This is the summary of Rick Steves’ Italy 2012 by Rick Steves.

36 Hours in Florence, Italy

Florence was thrust into the spotlight in February when its mayor, the dynamic 39-year-old Matteo Renzi, became Italy's youngest prime minister. But the Tuscan capital he left behind appears to be flourishing. Once-neglected landmarks have been …
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L'Albereta hotel, Erbusco, Italy: review

L'Albereta, in Italy, is an Erbusco hotel offering an expansive spa, fine countryside views and a choice of restaurants, near Brescia and Bergamo. … She commissions Southeast Asia, solo travel, festival and gap year content, and helps edit the …

Fodor's Florence, Tuscany, Umbria, 5th Edition: Where to Stay, Eat, and Explore, Smart Travel Tips from A to Z, Plus Maps and Co lor Photos (Fodor's Gold Guides)
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BRIEF-Fonciere des Regions enters into new hotel partnership with Motel One

Feb 10 (Reuters) – Fonciere des Regions SA : * Via subsidiary Fonciere des Murs, announces acquisition of two Motel One hotels in Berlin-Mitte and at Frankfurt Airport, Germany. * Enters into new hotel partnership with Motel One with this sale & lease …
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OC's Flamingo Motel owner dies

After two years of teaching in Baltimore County, she took a job through the Department of Defense in 1962, as a teacher for the children of soldiers stationed in West Berlin, Germany. She remembers watching the East German soldiers standing atop the …
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Motel One debuts in London

German budget hotel group Motel One has opened its first London property, located on Minories Street between Aldgate and Tower Hill tube stations. The 291-room hotel is the third in the UK by the group, joining two Motel One properties in Edinburgh …
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Here is the first vlog of my trip to Ireland! Music: The Campfire – Peter Crowley Mists of Avalon – BrunuhVille Follow me on: Tumblr: Facebook:…
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'Double bank-holiday' could leave Irish workers out-of-pocket

Banks have been contacting employers in recent weeks to ensure there's no repeat of problems that saw thousands of people left without wages this time last year. The May Day bank holiday takes place in Ireland next Monday – but on the Continent, the …
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Rain, hail, floods, cold… it must be May bank holiday

The Bank Holiday weekend for Northern Ireland was a bizarre mix of relentless rain, hailstones, thunderstorms, floods, chilly temperatures, snow, flashes of lightning, a few flashes of welcome sunshine and high winds. The Strangford Ferry faced delays …
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Rick Steves Ireland 2015
You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Ireland.

With this guide, you can explore lively Dublin, quaint Kilkenny, and the moss-draped ruins of the Ring of Kerry. Navigate meandering back roads th

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The Icehotel (styled as ICEHOTEL) in the village of Jukkasjärvi, about 17 kilometres (11 mi) from Kiruna, in northern Sweden, was the world’s first ice hotel.After its first opening in 1990,…
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This frozen wonder of the world, is the biggest igloo on the planet, and also a hotel! Man-Made: Ice Hotel : THURS APRIL 17 8P et/pt :…
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Billy Mutebi – A Silent Music Force in the 80s

They often performed at International hotel, now known as Sheraton. … In 1984, Mutebi fled to exile in Kenya, from where he linked up with old buddy Lutaaya and the two wound up later in Sweden, which had become the hotbed of Ugandan musicians.
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Ex-Newcastle United footballer and Derbyshire dad said cancer proved there's

We got to visit Sweden's first ice hotel, which was a fantastic experience too. "At the airport, the ten other people on the trip were complete strangers to me. But, after the trip, I think we've become life-long friends. "It certainly made me …
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Croatian Travel Books
This Croatian 'Sea Organ' Uses Wind And Waves To Create Enchanting

If the sound of waves lapping gently onto the shore puts you in a trance, then it's time you listen to the Morske Orgulje — or, the Sea Organ. The crooning structure in the video above is a 230-foot long instrument on the coast of Zadar, Croatia, that …
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Croatia walking tour: ignorance is bliss in the hills of Istria

The Croats were originally Slavs who descended south from beyond the Carpathians, but who in Istria (and elsewhere) were subject to, among others, the Ottomans, the Venetians, the Austro-Hungarian empire and the Italians, again, from 1919 to 1947.

The Beginner's Guide to Chartering a Yacht With a Crew

“It wasn't that much more expensive than being in Asia for two weeks, with everything from the round-trip travel to the hotel and food. Then again, I'm not going to Asia every week.” He was hooked on the experience. But he admitted he had gotten lucky …
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Chef Diane kicks off Holiday Feast Club with her non-traditional turkey recipe. Diane puts an Asian twist on this American holiday classic, with a ginger garlic brine, spiked with star anise,…
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Shows the Royal Holiday Palace Hotel at Lara Beach near Antalya in Turkey. Shows inside the hotel, its swimming pools and beach plus some excursions in the area.

Daily Current Affairs – 1st May 2015, Friday

It is being celebrated all across the world every year on 1st of May which has been declared as the traditional spring holiday in the Europe. ii. The day is a celebration of laborers and the working class that is promoted by the … India had …
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Will the Avian Flu hit home in Aitkin County?

One question is: Will it impact grocery shoppers, especially for the upcoming holiday season? Will poultry prices jump if there are fewer birds and fewer eggs to buy in the stores? Grocery store owners typically order their turkeys in April for …
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All eyes on Armenia

The day has since been commemorated annually by the Armenian Diaspora and has become a national holiday in Armenia and the Nagorno Karabakh Republic. Yerevan city, the capital of Armenia, was fully packed and secured since 20 April this month.
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