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  • Getting around in Venice can be a fun, yet challenging, adventure. With a little knowledge about the vaporetto system, you can traverse the canals of Venice with ease and without worry.

    How to Get Around Venice Using the Vaporetto

    How to Get Around Venice Using the Vaporetto

    by Bill De Giulio32

  • The island of Murano is famous all over the world for its amazing Murano glass. Visitors to this small island in the Venetian Lagoon can watch as artists perform this centuries-old craft.

    Visiting Murano, the Glass Island of Venice

    Visiting Murano, the Glass Island of Venice

    by Bill De Giulio40

  • Taking a trip to another country is something a lot of people dream of doing. Once you get to your destination, you have to decide what you will do while you are there. Here is a short list of what you can see in beautiful Kiev.

    15 Things to Do in Kiev, Ukraine

    15 Things to Do in Kiev, Ukraine

    by Ronald Piper4

  • Interested in visiting Scotland? Start with the best places to visit in Scotland and who knows where you'll end up—but it will be a great experience.

    The Best Places to Visit in Scotland

    The Best Places to Visit in Scotland

    by Shepards4

  • Are you looking to travel to Belem from Lisbon? This article provides info about the top attractions including the Belem Tower, Jeronimos monastery, the monument to discoveries; how to get to from Lisbon to Belem; and where to stop for a snack.

    How to Get From Lisbon to Belem: A Day Trip Guide

    How to Get From Lisbon to Belem: A Day Trip Guide

    by Anna4

  • If you've had enough of big tourist attractions, there are plenty of quieter, yet fascinating and different places to visit in London.

    Off the Beaten Track in London

    Off the Beaten Track in London

    by SheilaMilne1

  • Heading to the Island of Capri? Check out my guide for an easy and stress-free trip to one of the most beautiful islands in the world.

    How to Get to Capri Island, Italy

    How to Get to Capri Island, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio20

  • One of the most beautiful and historic cities in the world, Edinburgh cannot fail to impress with its ancient attractions, exciting festivals and bustling city centre. A perfect combination of historical and modern, this cosmopolitan city will delight and intrigue even the most discerning traveller.

    Exploring Historical Edinburgh

    Exploring Historical Edinburgh

    by Lorna Lamon4

  • Are you planning to visit Dublin and you're not sure which places would be the best to visit? In this article, you will find tips and hopefully some inspiration for your Dublin visit.

    Places You Shouldn't Miss While Visiting Dublin

    Places You Shouldn't Miss While Visiting Dublin

    by Lucie Matějíčková2

  • Planning a trip to Taormina? Discover all there is to see and do in this comprehensive guide to the jewel of Sicily. Taormina has something for everyone and is considered one of the most beautiful locations in all of Italy.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Taormina, Sicily

    Top 10 Things to Do in Taormina, Sicily

    by Bill De Giulio38

  • Yes, Verona is the location of one of the world's most famous tragic love stories, but there is much more to this ancient city. Here are seven attractions not to be missed on your trip to Verona.

    A Guide to the 7 Best Attractions in Verona

    A Guide to the 7 Best Attractions in Verona

    by Meredith Davies0

  • Walk with us up to Prague Castle and around the Hradcany area. Explore the sights, read about the history behind them and take in the views over the city of Prague. Learn from our experiences, choose your favorite sights and start planning your visit to the picturesque capital of the Czech Republic.

    Prague: Exploring the Castle and Hradcany

    Prague: Exploring the Castle and Hradcany

    by Liz Westwood44

  • This article will help you learn some basic German that you can use for travel purposes. It contains vocabulary you can use in different situations such as in hotels, restaurants, airports, and more.

    SOS German: Last-Minute German Crash Course

    SOS German: Last-Minute German Crash Course

    by Jennifer Madison4

  • If you're considering a vacation in the Emerald Isle, why not take a virtual preview tour on Street View and be back by dinner? In this guide we visit the Cliffs of Moher, Kilkenny medieval city, Killarney National Park and more.

    10 Must-See Locations in Ireland on Google Street View

    10 Must-See Locations in Ireland on Google Street View

    by Eugene Brennan8

  • Scotland makes for an excellent vacation destination, with so many interesting things to see and do. This page helps you make the most of your Scottish vacation by pointing out some of the lesser-known gems you may wish to visit during your stay in Scotland.

    Alternative Ideas for Vacation Destinations in Scotland

    Alternative Ideas for Vacation Destinations in Scotland

    by Gordon Hamilton10

  • Rome is like no other city in the world. It's one big on-going archeological dig mixed in with amazing ruins, beautiful monuments, history, culture, great food and crazy traffic. Throw it all together and you get one of the most unique cities in the world.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Rome, Italy

    Top 10 Things to Do in Rome, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio48

  • If you're headed to Spain this summer, you may want to get off the beaten path and opt for an escapade to Extremadura's northern province of Cáceres (KAH-thur-ace)—an ideal place to have an authentic Spanish experience.

