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A Vacation in Napoleon’s Footsteps
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A Vacation in Napoleon’s Footsteps

2019-09-11

There is a heavenly bunch of seven rocky islands off the Tuscan coast which according to legend originated from gems fallen into the Tyrrhenian sea from Venus's necklace, forming the Tuscan Archipelago. Elba, the largest, is mainly known for its wild nature, enchanting beaches and a lively nightlife.

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The Ancient Heart of Apulia
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The Ancient Heart of Apulia

2019-07-01

The over 400 kilometers-long land stretching at the very end of Italy, bordering the Adriatic and the Ionian Sea and occupying what is currently referred to as the “heel” of the Boot, is the region known as Apulia.

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A Rhine Romance of Riesling and Castles
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A Rhine Romance of Riesling and Castles

2019-09-05

“Five minutes to get another fruit juice,” I tell my Canadian cruise mates on the sundeck of CroisiEurope’s MS Lafayette and race downstairs to the bar and back. Just in time for the next castle to loom on top of the hill. We are in the middle of one of Europe’s most popular river cruising routes, watching amazing landscapes and at least forty castles and fortresses from the Middle Ages go by from our chaises. Can you ever take enough pictures of castles? No, of course not.

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500 Years of Renaissance
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500 Years of Renaissance

2019-07-01

Summer will be more festive than usual in the Loire Valley. Cradle of the French Renaissance, the region marks the 500th anniversary of both the (start of) the construction of Chambord and the death of Leonardo da Vinci.

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Chinese Summer Days
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Chinese Summer Days

2019-07-05

Because of their giant pandas Wu Wen en Xing Ya, Ouwehands Zoo outside the Dutch town of Rhenen feels very connected to Chinese culture. This is why the zoo organizes special Chinese Days during the summer months.

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The Hidden Alleys of London
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The Hidden Alleys of London

2019-07-04

As any resident can tell you, there is ‘Greater London’ and there is ‘The City of London’. Sprawling over just 1 square mile, The City of London is the financial and historical heart of the metropolis, a singular place, steeped in history.

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