Cargin Carraigin Castle, affordable castles to stay at in Ireland
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affordable castles to stay at in Ireland (under $300!)

Ireland is a beautiful country and an ideal travel destination. Nature lovers will relish the endless green landscapes of the Emerald Isle, the electric blue waters that crash against towering seaside cliffs, dense forests and pristine lakes. The Irish people are the salt of the earth. On your next visit you should consider one of …

Horse Drawn Sleigh, a great addition to your Germany Winter itinerary!
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Germany in Winter Ultimate Guide, everything you need to know! (2024)

Germany in winter is a beautiful and magical place, a real winter wonderland with snow-dusted landscapes, cozy Christmas markets, and winter sports opportunities. Despite the colder temperatures, winter is a great time to visit Germany. The country’s cities and towns are adorned with twinkling lights and festive decorations, outside of the Christmas Market season it’s …

2 week trip to Ireland and Scotland itinerary plus 1 day in England
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Ultimate 2 week trip to Ireland and Scotland itinerary! (photos!)

Planning a vacation to England Ireland Scotland? you can’t go wrong with this epic itinerary that includes some of the most popular sites in each of these these three fabulous European countries! The original plan: visit the Republic of Ireland. As I puzzled over maps I noted that at their nearest points Scotland and Ireland …

the Devil’s Bridge / Rakotzbrücke, Famous Landmarks in Germany
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50 plus Famous Landmarks in Germany you NEED to see NOW  (with maps and photos!)

Landmarks are recognizable features of the landscape, some carved out by nature, some man made. Landmarks are often popular tourist attractions that make great travel destinations and deserve a spot on our “must see” travel wish lists. So, if you’re looking for some of the best places to visit on your next trip to Germany …

Kilkenny Castle Kilkenny Ireland
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Exciting things to do in Kilkenny Ireland Guide (with photos)

The small city of Kilkenny is a Medieval town located in county Kilkenny in southwest Ireland. With a population of just 26,512 people, it’s a very manageable town for tourists to explore on foot. You’ll discover a beautiful castle, historic sites, medieval charm, a distinct Irish appeal…and lots of exciting things for visitors to do! …

Slea Head drive on the Dingle Peninsula Ireland
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22 Amazing Slea Head Drive / Dingle Peninsula Stops (with photos)

Friends, those images that you conjure up in your head of quintessential Ireland can be found right here on the Dingle Peninsula (Corca Dhuibhne)! Rolling emerald green hills are interspersed with sandy beaches, ancient monuments and ruins, stunning views, and a seemingly never ending coastline of water that’s too blue to be true continuously crashing …

York England cover photo best things to do in York England
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22 great things to do in York England for Couples, singles and everyone else!

York England is a fantastic old walled city in northeast England with over 2,000 years of history. York was founded by the Romans but has a rich Viking history as well. Its medieval city wall is incredibly well preserved. Top things to do in York England for Couples (and everyone else!)  Whether your looking for …

how to plan a trip with friends the easy way
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How to plan a trip with friends the easy way!

Girls trip, guys trip, couples trips, group trips, family vacation….Travel is always better when you experience it with the ones you love and the whole purpose of a trip is to have a great time! BUT planning travel with others can be challenging. It takes a little effort to make sure everyone’s wants and needs …

Glamping tent at Serenity Authentic Glamping Tulum resort, jungle hideaway in Mexico
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Serenity Authentic Glamping Tulum, jungle hideaway with a beach! (photos)

Dreaming of glamping in Mexico? Serenity Authentic Glamping Tulum is a relaxing luxury tented camp in the very heart of Xpu Ha, in the state of Quintana Roo Mexico. What makes this stay extra special is it’s location in a lush jungle, with a sandy beach and Caribbean blue waters just steps away! Glamping, “glamorous …

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How to use Google Translate: a step-by-step guide (with video)

Google Translate can be a game changer when planning travel to a foreign country. I’ll illustrate here all of the features of Google Translate and explain what they do so that you can take full advantage of these travel planning tools Google Translate Desktop Version I couldn’t even begin to plan international travel to nonspeaking …