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How to budget for living abroad

Dreaming of an overseas move can be so exciting that it is often hard to focus on the dreary matter of money – but some smart decisions and simple planning could save you thousands.<p>Dreaming of an overseas move can be so exciting that it is often hard to focus on the dreary matter of money – but a …

Mini guide to rural Ibiza

Amid its internationally popular party scene, the Spanish island is home to whitewashed farmsteads, eco-friendly restaurants and frescoes steeped in local history.<p>Long regarded as the ultimate party island, Ibiza has alternative appeal – rugged coastal walking paths, picturesque pine woods and …

Mini guide to culture on the Amalfi Coast

In this this southern Italian favourite, architectural flights of fancy and outdoor concerts make for a break well worth writing home about.<p>The terraced towns and rocky coast of this southern Italian favourite bring together a surprising variety of accomplishments. Architectural flights of fancy …

Italy

Florence for foodies

From market food to Michelin-star restaurants, the northern Italian city is full of delicious eateries for every budget.<p>Florence’s magnificent museums offer plenty of food for the soul. But battling through the crowds to see the city’s artistic treasures is not something to tackle on an empty …

Italy

Choose your own adventure in Turkey

Whether you are a weary beach bum or the ultimate culture connoisseur, out to splash the cash or in search of cheaper options, this diverse country has plenty of holiday potential.<p>More than 30 million tourists visited Turkey in 2012, cementing the nation's reputation as one of the world's top …

World's Prettiest Castles

Gone are the days of kings and queens ruling the populace from on high (in most of the world, anyway). But while many monarchs have fallen, their palaces remain as permanent -- and beautiful -- testaments to their rulers' transient power. From the fairy-tale spires of German castles to the delicate …

European Travel

The Mediterranean's 10 Best Hidden Beaches

Ahhh, the Mediterranean... With its picturesque villages, laid-back lifestyle and world-famous cuisine, it's no wonder that the region has been a go-to destination for summertime travelers for years. As often happens, however, the popularity has come with a price, with once-sleepy fishing villages …

Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

The craggy Cliffs of Moher in Ireland provide a stunning view of the Atlantic Ocean. http://on.natgeo.com/ZNWPN8 Photograph by Jim Richardson, National Geographic

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

Meet the Ever So Charming Tallinn, an Estonian Gem

Finally I make my way to the growing in popularity city of Tallinn, Estonia in Eastern Europe. From afar, it sounded like an Eastern European city modeling itself after Prague in order to attract tourists to its borders and yet, after seeing the new Prague <i>(a year and a half ago)</i> and the old Prague</i> …

European Travel

A Comprehensive Guide to Getting Saucy in Germany's Wine Regions

With its well-developed niche in the beer industry, Germany is generally associated with biergartens, Oktoberfest and the pub grub that comes along with them -- bratwurst, pretzels, schnitzel. But it doesn't take a pinkie-poker to know that Germany also has a hand in the finer things of life -- …