    What to See and Do in Cáceres, Spain

    What to See and Do in Cáceres, Spain

    by Audrey Lancho2

  • Planning a Scottish vacation should ideally involve more than deciding upon your destinations and travel plans. This page looks at some important factors which you are likely to encounter in Scotland today, each having some bearing on your vacation, and helps you plan in advance for factors you may not otherwise have considered.

    Top Ten Tips for Planning a Scottish Vacation

    Top Ten Tips for Planning a Scottish Vacation

    by Gordon Hamilton30

  • Eversince I started learning and reading about Denmark I have been extremetly fascinated by everything the country has to offer from it's beautiful parks, beaches, fods, people, language and of course the places and events that make Denmrk one of...

    The Top 10 Best Places to Visit in Denmark

    The Top 10 Best Places to Visit in Denmark

    by Jasmine Pena24

  • Fun facts about London from the Roman Settlement of Londinium, Through the Great Fire to the Royal Weddings and Olympics.

    London Facts for Kids

    London Facts for Kids

    by aa lite20

  • When it comes to beautiful cathedrals, no one does it better than Italy. Step inside seven of its grandest cathedrals on our journey across the country.

    Visiting the Grand Cathedrals of Italy

    Visiting the Grand Cathedrals of Italy

    by Bill De Giulio26

  • Westminster is the historic and cultural heart of London as well as the center point of British politics, government, and the monarchy. This suggested self-guided walking tour takes you to the major sites and key attractions in London’s Westminster.

    London Walk: Self-Guided Walking Tour of Westminster

    London Walk: Self-Guided Walking Tour of Westminster

    by Khal Rasdam2

  • Wondering when the best time to travel to Italy is? Learn about the different seasons, how best to avoid the crowds, and still enjoy great weather.

    What's the Best Time to Travel to Italy?

    What's the Best Time to Travel to Italy?

    by Bill De Giulio6

  • No city in the world can compare to Venice. My top 10 list of sights in Venice will take you off the beaten path as well as to all of the must see attractions. Check it out and get your walking shoes on.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Venice, Italy

    Top 10 Things to Do in Venice, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio75

  • Located in the heart of the beautiful Loire Valley is one of France's magnificent grand chateaux, Chateau d'Amboise. This chateau has the ideal setting on a bluff above the charming town of Amboise.

    Visiting Chateau d'Amboise:  Loire Valley, France

    Visiting Chateau d'Amboise: Loire Valley, France

    by Bill De Giulio27

  • Old Town Prague, by virtue of its compactness and pedestrianized areas, lends itself ideally to a walking tour. This article covers the top sites we came across on our visit to the Old Town, with suggestions for others you might want to check out for yourself when you are there.

    Walking Through Prague's Old Town

    Walking Through Prague's Old Town

    by Liz Westwood61

  • Venice is amazing, unique and wonderful, but can be very expensive. This article gives lots of tips about how to have a long weekend visit from the UK reasonably economically.

    How to Visit Venice on a Low Budget

    How to Visit Venice on a Low Budget

    by GlenR2

  • Florence is the birthplace of the Renaissance and is famous for its art, architecture, history and cultural heritage. Check out my top 10 sites to see while visiting beautiful Florence.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Florence, Italy

    Top 10 Things to Do in Florence, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio75

  • A Seine bateau tour is a perfect introduction to Paris, for nearly every major monument and building is on display. Sit and relax like a Parisian as some 2000 years of history drift past.

    Paris From the Water: A Seine River Tour

    Paris From the Water: A Seine River Tour

    by Anne Harrison24

  • Welcome to Paris! For the first time visitor there is so much to see and do. For a short list of the top sites of Paris and some tips on making the most of your time check out my top ten of Paris.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Paris, France

    Top 10 Things to Do in Paris, France

    by Bill De Giulio48

  • Explore the sights of Prague New Town from a traveler's perspective. See and read about key places of interest, learn how to use the transport system and hear about refreshment and entertainment options. This is a useful resource for future visitors and offers interesting insights for any reader.

    Prague New Town, Exploring the Sights

    Prague New Town, Exploring the Sights

    by Liz Westwood58

  • The European Alps are home to a diverse range of animals. Discover some of the alpine fauna, from the marmot to the dormouse, the ibex and chamois, the magnificent eagle owl and the beautiful lynx.

    Animals in the Alps of Europe

    Animals in the Alps of Europe

    by Indigo Janson169

  • Looming high above Taormina is one of the most stunning medieval villages in all of Sicily. Castelmola is friendly and welcoming and just happens to have some of the most spectacular views anywhere.

