One Day in Ghent, Belgium: Itinerary + 20 Awesome Things to Do in 2022

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Ghent is one of Belgium’s glittering jewels. With its network of narrow canals, red-brick buildings and magnificent Gothic architecture, it has a medieval cityscape to rival that of Bruges, its more famous neighbour. Better still, as this is a small city, a day trip to Ghent will allow you to hit its highlights with ease. […]

One Day in Brussels: Itinerary and Best Things to Do in 2022

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Belgium’s capital is not just about beer, waffles and chocolate. But that’s not a bad start. By spending just one day in Brussels you will be able to soak up its UNESCO-listed architecture and the vitality for which this cosmopolitan city is famous. Make every minute count with this 1-day Brussels itinerary which includes the […]

30 Famous Streets in London You Must Visit (by a Local)

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Discover the most famous streets in London, from the history of the East End to the café society of Soho My hometown of London has some of the most famous streets on the planet. Many of these streets will be very familiar. They are home to some of London’s most famous landmarks, have political or […]

How to Spend One Day in Barcelona from a Cruise Ship

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Are you visiting Barcelona on a cruise? There is no shortage of things to do in the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region. One of Europe’s great cities, Barcelona is renowned for its art and architecture – notably Antoni Gaudi –  glorious beaches and a first-class culinary scene. But what are the best things to […]