Monthly Archive: November 2015

Most Beautiful Fortified Cities of Europe

Cittadella-Italy
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Ávila, Spain Known in pre-Roman times as Obila (“High Mountain”), this provincial capital in north-central Spain has been the site of numerous fortified settlements throughout history. Occupants have included the Vettones, Romans, Visigoths, Arabs, and ultimately the Spanish. The city is most…
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10 Amazing “Cold” Winter Vacation Destinations

Tromso, Norway Aurora Borealis
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Forget the swimsuit, and flip flops. To enjoy these winter destinations, you’ll need to grab a parka, and embrace your inner polar bear. While I think it’s a natural tendency to let the mind wander south when temperatures drop and the snow begins…
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