    Visiting Castelmola, Sicily

    Visiting Castelmola, Sicily

    by Bill De Giulio32

  • Most who visit the city of Venice for more than one day will stay in a hotel on the main island. But there are alternatives, and one is to stay in accommodation on the neighbouring island of Murano

    Venice: A Visitor's Guide to the Island of Murano

    Venice: A Visitor's Guide to the Island of Murano

    by Greensleeves Hubs15

  • Brantome is one of the most beautiful villages in France. Situated in the Dordogne region of S W France, it is famous for its caves, monestary, church and water ways that run throughout the ancient town.

    Caves in Brantome France

    Caves in Brantome France

    by Les Trois Chenes42

  • Pubs in the United Kingdom have always had names, many of them based on patriotic or heraldic ideas; the origins for others are often puzzling.

    British Public House Names

    British Public House Names

    by Rupert Taylor6

  • The Swiss Alps are a magical place in early summer when the meadows and mountains bloom with alpine flowers. Discover some of the many wonderful flower species you can see in Switzerland and the Alps.

    Alpine Flowers of Switzerland

    Alpine Flowers of Switzerland

    by Indigo Janson74

  • Buried by Mount Vesuvius in 79AD, Pompeii stands today much as it did in the first century. This archaeological time capsule gives us a glimpse of early Roman life as it was almost two thousand years ago.

    Visiting Italy's Lost City of Pompeii

    Visiting Italy's Lost City of Pompeii

    by Bill De Giulio38

  • From beautiful beaches and a picture perfect setting to the ancient cathedral built by the Normans, Cefalu is one of those undiscovered gems that should not be missed if you are visiting Sicily.

    Visiting Cefalu, the Jewel of Sicily

    Visiting Cefalu, the Jewel of Sicily

    by Bill De Giulio18

  • Want to visit a beautiful medieval Tuscan village without fighting the crowds? Then head to Monticchiello, a small village tucked away in southern Tuscany between Montepulciano and Pienza. This is how Tuscany used to be.

    Monticchiello—Tuscany's Overlooked Gem

    Monticchiello—Tuscany's Overlooked Gem

    by Bill De Giulio8

  • The Ramblas are Barcelona sightseeing at its best! This promenade area has it all, from tapas bars to street entertainment, and is a pedestrian paradise in the heart of the city.

    Highlights of Visiting Las Ramblas in Barcelona

    Highlights of Visiting Las Ramblas in Barcelona

    by Peggy Woods78

  • Turkey is a beautiful place, full of cultural richness that has made it a mecca for travelers for many centuries. But there plenty of ways to get caught in tourist traps—here are my tricks to avoid them!

    How to Avoid Tourist Traps in Istanbul

    How to Avoid Tourist Traps in Istanbul

    by Claire Lovesti2

  • Rome, the Eternal City—forever reinventing herself. Whether you're walking her streets for the first time or a return visitor, why not be a traveller and not a tourist, and see a few unusual things?

    Non-Touristy Things to See and Do In Rome

    Non-Touristy Things to See and Do In Rome

    by Anne Harrison4

  • London's modern buildings have attracted criticism and praise in equal measure, as well as nicknames, assigned to them in true British humour.

    Nicknames of London Buildings

    Nicknames of London Buildings

    by Charles Nullens22

  • The Arc de Triomphe is one of the most recognizable and celebrated monuments in Paris. Sitting atop the Champs-Elysees the Arc has stood witness to almost 200 years of French history.

    Visiting the Arc de Triomphe:  Paris, France

    Visiting the Arc de Triomphe: Paris, France

    by Bill De Giulio32

  • A travel guide to some of the best locations in Greece, from Olympia to Santorini, from Delphi to Athens. Includes basic travel info, as well as helpful links to language guides, travel insurance and exchange rates.

    The Top Ten Must-See Locations in Greece

    The Top Ten Must-See Locations in Greece

    by Jason Reuter30

  • Scottish people may have a bleak outlook on life but their jokes are funny and their sayings are even funnier. Discover Scottish humor here!

    20 Funny Scottish Jokes and Sayings

    20 Funny Scottish Jokes and Sayings

    by Jimmy the jock48

  • Wanting to tour to Venice, Italy? Think it’s too expensive? With these tips, you can limit costs and still see the major tourist attractions in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Photos sh

    Tour Venice, Italy, on a Tight Budget

    Tour Venice, Italy, on a Tight Budget

    by Janda Raker22

  • Europe is the most sought after destination for immigration. That's no surprise. With its economy surpassing that of America and China combined, it has a lot to offer.

    How to Immigrate to Europe

    How to Immigrate to Europe

    by Tessa Schlesinger7

  • A visit to the big guns at Mazarron, Cabo Tinoso, Castillitos, El Jorel, Atalayon and Loma Larga, Murcia, Spain and directions on how to get there.

