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ROOM 19, SCHLOSSLE HOTEL: Tallinin, the benevolent presence undescribed among possible room amenities

http://schloesslehotel.com/ – Tallinn, fortified medieval city, was one of the most famous ports in the eastern Europe, for goods from ships brought` That sailed from as far away. Tallinn was and still is a special city, with old medieval buildings, like the site of Schlössle Hotel. The hotel is on the very same narrow cobblestone street where merchants Numerous storage buildings ...

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HOHENSALZBURG FORTRESS: With Gottfried, to step into a nest that looks out over nearly a thousand years of history

The fortress was built gradually, starting in 1077, and even at this time it is – for degree of conservation – the largest fortress in central Europe. I would like to show you its rooms, along with numerous museums. Since 1892, the Hohensalzburg Fortress is reachable with a cable car, and it is with that that we’ll get there. You’ll ...

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WE ARE (EVEN) WHAT WE EAT: With Miguel, to savor his Galicia

True, unbelievable, but true. This is also Spain, but winter is now behind us, forests and pastures are revived and Galicia returns to donate his specialitità (of course, also gastronomic). In this corner northwest of the Iberian Peninsula, the town of Lalin is the heart of my land, and I will accompany you to eat what my mother always cooking: ...

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MY INVISIBLE APPLE: Along with Thomas, recalling his New York

When I went into the palace of the Nasdaq, attracted me were not the videos on its external facade showed the oscillations of the stock market, but the restaurant ESPN Zone (comfortable chairs and many giant screens, each with a different sporting event). From 7 to 9 am, in those years, passing in Time Square I could observe Good Morning ...

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THE HISTORY OF GREAT LIGHT: The Tao and its manifestations

THE TAO AND ITS MANIFESTATIONS Tao is that which encompasses the Universe and gives it dimension. Its height cannot be measured nor its depths fathomed. It made visible what at first had no form. Flowing like a fountain, its energies penetrated the void and filled space. By ceaselessly flowing, it transformed murky chaos into crystal clearness.

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WELCOME TO GUARDA, PORTUGAL: Together with Ana, north of the Serra Estrela

Welcome to my city. Wasting no time, I’ll take you in my city, but the medieval city walls (built after the reconquest of 1140), it remains a little dos Ferreiros. Certainly observe with wonder our ancient houses in dark granite, because their windows Renaissance and Manueline are very special. We’ll see Praca Luis de Camoes and the Cathedral in late ...

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MEXICO – BREAD, DISH AND SPOON: With Manuel, where the tortilla opens the doors of your stupor

I hope you have already visited Mexico City. If you have something to ask me, we can talk during our excursion to the Bosque de Chapultepec, a place you will never forget. I am Manuel, and I take the opportunity that Meeting Benches offers me, to show the largest park of my nation – 400 acres – along a route ...

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WELCOME TO REYKJAVIK: Together with Olaf, to discover the unimaginable

Hello, thanks to the space that gives me Meeting Benches, I can briefly accompany in my city. You will notice something unusual, a feeling also visible in this season: the city (in its way), is able to warm up. What you see is the old city (between Tjorn, Laekjargata, the port and the suburb of Seltjarnarnes). If you want, you ...

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CLIFF OF MOHER, IRELAND: An itinerary that is worth a trip

True, my Irish coasts confirm a rule geographic: the lands exposed to the west are the most beautiful. Certainly will be your eyes, however, to judge what my already know, but the fact that I am an Irishman (madly in love of my land), nothing detracts from what nature has given abundantly to my homeland.  http://www.ireland.com/ Finian I am, and ...

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BEDDGELERT, THE PASTORAL CHARM: The timeless magic of a Welsh village.

Welcome to Beddgelert, Arfon I am, and you’re with me in the county of Gwynedd – 53 ° 00.7’N 4th 06.06’W – at the confluence of the rivers Glaslyn and Colwy. http://www.beddgelerttourism.com/ . Grave of Gelert, this is an ancient legend, the name of my city, but that dog so special is now long dead, so we’ll have to settle ...

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