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Living in: Tuscany

With a rich artistic heritage, stunning sea views and vineyard-crossed countryside, it is no wonder that many dream of living la dolce vita in this romantic Italian region.<p>One of Italy’s most romanticised regions, Tuscany’s rolling hills, varied coastline and postcard-ready towns have long …

Italy

Florence – Italian Perfection and Charm

Your Off-the-Beaten-Path Tuscany Itinerary

We love to travel, but let’s face it…we don’t always love other travelers. As long as there’s been a beaten path, travelers have been trying to get …

Top 10 Machu Picchu Secrets

This ancient Inca site has centuries-old secrets trapped in its walls— and more recent ones that we spill here.<p>By Mark Adams, author of <i>Turn Right at Machu Picchu</i><p>1. It’s not actually the Lost City of the Inca.<p>When the explorer Hiram Bingham III encountered Machu Picchu in 1911, he was looking for a …

South America

Classic Peru Itinerary and Route Planner

There is a well-trodden tourist route in the southern half of Peru, commonly referred to as the Gringo Trail. This classic Peru itinerary encompasses …

A Guide to Traveling Peru by Bus

Buses are the main form of long-distance public transport in Peru. For most travelers, especially those on a tight budget, Peru’s buses provide a …

Travel Inspiration: A Visit to Cusco

Travel to South America is booming this year – especially in Peru. And it’s easy to see why. There is such a diverse range of attractions for …

South America

First Time to Peru? 10 Best Things to Do and See

<i>Photo courtesy of Mark Adams</i><p>1.<b>Read Turn Right at Machu Picchu</b> by Mark Adams for an historic overview of the fabled Machu Picchu, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and Lima, amusing takes on local characters, and a heavy dose of self-deprecating humor. With the wit of Bill Bryson and scholarly research of a …

5 of the best museums in Lima

By Katie Parsons on Oct 22, 2014 in Attractions, Going Out, Peru, Regions, South America<p>The capital and gateway to the rest of Peru, for years …

Machu Picchu: Planning a Trip to the Inca Ruins

No wonder the Spaniard colonists never found Machu Picchu -- five centuries later, getting there is still a challenge. If you don't want to hire a travel agency or wade through the backpacking options in popular guidebooks, considerable due diligence is required to get you to Peru then to Cusco …

Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Peru

Peru, a country in the South America, boasts of one of the most beautiful collections of archeological sites on earth. It is a country with the …

South America

The Lines of Nazca - Peruvian Nazca Lines

<b>Travel to the Peruvian Nazca Lines - Discovery of Asian Nazca Lines</b><p>If you travel to Peru a visit to <i>the Nazca Lines</i> is almost mandatory. This amazing …

Will Tourism Sink Peru's Floating Islands?

Dating back to Incan times, the indigenous Uros people have lived on Peru’s floating islands of Lake Titicaca. At 3,820 meters (12,530feet), on the …

South America

Threads of Life

One of the great arts of Indonesia is traditional weaving, which has been passed down from generation to generation for thousands of years. Each …

Hanging Gardens Ubud

Payangan, Bali<p>Set in the rainforest at the heart of Bali, Hanging Gardens Ubud is an exquisite alternative to a traditional beach resort. The …

Bali

Bali Travel Guide

Best Time To Go<p>The rainy season lasts from October until March, with monsoon-level downpours, and is not the best time for tourism. The high season, …

História viajante: meus favoritos em Budapeste

Oi touristas...<p>Mais uma história viajante pintando aqui no blog..<p>Dessa vez a leitora Marjorie enviou dicas bem bacanas de Budapeste, contando um …

Treasure Hunting in the Heart of Budapest

Editor’s Note: This post has been updated for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.<p>Flea markets are great places to …

European Travel

Budapest Baths

Budapest isn't called the 'City of Baths' for nothing. Hungary is a land of thermal springs, and Budapest remains the only capital city in the world …

European Travel

Part 3: Budapest – The Pest City!

“Paris of the East” – Budapest isn’t the only city that has been called this. Yet it is very fitting. Budapest has an energy to it that brought me …

European Travel

Suitcase goes to Budapest: a travel gallery

<i>Sunsets, happening creative hangouts, independent boutique boltholes, a Bohemian vibe (literally) and sweet sweet booze (literally)… it’s a hackneyed</i> …

District VIII: Budapest's neighbourhood on the up

Drink<p>Ruin bars - pubs in disused old buildings and originally aimed at students - are all over Pest, but for something more grown-up, head to …

Budapest's best attractions: What you can't miss | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Budapest, the capital of Hungary, usually comes as a sweet surprise to travelers, who don't quite know what to expect before visiting this city of 1.7 million.<p>With the wide Danube winding through its center, one of Europe's most stunning skylines and plenty of fabulous architecture lining …

European Travel

South Italy's top 10 budget beach hotels

If you want beach proximity in southern Italy, hotel prices tend to rocket. Fortunately, we've got the inside track, bringing you sea views for less in Campania, Basilicata, Calabria and Puglia<p>Although destinations such as Capri and the Amalfi coast have long been on the tourist map, other …

Croatia: Exploring the Pakleni Islands near Hvar

The idyllic Pakleni archipelago off the coast of Hvar in Croatia is made up of 11 rocky, low-lying islands. This very lovely group of islands boasts …

European Travel