    The Big Guns at Mazarron, Murcia, Spain

    The Big Guns at Mazarron, Murcia, Spain

    by Steve Weatherhead5

  • Milan may not be at the top of your list when visiting Italy, but it certainly has its share of sites, culture, and history.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Milan, Italy

    Top 10 Things to Do in Milan, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio13

  • Whether you're a tourist or a traveller, this article will help you discover fascinating things about Bulgaria you may not have known. From wolves and bears to ancient gold treasures, this country has a rich and varied culture.

    20 Fascinating Facts About Bulgaria

    20 Fascinating Facts About Bulgaria

    by Andrew Spacey14

  • Are you thinking about embarking a backpacking adventure in Europe but feel unsure about how to do it on a budget? This article includes tips on how to plan your trip, the cheapest way to travel, where to stay, and other important tips for backpacking.

    How to Backpack Through Europe Cheaply

    How to Backpack Through Europe Cheaply

    by Anna42

  • Corniglia is one of the Cinque Terre villages that sits on this rugged coastal region of Italy. Sitting high up on a rocky outcropping, Corniglia gives visitors a perfect vantage point to the amazing views of this beautiful region. Quiet and somewhat secluded, Corniglia makes a perfect retreat for those looking for a getaway.

    Visiting Corniglia in Cinque Terre, Italy

    Visiting Corniglia in Cinque Terre, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio22

  • The Puglia region of Italy is one of the lesser known Italian regions but one not to be missed. My top 10 reasons to visit are hard to limit to 10 as there are many. Read on for my best of Puglia.

    Top 10 Reasons to Visit Puglia Italy

    Top 10 Reasons to Visit Puglia Italy

    by Suzanne Ridgeway52

  • A walk through beautiful Chania is the perfect way to spend a leisurely day while visiting Crete. It's possible to see the best that this lively and colorful harbor town has to offer in just one day.

    One Day in Chania, Crete

    One Day in Chania, Crete

    by Bill De Giulio18

  • With just one day to spend in Athens we knew exactly what we wanted to see. Check out our full day in Athens visiting the Temples of the Ancient Acropolis and the stunning new Acropolis Museum.

    How to See the Best of Athens in One Day

    How to See the Best of Athens in One Day

    by Bill De Giulio38

  • For amazing views and stunning scenery take a ride up the Lagazuoi Cable Car at Falzarego Pass in the heart of the Dolomites. Located just west of Cortina d'Ampezzo this area is rich in history.

    The Lagazuoi Cable Car at Falzarego Pass

    The Lagazuoi Cable Car at Falzarego Pass

    by Bill De Giulio26

  • The Royal Stables of Cordoba provide visitors with the rare opportunity to experience the amazing Andalusian horses. Whether attending the nightly show or the daily practice session, I think you will be in awe of these majestic creatures.

    Visiting the Royal Stables and Andalusian Horses of Córdoba

    Visiting the Royal Stables and Andalusian Horses of Córdoba

    by Bill De Giulio22

  • Fun and free attractions to fill your days in Glasgow. City breaks can be expensive, but these activities are great for all the family, all year round.

    10 Free Things to Do in Glasgow, Scotland

    10 Free Things to Do in Glasgow, Scotland

    by Lynsey Harte10

  • Are you longing for some quality time alone with a good book, your favourite artist's new album, or a bunch of snack food and a nice coffee? Forget the tourist traps and follow this local to explore the harmony of Budapest's loveliest hidden parks!

    10 Most Beautiful Parks in Budapest, According to a Local

    10 Most Beautiful Parks in Budapest, According to a Local

    by Mr Foster0

  • Monet once called his gardens at Giverny his masterpiece. Learn more about the man behind the artwork and his valiant struggle with cataracts. Understand what made Impressionism so revolutionary.

    Claude Monet's Impressionist Gardens at Giverny

    Claude Monet's Impressionist Gardens at Giverny

    by FlourishAnyway62

  • Wondering how you're going to get around in Rome? Don't fret, this guide will give you all the options you need to help you traverse the city with ease.

    Tips for Getting Around in Rome

    Tips for Getting Around in Rome

    by Bill De Giulio10

  • Get away from the European main land and head to one of these 12 islands instead for your next vacation. Culture, beauty and a unique experience await.

    12 Best European Islands For Vacation

    12 Best European Islands For Vacation

    by Stephanie Hicks119

  • Made famous by the writings of Earnest Hemingway, San Fermin is a world famous festival held in Pamplona, Spain honoring Saint Fermin but most popularly known for hosting the Running of the Bulls.

    The San Fermin Festival: What Is San Fermin?

    The San Fermin Festival: What Is San Fermin?

    by ArtVandelay665

  • Take a walk through medieval Florence, to places easily missed. Florence boasts a range of forgotten gems, some literary and others scientific, and places simply to sit and watch the world go by.

