Visit the charming Dutch village where cars aren’t allowed

There are no roads in Giethoorn, the picturesque hamlet known as the “Dutch Venice.” In the tiny Dutch village of Giethoorn, the tranquility is almost dreamlike. That is until you remember why it’s so quiet—there are no cars. In fact, there’s no way for cars to get around because there are no roads. Locals and […]

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The 10 most beautiful places to visit in Austria

From enchanting cities and fairy tale villages to sweeping Alpine mountain landscapes, we explore the most beautiful places to visit in Austria. Whether you thrive in charming cities or crave the great outdoors, a trip to Austria promises to satisfy all tastes. From cities steeped in centuries of history to charming villages nestled in breathtaking […]

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21 beautiful Dutch towns in the Netherlands (that aren’t Amsterdam!)

There are so many beautiful towns in the Netherlands, but it’s easy to get wrapped up in that city life. Here are seven stunning options for you to check out while escaping from the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam. Whether you’re a tourist or just living in the Netherlands, we are always on the lookout […]

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11 Underrated Towns in the Netherlands

There are many smaller settlements beyond Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague that are hugely underappreciated outside of the Netherlands. These charming, yet under-explored burgs include several secluded spots on the Wadden Islands, two fortified communities and the oldest city in the Netherlands. Muiden A castle has stood in Muiden since at least the 14th century. […]

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7 Austrian villages that are just as beautiful as Hallstatt

WITH EACH POPULAR film or television show comes a deluge of tourists to the production’s filming location or the fictional setting where it takes place. Take, as examples, the boom of visitors in Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast and Northern Ireland to see where Game of Thrones was filmed or the tourism industry built around the Lord […]

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