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Paris, the City of Lights

Eiffel Tower, Paris France

Paris Oh Paris, the City of Lights – everybody who’s anybody wants to go to Paris because of the charm it presents in the media. You know you’ve been to Europe when you’ve been to Paris. Seen the Eiffel Tower? Check! Best times to go Spring which is considered shoulder season is the best time …

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The Beautiful Seaside Irish City of Galway

Galway, Ireland

Galway Galway is a vibrant beach town on the West Coast of Ireland. Galway (said Gailimh in Irish) was ruled by fourteen merchant families in the 15th Century, and the city is full of places and from this time. Being a student town Galway has a modern edge woven into the historical fabric. There are …

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The Storybook City of Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Pretty and set on an extinct volcano, Edinburgh is just quaint and doesn’t have that big city vibe. Best times to go The best time to go is in August – during the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Actually that whole month of August is full of festivals: from books, science, comedy, the fringe, and the …

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What to see in Conwy, Wales

Conwy, Wales, Suspension Bridge - Conwy Castle

Conwy, Wales Located in the North of Wales, closer to Liverpool and Manchester than it is to Cardiff, this UNESCO World Heritage Site and walled city hugs the coast, making it a very charming destination.  From beautiful scenery and historic monuments, Conwy offers plenty to do for the interested visitor. Best times to go If …

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Stratford Upon Avon

Jul 19 2018 Stratford Upon Avon By Miles Momma in Destinations, europe, Travel Inspiration, Travel Planning July 19, 2018   Known primarily as the birthplace of Shakespeare, Stratford Upon Avon burst into the scene when tourists paying homage to the playwright started arriving in droves. The playwright is not just the only sight to see …

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Top Things to do in London

Case Family - Tower of London

London London is such a lovely place and is perfect for first time travellers. Here are some tips & tricks about this city. Best times to go Spring & Fall are the best times – it’s not that cold and not that warm either. There are not as many tourists as in the summertime, so …

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Exploring Ireland’s Dingle Peninsula

Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

Dingle Peninsula Dingle Peninsula is on the western tip of Ireland. The isolated location of Dingle’s archaeological, geographical and historical wonders gives it a unique charm. There are remnants left behind from Bronze Age settlement, dark age monks, English foundations and modern times. Dingle Peninsula is also one of the areas of Ireland where the …

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Windsor – A Visit to the Queen’s Residence

Windsor, England, United Kingdom

Windsor Windsor is a pretty town located less than two hours west from London (around 21 miles). The royals liked the town so much; they took their own last name from the town. Once notable for its castle, a big tourist boom led to an influx of other tourist attractions and shopping opportunities for the …

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Scotland’s Beauty Awaits You

Culzean Castle, Scotland

Ayrshire, Scotland Ayrshire is known for its coast line, where the coastal path doubles as a challenging (not to mention, long) hike for those who are eager to discover more of its beauty. The path runs for nearly 100 miles with great views of the Isle of Arran, but take note of the tidal times, …

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Enjoy Christmas in Paris

Winter in Paris

Paris is a beautiful city any time of year, but at Christmas time it can be magical. A trip to Paris can be a romantic holiday for couples or a fun family vacation. Here are some of the things you can see and take part in during your Christmas trip to Paris. Light Displays At …

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What to do in 2 days in Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow, Ireland

Glasgow, Scotland Best times to go The best time to go will be August. It’s still in the middle of summer but the main draw to Scotland during these times will be the highland games. Mostly held in the highlands, Glasgow can be an excellent base to stay first and catch any festivities that are …

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