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Where the Locals Go in Ghent

20-02-2020

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Clamoring for some that classic, pretty, medieval European city feel? There’s definitely no lack of options in Belgium, with Antwerp, Brussels and Bruges all a (cobble)stone’s thro...

The Best Places to Celebrate Carnival in Europe

13-02-2020

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If you’re new to the concept of Carnival in Europe, here’s a quick breakdown. It’s a popular event that takes place each year before the season of Lent, which usually falls somewhe...

7 National Holidays in Europe to Experience

16-01-2020

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A good party or celebration is never very far away in Europe. Most countries embrace large international holidays, and then fill the gaps with their own local traditions and nation...

Where the locals go in Brussels

28-11-2019

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Ah, Brussels. The capital of Belgium and… Europe? Well, it is of the European Union at least, and many Europeans closely identify it with all the fun and joy of bureaucracy, politi...

Paris to Brussels by Regional Train

28-03-2019

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When speed is your need, the Thalys is a reliable and efficient way to travel from Paris to Brussels, in less than 1.5 hours. When you’re in no hurry though, traveling from P...

Explore Van Gogh’s Europe by Train

09-08-2018

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Vincent van Gogh is a name that brings to mind bright yellows and blues and inspires people across the world. But what inspired Van Gogh? The Dutch artist travelled around Europe a...

9 European Castles You Can Actually Stay In

05-02-2018

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If you think touring ancient European castles is thrilling, try spending the night in one! Though most castles open to the public don’t allow you to stay over, there are dozens of ...

8 Of The Best Flea Markets In Europe

29-01-2018

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Even if you’re not looking to buy, there’s something fascinating about visiting flea markets in foreign cities. Maybe it’s the window into local lives that makes it so moving and p...