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    Festival of Colours, 1 of March, 2010
    Hindu Spring Festival02.10.2010 DESTINATIONS
    Pokhara, Nepal [ Book Hostels in Pokhara ]
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    Holi, also known as the Festival of Colours, is a popular Hindu spring festival widely celebrated in India and Nepal. Holi is celebrated as a welcoming of Spring, and a mythological triumph of good over evil. This Holi festival has many elements of primitive and prolific rites. When it comes to translate a celebration in action, nothing compares to the style of this celebration. People chase each other smearing of coloured powder on each other, and throwing water. Local people are simply believi...

  • Photo of A Place That Has To Be Seen To Be Believed, Valparaiso

    01.31.2010

    A Place That Has To Be Seen To Be Believed
    Valparaiso, Chile

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    Valparaiso can offer you its cosmopolitan, bohemian, pluralist and intercultural spirit. The city is characterized by its narrow coastline, outstanding landmark buildings and peculiar, rambling access that climb the hills that have opened up thanks to traditional funiculars. No one who has ever stepped into the lands of Valparaiso can deny, that it...

  • Photo of The Cradle of European Civilization, Athens

    01.30.2010

    The Cradle of European Civilization
    Athens, Greece

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    It is said that subconsciously we all have a stake in Greece. The cradle of European civilization, place where political systems, ethical norms and alphabet were developed and preserved. Various legends, Myths and folklore have mingled into our minds since the childhood. Now its time to visit a dazzling land and its classically beautiful capital - ...

  • Photo of A City Like No Other, Lisbon

    01.28.2010

    A City Like No Other
    Lisbon, Portugal

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    Looking something different than from mainstream European travel? Get your feet on the land of Portugal. Since 1986, after joining European Union the country received a considerable amount of money to raise its economy. Even though, this country is devoted to the "poor ones", it has its own charm and old-fashioned spirit. Portugal's capital, Lisbon...

  • Photo of Dublin - It's Not Just a Place, Dublin

    01.24.2010

    Dublin - It's Not Just a Place
    Dublin, Ireland

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    Mysterious Northern country full of Celtic myths, sentimental romance, sense of the past and heartstring nature. It is Ireland, usually described as a country of hills and lakes. Gain an essential Irish experience visiting prehistorical sites, fascinating Viking villages and a true heart of Ireland - Dublin. The capital of Ireland keeps most of the...

  • Photo of Florence: A Cultural Hotspot, Florence

    01.09.2010

    Florence: A Cultural Hotspot
    Tuscany, Italy

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    Crowded every time you come! So be morally prepared. Even though, Florence is rather a small city of Tuscany, but it hosts more than 3 millions of tourists every year. The major part of them are coming during the summer season. Therefore, the best advice would be to organize a trip ahead, as there are plenty of people wishing to explore the real an...

  • Photo of City That Will Simply Surprise You, Warsaw

    01.07.2010

    City That Will Simply Surprise You
    Warsaw, Poland

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    Received its crown and the status of principal city in 1596, Warsaw is known as one of the youngest capitals of Europe. By the end of the II World War the major part of the old town, let alone the capital itself, was destroyed. However, not so long after the city was rebuilt and many monuments were restored to their former glory. Exploring Warsaw a...

  • Photo of Traditions And Modernity All Together, Shanghai

    01.05.2010

    Traditions And Modernity All Together
    Shanghai, China

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    Historically The valley of Yangtze river was the richest and most prosperous land in China. Perfect conditions for the agriculture allowed ancient Chinese civilization to develop into one of the most powerful civilizations in the world. The people of the region used to enjoy a mostly affluent, stable lifestyle and Epicurean attitude. The valley was...

  • Photo of Paris - Diversity of Sights And Sceneries, Paris

    01.03.2010

    Paris - Diversity of Sights And Sceneries
    The Lovely Capital of France

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    Paris, the city of history and beauty, has a lot to offer. The most significant event in France's history is the French Revolution in 1789 that made the country to be the center of art and sophistication. Liberté, égalité, fraternité (liberty, equality, brotherhood) are values we still cherish. MUSEUMS. The legendary Musée du Louvre is one o...

