

Russia vs. Croatia: Where Will Your Next Getaway Be?

Vacation. To some, it's a time to soak up the sun while beach-bumming their days away, while for others, time off means turning on their adventure mode -- a chance to tour through historic sites and climb atop snow-covered hills. If you've never experienced...
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Spain or Portugal: Where Should You Go for Your Iberian Vacation?

From their super fresh seafood dishes, delicious wines, sun-kissed beaches, clear blue waters, graceful architecture, love of soccer, and proud maritime history, it may be convenient to assume that the neighboring countries of Spain and Portugal have lots in...

Visiting Paris In Spring Will Make Your Heart Sing!

“Whom can I run to?  What have you done to my heart?”  the woman drinking wine in a café plaintively asks of Paris, France in the standard April in Paris.  She’s never been in love, but longs to be, having fallen under the spell of the city’s...
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How to See Ireland in Just 7 Days

While most think that just a flight into Dublin means they’ve seen Ireland, well we beg to differ. The Emerald Isle is a diverse place that’s got more than just fantastic pubs serving the best Guinness you’ll ever have. There are roads less traveled...

The Dos and Don’ts of Planning Your Trip to Ireland

From its impossibly green countryside to its lively pubs, Ireland is always a good choice for an international trip. The country is popular with inexperienced travelers who love the cheap international flights to it, and who enjoy the way they can get around...
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5 Must-Attend Festivals in Frankfurt, Germany

In 2016, nearly 218 million air traffic passengers traveled to or from the United States for both business and pleasure. And for U.S. travelers, Germany is one of the most popular European destinations. Known for its booming dance and music scene, traditional...