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Two weeks in Italy by train

02-07-2020

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Planning a two-week trip in Italy by train can seem overwhelming. There is so much to see, and each village, city and region has something special to offer. Do you start in the nor...

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...

Where the locals go in Turin

23-01-2020

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Did you know that Turin was the Kingdom of Italy’s first capital? Torino, the capital of Piedmont, or Piemonte, is in the mountains in the foot of the Alps, and is traditionally on...

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...

Best Events in Europe in May

25-04-2019

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There’s a palpable shift in gear in Europe when the month of May rolls around. Most cities have shaken off the last cold snaps and are preparing for a bumper summer season. Though ...

10 Best Small Cities in Europe

18-04-2019

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The major European cities have their obvious draws, but what about small cities in Europe? This side of Europe gives the traveler a more intimate look at local life and culture wit...

5 weird Christmas traditions in Europe

20-12-2018

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Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. It’s a time for family, presents, demons and witches. Wait, what?! Well, some European Christmas traditions are a little bit diffe...