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Athens in 24 hours for Solo Travelers

For the casual traveler, a full day in Athens is enough to catch the highlights. If you are a lover of Greek history or frequent museums, you may need to allot more time to get the full experience...

Budapest’s Ruin Pubs

I’m convinced that the ruin pubs in Budapest have some sort of magical powers. Normally, I enjoy the following things in bars: clean and matching furniture, a clear drink menu, and a space that is at least fairly...

Favorite Moments in Paris

Last night, I watched The Way. It’s a film about El Camino de Santiago, or the Way of St. James. The beautiful footage in the film has me reminiscing about past travels and planning for new ones. Naturally,...

Missing Italy

You absolutely, positively, must go to Cinque Terre, Italy. I am convinced it is one of the most magical places. Picture lemon trees, amazing beaches, and an exquisitely slow pace. And stairs. Many, many stairs that will make...