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  • A comprehensive budget travel guide to traveling in Italy with tips and advice on things to do, see, ways to save money, top attractions and experiences.

    Italy Travel Guide-Best of Italy

    Italy Travel Guide-Best of Italy

    by Varsha0

  • Located in the magnificent Val Rendena of northern Italy is the beautiful alpine village of Pinzolo. With soaring mountains, waterfalls, and incredible natural scenery this is an outdoor paradise.

    Things to Do in Pinzolo, Italy

    Things to Do in Pinzolo, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio28

  • The Cinque Terre region of Italy is undoubtedly one of the most scenic coastal areas of Italy. A visit to this beautiful area is sure to leave you with lasting memories of colorful landscapes, quaint villages, and wonderful seafood.

    The Beautiful Villages of the Cinque Terre

    The Beautiful Villages of the Cinque Terre

    by Bill De Giulio4

  • 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

  • Here is a guide to the top ten places you absolutely must go if you visit Rome, including both rightfully famous and lesser-known gems.

    The Top Ten Sights in Rome

    The Top Ten Sights in Rome

    by Hays Savoy0

  • 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 Westwood53

  • 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 marred in tourist traps—here's my tricks to avoid it!

    How to Avoid Tourist Traps in Istanbul

    How to Avoid Tourist Traps in Istanbul

    by Claire Lovesti2

  • The Dolomites of northern Italy are considered to be among the most scenic mountains in the world. Whether you enjoy skiing in the winter, or hiking and biking in the summer, the Dolomites have it all.

    Visiting the Brenta Dolomites of Northern Italy

    Visiting the Brenta Dolomites of Northern Italy

    by Bill De Giulio16

  • Here's a list of 10 unique and interesting foods and beverages to try when visiting Finland.

    10 Foods to Try in Finland

    10 Foods to Try in Finland

    by Christy Kirwan5

  • The mosaics of Monreale are one of the greatest artistic creations in Italian history. Located on a hill just outside of Palermo on the island of Sicily, is the grand Cathedral of Monreale. This is the one church that you don't want to miss!

    The Cathedral of Monreale, Sicily

    The Cathedral of Monreale, Sicily

    by Bill De Giulio30

  • Florence is where Michelangelo was raised, and where he learnt his craft. The Casa Buonarroti is a delightful museum dedicated to the works and legacy of the great Renaissance artist.

    The Casa Buonarroti, Florence

    The Casa Buonarroti, Florence

    by Anne Harrison3

  • This hub looks at how and when the London district Knightsbridge began and how it developed into the attraction that we know today. From humble beginnings in no man's land to a top London destination.

    A Brief History of Knightsbridge, London

    A Brief History of Knightsbridge, London

    by Izzy Evans0

  • Home to Mozart, Beethoven, Sigmund Freud and Gustav Klint, what makes this City so inspirational. Travel there to find out!

    Visit the City of Music in Vienna

    Visit the City of Music in Vienna

    by Elayne6

  • It is a great source of amusement in England how people from other countries view us and how we are portrayed in popular media. Here's an article that should bust some of those myths.

    Misconceptions Many People Have of England

    Misconceptions Many People Have of England

    by Stephanie Elford1

  • 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

  • With a wealth of culture and history to excite even the most seasoned of travellers, Berlin is a city which has risen like a phoenix from the ashes. A trip during the summer months offers an experience of a lifetime, and I have no doubt that you will be captivated by its beauty.

    Experience the Wonders of Berlin in Summer

    Experience the Wonders of Berlin in Summer

    by Lorna Lamon4

  • Monaco—long associated with glamour and riches, there is much more to this tiny principality. A cruise stop gives the perfect chance to explore the old town, along with the palace and cathedral.

    A Cruise Stop in Monaco

    A Cruise Stop in Monaco

    by Anne Harrison7

  • The South East of Wales has had some hard times over the years, but it is still a beautiful place to visit. Here are my recommendations of where to go and what to do.

    What to Do in the Valleys of South East Wales

    What to Do in the Valleys of South East Wales

    by stereomike8317

  • 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

  • My husband and I lived in Cáceres for years. Many of the things below are activities that we would do together or with other locals but did not usually see tourists doing.

    15 Lesser-Known Things to Do in Cáceres

    15 Lesser-Known Things to Do in Cáceres

    by Audrey Lancho2

  • San Gimignano is one of the most beautiful medieval towns in all of Italy. Its collection of unique towers make it one of the most picturesque towns and certainly worthy of a visit.

