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Austrian Travel Review
24 Hours in Budapest: Epic History, Eclectic Nightlife

To name just a few notable events over the last 2,000 years or so: the Ottoman occupation, the Austria-Hungary period, the loss of 200,000 lives during the Second World War, the Hungarian Revolution and the fall of the Iron Curtain. The city's …
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Ghost Stories for Grown-Ups

Robert Fordyce Aickman was born in London on June 27, 1914—the day before the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, the event that triggered World War I. A congenital pessimist, Aickman regarded this coincidence as a bad way to …
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25 years ago: Voyager 2 flies by Neptune and Triton

Radio signals from Voyager 2 required four hours and 6 minutes to travel the 2.8 billion miles back to Earth, transmitting photographs of the planet and its moon that “left jubilant scientists agog,” in the words of the New York Times. The data …
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