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Best Places to Visit in Malta With a Toddler

For a small island, Malta packs in the attractions. This small collection of islands is crammed with an almost unfair amount of history and culture – unfair on its neighbors, that is. For visitors, this historic island nation is a gem amid the waves. Unlike much of the Mediterranean, travel in Malta is free from […]

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Pergola Hotel in Malta Review

Pergola Hotel and Spa provides comfortable and modern accommodations  in Malta. In particular, their deluxe two-bedroom apartments have ample space for relaxation and boast a number of facilities. Since Pergola Hotel is very well located in Mellieha, Malta’s many historic sites, beaches and beautiful landscapes are only a short bus ride away from your doorstep.Living room […]

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Krakow For You Apartments Review

When visiting Krakow I recommend you stay as close as possible to the city center, or what is know as Old Town. It is here that everything happens, in and around the Main Square that dates back to the 13th century. And while there are some hotels and many apartments to choose from, we stayed […]

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Star Apartments Poznan Review

Star Apartments Poznan, PolandPoznan might be mostly known for its rich history, but Lindo Apartment brings a fresh, crisp modern edge to Poland’s cultural Mecca. Located in Poznan’s city center, Lindo was less than a year old at the time of writing. Built from the ground up from scratch, the apartment is in many ways […]

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Luxury Romantic Getaways in Ibiza for Couples

Ibiza is an island  in the Balearic Islands, Spain that, with its beautiful sunsets, exotic beaches, and a modest population of 132,637 makes it a perfect romantic getaway. Ibiza is the third largest of the Balearic Islands, and its largest cities are Ibiza Town (or Vila), Santa Eulària des Riu, and Sant Antoni de Portmany. However, […]

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How to Make the Most of Epiphany in Crete

Epiphany in many European countries is as important as Christmas. In fact, in orthodox churches in Greece and Russia, 6th of January is Christmas Day. In Crete, however, Epiphany is called Theofania or Fota and is important because it is a day for blessing the waters – clearly something of prime interest to an island. […]

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5 Weird Festivals in Greece

  Everyone loves a festival and sometimes it seems that any excuse for a celebration will do. You’ll find some rather strange festivals all over the world and Greece is no exception: from a “war between churches” to gender role changing there is something that will make you rise an eyebrow- if not both. Here […]

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Portugal: Mares Vivas 2013

The eleventh annual Mares Vivas Festival (also known as the Baywatch Festival) will be taking place between the 18th – 20th July, and this year, like every other, it’s sure to be a weekend not to be missed. If you want to combine Mares Vivas 2013 with a relaxing break, First Choice have a number […]

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10 Ice Fishing in Lapland, Finland

“Federico! How are you?” asked Micca, my guide for a day in Lapland  when he saw me walking into the arrival hall at Ivalo airport. I wasn’t about to confess that I was deadbeat after three days of travel, five airplanes and 18 hours of flying time. “I’m perfect, excited to be here again!” I […]

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