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5 Great Reasons Why You Need to Visit Benagil Cave in Portugal

Known for its beautiful beaches, golf resorts and historic fishing villages, the Algarve is one of Portugal’s most visited regions. And one of the Algarve’s most famous and busiest attractions is the jaw-dropping Benagil Cave! So if you’re planning a trip to the Algarve or are simply just looking for some new travel…

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The Best Way to Spend Two Days in Barcelona [Itinerary]

I recently spent the dreamiest two days in Barcelona. I mean, what better way to beat the January blues than to fly to a gorgeous, sunny country just a mere three days into the year? Whilst it’s safe to say Barcelona isn’t my favourite European city, I could not have had a better time away. Whether it was inhaling all of the…

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9 Great Reasons Why You Should Visit Mechelen, Belgium

Mechelen may not be at the top of your list of European cities to visit but don’t worry, it soon will be. Up-and-coming and with a whole lot of character, there are so many great reasons to visit Mechelen. From the history and stunning architecture to the festivals and Belgian beer, here are some of my favourite things about the…

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11 Best Things to Do in Mechelen, Belgium in a Weekend

Nestled halfway between the larger, more well-trodden Belgium cities of Brussels and Antwerp is Mechelen, a small and picturesque city that is big on charm and history. Whilst it is frequently overlooked, especially by interrailers who often pass through the city on their travels, there are so many reasons to visit Mechelen. As one of…

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How to Easily See Valle di Ledro in a Weekend [Itinerary]

Looking to visit the Italian lakes but are keen to avoid the crowds? Look no further than Valle di Ledro, home to the ever-so-beautiful Lago di Ledro. Unlike nearby Lake Garda, Lake Ledro is a quiet and tranquil paradise, even in the height of peak season. Only 5000 people live here in just 10 villages so the area generally attracts an…

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The Best Way to See Verona in One Day

Oh Verona, you romantic little city you. It is hard not to fall head over heels for the ever-so-charming City of Love. I mean, it’s only apt, right? Even if you only have one day in Verona, I promise you will not feel disappointed when you leave the city. Whether you are keen to dive into history at Verona Arena and the Roman Theatre, or fancy…

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10 Amazing Things to Do in Valle del Chiese

Have you heard of Valle del Chiese? Nope? Well, don’t worry, neither had I. That was before I discovered Trentino, one of Italy’s most beautiful hidden regions. Trentino is an autonomous province located in the country’s far north in the Italian Alps, most well-known for the famous Lake Garda. The easiest way to travel to Trentino is…

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The Best Way to Easily See Paris in Two Days [Itinerary]

Paris is a huge city. I don’t think that should come as a surprise to anyone. Heck, you could easily spend a week or so exploring all of Paris’ cultural attractions, nooks and crannies. But what if you only have two days in the City of Lights? I’m here to tell you that yes, it is possible to see Paris in two days! You just have to travel smart. If you are…

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Hotel Baby Paris: Review of the Best Budget Hotel in Paris

Paris is notoriously known as one of the most expensive cities in the world. And yes, it is very pricey. There’s no denying that. But there are ways to ‘do’ Paris cheaply. And that’s where budget hotels come in. If you don’t want to part with too many pennies in Paris, look no further than Hotel Baby Paris, the unofficial definition of cheap and…

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