    Florence: A Guide for the Medieval Tourist

    Florence: A Guide for the Medieval Tourist

    by Anne Harrison5

  • Connected to Siracusa by three bridges, Ortygia is home to some of Sicily's greatest archaeological treasures. If you are planning a trip to Sicily a visit to Siracusa and Ortygia are a must see.

    A Visit to Siracusa's Ortygia Island

    A Visit to Siracusa's Ortygia Island

    by Bill De Giulio16

  • The Piazza del Campo is one of the greatest public squares in all of Italy. Located in the historic center of Siena, this medieval gathering place is the heart and soul of the city.

    Visiting the Piazza del Campo of Siena, Italy

    Visiting the Piazza del Campo of Siena, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio22

  • The popular Gran Canarian resort of Maspalomas lies on the edge of one of the most spectacular, yet easily accessible, sand dune formations in the world. This page is all about the Maspalomas dunes.

    Gran Canaria: The Maspalomas Dunes

    Gran Canaria: The Maspalomas Dunes

    by Greensleeves Hubs23

  • Looking to explore Prague from a river perspective? This article highlights the most eye-catching sights of the Czech capital along the River Vltava. Whether on foot or by water, experience the sights of four different areas of this stunning city and make the most of your visit to Prague.

    A River View of Prague

    A River View of Prague

    by Liz Westwood58

  • If you are planning a visit to Rome, consider hiring a guide when visiting many of its sites. Guides in Rome must be certified, and can provide you with a unique perspective on the history of these amazing historical treasures.

    5 Benefits of Having a Private Tour Guide in Rome

    5 Benefits of Having a Private Tour Guide in Rome

    by Bill De Giulio1

  • Reykjavik has many unique and unusual things to enjoy as a tourist. Here is a list compiled by a local of some of the more interesting experiences this vibrant city has to offer.

    5 Unique and Unusual Things to Do in Reykjavik

    5 Unique and Unusual Things to Do in Reykjavik

    by Levictus Marcus Saarith3

  • The Medieval city of Prague will astound you in more ways than one. Gothic architecture, winding streets, vibrant culture, some of the best beer in the world, and a crazy night life will keep bringing you back to Prague!

    Visiting Prague-the Medieval City

    Visiting Prague-the Medieval City

    by Jack Baumann32

  • No visit to the Isle of Capri is complete without a trip to the top of Mount Solaro. For the best views of the island, take the ride on the Mount Solaro chair lift to the top of Capri.

    Capri Travel Guide: The Mount Solaro Chair Lift

    Capri Travel Guide: The Mount Solaro Chair Lift

    by Bill De Giulio21

  • England's West Country is a great place to grow up, but revisiting years later made me see the place from a tourist's point of view.

    Memories of Plymouth, Devon, UK

    Memories of Plymouth, Devon, UK

    by Stella Kaye4

  • Olvera is in Cadiz, an area of Andulasia in Spain. Forming a triangle between Malaga and Seville, many retire to Olvera for its inexpensive properties, gracious living, and spectacular views. Pruna is nearby.

    Olvera, Spain: A Place in the Sun

    Olvera, Spain: A Place in the Sun

    by Tessa Schlesinger8

  • Just to drink the coffee in Italy is reason enough to visit. With the type of coffee drunk often determined by the hour of the day, ordering coffee in an Italian cafe is a ritual in it itself.

    A Guide To Ordering Coffee in Italy

    A Guide To Ordering Coffee in Italy

    by Anne Harrison33

  • Learn about the top 10 places to visit in Crete from a local! From ancient palaces to charming islands, this destination has it all.

    Top 10 Places to Visit in Crete

    Top 10 Places to Visit in Crete

    by Carolina Crete15

  • Santorini is a Greek island perched on the edge of an extinct volcano. Its dramatic height and rocky shores make it a spectacular and romantic resort destination. Find out how to make the most of it.

    Five Tips for a Santorini Vacation

    Five Tips for a Santorini Vacation

    by Kate Swanson5

  • We only had one night to explore Rome, yet walking her streets by moonlight threw a new air over the Eternal City. Even as darkness fell, there was much to be discovered, including Rome's best coffee.

    One Night in Rome

    One Night in Rome

    by Anne Harrison5

  • Windsor Castle is almost a thousand years old, the original fortifications made on the orders of William the Conqueror in circa 1070 AD. Windsor Castle today remains a Royal home but is open for the public to admire its magnificent architecture and many treasures.

    Windsor Castle: The World's Biggest and Oldest Inhabited Castle

    Windsor Castle: The World's Biggest and Oldest Inhabited Castle

    by Gordon Hamilton59

  • Port Isaac is best known, internationally, as the place where Doc Martin was filmed, but there's more to Port Isaac than one television programme

    Port Isaac, Where Doc Martin Is Filmed

    Port Isaac, Where Doc Martin Is Filmed

    by cornwall_UK3

  • Cordoba is an easy day trip from Seville and is home to one of the world’s greatest examples of religious diversity and tolerance—the incredible Mezquita. But there's more to the town than that. Join me on a tour of the best that Cordoba has to offer.

