Victoria Hammond

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The Top Italy Tours for 2015

Italy has long been a favorite destination for new and experienced travelers alike, thanks to its diverse landscapes, incredible cuisine and extensive history. A tour can be a great way for first-time visitors to get an idea of what Italy is all about, while more experienced travelers have the …

Free Things to Do in Florence

The birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, Florence boasts a wealth of museum masterpieces, most famously Michelangelo’s "David" and Botticelli’s "The Birth of Venus," but there’s plenty of culture to experience that doesn’t involve pricey admission or epic waits.<p>The birthplace of the Italian …

Why Locals (and You) Will Love Copenhagen This Year

<i>(Photos: City of Bikes: Nicolai Perjesi/Visit Copenhagen</i><p>A city people want to live in is a city people love to visit. Copenhagen is just that. Crowned (again) as the most livable city in the world by Monocle magazine, the Danish capital has garnered points for its smart urban design, stellar public …

Eating out in Japanese: a guide to Japan's restaurants

The Japanese love to eat out, and the profusion of culinary options, even in the smallest towns, can be overwhelming. There’s something for every taste and budget, from humble slurp-and-go noodle stands, to refined traditional eateries serving seasonal fare. With Japan’s range of dishes and cooking …

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World's 15 Best Waterfront Cities

In most large cities around the world, waterways are the norm, not the exception--but some places capitalize on their location more than others. These 15 cities all have unique personalities centered around their waterfronts, where visitors can stroll along bustling harbors, sample the catch of the …

The 21 Most Spectacular Lakes on Earth

Summertime's almost here and that mean's we'll be strapping on the swim trunks in no time. This year, why not ditch the beach for head for one of these breathtaking lakes instead. We've gone through the tips and photos from the minube travel community to find these 21 drops of pure, unadulterated …

Greece tops Lonely Planet's 2014 Best in Europe list | CNN Travel

Our Girl in Havana: A City for Cinephiles

<i>Coppelia -- Photo: BitBoy | Wikimedia</i><p>Eating my ice cream at Coppelia, I can't help but think of the striking first scene of Oscar-nominated 1993 Cuban film Fresa y Chocolate. The title refers to flavors of ice cream, one representing the gay and creative while the other represents the straight in …