    San Gimignano: Tuscany's City of Towers

    San Gimignano: Tuscany's City of Towers

    by Bill De Giulio6

  • I've just spent the last 3 days haring around Somerset with a camera. When you read through the list below please don't expect to manage it in 3 days - I am the fastest thing on 2 legs with a camera and I have the sore feet and various pains to...

    10 Places to Visit in Somerset

    10 Places to Visit in Somerset

    by Chris Leather6

  • Here is my guide to visiting the Edradour Distillery—the smallest whisky distillery in Scotland. I have also included tasting notes for their great 10-year-old scotch. Next time you're in Pitlochry, don't miss a visit to Edradour!

    Visiting Edradour, the Smallest Whisky Distillery in Scotland

    Visiting Edradour, the Smallest Whisky Distillery in Scotland

    by Liam Hallam2

  • Beautiful Lucca endears itself to all who visit this medieval Tuscan gem. Its massive and intact walls hide an assortment of cobblestone streets, Romanesque churches, and soaring towers.

    Lucca: Tuscany’s Less-Traveled Gem

    Lucca: Tuscany’s Less-Traveled Gem

    by Bill De Giulio18

  • 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

  • Learn everything you need to know about Rome's most famous fountain. Toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain and you'll be guaranteed a return visit to the eternal city.

    Visiting the Trevi Fountain:  Rome, Italy

    Visiting the Trevi Fountain: Rome, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio14

  • Vatican City has to be the most unusual independent state in the world, apart from being the smallest. The much overused word “unique” is surely applicable here!

    Visiting the Vatican in Rome

    Visiting the Vatican in Rome

    by John Welford0

  • Famous for its brightly colored homes and handmade lace, Burano Island offers a welcome change from the hectic pace of Venice. There is oh so much to love about Burano.

    Visiting Venice's Colorful Burano Island

    Visiting Venice's Colorful Burano Island

    by Bill De Giulio38

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Places to visit when going to visit Rome, Italy, like The Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Roman Forum, The Vatican Museums, St. Peter's Basilica, Galleria Borghese,Castle St. Angelo, Aventine Hill.

    What to Explore When Visiting Rome, Italy

    What to Explore When Visiting Rome, Italy

    by love2travel20000

  • 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

  • There are many beautiful places to visit in the UK, but the one that we keep returning to year in year out and I think everyone should visit is Northumberland.

    What to Do in Northumberland

    What to Do in Northumberland

    by stereomike8327

  • The Canary Isles, at only four to five hours flying time from the UK, are an ideal place for a vacation at any time of year. Beach lovers will be amazed at the sun soaked sands and wonderful scenery.

    Can I Find 'Cheep' Vacations in the Canary Islands?

    Can I Find 'Cheep' Vacations in the Canary Islands?

    by Stella Kaye2

  • La Rochelle has a huge number of shops and stores (which comes as no surprise in a touristy city), but one sector outshines them all—bookstores. La Rochelle's ample collection of "librairies" comes as an almost overwhelming (if certainly pleasant) surprise.

    The Best Bookstores in La Rochelle

    The Best Bookstores in La Rochelle

    by Ryan Thomas2

  • Rome is a popular tourist destination, but it can be overwhelming. Here are four tips and secrets to help you make the most of your trip.

    Top 4 Travel Tips for Visiting Rome

    Top 4 Travel Tips for Visiting Rome

    by Hays Savoy0

  • "Burren" comes from the Irish "Boíreann," which means "rocky place." There is no better way to describe the Burren. Check out all there is to do in this unique landscape in County Clare, Ireland.

    The Burren: Ireland's Karst Landscape

    The Burren: Ireland's Karst Landscape

    by Melanie Palen8

  • A winter visit to Paris is both relaxing and refreshing, as you marvel at the many attractions or spend time chatting to locals over a cup of coffee. With fewer crowds and a calming atmosphere during the winter months, a trip to this city will stay with you long after you leave.

    Magical Paris in Winter

    Magical Paris in Winter

    by Lorna Lamon2

  • Ireland is rich in history and culture. Natural beauty abounds in the rolling hills and landscapes of this country. Follow me on a journey through abandoned castles and thriving cities.

    Ireland in the Spotlight

    Ireland in the Spotlight

    by Adelia Maghribia2

  • When you're in Edinburgh, you can't miss out on the Castle. It's a great half-day trip and a must-see spot in the city. I have no doubt that you'll thoroughly enjoy this beautiful, historical place.

    Why Visit Edinburgh Castle in Scotland?

    Why Visit Edinburgh Castle in Scotland?

    by Sam Shepards3

  • A new botanic garden has opened on the Island of Tenerife, featuring an important and attractive collection of palm trees. But it stands in a place which was a stinking mound of garbage 30 years ago.

