Weimar – Thuringia, Germany

Weimar – Thuringia, Germany

A Provincial City as Center Stage of German Classicism Home and inspiration to Cranach the Elder, Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz …

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Lubeck – Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Lubeck – Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Perfectly Intact, the Soul of Northern Germany This Baltic river port has a glorious past. In the Middle Ages it …

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Verona – Veneto, Italy

Verona – Veneto, Italy

Home of Romeo, Juliet, and Aida Suspend all disbelief and immerse yourself in the romance of Verona. Local officials, determined …

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Venice – Simplon-Orient-Express – Venice, Veneto, Italy

Venice – Simplon-Orient-Express – Venice, Veneto, Italy

The Train of Kings, the King of Trains The first Orient-Express pulled out of Paris for Istanbul in 1883 for …

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Cipriani Hotel – Venice, Veneto, Italy

Cipriani Hotel – Venice, Veneto, Italy

A Floating Oasis a Motor Launch Away Like a private estate or country club in the middle of Venice, the …

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Carnevale – Venice, Veneto, Italy

Carnevale – Venice, Veneto, Italy

Where All the World’s a Mesmerizing Stage Until the expiring 1,000-year-old Venetian Empire fell to Napoleon in 1797, it seemed …

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Venice – Top Ten Sights – Venelo, Italy

Venice – Top Ten Sights – Venelo, Italy

“When I went to Venice, my dream became my home.” —Marcel Proust Here it is, the Venice of your dreams, …

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Rijksmuseijm – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Rijksmuseijm – Amsterdam, Netherlands

An Ode to Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age This is the Netherlands’ greatest museum and, for lovers of the …

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Red-Light District – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Red-Light District – Amsterdam, Netherlands

A Walk on the Wild Side What so fascinates visitors to Amsterdam about its red-light district (De Walletjes) that a …

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Pulitzer Hotel – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Pulitzer Hotel – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Rambling and Romantic, a Poetic Canal side Hotel Located on one of Amsterdam’s prettiest canals and cleverly created by internally …

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