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21 Awesome Things to do in Croatia

Ready to explore the very best things to do in Croatia? From extravagant ancient palaces to Game of Thrones location-spotting, you’ll never tire of this wonderful country. With its coastal cities branded jewels of the Adriatic, it’s no wonder that I’m so smitten with this sleepy European country.  In fact, Croatia is a place I …

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25 Beautiful Castles in Slovenia That Are Right Out of a Fairytale

Ready to discover the most beautiful castles in Slovenia? If Slovenia isn’t yet on your radar, it should be: this country is one of Europe’s best-kept secrets. With their rich history, beautiful architecture, and location in nature, the castles in Slovenia are some of the most amazing in the world. In this post, I’ve picked …

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15 Incredible Things to Do in Tromso, Norway in Winter

Discover the best things to do in Tromso in winter with this practical and in-depth guide. There’s nothing like experiencing the inky-black darkness of the polar night for the first time – and there are few better places to view it than during winter in Tromso. During the height of the day, the sun blazes …

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The Best Things to do in Granada, Spain

Ready to discover some of the best things to do in Granada, Spain? Look no further  – we’re about to explore Granada’s top attractions and activities in this in-depth guide.  It’s certainly no secret that Granada is the crown jewel of Spain’s Andalusia region.  With its sophisticated Spanish flair, famous landmarks, stunning scenery, and rich …

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17 Unmissable Places to Visit in Tuscany

Tuscany knows its charms and isn’t afraid to show them off. Teetering hilltop towns surrounded by rolling hills, dramatic religious buildings, museums filled with the wealth and excesses of days past – it’s everything you want from Italy and more. Here’s my pick of the best places to visit in Tuscany. Italy’s most famous region, …

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18 Fabulous Things to Do in Porto 

Wondering what to do in Porto? This Porto travel guide will take you through this city’s unmissable attractions and activities.  It’s no secret that Porto is one of my favourite places to explore in Portugal, with its fine wine and old-world charm. This coastal city in northwest Portugal sits just above the scenic Douro Valley …

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Where to Stay in the Cotswolds: A Step-by-Step Guide

Wondering where to stay in the Cotswolds? This step-by-step guide walks you through the best bases for exploring this gorgeous region.  The Cotswolds are amongst my favourite destinations in the UK for a short getaway. The name “Cotswolds” itself means “gentle hills”, and that’s exactly what you get in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, …

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The Best Things to do in Bruges, Belgium: 23 Activities You Have to Try

Bruges is one of Belgium’s best-loved cities, often outshining the capital of Brussels. Planning your visit? Don’t miss this guide to the best things to do in Bruges to help you plan your trip.  Bruges is the archetypal Flemish city, but it’s so much more than that. Ancient brickwork and winding canals give the city …

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Best Beaches In Italy

Hunting out the best beaches in Italy? You’re in the right place! Lovingly nicknamed “Bel Paese”, which stands for beautiful country, Italy has 4,723 miles of tranquil coastline, attracting millions of tourists every year. Aside from the incredible coastal towns, delicious local foods, and plenty of sun, this coastline is also home to some of …

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