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The 10 Best Wine and Food Festivals in the World

Wine connoisseurs and foodies have plenty to get excited about this year, with a packed roster of gastronomic events taking place around the globe. From celebrity studded culinary masterclasses to grape-stomping competitions, here are 10 Wine and Food festivals that you don’t want to miss.

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April 4, 2013 by | 2 Comments

The 10 Best European Cities for Layovers

Whether your layover is a quick break or an entire 24 hours, venturing outside the airport in one of these ten European multi-faceted cities will make your layover just as memorable as your final destination. Here are our picks for the best European cities for layovers.

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April 1, 2013 by | 1 Comment

12 of the Most Beautiful Castles and Palaces in Europe

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With its tumultuous history of feuding Royals and battling troops, its no surprise that Europe harbors an impressive array of castles and palaces, many of which boast spectacular locations. From the official residence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth to the real-life Sleeping Beauty Castle, here are 12 of the most beautiful Castles and Palaces in […]

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March 19, 2013 by | 4 Comments

11 of the Best Staircases in the World to Climb

Duisburg Tiger and Turtle

When given the choice between a stress-free elevator ride and a dusty old stairwell, the elevator almost always wins. While there’s nothing wrong with trying to save a few minutes on your morning rush to work by riding the elevator, plan on taking the stairs on your next vacation. Most cities are best explored on […]

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December 5, 2012 by | 3 Comments

Olympic Medal Ceremony: Our Picks for the Best Destinations Around the World

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The London 2012 Olympics doesn’t start until July 27, but we’ve already given out our medals for the Travel Olympics.

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July 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on Olympic Medal Ceremony: Our Picks for the Best Destinations Around the World

A Guide to Drinking Beer in Europe

Guinness Storehouse

Beer lovers, you don’t have to go far in Europe to try amazing new ales. The options are endless! After all, Europeans have been brewing beer for hundreds of years…they know how to get it right. Here are a few highlights for beer enthusiasts making their way around Europe.

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July 12, 2012 by | 2 Comments

Top Things to Do in Berlin

Berlin was the world’s largest construction site has been battered and bruised, divided but never conquered. It’s defiant, it’s determined, it’s open-minded. And it’s affordable. No wonder it’s full of artists. Here are the top things to do in Berlin.

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June 15, 2012 by | 2 Comments

Team Europe Update: Ryan & Asha in Munich


For the next portion of their adventure, Ryan and Asha left Prague and Martina behind and returned to Germany. This time they were in Munich, home of Oktoberfest and the capital of Bavaria. Read on to see what they did during their four days in Munich!

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May 22, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Team Europe Update: Ryan & Asha in Berlin

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After a fun time in Amsterdam, Ryan and Asha hopped on a train to Berlin. Read on to find out what they did on their first stop in Germany!

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May 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on Team Europe Update: Ryan & Asha in Berlin

8 Hamburg Festivals

Christopher Street Day Parade

Hamburg, Germany is a city of celebration! With destinations like the Saint Pauli Quarter and the Reeperbahn, one of Europe’s most infamous party districts, it’s no secret that locals know how to have a good time. No matter what time of year travelers visit, there is always an event to attend. Everything from welcoming the […]

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May 1, 2012 by | Comments Off on 8 Hamburg Festivals