    One Day in Córdoba, the Ultimate Day Trip From Seville

    One Day in Córdoba, the Ultimate Day Trip From Seville

    by Bill De Giulio22

  • A guide to some of the best road cycling climbs in Scotland. Including Bealach-Na-Ba, Britain's toughest cycling road, The Cairnwell and Mennock Pass

    The Best Road Cycling Climbs In Scotland

    The Best Road Cycling Climbs In Scotland

    by Liam Hallam4

  • The Rest and Be Thankful is the natural summit in the road which links Loch Long at Ardgarten with Loch Fyne at Cairndow, in Argyll, Scotland. This page features details of the route, what can be seen and where and includes original photographs throughout.

    The Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll, Scotland

    The Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll, Scotland

    by Gordon Hamilton24

  • If your travels are taking you to Normandy to see the D-Day beaches, consider spending a few nights in charming Bayeux. It’s the perfect place to base yourself to experience all that Normandy has to offer.

    Bayeux, France:  The Perfect Base for Visiting Normandy

    Bayeux, France: The Perfect Base for Visiting Normandy

    by Bill De Giulio94

  • Thinking about moving to Ireland to work or retire? Find out what to expect, including first hand tips and advice to make your move successful.

    What to Expect When Moving to Ireland

    What to Expect When Moving to Ireland

    by C L Mitchell4

  • Planning a trip to Venice? Before you leave make sure you know your options for getting from Marco Polo Airport to Venice. The options are many and the cost varies depending on your mode of transportation. A little homework can save you a lot of money.

    How to Get From Marco Polo Airport to Venice

    How to Get From Marco Polo Airport to Venice

    by Bill De Giulio117

  • Ah, Venice. Every tourist will have their list of things to do, in far too short a time. Here are a few different suggestions for an itinerary, to help discover unseen delights in the heart of Venice.

    Some Unusual Things to Do in Venice

    Some Unusual Things to Do in Venice

    by Anne Harrison14

  • No visit to Paris is complete without a visit to the grand Cathedral of Notre Dame. This Gothic masterpiece of French architecture is one of the worlds great cathedrals and is a must see in Paris.

    Tips for Visiting the Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris

    Tips for Visiting the Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris

    by Bill De Giulio34

  • Bruges, Brugge, Venice of the North - whatever you call her, Belgium's medieval town Bruges is a delight. Wander the cobblestone streets, visit the art museums, cruise the canals - and eat chocolate!

    Some Unusual Things to Do in Bruges

    Some Unusual Things to Do in Bruges

    by Anne Harrison3

  • Have you ever thought about moving to Scotland? Here's a guide to some of the many positives about life in Scotland, from the Scottish landscapes to the rich history and lively culture.

    Reasons to Move to Scotland

    Reasons to Move to Scotland

    by Indigo Janson73

  • Based on our experiences in this delightful city, we've compiled a list of the top 12 sights worth seeing in Porto.

    Top 12 Sights to See in Porto

    Top 12 Sights to See in Porto

    by Liz Westwood88

  • Arriving at Rome's Fiumicino Airport for the first time can be a stressful experience. Learn what options are available for getting from the airport to the city and you'll be making this journey with ease and saving some money to boot.

    How to Get From Fiumicino Airport to Rome

    How to Get From Fiumicino Airport to Rome

    by Bill De Giulio6

  • Madrid’s modern vibe hides a city packed with history, culture, and art. With lively plazas, bustling markets, and a host of world-class museums there is much to experience in Spain’s vibrant capital.

    One Day in Madrid, Spain

    One Day in Madrid, Spain

    by Bill De Giulio21

  • Spain is an extremely culturally intact nation that can be intimidating to visit at first. Here are a few things that you will need to know to have a successful trip, specifically to Cáceres in Extremadura, but also all over the mainland.

    Things You Should Know Before Visiting Spain

    Things You Should Know Before Visiting Spain

    by Audrey Lancho3

  • Located on the tiny Mediterranean island of Malta is one of the grandest cathedrals in Europe and one of the finest examples of Baroque architecture. Welcome to St John's Co-Cathedral.

    Visiting St John's Co-Cathedral:  Valletta, Malta

    Visiting St John's Co-Cathedral: Valletta, Malta

    by Bill De Giulio35

  • If you are traveling to Rome, then you will certainly want to set aside a day or two to visit Vatican City. Check out my list of the top 10 things to see when visiting the Holy City.

