Monthly Archives: April 2010

Spotlight on Bath, England

             Bath, England is a beautiful, little city of Georgian Architecture with Roman echoes.  The Roman Baths are the major, but by no means the only, tourist attraction.  (Rent an Audio-guide for a richer experience.)  Also in the city … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Nice and the French Riviera

               Nice and the French Riviera are located on the southern shores of France.  This particular area of the Mediterranean is stunningly beautiful and has become a playground for both the rich and famous as well as the average … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Transylvania

                Transylvania, a region in the central part of Romania, offers charming Eastern European villages without the hordes of travelers to compete with, as well as excellent mountains to hike or ski.  The Bucegi Mountains provide the hiking and skiing.  … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of The Hague, Netherlands

          Walking Tour of The Hague, Netherlands   The Hague, Netherlands’ seat of government (despite Amsterdam being the major city), is an elegant and stately city, just 43 miles (about 60 kilometers) southwest of Amsterdam. Internationally, the city is … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Warsaw, Poland

          Walking Tour of Warsaw, Poland   Warsaw is the capital and largest city in Poland.  It has a history which dates to the Middle Ages and includes much war and destruction.  World War II, however, was its most … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

            Walking Tour of Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic   Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, is the largest and oldest of the Czech Republic’s many spas. It was an extremely popular location for the rich and famous of the 19th and … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Graz, Austria

              Walking Tour of Graz, Austria   Graz, Austria, is a pleasant mix of old and new. The major tourist attractions are centered in the Old Town, which lies along the eastern bank of the Mur River. The best way … Continue reading

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