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Copenhagen, Scandinavia's most relaxed capital
Jan 14, 2016
Denmark's capital, Copenhagen, is Scandinavia's most relaxed capital city. It has a distinctly European feel, a friendly street-life, and unique cafe culture. The city is perfect for wandering through at your leisure, or alternatively, make like a local and hop on a bike.
The inspiration behind the Disney theme parks, the famous Tivoli amusement park and pleasure gardens has more than 20 attractions, an open-air theaters and a wealth of restaurants and cafes.
On the tiny island of Slotsholmen is the Danish seat of government. Christiansborg boasts more than 800 years of history and today,…
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Miami, the Magic city
Jan 12, 2016
There are things to do in Miami to satisfy everyone's tastes. Whether you'd like to party all night on South Beach, explore the natural wonders of Everglades National Park or simply veg out on the beach with your friends.
No visit to Miami can be considered complete without a stop at South Beach, Miami's hotspot. From shopping to partying, this area is well-known for being a trendy locale.
The Everglades National Park is one of the most unusual public parks in the United States. Located on the southern tip of Florida, the park is home to 14 rare and endangered species, including the…
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Explore San Cristobal de las Casas
Jan 10, 2016
San Cristobal de las Casas is situated in a fertile valley surrounded by mountains in the southern state of Chiapas, Mexico. It is home to several indigenous groups descended from the Maya. San Cristobal is one of Mexico's best-preserved Spanish colonial towns.
San Cristobal has been a well-known international tourist destination since the 70s. Today, the town is home to numerous travel agencies, language schools, art-house cinemas, museums and artisans' markets, as well as a dizzying array of shops, sidewalk cafes and restaurants, many catering to international visitors.
You'll want to…
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Visit Serenissima Venice
Jan 06, 2016
The fact that so many other leading cities are nicknamed after Venice - Bruges, Stockholm and St Petersburg among them - speaks volumes in itself; it is truly one of the most desirable tourist destinations in the world.
St Mark's Square is Venice's chief public square. Its Campanile tower offers the city's highest views, and it also draws crowds keen to witness its famous frequent bouts of flooding.
The St Mark's Basilica, nicknamed the 'Church of gold' for its lavish golden decorations, this magnificent structure is the chief Roman Catholich church in Venice.
This 15th century Doge's…
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Phnom Penh, Pearl of Asia
Jan 05, 2016
One of the known 'Pearl of Asia', Phnom Penh is one of the East's most tempting treasures. In this short article, we provide you with some of the Cambodian capital's most prized attractions.
The Royal Palace speaks for itself as a vast and impressive complex of structures that serve as the residence of the Cambodian monarchy.
The Silver Pagoda serves as one of the most important centre of Buddhist worship in Cambodia, as well as a shrine of valuable historical artefacts and other precious objects.
The National Museum houses over 14,000 items, including one of the world's largest…
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Ten overrated things in London
Jan 04, 2016
One of the most visited cities in the world, tourists are smothered by guides quibbling over what to prioritise in its wealth of attractions. Less commonly explored is what to avoid. In this short article, we identify ten of the most ill-advised things to see and do in this famous city.
1. The Underground
Suffocating crowds make Underground travel labourious makes it one of the ten overrated things in London. By far the fastest and most comfortable way to get about in London is by bus.
2. Oxford Street
Ubiquitous brand names and streets as crowded as the Underground make this a…
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Queenstown, New Zealand show off
Jan 03, 2016
Queenstown, New Zealand's show off, sits at the base of steep mountains, on the edge of a beautiful lake. It's an incredible mix of gorgeous views, great food and fun outdoor activities.
Overlooking Queenstown is Bob's Peak. It's a great hike through the forest. The views are fantastic. There are countless of hikes all around Queenstown. And if you're a mountain biker, there are numerous trails down the mountain too.
If you just want to take in the view, without the hiking part, take the Gondola. It's the steepest in the Southern Hemisphere, and it is quite quick.
At the top, there are…
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Envoy Hostel Yerevan
Jan 02, 2016
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Focused on delivering excellence in budget accommodation, Envoy Hostel Yerevan was opened in September of 2005. Designed by travelers for travelers, with a focus on comfort and convenience, the hostel was the first one not only in Yerevan but also in the entire Caucasus region.
Envoy Hostel is located in the heart of Yerevan, just a few steps away from main pubs, cafes and city sights. Throughout these 10…
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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year
Dec 31, 2015
Just to make sure that you all get our seasons greetings, here are 139 other ways to say "Merry Christmas and Happy new year"!
Enjoy and stay safe!
Afrikaans - Geseende Kerfees en 'n gelukkige nuwe jaar
Albanian - GÃƒzuar Krishlindjet Vitin e Ri!
Amharic - Melkam Yelidet Beaal
Arabic - I'D Miilad Said ous Sana Saida
Aramaic- Edo bri'cho o rish d'shato brich'to!
Argentine -Feliz Navidad
Armenian - Shenoraavor Nor Dari yev Pari Gaghand
Aromunian - CrÃƒÂ£ciunu hÃƒÂ£riosu shi unu anu nÃƒÂ£u, bunu!
Azeri - Tezze Iliniz Yahsi Olsun
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Salzburg, the formidable white city
Dec 29, 2015
Nestled in scenic alpine landscape, Salzburg is renowned for its cultural heritage. In this article, we provide you some of the many things to see and do in this enriching place.
The Old Town is not only one of the most picturesque and well-preserved in all of Europe but also sits at the heart of many of Salzburg's main attractions, making it the perfect starting point for any visit.
The largest complete fortress in Europe, the Hohensalzburg Castle is a symbol of the city and an epicentre of much of its long and varied history.
Originally founded by St Rupert, there has been a cathedral…