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Exploring the History of Malta on a Sightseeing Tour

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The Viator Malta Sightseeing Tour: Blue Grotto, Marsaxlokk and Ghar Dalam offers the best of what the island has to offer in terms of landscapes, and a great introduction to the prehistoric heritage of the island, including a visit to the Tarxien temples. After having spent some days exploring Malta’s cities and its more recent […]

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June 1, 2015 by | Comments Off on Exploring the History of Malta on a Sightseeing Tour

European Destinations to Escape the Crowds This Summer

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The popularity of many European cities has exploded, so much so that it’s relatively difficult to find uncrowded European destinations in summer. While Paris, Rome and London remain the heavy hitters, there are a number of lesser-known places just as worthy of visiting throughout the continent.

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May 27, 2015 by | Comments Off on European Destinations to Escape the Crowds This Summer

May Top Photos of the Month: Ciao, Italy!

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Say, “Ciao!” to Italy this spring by taking a look at Viator’s May Top Photos of the Month!

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May 5, 2015 by | Comments Off on May Top Photos of the Month: Ciao, Italy!

Map: 27 Game of Thrones Filming Locations to Visit in Europe

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The otherworldly landscapes seen on-screen in the Game of Thrones are as captivating as the dragons, direwolves and white walkers that make the story so unique. From the icy wilderness North of the Wall to the soaring fortress of King’s Landing, many of the show’s most memorable scenes were shot in real-life locations dotted all […]

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April 24, 2015 by | Comments Off on Map: 27 Game of Thrones Filming Locations to Visit in Europe

Discovering the World of Game of Thrones in Croatia

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Battling the wind on top of the ramparts, the view over Dubrovnik’s terracotta-tiled rooftops is familiar. Perhaps it’s because I’ve seen it in a million travel brochures, but when my guide pulls out a screen shot of King’s Landing, it clicks into place. I can see a CGI-generated giant Sept of Baelor replacing Dubrovnik’s more […]

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April 9, 2015 by | Comments Off on Discovering the World of Game of Thrones in Croatia

April Top Photos of the Month: Spring has Sprung

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Spring is in the air which means all the flowers are in bloom. Check out the beauty of spring around the world in Viator’s April Top Photos of the month!

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April 2, 2015 by | Comments Off on April Top Photos of the Month: Spring has Sprung

8 Reasons to Visit Belfast Now

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The time of ‘The Troubles’ has passed, and Belfast no longer tops the Travel Advisory List where it was once lumped with Beirut, Baghdad, and Bosnia. This Northern Ireland city is busy redefining itself and here are eight reasons to witness Belfast’s dynamic comeback now.

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March 24, 2015 by | Comments Off on 8 Reasons to Visit Belfast Now

March Top Photos of the Month: The Luck of the Irish

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Take in the beautiful sites of Ireland with Viator’s March Top Photos of the Month!

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March 16, 2015 by | Comments Off on March Top Photos of the Month: The Luck of the Irish

Your European Vacation Just Got Cheaper: 8 Ways to Explore a Less Expensive Europe

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You know what’s the best thing, when you’re a budget-conscious traveler? When something happens that makes your entire trip cheaper, without you having to change a single thing on your itinerary. That something, in this case, is a steep drop in the value of the euro, making European trips cheaper than they’ve been since 2003.

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February 2, 2015 by | Comments Off on Your European Vacation Just Got Cheaper: 8 Ways to Explore a Less Expensive Europe

Exploring Brussels with a Chocolate Walking Tour and Workshop

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When in Belgium, eat as the Belgians do – which, if tourist lore is to be believed, is a diet consisting of fries and waffles, washed down with beer and polished off with a buffet of chocolate. And so I had two goals when I arrived in Brussels. To try all the local delicacies on […]

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January 12, 2015 by | Comments Off on Exploring Brussels with a Chocolate Walking Tour and Workshop