    Top 10 Things to Do in Vatican City

    Top 10 Things to Do in Vatican City

    by Bill De Giulio19

  • For a refreshing change of pace on your visit to Sicily discover the beautiful Alcantara Gorge. Formed by Mount Etna thousands of years ago this beautiful slice of Sicily is the perfect retreat.

    Visiting the Alcantara Gorge in Sicily

    Visiting the Alcantara Gorge in Sicily

    by Bill De Giulio33

  • Everything you need to know about Italy's three active volcanoes: Etna, Stromboli, and Vesuvius. These geological wonders draw millions of visitors every year for the many adventurous outdoor activities that they offer.

    A Guide to Italy's Active Volcanoes

    A Guide to Italy's Active Volcanoes

    by Bill De Giulio24

  • Everything you need to know to make a day trip from Venice to the Dolomites. Don't miss an opportunity to experience some of the most dramatic mountain scenery in the world and it's all just a short drive from Venice.

    A Day Trip Through the Dolomites from Venice, Italy

    A Day Trip Through the Dolomites from Venice, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio78

  • Guide for the budget travellers on a budget on visiting Vienna on a shoestring. How to save money travelling from the airport, getting around the city, and visiting attractions.

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    Vienna on a Budget: Avoid Tourist Traps

    by Marianne Sherret8

  • Considered one of the most beautiful islands in the world, Santorini certainly lives up to its lofty reputation. Come along for a tour of this stunning Mediterranean Island and I think you'll agree.

    One Day in Santorini, Greece

    One Day in Santorini, Greece

    by Bill De Giulio95

  • Are you a fan of Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck or classic films? If so, you'll have to stop by the best Roman Holiday film sights on your next trip to Rome.

    "Roman Holiday" Film Sights

    "Roman Holiday" Film Sights

    by Simone Haruko Smith11

  • The incredible outdoor lifestyle, friendly people, the fascinating culture and history, what’s not to love about Ireland? Discover 10 reasons why you should be planning your move to Ireland right now.

    10 Reasons You Should Move to Ireland

    10 Reasons You Should Move to Ireland

    by C L Mitchell23

  • The Roman Colosseum is undoubtedly one of the world's most iconic symbols. Learn everything you need to know for a visit to one of Rome's most popular sites.

    Visiting the Roman Colosseum

    Visiting the Roman Colosseum

    by Bill De Giulio15

  • Wales contains some of the UK's most beautiful scenery. Its also a country that has had a turbulent past. Find out some interesting facts about the "land of song".

    Interesting Facts About Wales

    Interesting Facts About Wales

    by Judi Brown23

  • The Spanish Costas are ever popular destinations that never lose their appeal; here is a brief description of various locations which provide discerning tourists with all their holiday needs.

    What Are the Costas of Spain?

    What Are the Costas of Spain?

    by Stella Kaye6

  • London doesn't have the monopoly on unusual historic pubs. Join me on a crawl around five of Bristol's finest old pubs.

    The 5 Best Old Pubs in Bristol

    The 5 Best Old Pubs in Bristol

    by Judi Brown32

  • A wonderful day trip from Seville is a visit to the famed White Villages of Andalusia. These small communities provide an authentic experience and offer a glimpse into the laid-back lifestyle of southern Spain.

    White Villages and Ronda Day Trip From Seville

    White Villages and Ronda Day Trip From Seville

    by Bill De Giulio26

  • Planning to visit Italy during less expensive periods can save you a lot of money. Tips on how to save money during a trip to Italy and what periods of the year are best to visit each region.

    Cheapest Time to Travel to Italy

    Cheapest Time to Travel to Italy

    by Robie Benve52

  • One of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Prague is a popular travel destination. Friendly and clean, with breathtaking architecture throughout the city, it offers plenty of things to do for anyone.

    Top 5 Things to See and Do in Prague

    Top 5 Things to See and Do in Prague

    by Emese Fromm13

  • This magnificent monument that rises dramatically from the sea is one of France's most iconic images. One can only wonder at the long and storied history behind the fortified walls of Mont St-Michel.

    A Visit to France's Magnificent Mont Saint-Michel

    A Visit to France's Magnificent Mont Saint-Michel

    by Bill De Giulio44

  • Looking for a magical winter getaway in Europe? Then his article is a must for you! Check out this list of 5 cities that are perfect for no matter what you're looking for. We're talking Northern Lights, reindeer sledding, a Santa village, major landmarks, fun, skiing, and tiny picture-perfect towns.

    Best European Cities To Visit in the Winter

    Best European Cities To Visit in the Winter

    by Anna20

  • Considered one of the most scenic stretches of coastline in the world, Cinque Terre has become a must see destination with abundant hiking trails, excellent local cuisine, and an old world charm.

