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Have you ever compared apples with oranges? That’s how it feels to compare visiting Siena or Florence. Nevertheless, I’ll attempt the nearly impossible and advise you on how to decide whether to visit Florence or Siena. Having been to both of these amazing Tuscan cities, I can tell you about the major differences between the …

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Even though I went to Florida a couple times, I swept through Downtown Miami and spent most of my time in South Beach. That’s why I invited a fellow blogger, Wayne from alwaysontheshore.com, to write about Downtown Miami that he knows much better than me: Downtown Miami is one of the most stunning and vibrant …

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From boutique hotels near Fort Kochin to resorts that are almost their own destination, these are the best hotels in Kerala, India. Whether you want to splurge on luxury and relaxation or prefer something a little more basic (but still clean and comfortable), I’ve got you covered. Kerala is a destination that belongs on any …

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In Czech, there’s a famous song implying one needs to see Znojmo double (it rhymes in Czech). Meaning, one should drink all the wine there is while in Znojmo! And it just perfectly sums up what your trip to Znojmo, Czech Republic, should entail. Exploring this beautiful town lying so off the beaten path that …

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Prague in winter is incredibly beautiful. Even if you’re one of those who do mind the cold weather, fortunately, there are still many Prague winter things to do and enjoy. Winter might as well be the best time of year to visit Prague. Franz Kafka loved winters in Prague, probably because the city feels more …

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Are you looking for the best tours in Prague? After more than a decade of living in and writing about Prague, I’ve had many friends visit from all over the world as well as a strong community of readers that I’ve advised and guided through this magical and majestic city throughout the years.  Along the …

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If you fancy a long weekend vacation in Austria, you cannot go wrong with a combination of Mellau and Feldkirch in Vorarlberg, Austria. The cute Alpine village of Mellau enclosed by hills and mountains will provide all the peace and quiet you may need, while vibrant Feldkirch will amaze you with its architecture and picturesqueness.  …

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Prague Castle is undoubtedly THE most famous Czech castle. It helps it’s UNESCO-listed and is claimed and confirmed (by the Guinness World Records) to be the largest castle in the world. As is often the case when you’re a local somewhere, you tend to omit the main landmarks and go see them just when out-of-town …

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Brandnertal Austria may be unknown to travelers far and wide, but local adventurers have long been aware of the beauty of this region. The stunning alpine character has given Brandnertal a few aces up its sleeve and it’s guaranteed to wow you. The views – from the valley up to the peaks and from the …

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