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Rijksmuseum Visitor's Guide

Rijksmuseum Visitor's Guide

Find information and helpful tips about visiting Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum (literally,......[Read More]
Don't phone home until you know what time zone Amsterdam is in.

Don't phone home until you know what time zone Amsterdam is in.

The béguines (begijnen) were a lay community of pious women whose medieval enclaves still survive in Amsterdam and other European cities.......[Read More]
Ryanair Flights to Santander

Ryanair Flights to Santander

Find details about Ryanair flights to Santander in Spain and the equivalent easyJet flight......[Read More]
Lewis Chessmen

Lewis Chessmen

British Museum: The Lewis Chessmen......[Read More]
Hotels in Volklingen, Germany

Hotels in Volklingen, Germany

Situated in western Germany, Völklingen is home to the Völklingen Ironworks, a UNESCO World Heritage site. No longer operating, the ironworks dates back to the late 19th century when the facility played a crucial role in the development of locomotive transportation throughout.........[Read More]
Hotels Near Zandvoorde, Belgium

Hotels Near Zandvoorde, Belgium

Zandvoorde is a small town in northern Belgium which is around four miles from the coast. It is a mainly residential town which is surrounded by farmland. The town has a few local shops, schools and banks, but no hotels. The closest hotels in the area are closer to the coast, in the seaside town of ......[Read More]
Your Complete Guide to 2014 Festivals in Spain

Your Complete Guide to 2014 Festivals in Spain

Calendar of Events in Spain. What's on when around the country throughout the year. A month-by-month guide to what's going on in Spain.......[Read More]
Hummingbird Bakery

Hummingbird Bakery

The Hummingbird Bakery is the home of American cupcakes in London. Situated on Portobello Road in Notting Hill, west London, the Hummingbird Bakery is a popular cafe and cupcake takeaway.......[Read More]
Winter Holiday Season Traditions in Amsterdam

Winter Holiday Season Traditions in Amsterdam

Amsterdam begins to sparkle with twinkling lights as early as mid-November, as the city gears up for the winter holidays of Sinterklaasavond and Christmas. Find out what tasty treats and seasonal traditions you'll find in Amsterdam this time of year.......[Read More]
Elephant Farfalla (189)

Elephant Farfalla (189)

Elephant Parade London 2010 is the biggest art event London has ever seen. Over 250 painted elephants appeared all over town to highlight the plight of the Asian elephant. Enjoy these photos of Elephant Parade London.......[Read More]
How Many Times Can You Celebrate New Year's Eve in Spain?

How Many Times Can You Celebrate New Year's Eve in Spain?

How many times can you celebrate New Year's Eve in Spain?......[Read More]
Christmas Markets in Amsterdam

Christmas Markets in Amsterdam

Germany isn't the only country with a tradition of cozy winter markets. Visitors to Amsterdam in winter can try out one of these city Christmas markets.......[Read More]
Dutch Narcotics Laws - Basic Facts for Tourists

Dutch Narcotics Laws - Basic Facts for Tourists

Basic facts for tourists on Dutch drug policies, from soft drugs such as marijuana and hash to hard drugs such as ecstasy.......[Read More]
Large Map of Spain

Large Map of Spain

A large map of Spain's regions and cities.......[Read More]
Camino de Santiago Day 11

Camino de Santiago Day 11

Pictures from Day 11 of Camino de Santiago.......[Read More]
Camino de Santiago Day 18

Camino de Santiago Day 18

Pictures from Camino de Santiago Day 18......[Read More]
Where to enjoy cheese and wine in London

Where to enjoy cheese and wine in London

Cheese and wine are a wonderful combination but where can you find a bottle of red and a cheese platter in London? The answers are here.......[Read More]
The Fighting Temeraire

The Fighting Temeraire

The Fighting Temeraire, 1839, by Joseph Mallord William Turner.Part of The Grand Tour, a collection of priceless paintings set free around the streets of London by the National Gallery and Hewlett Packard in summer 2007.......[Read More]
Battlefield Tours in Germany

Battlefield Tours in Germany

Germany is the site of many major battles.cannon image by JLycke from Fotolia.comGermany is the site of many European and World War battles. In recognition of this rich military history, companies offer tours that visit sites from battles fought during the Napoleonic wars as well as in.........[Read More]
La Crema at Las Fallas, Valencia, Spain

La Crema at Las Fallas, Valencia, Spain

Pictures from La Crema, the burning of the Fallas at the end of the Fallas festival in Valencia.......[Read More]