Who Were the Centaurs in Greek Mithology?

Half man half horse, the Centaur Chiron was, unlike his violent fellow Centaurs, a wise, benevolent creature that lived in the wooded mountains of...

North Iceland’s Maritime Marvels

While Reykjavik and the south of Iceland hold many charms, incorporating an itinerary with summer stops along the northern region guarantees a better understanding...

Who Were the Ancient Minoans of Early Crete?

The Minoan civilization enjoyed enormous success in internal and foreign affairs, yet even at the height of its power, it was not a match...

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29 GREAT Attractions & Things to Do in Barcelona, Spain

When you think of Europe and culture, you think of the major cities such as Paris, Venice, Berlin, London, etc. But it might surprise...

A Weekend in Monte Carlo, Monaco

Monte Carlo is what it is. A glittering, glamorous jewel on the Mediterranean coast, or an enclave of tax avoiders crammed into multistory flats....

A Trip to Saint Malo, Brittany

Feel in need of a quick French fix? Take the Friday night ferry to Brittany and combine historic Saint-Malo with the chic seaside resort...

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