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Where is Cleopatra’s tomb?

Hello, Damas! I’ll be in Egypt soon. I’d like to visit the tomb of Cleopatra. Where is it? Any tip for my visit? Hello! First, let’s make one thing clear. I believe you are talking about ‘Cleopatra VII‘ – the famous Cleopatra frequently featured in motion pictures (Elizabeth Taylor), books, documentaries, etc.

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Travel

Visit the great Egyptian Museum

The name is Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, but people commonly know it as the Egyptian Museum or Museum of Cairo. The giant building shines as one of the key points to visit in Egypt. Join me now on a virtual visit to the museum. In addition to many photos, you will see tips for YOUR exciting visit when finally in Cairo.

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Choosing a hotel in Egypt

My readers usually ask privately for help when choosing a hotel in Egypt. I give them some general instructions. I believe this is the moment to respond to everyone, at once, through an article.

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Travel

Felucca rides in Egypt: The ‘singing kids’ of the Nile

Felucca rides on the Nile River are very popular among tourists in Egypt. Felucca is a small, traditional, primitive wooden sailing boat driven by a native. Sailing on the Nile River, I saw something very interesting. I suddenly met the “singing kids” of the Nile.

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Casino Estoril, Portugal: A hit among tourists, linked to James Bond

Lisbon, Cascais, Sintra and Estoril are top choices for tourism in Portugal. In Estoril, 26km (16 miles) away from the capital Lisbon, fans of James Bond will discover a veeeeery special surprise. We find there the super popular CASINO ESTORIL. It is announced as Europe’s largest casino. The most interesting thing about it, if you’re crazy for Bond, is its […]

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Travel

Algarve: Europe’s most famous secret

The ALGARVE (south of Portugal) is promoted worldwide as Europe’s most famous secret.

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Travel

Alvor Golf Shop (Algarve, Portugal)

Golf is a tradition in the Algarve (south of Portugal). We find here some of the best golf fields in the world. The region hosts great matches, and profesional golf players invest their money here. Not surprisingly, thousands of tourists come to the Algarve every year exclusivelly for this reason. It’s unusual a tourist come to the Algarve with […]

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Pôr-do-Sol: Restaurant in Alvor (Algarve, Portugal)

Tourism in the Algarve (south of Portugal)? If you are looking for a great restaurant in Alvor, drive your attention to Pôr-do-Sol. It’s one of my favorite restaurants — I’m always there with my family. (The name of the restaurant means “sunset” in Portuguese.)

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Vienna: Visit a cafe that honors Sigmund Freud

On my most recent trip to Vienna, Austria, I went to the famous Freud Museum. A very interesting visit, by the way, and I’ll show you it in details here, with lots of photos and a video. Today’s tip is about a place right next to the museum: Cafe Freud. That was a nice surprise. […]

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Technology Travel

Kong: Locate Skull Island on Google Maps

Kong: Skull Island brings the giant gorilla back to our attention. Skull Island… Are you curious to know where that is? Google Maps, my great travel companion, comes to help us.