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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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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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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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If you’re looking for things to do in Villefranche sur Mer, a lovely town just outside Nice, then I’ve got you covered. My goal is to provide the most complete information about what to do in Villefranche-sur-Mer so that you make the most out of your trip. I invite you to read on, daydream about …

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Images of the best beaches Corsica has to offer always show beautiful white sand. Well, guess what – you can visit Corsica beaches and see only dark brown sand that’s not as appealing to the eyes as the pure whiteness of the sand grains. While everyone flocks to the best beaches in southern Corsica, there …

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Perhaps you’ve been to Sicily already and are looking for some Sicily quotes to remind you of the unique atmosphere that permeates the lovely island.  Or maybe you’re dreaming about visiting one day and are curious about what great minds have thought of it. Either way, these more or less famous quotes about Sicily will bring about some warming feelings …

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If you feel like exploring the real Catania and not just mingle with tourists at a hotel, I’ve prepared a list of the best Catania apartments currently available on Airbnb. I won’t go into how staying at an apartment is so much better to get to know a city. On your holidays to Catania, you’ll …

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