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San Sebastian – pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

August 15, 2019

Donostia/San Sebastian is a city that is perched above the sea. It is a daily dance between its inhabitants and the ever-changing Cantabrian waters. Donostia/San Sebastian is world-famous cuisine which is continuously updated and comes and goes on the finest dining tables and the popular pintxo (tapa) bars. It is a movie at the Zinemaldia, the “International Film Festival”, It is a song at one of the famous…

Hotels

Kempinski Hotel Berchtesgaden – Luxury high in the Alps

August 15, 2019

Kempinski Berchtesgaden is Wellness Hotel in the Bavarian mountains. A unique blend of five-star luxury, Bavarian style, warmth and recreational activities make Kempinski Hotel Berchtesgaden one of the most special locations in the Bavarian Alps. Here, 1000m high in the mountains, guests can relax, unwind and enjoy being close to nature, all while trained and professional staff take care of everything. Exceptionally comfortable, the 138 rooms and suites…

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Nikola Tesla Museum

August 14, 2019

Famous Serbian scientist and inventor Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest minds in human history, laid the foundation of scientific and technical development in the 20th century. Without his inventions the modern civilization would have gone completely the other way. He was also a pioneer of radio technology, wireless telegraphy, radar. He patented over 700 inventions. After the death of Nikola Tesla, an American court, in January 1943, awarded…

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The best of Belgium – my photo story

May 11, 2019

Amazing chocolate, really good beer and frites, interesting sculptures – yes, it is Belgium. Beside my interest in its rich history and heritage as well as diverse architecture I have to say that Belgium is one of my favorite photography destinations in Europe. And you will see why. On top of my list is Ghent, city in western part of Belgium, in region of Flanders. Vibrant Ghent is…

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Getting to know the European Institutions in Brussels

May 11, 2019

Brussels is so much more than Grand Place and Manneken Pis statue. As more and more tourists from all over the world visiting Brussels wants to understand how European Institutions are functioning, visitors centres are better equipped, and with helpful staff always ready to help. Start your visit to the European Parliament in Brussels at Station Europe, on the lively Place du Luxembourg. Whether you’re just curious or…

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Vienna – museums and culture trail

April 27, 2019

Vienna has more than 100 museums. These include important collections of world renown as well as small establishments that impress with original exhibits. Artists of the century, such as Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele, meet the stars of contemporary Vienna. One of the most visited museums in Vienna is Kunsthistorisches Museum. It is one of the foremost museums in the world, with rich holdings comprising artworks from seven…

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Discover Serbia – hidden jewel of Europe

April 20, 2019

Serbia has connected West with East for centuries – a land in which civilizations, cultures, faiths, climates and landscapes meet and mingle. It is located in the centre of the Balkan Peninsula, in southeastern Europe. The northern portion belongs to central Europe, but in terms of geography and climate it is also partly a Mediterranean country. Serbia is landlocked but as a Danube country it is connected to distant seas…

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San Francisco on a budget

March 27, 2019

San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in USA, and it is on a bucket list of every traveler. But it is also one of the most expensive cities in the world. Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you can’t visit museums, enjoy breathtaking views, see local landmarks or get lodging in a great location in San Francisco. Here is a sampling of what…

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Santa Monica – great place to base yourself for a visit to Southern California

March 25, 2019

Santa Monica is where the city meets the sea. With its incomparable oceanfront setting, world-class dining, and vibrant cultural scene, Santa Monica combines the laid-back appeal of a classic California beach town with big-city sophistication to create a destination that is unlike anywhere else. One of the main questions that you will ask yourself when planning a trip to Southern California is what is the good location for…