Europe

Top 8 things to do in Istanbul for first time visitors

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Planning to spend a weekend in Istanbul, but don’t know where to start? Not sure what to see or skip? Istanbul is huge, so you will have to make some choices. In this post, I…

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Yoga retreats: are they for everyone?

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Yoga is an ancient practice. It brings uncountable benefits to body and mind.  People in their 80’s practise yoga likewise people in their 30’s. At yoga classes you meet business women, housewives, students, retirees. Recently,…

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Venetian Thanksgiving: the “Salute” feast

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Every year, on November 21st, Venice celebrates the feast of Salute. The word “salute” literally means “good health” and on this day we use to go to Mass and pray Our Lady for the good…

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A week end in Malta

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Merħba lill Malta. Welcome to Malta Morning wind blows, the breeze tickles my cheeks and wakes me up. I go for a walk on the promenade and looking for a place to have breakfast. All…

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Maltese tales

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{Introduction} Dear reader, I’m sorry, there are no travel tips in this post, because I wrote it with open-heart and map closed. Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that…

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Why Paris is always a good idea

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During Christmas time, all European capitals have a unique atmosphere, an added value to their natural charm. Among these cities, Paris was the perfect choice. In December, the city looks alike a little elf dressing…

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The defenders of Venice

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With more than 5 million tourists a year in 2015, Venice is a must-be-seen for many travellers. But to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world, is not an hassle-free task. Venice…

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