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8 Amazing Places to Visit in Bulgaria

Bulgaria is one of the largest countries in the Balkans, set along the coast of the Black Sea, and is hidden gem of Europe. Believe it or not there are endless ancient sites to explore, fascinating culture, and breathtaking scenery in this gem of Eastern Europe. From beautiful cities and resort towns, to captivating mountain ranges,

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7 Awesome Things to Do In Cinque Terre

Italy’s most famous five fishing villages, known as Cinque Terre, have found its way onto the bucket list of many travelers. The reasons for that lie in the dramatic coastal scenery, sinuous paths, 19th-century railway, vernacular architecture, and colorful houses. If these charming villages are on your travel list, here are a few fantastic things to

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5 Reasons You Should Visit Germany

Germany is a diverse country with so much to offer its visitors. It is a remarkable place to explore and enjoy the great outdoors where you can travel back to medieval times at the center of its modern cities. Apart from its breathtaking attractions, exceptional festivities, and multi-cultural diversity, you will surely witness a lot

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The Best Neighborhood in London to Stay On Your Trip

London is one of the world’s top tourism destinations, with the city attracting more than 20 million visitors in 2018. But due to the vast nature of this British capital, choosing the best neighborhood in London to stay is difficult for all visitors. Each neighborhood of this great metropolis offers you an entirely different experience.

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7 Tips to Survive Holiday Travel

Traveling during the holidays is bound to be stressful in one way or another.  We have compiled 7 useful holiday travel tips to alleviate some of the stress of holiday travel. 1. Signup For TSA Pre-Check. TSA Pre-Check is an expedited security screening program connecting travelers departing from the United States with a aster screening

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5 Clever Gift Ideas for People Visiting London

Your friend or relative will be visiting London soon and you aren’t sure of which gift items to get them. You want to get them something they will not only love but that will make their trip easier and more enjoyable. Here are 5 gift ideas for people visiting London that will surely excite your

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The Real ID Act – What You MUST Know Before You Fly

Updated April 7, 2020 What Is a REAL I.D.?  You have been hearing a lot about the REAL ID Act and enhanced driver licenses on the news. This is something that has been in the works for a long time and is important because starting October 1, 2020 (now this has been pushed back 1

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When to Visit Scotland – What You Need to Know

When to visit Scotland depends heavily on region, time of year, and what you are looking to do. The country is awash in seasonal activities, varied weather patterns, and cultural festivals specific to certain times of the year. Below you will find when to visit Scotland by region to help you plan your trip! But

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How to Get Pleasure From Traveling Solo

If you want to travel alone and still make the most out of your vacation, then you’ve come to the right place. Single travel is a skill that you may not have, but it isn’t hard to achieve. We’ve compiled a list of the top seven tips for traveling solo. #1: Say, “YES!” It will either

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Beautiful But Weird London Museums

When on a free walking tour across the city of London, you will see tons of beautiful museums. Some of them are ordinary, others are extraordinary, and others are, well, weird. Here are 7 of these weird London museums. Related: 11 Free Things To Do In London 1. Grant Museum of Zoology This museum is

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Best Backpacking Gear For Women in 2019

Are you planning to hit the road and have an adventurous backpacking trip this year? That’s a wonderful decision! However, unlike other types of vacation where you can just throw a few items in your suitcase and hit the airport, backpacking requires a lot more preparation and packing expertise. Luckily, you can always rely on

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Withdrawing Money in Europe

Getting cash in Europe is relatively easy. With tens of millions of tourists visiting the continent each year, there are many ways to set yourself with local currency for your trip. ATM’s are the best and smartest way for withdrawing money in Europe so do not forget your Debit Card before you depart. These are

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