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Do I Need to Learn Dutch Before Visiting Amsterdam?

Do I Need to Learn Dutch Before Visiting Amsterdam?

Find out if you'll need to speak more than English on your trip to Amsterdam.
Buckingham Palace viewed from Bridge

Buckingham Palace viewed from Bridge

Buckingham Palace viewed from St James's Park London
Hotels in Grindelwald, Switzerland

Hotels in Grindelwald, Switzerland

Ice climbing is one of the popular winter activities around Grindelwald.ice climbers 1 image by michael luckett from Fotolia.comLocated in the heart of Switzerland in the Bernese Oberland area, the small town of Grindelwald rests in a scenic glacial valley in the Swiss alps. Grindelwald...
DK Eyewitness Travel Top 10 London

DK Eyewitness Travel Top 10 London

Review of the DK Eyewitness Travel Top 10 London travel guidebook. This book is packed with reams of Top 10 lists on all there is to see and do in London.
Rue des Barres: An Old Medieval Street

Rue des Barres: An Old Medieval Street

Rue des Barres in Paris is an old medieval-era street in central Paris.
What Happens on Three Kings Day in Spain?

What Happens on Three Kings Day in Spain?

What is Three Kings Day Like in Spain?
Park in Progress Tour

Park in Progress Tour

This tour of the former London 2012 Olympic Park includes a visit up The Orbit. But is it worth it? Read on to find out.
Christmas in Barcelona

Christmas in Barcelona

Pictures of Christmas in Barcelona, including pictures of the unique Barcelona Christmas traditions of the Caganer and Cagatio.
Barcelona Vegetarian Restaurants

Barcelona Vegetarian Restaurants

Barcelona's vegetarian restaurants. Names and addresses for vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona.
Things to Do in Baden-Baden

Things to Do in Baden-Baden

Baden-Baden, Germany, is located about 100 miles south of Frankfurt at the foot of the Black Forest. It has a rich history as a spa town for Roman emperor Caracalla and later for 19th century European nobility. Queen Victoria, Dostoevsky and Kaiser Wilhelm I were regular visitors to the town, and it
Tourist Attractions in Lisbon, Portugal

Tourist Attractions in Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon's history is tied to the sea.lisbon image by www.conlafotografia.com from Fotolia.comPortugal's golden age of exploration during the 15th and 16th centuries brought tremendous wealth and renown to the city of Lisbon. Much was invested in building magnificent churches, monasteries...
Ferries to Algeria from Spain

Ferries to Algeria from Spain

Ferries to Algeria from Spain
Gridlock on the Canals

Gridlock on the Canals

On Queen's Day in Amsterdam, the canals are a big part of the big party, as boats filled with revelers decked out in orange parade down the water all day long.
Irish Jig

Irish Jig

St. Patrick's Day, London: Irish Jig