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Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver is a bustling coastal city located in British Columbia. It is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in Canada. It is surrounded by music, theatre, and art scenes and is considered to be one of the best cities to live in. The city is surrounded by a picturesque range of mountains making it a popular tourist destination almost all year round. Vancouver is a young city and has many attractions and points of interest to lure every type [...]

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Rome, Italy

Known as the Eternal Capital, Rome’s layers of history are presented to visitors in the form of classical ruins, early places of worship, ancient fountains and Renaissance palazzos. Must-sees in Rome include the iconic Colosseum, the city’s most classical ruin which, at its peak, seated over 50,000 people, as well as the former Roman temple- turned- church, the Pantheon. Marvel at the 50 meter wide Trevi Fountain, Rome’s largest Baroque fountain, and the beautiful façade and interior of the Basilica [...]

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Amsterdam, Netherlands

If a city could be a museum, Amsterdam would win global awards. With its tapestry of canals, gabled buildings and free-spirit, this mandated capital of the Netherlands has always attracted travelers and tourists. The Rijksmuseum is classed as one of the finest art museums on this planet, Van Gogh and Rembrandt, as well as thousands of others. The Von Gogh Museum traces the life and works of this tortured painter, although some contemporary artworks are also on display. Museum het [...]

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is a truly enchanting and vibrant Spanish city. The architecture, the culture, the history, the art, the people, the football (European) and delicious food has been packaged into one city that is Barcelona. The city happens to be Spain’s most visited and for good reason. Barcelona is a treasure trove spanning over 2000 years and more. The city’s Gothic quarter is home to 14th-century cathedrals while the other parts of the city boast of several sculptural masterpieces. There are [...]

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Los Angeles, USA

Los Angeles takes the title on the country’s West Coast. With its mild weather, beautiful people, stylish shopping centers and, of course, Hollywood, it is easy to understand the appeal of Los Angeles. For the best place to people watch and get a real feel for the spirit of Los Angeles and its bohemian side, head down to Venice Beach and its famous boardwalk. Walk in the trail of stardust left by real stars as you head down to [...]

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul is where East meets West. Architectural diamonds include the Aya Sofia with its rich history and breathtaking beauty, Topkapi Palace, famous for its opulent pavilions and mysterious harems, as well as the grand Suleymaniye Mosque. For an opportunity to see a magnificent collection of artifacts dating from the 8th to the 19th century, head to the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts. Within the neoclassic Dolmabahce Palace, visitors will find the National Palaces Painting Museum. Istanbul has multiple vibrant [...]

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London, United Kingdom

From the Tower of London, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey, many of London’s icons are the most recognizable in the world. One of the finest and oldest museums anywhere is the British Museum, which boasts world class exhibitions such as Egyptian mummies, the Rosetta Stone and the Parthenon Sculptures. On par with the standard and frequency of visitors is Westminster Abbey, an Early English Gothic architectural wonder and interment place of no less than 17 monarchs. St Paul’s Cathedral, rebuilt [...]

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Bangkok, Thailand

Thailand’s capital and most populous city, Bangkok is a bustling, busy urban grid with incredible contrasts at every turn. Towering skyscrapers lie shoulder to shoulder with village homes that are over two centuries old, while the skyline is taken up by ancient Buddhist temples alongside neon signs. Colorful markets such as the Chatuchak Weekend Market ply their goods to locals and tourists alike, where you can buy anything from food to antiques. Royalists will love the Grand Palace. For architectural [...]

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France, Paris

Paris is the most popular tourist destination in France. The first attraction that comes to mind, is the famous Eiffel Tower that welcomes every traveler. The city’s other famous attractions include the gargoyled Notre Dame Cathedral which is a masterpiece of French architecture and the Louvre Museum, the world’s largest museum with a massive collection of Egyptian and Near Eastern antiquities, Greek, Etruscan and Roman artifacts, sculpture. Other popular museums and art galleries include Centre Pompidou, National Museum of Natural [...]

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