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Everything You Wanted to Know about Evzones — the Greek Presidential Guard

Everything You Wanted to Know about Evzones — the Greek Presidential Guard

If you’ve ever visited Athens, or even if you’ve only researched a little about the best things to see in the Greek capital, you’ve already seen the Evzones — the Greek presidential guard, or Tsoliás, as they are known as well. Once the soldiers who guarded the country’s borders, and today the elite, ceremonial guard, these guys are really a sight to see. Even though they surely won’t strike a pose for you, you’ve seen tons of photos of them, as they are probably the second most photographed sight in Athens, after the Parthenon.

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Everything You Need to Know about Art Nouveau in Europe

Everything You Need to Know about Art Nouveau in Europe

We’re sure you admired all those beautiful buildings that you stumbled upon when you visited Vienna, Prague, Budapest, Brussels, and other European cities, right? In case you were wondering, many of them might be built in the Art Nouveau style. Do you want to learn a little bit about this gorgeous style while dreaming of your next trip? Keep reading because you’re about to find out everything you need to know about Art Nouveau in Europe.

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Culture 101: Most Interesting Ancient Cultures that Ever Existed (PART ONE)

Most Interesting Ancient Cultures Mayan Pyramids

In the evolution of mankind, lifestyles have changed so many times. Many civilizations left an impact on the people that came after them, and we can see that on a daily basis in the architecture, art, and culture in the world around us. In this blog post, we bring you something different, we will share the stories about some of the most interesting ancient cultures that ever existed.

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Portuguese Culture 101: 8 Things You Need to Know before You Visit Portugal

Portugal is a country that has it all: so many historical places for you to explore, extraordinary culture, gorgeous beaches, and natural surroundings, cuisine and wines you’ll love, and its home to warm and welcoming people that will make your stay even better! Exploring the country of fado and saudade was one of the best decisions we ever made, and we bring you a few tips before you decide to travel there as well — here are the 8 things you need to know before you visit Portugal.

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Exploring Athens: 8 Best Museums in Athens

Museum of the Ancient Agora

Athens is known as an amazing historical city, full of antiquities and archaeological sites, and those are the main reasons people visit Athens.  It’s mind-blowing cultural and historical heritage is housed in its countless museums. If you’d like to learn about the incredible history of Greece and of the city of Athens, we’ve got you covered. Here we list 8 best museums in Athens that will surely satisfy your craving for knowledge while at the same time offering up amazing views, gardens, and architecture.

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What to Do in Vienna: Exploring the Most Impressive Buildings

What to Do in Vienna: Staatsoper

Vienna is one remarkable city, full of historical places worth exploring. There are so many extraordinary buildings to be found in Vienna — it’s a dream destination for any architecture-lover. So if you’re wondering what to do in Vienna, here are some recommendations — check out its most impressive buildings.

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Explore the 6 Most Picturesque Places in Athens (With Photos)

Top 6 Instagrammable Places in Athens

Athens is a city in which to get lost in the narrow streets of its historic center, where you see antiquities everywhere, explore some trendy neighborhoods, and where you can enjoy amazing food. In Athens, you are spoilt for choice of the picture-perfect places — every corner has something unique you will want to capture in a photo. Here, we list the 6 most picturesque places in Athens you will want to take pictures of before you leave.

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Best Historic Things to Do in Vienna 2019 (with photos)

Best Historic Things to Do in Vienna - The Belvedere Palace

Vienna is an amazing, beautiful city with history so rich that it will take some time for you to grasp it. If you’re seeking some information about the ways to learn a little bit of Viennese history keep reading — we bring you the best historic things to do in Vienna. You will discover a little bit about Vienna’s beautiful castles, palaces, and churches, as well as about its amusing culture and history.

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What to Do in Zagreb for Halloween 2019? The Bewitched Story

What to Do in Zagreb for Halloween? The Bewitched Story

Are you tired of spending another Halloween in your hometown, doing the same themed Halloween party and maybe trick-or-treating? This spooky-but-fun holiday is so near, and if you’re without any unusual idea, we recommend you visit Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, for a new city and Halloween experience. Wondering what to do in Zagreb for Halloween? Keep reading because we bring you the story about a spooky, mystical tour of the Medieval city of Zagreb — the bewitched story.

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Madame Tussauds Museum in Vienna – The Most Famous Wax Museum

Madame Tussauds Museum in Vienna

So, you’re visiting Vienna and wondering what you can do that’s fun. There is really a lot, but this time we recommend visiting Madame Tussauds museum in Vienna – the most famous waxworks museum with more than 80 wax figures of some of the most famous celebrities from around the world. It is located in the Viennese amusement park called Prater (very convenient), so you can go to some of the many exciting rides after you finish exploring this cool museum.

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