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Kraków

Kraków was once the capital of the Kingdom of Poland from. Regions of Kraków… Stare Miasto (Old Town) Kazimierz West Kraków South Kraków East Kraków Points of Interests in Kraków… Day Trips from Kraków… Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp 🏛 Bielsko-Biała Czestochowa Dunajec Gorge Eagle’s Nest Castles Kalwaria Zebrzydowska 🏛 Malopolska 🏛 Tarnów Tatra Mountain National Park […]

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Lisbon

Lisbon Regions of Lisbon… Centro Alfama Baixa Bairro Alto Chiado Principe Real Occidental Alcäntara Ajuda Belém Oriental Beato Marvila Parque de Nações Norte Points of Interests in Lisbon… Day Trips from Lisbon… Alcobaça Almada  Batalha Cabo da Roca Cascais Costa da Caparica Ericeira  Évora Ericeira  Évora Fátima Mafra Nat. Pálacio Nazaré Queluz Nat. Palace Óbidos […]

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London

Like Paris, London was established by the Romans, around 43 AD as Londinium. The end of Roman rule in 410 AD saw the invasion of Anglo-Saxons. They ruled most of England until the Norman invasion of 1066. Viking raids starting in the 8th century led to control of London for a time under the Danish king […]

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Madrid

Madrid is the Capitol of Spain. Regions of Madrid… Latras & Lavapiés La Latina & Austrias Retiro Salamanca Malasaña & Chueca Arganzuela Moncloa Chamberí & Castellana South Suburbs North Suburbs Points of Interests in Madrid… Day Trips from Madrid… Alcalá de Henares 🏛 Aranjuez 🏛 Ávila 🏛 Cordoba 🏛 Cuenca 🏛 El Escorial 🏛 La […]

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Milan

Milano is Italy’s second largest city and is a major industrial and fashion center for Europe. Regions of Milan… Centro Storico North West South Outer Milan Points of Interests in Milan… Day Trips from Milan… Bergamo Bologna Camogli Cinque Terra 🏛 Cremona Franciacorta wine region Genoa 🏛 Lake Como Bellagio Lake Garda Lake Maggiore Lugano, […]

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Moscow

Moscow is the Capitol of the Russian Federation. Regions of Moscow… Central Moscow Central North South West East Outer Moscow New Moscow Zelenograd Garden Ring Points of Interests in Moscow… Day Trips from Moscow… Arkhangelskoye Estate Borodino Dmitrov Gorki Leninskie Ivanovo Klin Kolomna Korolev Kostroma Losiny Ostrov National Park Melikova Pereslavl Zalessky Rostov Veliky Sergiev […]

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Munich

Munich is located in Southeast Germany in Bavaria, close the the Austrian border. It has been the heart of Bavaria for centuries. Regions of Munich… Altstadt (old city) Maxvorstadt Haidhausen Ludwigvorstadt-Isarvorstadt Southwest Munich North Munich East Munich Points of Interests in Munich… Day Trips from Munich… Berchtesgaden Eagle’s Nest Konigssee Chiemsee Dachau Concentration Camp Füssen […]

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Paris

The current name comes from the Parisii, Gallo-Celto tribes who occupied the area prior to the arrival of the Romans who establish the city of Lutetia around 52 BC. Around 508 CE, after Roman influence left, Clovis of the Franks attain rule that passed on to the descendants, the Carolingians. Clovis and those descendants are considered […]

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Prague

Prague is the historical capital of Bohemia and the current capital of Czechia. Established in the  during the Romanesque it flourished in the Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque eras. It played vital roles in the history of Bohemia, the Protestant Reformation, the Thirty Years War and served as the capital of Czechoslovakia. It was spared the massive destruction that was inflected on other […]

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Rome

In 753 BC from a small Latin village it became the center of one of the worlds largest empires. First ruled by Etruscan kings and then the Roman Republic around 509 BC until the Roman Empire in 27 BC. After raids by barbarians and finally the Normans in 1084, Rome after almost 1,000 years of […]

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Stockholm

Stockholm is Sweden’s capitol and largest city. Regions of Stockholm… Gamla Stan (Old Town) Norrmaim Vasastan & Hagastaden Södermalm Ekerö Kungsholmen Östermaim Djurgärden Söderort Södertörn Västerort, Solna & Sundbyberg Lidingö Stockholm Archipelago Norrot Points of Interests in Stockholm… Day Trips from Stockholm… Anundshög Biskops-Arnö Markim Orkestax Sigtuna Skokloster Castle Stockholm Archipelago Uppsala Stockholm Tourism Links… […]

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St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg was founded by Peter the Great. Regions of St. Petersburg… City Center Northern St. Petersburg Vasilievsky Island Southern St. Petersburg Petrograd Side Right Bank Points of Interests in St. Petersburg… Day Trips from St. Petersburg… Kronstadt Pavlosk Palace Peterhof Piskaryovskoye Memorial Cemetery Pushkin Catherine Palace Shlisselburg Strelna Vyborg St. Petersburg Tourism Links… ➾ […]