    Tenerife: The Santa Cruz Palmetum

    Tenerife: The Santa Cruz Palmetum

    by Greensleeves Hubs4

  • 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

  • Nestled on the slopes of Mt Subasio, Assisi—the birthplace of St Francis—remains the spiritual home of the Franciscan order. It is impossible to walk the medieval streets without feeling his presence.

    In the Footsteps of St Francis

    In the Footsteps of St Francis

    by Anne Harrison24

  • 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

  • This guide to visiting North Devon will help you choose the best things to do and see during your visit and has insider tips on the best local places to enjoy a bite to eat or a refreshment along the way.

    How to Spend a Bank-Holiday Weekend in North Devon

    How to Spend a Bank-Holiday Weekend in North Devon

    by Emma Wonnacott4

  • With its Gothic castle, beautiful old buildings, restaurants and cellar bars, the Polish city of Kraków is a delight to explore. Find out more in this fact-packed travel guide.

    Visiting Kraków in Poland

    Visiting Kraków in Poland

    by Sunday Best1

  • A trip to Provence would be incomplete without exploring Roman history in Arles and the wetlands of La Camargue. For the the first time visitor, here are the top 5 things to do while in Arles.

    Top 5 Things to Do in Arles, France

    Top 5 Things to Do in Arles, France

    by MickiS0

  • What with its landscape, geological features and fauna, Iceland is a fascinating country to visit. This article outlines a number of the country's less well-known features.

    Remarkable Facts About Iceland

    Remarkable Facts About Iceland

    by Mary Phelan2

  • 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

  • You can spend a lot of money at Blackpool in Lancashire, but you can also enjoy yourself with some free activities there. This article should help you choose some things to do should you decide to visit the town.

    Things to Do in Blackpool

    Things to Do in Blackpool

    by Nettlemere9

  • 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

  • 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

  • This interrupted walk takes you along the course of the Roman Empire’s northernmost limit.

    The Antonine Way

    The Antonine Way

    by John Welford0

  • This park is like no other. If you like sculpture and art and you love rolling green countryside, you'll not want to leave this part of Yorkshire. In this article, I will share how to get to the YSP and what to expect when you visit.

    Visiting the Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP)

    Visiting the Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP)

    by Andrew Spacey7

  • 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

  • With miles of beaches, Cornwall is one of England's most popular holiday destinations, but the fun need not stop when the sun deserts you and the rain rolls in. Here are some things to do in Cornwall when it rains.

    Things to Do in Cornwall in the Rain

    Things to Do in Cornwall in the Rain

    by Judi Brown41

  • Located in one of the city's most picturesque streets, Tudor House on Friar Street is a must-see historic attraction of Worcester. With free entry, it makes for a perfect family day out.

    Worcester's Tudor House

    Worcester's Tudor House

    by Pollyanna Jones8

  • 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

  • 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

  • Treasure hunting in the Land of the Midnight Sun! Blazing along a snowy trail on a snowmobile to an amethyst mine on a hilltop overlooking the pristine forested Pyhä-Luosto National Park was quite an unforgettable experience and one well worth participating in if you ever visit Luosto in Lapland.

    Lapland Adventures: Luosto's Lampivaara Amethyst Mine

    Lapland Adventures: Luosto's Lampivaara Amethyst Mine

    by Pollyanna Jones2

  • Taking a trip through Austria? A visit to Hallstatt and Obertraun wouldn't be complete without stops at the following destinations.

    Visiting Hallstatt and Obertraun

    Visiting Hallstatt and Obertraun

    by Eng Kheng2

  • Seville has quietly become one of the top destinations in the world due to its wonderful architecture, fascinating history, and host of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. From its massive cathedral to the colorful art of Flamenco, there is something here for everyone.

    The 13 Best Things to Do in Seville, Spain

    The 13 Best Things to Do in Seville, Spain

    by Bill De Giulio25

  • 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

  • The Pantheon is one of the oldest and most recognized monuments in all of Italy. No visit to Rome is complete without a visit to this engineering marvel. Here are some facts and tips for your visit.

    Visiting the Pantheon in Rome, Italy

    Visiting the Pantheon in Rome, Italy

    by Bill De Giulio24

  • With so many people wanting to cook and prepare their own food from scratch, there's been a big interest in buying herbs fresh from the suppliers. Here in Cornwall there are a few herb farms and herb shops available.

    Herb Farms in Cornwall

    Herb Farms in Cornwall

    by cornwall_UK5

  • Take a train down from London to the South Coast and discover Brighton, the alternative sea side town beloved of royals.

    What Can I Do in Brighton?

    What Can I Do in Brighton?

    by Sunday Best4

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