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Category: Things to do in Europe
You can’t really say you’ve seen Lisbon without seeing the Belem District
Portugal is not always on major tourist routes, but there is plenty to see there, especially in Lisbon
For over a thousand years, the faithful have taken the pilgrimage to Santiago passing through northern Spain
This grand old city is not only the capital of Belgium, it’s the capital of the European Union
It’s Bruges in French as well as English, and it’s Brugge in Flemish (or Dutch)
The tourist brochures say Ghent has more historic sites than Antwerp and is more down-to-earth “real” than Bruges
The best little K-Country Lodge you may not know about, three mountain lodges made for escapism, Icelandic dreams
Reykjavik’s rugged inhabitants deal with constant volcanic activity along with earthquakes, avalanches and even and occasional glacial flood
German Christmas markets, a kaleidoscope of colors and lights, are street markets that are usually held in town squares and spill over into adjacent pedestrian zones
If you want to take a driving tour with a different twist, hop into your rental car and ramble around the country sampling Trappist Monastery Beers.
Grace, beauty, art and commerce at the Vetreria Artistica glass factory on Italy’s Murano island
How many of us think of the Venetian lagoon and its imperilled circumstances when we imagine a trip to Piazza San Marco?