Category: Europe

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Top Paris Parks

In every city I visit I’m always on the hunt for their best green spaces. I love the outdoors but also enjoy big cities. So, any chance I can catch a dose of nature,...

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I Left a Piece of My Heart in Riomaggiore

As the train pulled out of Genoa’s Brignole train station on its way to Cinque Terre I wondered what my next stop of Riomaggiore would hold. The train trundled along Italy’s north-west coast, with wondrous...

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Finding Hidden Gems in the Rough of Genoa

From its gritty neighbourhoods to its historic streets Genoa beguiled me. I had no expectations and had merely added Genoa to my itinerary to break up the train ride from Lyon, France to Riomaggiore...

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Budget-friendly Gem in Venice

While travelling I always look for budget-friendly accommodation in or as close to the city centre as possible. Gone are my years of hostel dorm rooms so when looking for affordable, centrally located hotels...

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Athens Top 10 Things to Do

Athens is a treasure trove for history buffs, from its hilltop Acropolis to the wealth of artifacts in the Acropolis Museum. But Athens has so much more than ancient sites, it’s home to enchanting...