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Travel articles, guides, travel tips, unusual things to do, travel challenges and secret places in Europe

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Italy: What’s the difference between trattoria, ristorante, osteria?

Italy: What’s the difference between trattoria, ristorante, osteria?

Brush up on your Italian and delve into the subtleties of Italian dining by discovering the (sometimes slight) differences between the various food ve
13 quotes about Greece that explain why people love it

13 quotes about Greece that explain why people love it

You don't need much to love Greece. Usually it's enough to visit it. No matter whether you've already visited the country or you are planning a trip t
Salt mines to visit around the world

Salt mines to visit around the world

The challenge: get close to the bowels of the earth in a salt mine How do you feel about a several-hour walk deep under the ground in the galleries o
Why Venetians don’t walk between the columns in St Mark’s Square

Why Venetians don’t walk between the columns in St Mark’s Square

When you set foot in St Mark's Square (Piazza San Marco) in Venice for the first time, you'll probably be overwhelmed by all the magnificence surround
21 signs you’ve been in Bavaria far too long

21 signs you’ve been in Bavaria far too long

1. Sandwiches are a normal breakfast food for you. And you can pay for one with only coins.  2. You are surprised when water (and soft drinks) get
3 reasons to visit the Netherlands in spring

3 reasons to visit the Netherlands in spring

Imagine the silhouettes of windmills surrounded by tulips blooming in various colors. The Netherlands boasts some quirky combinations of cutting-edge
Madrid’s Golden Triangle of Art: the highlights (part two)

Madrid’s Golden Triangle of Art: the highlights (part two)

In part one, we went through the most famous artworks in the Prado Museum. Now let's look at the must-see pieces in the other two museums that form Ma
20 signs that you have lived in Spain for too long

20 signs that you have lived in Spain for too long

Have you lived in Spain long enough as an expat to merge with the local ambiance? Here are 20 telltale signs to check: 1. You think it's totally no
20 fun places to visit in and around Krakow

20 fun places to visit in and around Krakow

Krakow is one of the most beautiful cities in Poland (many claim that it is, in fact, the most beautiful one). Krakow's gorgeous squares, buildings, a
Four pilgrimage routes to walk or bike with purpose

Four pilgrimage routes to walk or bike with purpose

Today many of the traditional pilgrimage routes have turned into a tourist business rather than a matter of religion. But times change and if you feel
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