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St Davids Bishops Palace

Take a Wales Road Trip through Green Landscapes and Historic Castles

St Davids Bishops Palace

The UK offers an endless array of travel opportunities for any type of traveler. Obviously, popular cities like London, Cambridge, Edinburgh, and Glasgow get a lot of tourism, and deservedly so. However, if you’re into traveling through rolling green landscape dotted with historic castles and picturesque towns, Wales is the place to be. Our guest […]

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Toro, Spain

A Weekend of Wine and Wandering in Toro, Spain

Toro, Spain

I admit that I was drawn to visit Toro, Spain recently thanks to its mostly local reputation for producing great wines. Although not quite as well-known internationally as the ubiquitous Rioja, the Toro region has been producing wine for centuries and are delicious in their own right. Of course, apart from indulging in some very […]

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Nuremburg Christmas Market

Touring Europe’s Christmas Markets

Nuremburg Christmas Market

Grand European Travel is sponsoring this look at European Christmas Markets. For anyone who is looking to add a little overseas spark to their holiday season, touring Europe’s Christmas markets is always a great idea. Donna’s experience Cruising the Rhine River during the holidays a few years ago was simply amazing. Full of holiday cheer, […]

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Save on your hotel - www.hotelscombined.com
Save on your hotel - www.hotelscombined.com
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Hiking 14th July Glacier on a Silversea Arctic cruise

Facing My Travel Fears on 14th July Glacier

Hiking 14th July Glacier on a Silversea Arctic cruise

Do you ever push personal limits during a trip? It’s exhilarating, not to mention being good for our boomer brains, to try something new or to ratchet up the level of a favorite activity. That’s what happened to me when I hiked 14th July Glacier on a Silversea cruise excursion. During a Silver Explorer Arctic cruise in […]

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Bordeaux travel

Exploring Elegant Bordeaux

Bordeaux travel

I went to Bordeaux on a whim a few years ago and although it’s been a while since I visited, my mind often wanders back to the wonderful time I had exploring this beautiful French city. I didn’t know much about Bordeaux before the trip, only its reputation of being a major wine-producing region. And […]

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Carrara Marble Mine

Touring the Carrara Marble Mines

Carrara Marble Mine

It’s safe to say that Italy has been blessed with more than its fair share of greatness. Exploring Italy really makes you realize how plentiful the country is in terms of culture, art, landscape, history, and, of course, culinary excellence. And if that’s not enough, they even make something like marble mines incredibly interesting …

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