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Portugal For Wine Aficionados

Wine tourism is at it’s best in Portugal, where viniculture is rooted in rich history, and is more a way of life than an interest. Wine enthusiasts will appreciate the abundance of selection, quality, and complexity found in Portuguese wine … Continue reading

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Packing Tips for Extended Holidays

Where ever your vacation might take you, packing is an important step you should give great consideration, especially if your trip is particularly long. Extended holidays are often most popular during summer vacation, when families travel together, and often go … Continue reading

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Travel Accessories for Backpackers

Backpacking is an exciting way to see the world, and is an experience everyone should have at some point in their life. Whether you’re just seeing Europe on a budget, or want to discover rural Asia, backpacking offers a unique … Continue reading

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Useful Travel Apps

These days, there’s an app for everything, no matter what phone you might have. iPhones, blackberries, smart phones, or any web enabled phone can make the most of these travel apps. Whether you’re on holiday, a business trip, or just … Continue reading

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Best European Shopping Destinations

Europe is home to many prized travel destinations, every country offering it’s own unique experience and attractions. From historical monuments to ruins, from natural wonders to feats of architecture, Europe attracts travelers from all over the world for a variety … Continue reading

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Most Iconic Cafes in the World

There are many things that motivate people to travel, and many sights that attract tourists from all over the world. Often these are monuments or historical landmarks, or feats of architecture that we can’t see anywhere else in the world, … Continue reading

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Central Europe via Prague

Prague is quickly growing as one of the most popular destinations in Central Europe, primarily because of it’s ability to cater to even the most strict of budgets. From low cost flights, to cheap beer, Prague is a highly desirable, … Continue reading

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