    The Beginner's Guide to Visiting Cinque Terre

    The Beginner's Guide to Visiting Cinque Terre

    by Bill De Giulio18

  • As the most visited and photographed chateau of the Loire Valley, the stunning Chateau Chenonceau is a treasure trove of French history. Perched over the River Cher, Chenonceau is a site to behold.

    Visiting Chateau Chenonceau:  Loire Valley, France

    Visiting Chateau Chenonceau: Loire Valley, France

    by Bill De Giulio19

  • One of Sicily's most famous archaeological sites is without a doubt the Valley of the Temples. Located just outside of Agrigento, this UNESCO World Heritage site is a must-see when visiting Sicily.

    Visiting the Valley of the Temples:  Agrigento, Sicily

    Visiting the Valley of the Temples: Agrigento, Sicily

    by Bill De Giulio26

  • Are you heading to Spain this holiday? Do you want to be prepared if Mr. or Ms. Right comes along? Look no further than these ten lines in Spanish which are sure to get you heading on the right track.

    How to Flirt in Spain: Top 10 Spanish Pick-Up Lines

    How to Flirt in Spain: Top 10 Spanish Pick-Up Lines

    by Alexis Winters11

  • Mala Strana, or the Little Quarter, is one of the best-preserved areas in the beautiful city of Prague. With its distinctive mix of eye-catching buildings, quiet corners, peaceful gardens and a park offering a bird's-eye view over the city, Mala Strana is well worth exploring.

    Prague's Mala Strana, Exploring the Little Quarter

    Prague's Mala Strana, Exploring the Little Quarter

    by Liz Westwood20

  • Thinking about taking that trip of a lifetime to Italy? Well it's time to stop thinking and start planning. If you're looking for a reason to go, read on for my ten really good reasons to visit Italy.

    10 Really Good Reasons to Visit Italy

    10 Really Good Reasons to Visit Italy

    by Bill De Giulio95

  • A summer holiday to Porto exceeded our expectations. We had no difficulty filling 12 days with visits around the local area. This is a description of what we discovered as we explored some of the nearby coastline.

    Exploring the Coast Near Porto

    Exploring the Coast Near Porto

    by Liz Westwood44

  • An easy day trip from Rome, Orvieto is a beautiful city of gorgeous views, great food, and unique history. If you're looking to explore beyond Italy's big cities, Orvieto is my #1 recommendation.

    Why You Should Visit Orvieto, Italy

    Why You Should Visit Orvieto, Italy

    by Anna4

  • Lake Como is one of the most beautiful regions in Italy and an easy day trip from Milan. Soaring mountains, charming lakeside villages, and stunning scenery make this a must-see when visiting Milan.

    How to Take a Day Trip to Lake Como From Milan

    How to Take a Day Trip to Lake Como From Milan

    by Bill De Giulio66

  • Mykonos is one of those Greek Islands that most people visit as part of a cruise. So with just one day to spend on this beautiful, sunny island what's one to do? Read on for our One Day in Mykonos.

    One Day in Mykonos, Greece

    One Day in Mykonos, Greece

    by Bill De Giulio27

  • Why spend your time wading through crowds when you could be visiting Venice's less-famous attractions and beauties instead? In this article, you will find the top nine non-touristy things to do in Venice.

    The Top 9 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Venice, Italy

    The Top 9 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Venice, Italy

    by Robie Benve54

  • Wondering how to make the most of the variety of transport types available in Porto to see as much as possible of the city and the Douro Valley? Here's a guide to being a savvy traveler in Porto based on what we learned during a 12-day trip there.

    Top 8 Travel Options in Porto and the Douro Valley

    Top 8 Travel Options in Porto and the Douro Valley

    by Liz Westwood43

  • This guide keeps it short and sweet, showing you only the best of the best in this wonderful city. Join me for a tour of Ghent that is a full of fascinating tips as it is brief.

    A Quick Guide to Ghent, Belgium

    A Quick Guide to Ghent, Belgium

    by Jeremy East2

  • Mount Teide is the largest mountain on Spanish soil. Dominating the island of Tenerife, this massive volcano is the focal point of a beautiful and important national park, as this photo essay reveals.

    Tenerife: Mount Teide National Park

    Tenerife: Mount Teide National Park

    by Greensleeves Hubs24

  • Home of the Sistine Chapel and one of the largest art collections in the world, the Vatican should be your first stop in Rome. Find detailed information and tips on how to prepare for your visit.

    Tips for Visiting the Vatican

    Tips for Visiting the Vatican

    by Marcelle Bell17

  • The Cathedral of Seville is one of the world’s great cathedrals, combining Moorish elements from its days as a mosque with its current Gothic design. It is the largest cathedral in the world and forms the heart and soul of historic Seville.

    Visiting the Cathedral of Seville and the Giralda Bell Tower

    Visiting the Cathedral of Seville and the Giralda Bell Tower

    by Bill De Giulio14

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