7 Things to do in Tallinn in the winter

 Overview: Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, is a fairytale-like and UNESCO World Heritage city that offer plenty of historic building and sightseeing opportunities to its visitors. Tallinn is also proven to be a perfect winter destination and it is home to one of the coziest Christmas markets you will ever see in Europe. Our post …

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Visiting Gauja National Park from Riga, Latvia

Visiting Latvia

I’ll be honest and confess that I hadn’t heard of Gauja National Park until I came across this blog while searching for content in Latvia but now have it as a place I want to visit. The region is a perfect idea for a day trip out of Riga, the capital of Latvia, and boast …

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Top 9 things to do in Cesis, Latvia

 Overview: Most people who have visited the Balkan country will have been to the capital city, Riga, but may not have ventured further afield, which is a shame. Cēsis is a 13th-century town, steeped in history and known for its castle and wonderful fall displays. The Sane Travel This post comes from Anita on her blog The …

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Visiting Vischering Castle, A Wasserschloss in Germany

A Visit to Vischering Castle in Lüdinghausen, Germany

 Overview: Any history or culture lover traveling in Europe should take the opportunity to visit some of the many historic castles that still stand across the continent.  Germany’s Nordrhein-Westfalen state has more than it’s fair share of some amazing castles, and Burg Vischering, near Ludinghausen, is one of the most unique and stunning. This post …

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How to visit Windsor Castle

Famous worldwide, Windsor Castle has been home to Kings and Queens for over 1000 years. Steeped in history it is a highlight of many visits to the UK. However, it’s not cheap, especially when visiting with a family and I find that some castles are best viewed from the outside as they can be somewhat …

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