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Cultural Route of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a hugely popular destination for budget travelers. The cosmopolitan vibe of the city, coupled with its reputation for creativity, has backpackers heading to the Dutch capital in their ..
(January 19, 2009)
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A Guide to Trendy East London

East London is a cacophony of sights, sounds, cultures and attractions. With a vibrant nightlife, renowned curry houses and an artistic vibe, the area is arguably the trendiest part of London. ..
(January 19, 2009)
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Introduction to Auschwitz-Birkenau

Located at Oswiecim in Poland, Auschwitz-Birkenau was the largest of the concentration camps of World War II. Established in mid-1940, by 1942 it had become the biggest death camp under the Nazis. It .
(November 17, 2008)
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Top 10 Restaurants in Chicago

With some of the America's best chefs calling the city's restaurants their home, eating out in Chicago is a gastronomic treat. For travelers in the city, food can be a definite highlight and, with so .
(November 18, 2008)
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Information For a Gap Year in Europe

The 27 countries of the European Union each have their own distinct cultures, languages, foods and customs. And, with their great diversity and many attractions, gap year travelers in Europe often ..
(November 18, 2008)
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Ten Top Edinburgh Attractions

Located in the southeast of Scotland on the Forth estuary, Edinburgh is the country's second-largest city after Glasgow and, as the cultural as well as political capital, has much to offer travelers. .
(October 06, 2008)
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Montmartre, Paris

The 18th arrondissement of Paris known as Montmartre is so-named after the 130-meter-high hill which rises up in the middle of the district and is home to its most famous and popular attraction, the ..
(October 07, 2008)
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City Breaks in Prague

The beautiful city of Prague and proud historic capital of the Czech Republic is situated along the Vltava River. It has managed to retain much of its traditional appearance, whilst also developing ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Top Ten Things to Do in Chicago

Chicago has so much to offer travelers that it is often difficult to know where to start. The iconic home of the skyscraper and its own unmistakable jazz and blues traditions make it a must-see ..
(September 01, 2008)
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Greece - A Country Full of History

The historical standard bearer of western thought, democracy and civil society, Greece has developed a distinct culture that compels any traveler to learn more. And consisting of sixty inhabited ..
(August 18, 2008)
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Krakow - An Introduction to Kazimierz

As one of the largest and oldest cities in Poland, Krakow is a must-visit for any traveler. The city has plenty for people staying in Krakow hostels to see and do, and the bohemian Kazimierz district .
(August 18, 2008)
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10 Reasons to Fall in Love With New York City

There is a near-endless supply of wonderful things to see and do in New York City, which is arguably one of the most exciting places to visit in the world. Few tourists visit New York without great ..
(August 11, 2008)
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Fashion and Culture in Tokyo's Shibuya

The Shibuya district of Japan's capital city, Tokyo, is the epitome of modernity, high fashion and fast-paced living. Travelers heading here for the first time from their Tokyo hostels, however, ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Top 10 Washington Attractions For Free

Washington was designed specifically to house the US federal government and as the country's capital. Yet despite its very functional purpose, the city itself is a great place to visit, packed with ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Budget Breaks to Remember in Krakow

The former royal capital of Poland, Krakow remains at the heart of the country's cultural heritage and tradition. The busy university and thriving tourist trade create a lively cosmopolitan scene, ..
(June 16, 2008)
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A Guide to Literary New York

New York is undoubtedly America's most culturally vibrant city. Throughout its history, it's always been a catalyst for innovation and change, not least in terms of its literary contribution. Today, ..
(June 23, 2008)
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Europes Largest Medieval Square

One of Europe's finest examples of historical architectural beauty that ranks alongside Austria's Vienna and Italy's Florence, the once regal capital of Krakow has retained much of its ancient charm. .
(June 24, 2008)
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Helsinki An Original City

Helsinki is the longstanding capital of Finland, located in the southern-most part of the country's industrialized region. In more ways than perhaps most other capital cities around the world, ..
(June 30, 2008)
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From Dresden Via Prague to Krakow A Historical Treasure Trove ..

Travelling from Dresden to Prague to Krakow is one of central Europe's loveliest - but most-neglected - routes. Encompassing three countries, the route allows hostel-dwellers to explore three ..
(July 07, 2008)
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Best Places to Visit in Paris

The French capital of Paris has long been one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations and is home to many of the continent's famed attractions. Despite appearing to be quite a confusing ..
(July 08, 2008)
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A Travel Guide to Warsaw

Poland's capital of Warsaw has seen more than its fair share of action and activity over the years, making it one of Europe's most intriguing cities to visit. Following widespread destruction during .
(July 14, 2008)
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Canada Travel Tips

Canada As the second largest landmass in the world, there's plenty to see in Canada. But even with its vast size, stretching from the Atlantic to the Pacific coasts, it is by no means insurmountable, .
(July 16, 2008)
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Stockholm Take a Trip to the Archipelago

Stockholm's archipelago is one of the worlds most impressive. Comprised of over 30,000 islands, it can be an excellent place to spend part of a holiday in the Swedish capital. Tourist can even stay ..
(July 21, 2008)
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Copenhagen City With a Royal Touch

Denmark's capital Copenhagen bears all the hallmarks of a vibrant, modern and laidback society. But the city still retains a strong connection with its royal family, which at its peak commanded a ..
(July 22, 2008)
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Paul Gauguins Inspiration in French Polynesia

A leading post-impressionist artist, Paul Gauguin's work and life reached one of its most significant turning points when he migrated to the idyllic setting of French Polynesia in the South Pacific. .
(July 29, 2008)
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