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Top 10: the most romantic Paris hotels

An expert guide to the most romantic hotels in Paris, including the best places to stay for stunning views, sumptuous décor, luxurious bedrooms, intimate spas and excellent restaurants, in locations close to the Eiffel Tower, the Champs-Élysées, Montmartre, the Marais and the Left Bank.<p>Shangri-La …

France

5 Absolutely Magical Places to Visit in Iceland

I started off my Euro trip on an island, but warm weather and coconut cocktails weren't on the menu. I was in search of adventure, majestic sights -- I wanted to change my perspective on the world, and come back a new person.<p><b>Iceland did just that. It changed my life forever.</b><p>Touring the South Coast …

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12 Must-Do Experiences in Paris

Save Place<p>6 Rue de la Grange Batelière, 75009 Paris, France<p><i>Passages</i> were designed in the 19th century to give Parisians protection from muddy streets …

How Much Does a Trip to Paris Cost in 2016?

The first thing people ask me is, How much does a trip to Paris cost?<p>Here’s my breakdown of what you may be spending on your dream trip to the City …

First time Greece: top 10 experiences

With its sparkling white beaches, crystalline water and venerable ancient sites, Greece lives up to all the hype. But how to approach this vast country with enough islands to suit everyone’s taste and antiquities dotting the landscape like a historical map of Western civilisation?<p>Most first-time …

5 Reasons to Visit the Hamptons in the Off-Season

Every year from Memorial Day through Labor Day, the Hamptons become a notoriously see-and-be-seen summer getaway for wealthy New Yorkers, celebrities, and those who want to be in close proximity to the aforementioned groups. Yes, the beaches are beautiful, and so are the homes, but traffic is bad, …

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15 Things Not to Do in New York City

No matter how many times you've been to New York, the city can overwhelm you with its plethora of sights, museums, restaurants, activities and more. Unfortunately, many visitors make the mistake of spending their precious vacation time on the wrong things, or go about seeing the city in the wrong …

New York City

6 Beautiful Libraries You Have to Visit in Paris - female

by<p><b>Unless you don’t love books.</b><p>When was the last time you’ve visited a library or even heard people utter that word? In a world where it feels like …

Best Places to Eat Near Eiffel Tower and Picasso Museum

Previous installments:<p>Paris is a fantastic city to experience food. But it’s also a city with a lot of truly mediocre (or worse) food, catering to …

6 original ways to explore Paris on foot

Even if you are a regular visitor to Paris, you may well be enticed into enjoying one of these special walking tours, each offering the chance to …

The best new tourist attractions on earth, according to Lonely Planet

If globe-trotting is on your bucket list this year, travel guide company Lonely Planet wants to tell you where to go. Its list of the world’s best travel experiences of 2015, part of its latest ebook, “New in Travel,” will take you off the beaten track from Ireland to Panama to South Africa. Here’s …

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Top five things to do in Greece in winter

The mention of Greece brings up images of white arcing beaches and sparkling aqua waters under sun-drenched skies. But the secret in plain sight is that this nation blessed with more than 6000 islands actually offers some of its best features outside the tourist-crazed summer season. Greece in …

Northern Secrets: What the Danes, Swedes and Dutch Do in Winter

Does Northern Europe exist in snow? The travel industry says no. Ski areas aside, most tours and cruises adventure to Scandinavia, Germany and the Netherlands in June and July, when the days are stretched out and soft, like fondue that's been melted in a pot.<p>Like you, I enjoy a midnight sun. But …

World's Coolest New Tourist Attractions 2015 (PHOTOS)

The year 2015 is all about reimagining old icons in new ways: from Paris to Singapore, architects are transforming existing spaces to the surprise and delight of visitors.<p>Take, for instance, the Eiffel Tower, or London's Tower Bridge, both of which have lately been outfitted with impressive new …

The World's Most Epic Ice Skating Rinks

Sure, you could go ice skating on the frozen pond near your house. But to make one of winter's best pastimes truly epic, head to one of these spectacular ice rinks. They are higher, bigger, more beautiful, more historic, and more scenic than any backyard pond. Want to try them out? Start planning …

The Perfect Weekend in Paris

Scan the papers on any given day and you’ll clock poor Paris relentlessly being pitted against it longstanding rival across the channel, London—and often branded the less economically and culturally dynamic of the two. Thankfully the view from the ground isn’t nearly as bleak; far from being some …

24 differences between locals and tourists in Paris

<b>1.</b> Tourists think the accordion players in the metro are cute and quintessentially European; locals sigh and change metro cars.<p><b>2.</b> Tourists queue for …

How to do Paris on a Student’s Budget

As destinations go, Paris ranks among the top to experience before passing on into the great beyond. The problem is that it gets harder to see places …

Six Reasons to Visit Paris Right Now

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>For me, <b>Paris</b>—a place where Old World aloofness meets trendsetting modern metropolis—is about discovering both the grandiose and the quietly charming.<p>Last week, I enjoyed two completely different dinners out in the French capital’s 11th arrondissement. The contrasting …

To Ski Or Not To Ski?

For many folks, a winter holiday simply isn't complete without a trip to the slopes. But waking up at dawn to catch the first lift, frozen hands and numb toes aren't everyone's cup of tea.<p>That's why hotel search trivago.com has found 8 resorts that offer those much-loved snow-covered slopes as well …

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Top 10 Things You Must Do in Amsterdam

You know how you have that long list of the top places you want to travel? Well, Amsterdam was never on my list and now I'm kicking myself wondering why it wasn't! I still haven't figured out why, but I sure am glad our paths crossed because I am now in love with it. Love may not be strong enough …

European Travel

Palawan, The Most Beautiful Island In The World, Is Sheer Perfection

It's hard to believe the Philippines are an under-appreciated tropical travel destination, especially with their extraordinary hiking, diving, beaches and of course -- islands that are THIS beautiful.<p>And while we'd like to visit every single island in the Philippines, there's one island in …

Things to Do During the Week in Paris

Baguettes, berets and bewitching sights put the oh la la in your holiday in Paris. The City of Light is an enormous expanse of beauty waiting to be …

5 French Phrases That Will Save You Money When Traveling in France

Save by learning these important phrases. Photo: Smilla4<p>By Bryan Pirolli, EuroCheapo.com—<p>So you're feeling like you've mastered the "<i>bonjours</i>" and "<i>mercis</i>"? Maybe it's time to kick it up a notch. Sometimes in Paris, hand signals don't always work when you are shopping or dining in a café.<p>We know …

France

A taste of Mauritius: the food lover's guide

Mauritius has a unique identity. Visited by the Portuguese in the early 1500s, and subsequently colonised by the Dutch, French and British, its long history includes an influx of slaves and immigrants from Africa, India and the Far East. This fusion of cultures has unsurprisingly – and thankfully – …

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Best Walks in Paris

<b>The best walks in Paris broken down by area and suitable for locals and tourists alike. Get your walking shoes out!</b><p>The City of Light, also known as …

Unexpected and Unrepeatable: How to Enjoy a Truly Authentic Travel Experience

By Eoin Bassett, InternationalLiving.com<p><i>This article comes to us courtesy of InternationalLiving.com, the world's leading authority on how to live, work, invest, travel, and retire better overseas.</i><p>These days it's easy to get the sense that there are just no more blanks on the map. And that if there …