  • Photo of Seville Is  Like a Breath of Fresh Air, Seville

    12.29.2009

    Seville Is Like a Breath of Fresh Air
    Beautiful, Amazing and Inspiring

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    It should be hard to find a traveller who hasn't heard about Andalucia and its fabulous capital Seville. Renowned for its architectural treasures, amazing flamenco festivals, relaxed lifestyle and streets filled by the smell of orange trees and palms, Seville has been attracting visitors for many years. It is hard to escape from caring locals, fest...

  • Photo of Discover the Best of Berlin, Berlin

    12.26.2009

    Discover the Best of Berlin
    City That Has Risen And Fallen Many Times

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    Why Berlin? Because it is a paradise to enjoy and relax. Capital, fashionable metropolis full of historical heritage, cultural center, oasis for business and much more... It is a colorful and vivid city no matter when you come. After the Second World War city has risen up rapidly and now is more than ready to reveal its secrets. No matter for what ...

  • Photo of World's Best Cities To Eat Well 2009, Paris

    12.20.2009

    World's Best Cities To Eat Well 2009
    The Best of Global Cuisine

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    Good food is like medicine - it nourishes the body and mind. Eating is one of life's great pleasures. Therefore, discovering a new cuisine should be a special delight. Forbes recently finished their ranking of the top 10 cities in the world to eat well. We are pleased to present the nominated cities. Read, enjoy and don't forget that the main exper...

  • Photo of Marvelous Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro

    12.18.2009

    Marvelous Rio de Janeiro
    Like No Other Place In the World

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    The Cidade Marvilhosa (Marvelous City) is a paradise on earth. Kilometers of beaches, beautiful people, rhythms of samba, passion for soccer - the city is full of life, heat and sweat. Rio de Janeiro as all you need to feel good. Go and enjoy the eternal summer city.... SOCCER. People in Brazil love soccer, and that's why they've the largest so...

  • Photo of New Zealand - The Country of Wonders, Auckland

    12.17.2009

    New Zealand - The Country of Wonders
    Set of Living Postcards

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    New Zealand, the place where the fabulous films of Peter Jackson, The Lord of the Rings, were filmed. Almost every activity in New Zealand has something to do with its beautiful, breath-taking nature, there's absolutely no doubt about that. In the northern island, there are active volcanoes, sweet hot lakes, and stunning geysers. In addition, it is...

  • Photo of Cabalgata dels Tres Tombs Festival, 17 of January 2010, Barcelona

    12.11.2009

    Cabalgata dels Tres Tombs Festival, 17 of January 2010
    Barcelona, Spain

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    Barcelona can boast of one of its most unusual celebrations of January - Cabalgata dels Tres Tombs. This festival is also known as St Anthony's Day. Since the Middle Ages St. Anthony has been acknowledged as the Patron Saint of all domestic animals. Held on the 17th of January 2010, it famous for processions and blessings of animals that take place...

  • Photo of Gondola - Venice's Unique Maritime Craft, Venice

    12.11.2009

    Gondola - Venice's Unique Maritime Craft
    Venice, Italy

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    Most of the world's famous cities have their own symbols. New York is usually called "the big apple", Paris cannot be imagined without Eiffel Tower, London is associated with the red buses and Buenos Aires with a dance of tango. One of the most romantic cities in the world - Venice - cannot be imagined without the gondola. It is a long wooden boat ...

  • Photo of 12 Nights to Christmas Festival, Dublin

    12.02.2009

    12 Nights to Christmas Festival
    12th - 23rd of December 2009, Dublin

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    Christmas is one of the most eagerly anticipated holidays all over the world. However, the Pre-Christmas period could be a fantastic time as well! Start to celebrate earlier as the capital of Ireland is getting ready to entertain its guests. Celebrating its fifth anniversary this year, the 12 Days of Christmas festival will be held on Dublin's Geor...

  • Photo of Secrets of Montmartre, Paris

    12.02.2009

    Secrets of Montmartre
    Paris, France

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    Montmartre is a famous hill in Paris which also gives its name to the district in the north of Paris. Montmartre is most commonly known due to the white domed Basilica of the Sacré Cœur which sits at the top of the hill. The area is also popular for its lively nightclub district. Another older church that is located on the hill is called the Sain...

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