The coolest things to do in Old Goa if you’re visiting in February-March 2020; Vivek Menezes; GQ

The coolest things to do in Old Goa if you’re visiting in February-March 2020…

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Switzerland is safest country to travel in, Singapore second; AFP

According to Insurly, a travel insurance comparison website, Switzerland is the world’s safest travel destination, scoring 93.4 out of 100.

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Morocco fortress village hopes to draw ‘Game of Thrones’ fans; AFP

Millions worldwide may have seen the desert fortress in the hit fantasy series “Game of Thrones”, but fewer know they can visit the Moroccan village of Ait-Ben-Haddou.

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For an ancient culture, we don’t value heritage; Mid-Day

The 1878-made Hayward Brothers’ Patent Semi-Prism Lights from Borough, London that once lit the station premise are in a sorry state with the recent ongoing renovation of the Grade 1 building…

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21 Best Things To Do in La Paz, Bolivia; Stephanie Parker; Big World Small Pockets

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The Cinque Terre tops the list of the world’s most Instagrammed villages; AFP

Perched in the Italian Riviera not far from Genoa, the Cinque Terre is a group of five villages in a national park which is a UNESCO world heritage site. According to an international listing established by Farawayfurniture.com, it is the most ‘Instagrammed’ village destination in the world…

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MultiBrief: Frank Lloyd Wright buildings gain UNESCO World Heritage Listing; Dave G Houser; Multi Briefs

 

 

Eight buildings designed by America’s best known and arguably most accomplished architect, Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), have been officially inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List by the World Heritage Committee. The collection of buildings, formally addressed in the nomination as “The 20th Century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright,” spans 50 years of Wright’s influential career and marks the first modern architecture designation in the United States on the World Heritage List. Of the 1,092 World Heritage sites around the world, this group of Wright sites joins an existing list of 23 sites in the United States.

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Two deaths trigger alarm at Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve; Agustin Del Castillo; Monga Bay

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The Stunning Viking Runestones Of Scandinavia; David Nikel; Forbes

While there’s no doubting the fascinating burial ship discoveries being made, some truly remarkable Viking artifacts exist in plain sight throughout Scandinavia: runestones.

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A Timeless Journey Through the Hidden Treasures of the Tokaj Wine Region; Fanni Kaszas; Hungary Today

Home of the legendary Aszú white wines, Tokaj wine region is located in northeastern Hungary. Named after the town of Tokaj, the region’s former commercial center, it is a relatively small wine region of around 5,500 hectares of vineyards. From wine tastings, excursions, producer’s markets, and great restaurants, the region offers a lot for tourists.

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Hot-air balloons in Cappadocia; Anadolu Agency

 

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Why Visit Clermont-Ferrand In Central France; Tom Mullen; Forbes

Fly from Paris to explore this city and surrounding…

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Explore the diversity of Vietnam’s landscape in 4 days; Neetha Naveen; Manorama Online

You would need at least four days to explore and get a real taste of the country. Due to the north-east location, it would be ideal to board your flight from Kolkata and you would reach the Vietnam capital, Hanoi, in three hours…

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Montenegro has biggest increase in tourism in Europe in 2019; Ian Horswill; CEO Magazine

The European Travel Commission’s European Tourism Trends and Prospects shows that Montenegro has the biggest percentage increase in tourism in 2019 with Turkey and Lithuania the next two biggest rises respectively. Across Europe, tourism increased 4% last year.

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The World’s Most Popular Villages Have Been Revealed; Danielle Flowers; Marie Claire

The villages that have been Instagrammed the most have been revealed in a new study by farawayfurniture.com. From the picturesque Cinque Terre in Italy to the world-famous Oia in Santorini, look no further for the village set to inspire your next holiday.

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Post-consecration, devotees continue to flock to Big Temple in Thanjavur; The Hindu

It was declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1987…

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Hoi An among world’s most romantic places; VIR

Hoi An ancient city in Vietnam’s central coastal province of Quang Nam has been selected by the US Cable News Network (CNN) as one of the world’s 13 most romantic places to visit.

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2020 Hiroshima Travel Guide Blog with a P7,000 DIY Itinerary and Budget for First Timers; Mervz; Pinoy Adventurista

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Beautiful Places to Visit Instead of Overcrowded Tourist Destinations; Josie Green; 24/7 Wall Street

 

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Festivals, food and the friendliest nation on earth! Put THIS destination at the top of your travel wish list; Wendy Douglas; Metro

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