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Savoring Belgian beer

Hours of sight-seeing have made you ravenous, so you’ve taken a break to down some pommes frites and a foamy beverage.

Christmas markets close to home

There is no need to travel far to experience magical Christmas markets. We have highlighted several near U.S.

Travel like a pro in Rome

Searching for a new place to explore?

Photo by: Sergey Dzyuba

Living memory of Bastogne

Bastogne, the name of the small town of the Belgian Ardennes, is forever associated with the Battle of the Bulge and the incredible resistance of...

Beautiful Bamberg

Bamberg is a delightful city in upper Franconia and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a perfect destination for singles, couples, families and...

Castle Bran ©: Janos Gaspar/123RF.com

Transylvania: Land of legends

For many, Transylvania conjures up images of vampires, werewolves and other creatures of the night, but the real Romania is far more fascinating, and...

Deadly dungeons of Europe

A few hundred years ago, people hoped never to see the village dungeon.

View over Bacharach along the famous Rhine River, Germany

Wine and legends along the romantic Rhine

Germany’s Rhein River is hundreds of miles long, linking sites where its most enchanting tales and legends were born.

10 helpful hints for navigating Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest kicks off with its customary keg tapping and declaration of “O’zapft is!” by the mayor of Munich on Saturday, Sept. 16.

Imbibing in Epernay, home of Champagne

I took my first trip to Épernay, France with my mom and two girlfriends.

What are you reading? Labor Day

Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a day of remembrance and tribute to the contributions workers (laborers) have made and continue to...

Explore the lively side of Spain

With fantastic regional cuisine, stunning landscapes, vibrant nightlife and fiercely independent residents, Catalonia has four distinct and diverse...

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