Europe Travel​​

It Snowed In Rome? [Videos]
It Snowed In Rome? [Videos]

It Snowed In Rome? [Videos]

If you hadn’t heard, Rome — that bastion of Mediterranean sun — was hit by its first snowstorm in 26 years (8 inches to be exact), causing schools to be closed, taxi drivers to stay […]

Turkish Baths: What You Need To Know For Navigatıng Your First Hammam Experience
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Turkish Baths: What You Need To Know For Navigatıng Your First Hammam Experience

Entering the chamber your eyes  gradually acclimate to steamy haze to you see you are not alone.  By the shafts of light floating down from a domed ceiling high above, the naked bodies occupying every marbled surface slowly become visible; […]

20 Free Things To Do In Paris
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20 Free Things To Do In Paris

Despite the fact the euro is hitting new lows against the dollar, chances are that any savings in the exchange rate are more than outweighed by the increase you paid in air fare to the […]

Welcome To Turkey-Land: First Impressions Of A New Ex-Pat
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Welcome To Turkey-Land: First Impressions Of A New Ex-Pat

The general consensus is that Istanbul is amazing. “What? Wait. You’re going to Istanbul? OH. MY. GOD. I am so freaking JEAL-OUS!”. You almost just have to whisper the word ”Constantinople” in a room for people […]

Would A Greek Default Mean More Tourists?
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Would A Greek Default Mean More Tourists?

News broke this week of a German tour operator attempting to amend their contracts with Greek hotels to include language that would allow payments in a new Greek currency (presumably a cheaper valued one) should […]

My Adventures At A Nudist Colony In France
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My Adventures At A Nudist Colony In France

I arrive at the entrance to the nudist colony on a beautiful late-September afternoon. It’s in the mid-80 degrees Fahrenheit so I figure there will be plenty of (naked) people on the beach. I’m no […]

The Secret Guide To Barcelona
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The Secret Guide To Barcelona

There is something about Barcelona that brings out the intrepid adventurer in travelers. Maybe it’s the long narrow passages that seem to disappear around dark corners that arouses the explorer in all of us to want […]

Barcelona Arenas: From Bullring To Cash Cow
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Barcelona Arenas: From Bullring To Cash Cow

The Arenas Bullring, Barcelona’s iconic structure, once again felt the roar of the crowd and the tremble of footsteps upon its historic sands this year. However, no bull or matador was present. The bullring has been […]

Amazing Barcelona Timelapse [Video]
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Amazing Barcelona Timelapse [Video]

Xavier Gill — who apparently met Woody Allen sometime recently as evidenced by his profile picture on Vimeo — brings us this epic timelapse video from one of our favorite cities in the world, Barcelona. If […]

Space, Time And Fez
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Space, Time And Fez

He shrugged at me. “It’s Berber silver, sir.” “It isn’t though is it? Because it isn’t Berber, and it isn’t silver. Therefore, not Berber silver. Anyway, you didn’t mention the Berber bit when you sold […]