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Traveling in Retirement: What to do and Where to Go

For many people, their wanderlust hasn’t disappeared just because they are getting older, and traveling in retirement is as popular today as it’s ever been. In fact, there is evidence to show that it grows stronger, as 75% of users of NewRetirement’s (a retirement planning solutions firm) Retirement Planner mention travel as what they want …

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7 Best Things to do in Iceland: More Than Just the Blue Lagoon

Breathtaking scenery, a wealth of flora and fauna, friendly locals as well as a rich and fascinating heritage – it’s easy to see why so many people have Iceland on their travel bucket lists. But while the area is famous for its geothermal pools (and with good reason), you’ll be pleased to learn that there’s …

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The 7 Best Wineries in Tuscany

Tuscany has long been associated with breathtaking scenery and some of Italy’s best made wines. In this enchanting landscape of rolling hills and winding roads, you’ll find glorious sunflower fields, ancient olive groves, medieval ruins, and wonderfully wild forests. And, of course, world-class wineries. Wine touring here is not about a five-minute tasting at a …

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Top 12 Things To Do In Venice

Venice is built on more than a hundred small islands in a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea. You’ll find no roads, just canals lined with timeless Renaissance and Gothic palaces, with an endless amount of things to do. Venice is divided into six ‘sestieri’, or neighborhoods, all with uniquely different characters. The central square, Piazza San …

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8 Reasons Why You Should Visit Moldova: Europe’s Least Visited Country

Visit Moldova – a small nation nestled between Romania and Ukraine – that’s rich in unspoiled countryside, beautiful wine tours and boasts an off-the-beaten-path charm. As European holiday destinations go, Moldova doesn’t top many lists, but it’s a hidden gem that everyone should see at least once.  Here are just a few of the reasons …

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Bern: Switzerland’s “Unofficial” Capital City

Old Town with Clock Tower Bern, Switzerland’s “unofficial” capital is perhaps the most underrated city in Europe. It’s a perfect destination for the history lover, the foodie, outdoor enthusiast, leisurely and relaxed, and the casual shopper. When traveling to Europe, the majority of Americans don’t make it to Bern. Geneva, Zurich, Lucerne, Interlaken and the like …

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A Traveler's Guide to Eating In Spain and Staying Healthy

From sun-ripened fresh fruit and vegetables to nuts, fish, dairy and olive oil, Spain has long been recognized around the world for its cuisine. The Spanish diet is a typical example of this type of healthy Mediterranean living. For those traveling to Spain, understanding the cuisine, food culture, and following a few key Spain food …

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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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Porto: What You Can't Miss In Portugal’s Northern Gem

Portugal is an altogether different experience than most other western European countries, and Porto epitomizes this feeling. A confused mixture of old and new world, it’s hard to put a pin on this cultural gem. Porto, Portugal is a wash with historical buildings and world class museums. In fact, a large section of the city’s …

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