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A Lesvos Experience

Don’t let the migrant-crisis headlines fool you: Lesvos is one of the most quietly beautiful, and least touristed, islands in Greece’s Aegean Sea. 
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Two Days in Košice

Honestly, I don’t think we would have ever gone to Košice if we hadn’t found a super-cheap flight back home to Istanbul. We knew very little about the eastern Slovakian city before we went; but, in the end, we ...
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Bratislava, Slovakia’s Lovely (and Small) Capital

After Vienna and Prague, I ended my triptych of Central European capitals in Bratislava, Slovakia’s modest but lovely capital. With a population of “only” 415,000, Bratislava feels more like a town than a ca...
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A Walk Through Medieval Prague

From the magnificent architecture and romantic atmosphere to the vibrant nightlife and excellent local beer, there are countless reasons to visit Prague. No wonder that, since the fall of the iron curtain, the ...
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What to See in Brno, Czech Republic

Before going there, I knew Brno only for hosting the MotoGP Grand Prix. If you are not into motor sports, you probably haven’t heard of it. Yet while planning my trip through Central Europe, looking on the map...
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Vienna: A Historic Dreamland

Vienna is, without any doubt, one of the most beautiful European capitals, and exploring the Austrian capital is an utterly pleasant experience. During the day, tourists and locals alike walk along the wide b...