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The Berlin Wall: An Enduring Symbol of Freedom

The Berlin Wall: An Enduring Symbol of Freedom

Irony is a wonderful thing. It greets you at the most unexpected place and restores your faith in the designs of fate. Consider for a fact that Berlin’s most famous tourist attraction is a place that does not, really, exist anymore. When it stood as the most potent symbol in the Cold War era, it…
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Visit the Oldest City in Poland: Krakow

Visit the Oldest City in Poland: Krakow

The 9th largest country of Europe, Poland, is one of the most preferred destination for tourists from around the world. It has charm, intensity and beauty that a visitor desires for. Poland is a blend of some very beautiful cities with some exotic locations, tasty food, affordable accommodation and smiley people. The name Poland originated…
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Mardi Gras : The Cultural Phenomenon RTR

Mardi Gras : The Cultural Phenomenon RTR

One of the most notably celebrated carnivals of today, the festivities of Mardi Gras indeed form a cultural phenomenon. The celebrations date back thousands of years to Pagan Spring and Fertility rites and have assumed their modern day form through evolution and religious adaption over time. Countries with large Roman Catholic populations celebrate Mardi Gras…
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Circle of sight: London Eye

Circle of sight: London Eye

Observation structures are a common feature of cities that attract tourists. It gives the tourists a bird’s eye view of the city. New York’s Empire state building, Toronto’s CN Towers, Eiffel Tower in Paris, are few of the many observational structures found around the world. But London can boast about its unique observational structure, which…
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The Zakynthos Island, Greece

The Zakynthos Island, Greece

Zante also popularly known as Zakynthos Island is one of the famous Greek island in the Ionian Sea. It is the third largest among all the Ionian Islands. This island being triangular in shape offers three distinct geographical areas. The North West is a mountainous region having traditional mountain villages that have preserved the traditional…
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The Global City of Lisbon, Portugal

The Global City of Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon city is the wealthiest and the capital city of Portugal situated in the western Liberian peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean and the Tagus river. Lisbon one of the oldest cities in the world also called as global city because of its importance in finance, tourism, commerce, media, arts and entertainment.  Most of the headquarters…
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Vienna – The Imperial City of Europe

Vienna – The Imperial City of Europe

One of the politest, most livable and friendliest cities in the world Vienna is a place for some old-fashioned talk and romance. The city which lies almost in the heart of Europe is one of its most celebrated, decorated and sophisticated cities. The city is the capital of Austria and is the largest city of the…
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Cherry Blossom Street, Bonn, Germany

Cherry Blossom Street, Bonn, Germany

Nature is a wonderful artist. Throughout the world sometimes mundane and otherwise ordinary things come together to create something so striking and beautiful that beholders have no other option but to stand and stare. One specimen of this phenomenon can be observed every spring in the stunning Cherry Blossom Street (locally known as Heerstraße )…
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