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Exploring Rome: Best Guided Tours in the Eternal City

Even the most independent traveler can benefit from a guided tour in Rome. Not only do they provide an easy way to get the lay of the land, they provide useful background information on Roman sites worth exploring further. By adopting the right attitude and realizing their limitations, the savvy traveler can enjoy the camaraderie of fellow travelers while being chauffeured around to do nothing more than taken in the sights and listen to the commentary. Continue reading

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How to Dress Like a Local in Zurich

The weather in Zurich incorporates two extremes, namely humid, hot summers, and snow-filled, cold winters. As Switzerland is the proud home of the Alps, the weather is tricky as well, which means you should make sure you pack accordingly. If you wish to blend in the crowds of locals easily, and you want to ensure a comfortable stay in the city, make sure to take into account the following suggestions regarding the dress code in the Swiss city. Continue reading

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Top Three Weird Traditions in Vienna

Vienna is an amazing city to visit, and you will not only fall in love with its architecture and its cultural heritage, but the coffee and the pastry will most definitely make its way to your heart and, hopefully, not to your tights. As you must be dying to get there already and sip some flavored coffee at some fancy cafe, while you listen to one of their classic composers Continue reading

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Holiday guide to Rhodes, Greece

The largest of the Dodecanese islands, Rhodes has managed to retain its charm and beauty. The busy resort of Faliraki may attract the club 18-30 crowd, but the rest of the island is cosmopolitan, chic, and drenched in history. For Rhodes holidays offers visit Greecevillasrentals.com.

Rhodes Town offers both a modern, fashionable new town’ with shops, bars and restaurants, as well as the medieval walled old town’. The old town is stunning, overflowing with history such as the Palace of the Kings and the street of the knights, said to be the best preserved medieval street in Europe. Continue reading