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Around the World: In Barcelona, In Search of Antonio Gaudi

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Barcelona is a splendid city, one that really requires multiple visits for full appreciation. The city’s cultural ambience is absolutely extraordinary. Among the must see attractions are the magnificent Miro Museum and equally impressive Picasso Museum, both of which deserve lengthy visits instead of the cursory browses given them by ...Read more

Around the World: Tracking the Great Tintin in Brussels

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BRUSSELS, Belgium -- Many travelers owe their inspiration to seek adventure abroad to Tintin, the legendary international journalist who travels around the globe seeking answers to mysteries in which circumstances and his curious nature intersect.
 
As you surely know, Tintin is a cartoon character, and his quests are pure ...Read more

Around the World: Safety Tips For Women Traveling Solo

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The U.S. State Department reports that more and more Americans travel abroad every year, and that the fastest growing group within that ever-increasing population of touring Americans is women traveling alone.

Whether traveling on vacation or for business, women are venturing solo into the great wide world. And, unfortunately,...Read more

Around the World: How to Feast in Hong Kong

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HONG KONG – For savvy travelers, Hong Kong is gourmet heaven, a place where you’ll never have to hanker long for a top quality repast. Restaurants abound, and they serve an awesome variety of Chinese regional cuisines and a smorgasbord of other traditional and innovative cooking styles.

Even for tourists with strict ...Read more

Around the World: Keeping Fit at 30,000 Feet!

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Before all New Year’s resolve fades away, make a pact with yourself to be a healthier traveler during 2020. Adopt an inflight routine that will minimize the discomfort and adverse physical effects of flying.

Whether you take to the skies to get to a much anticipated vacation destination or flight is a required and routine ...Read more

Around the World: Tips for 20-20 Travel During 2020

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They say that hindsight is 20-20, but looking ahead and planning for travel in 2020 can bring extra excitement and great joy. If you make and keep New Year’s resolutions, add to your list a commitment to travel more and travel smarter in 2020!

Begin by picking dates and selecting destinations for 2020’s adventures – at ...Read more

Around the World: Chasing a Dickensian Christmas

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Charles Dickens’ universally popular “A Christmas Carol” plays a huge part in seasonal celebrations in communities large and small across the US, with families attend readings of the novella, participating in community caroling strolls and enjoying themed dress up events and the sumptuous feasts staged in a variety of venues ranging ...Read more

Around the World: When in Finland, SAUNA!

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When it comes to unwinding after a long journey or an arduous day’s work, most people worldwide take a moment to pour themselves a drink to take the edge off the day’s stresses and relax.

In Finland, people are more likely to head for the sauna. Whether they go solo or with friends or coworkers, Finns rely on sauna to ease...Read more

 

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