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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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Felucca rides in Aswan, Egypt: Meet (and help) the children of the Nile

Felucca is a small, primitive wooden sailing boat traditionally used in Egypt. Especially in Aswan, tourists love to be part of a felucca ride in the Nile River. While observing the exotic nature, maybe singing and dancing with the tour guide and the small crew, they suddenly see a curious scene: Children in a huge effort […]

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Alvor Golf Shop: A friendly store in the Algarve

Golf is a tradition for foreign tourists 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—especially from England and Germany—come to the Algarve every year exclusivelly for this reason. It’s unusual a […]

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Cafe Freud: In Vienna, a place that honors Sigmund Freud

In one of my trips to Vienna, I finally went to the famous Freud Museum. A very interesting visit, by the way, and I’ll show it in details here, with lots of photos, a video and some tips for your visit. Today’s tip is about a place right next to the museum: Cafe Freud. That […]

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Skull Island: Google Maps shows where King Kong lives

‘Kong: Skull Island’, the 2017 American monster film directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, is a reboot of the famous franchise and brings now the giant gorilla back to our attention. But this island… Are you curious to know where it is? Well, you and millions of people are. Google Maps, my great travel companion, thankfully comes to help […]