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September 30, 2020

APPIAN WAY

VIA APPIA ANTICA If you want to get a vivid sense of the ancient Roman highway

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September 30, 2020

COLORS OF THE MIDDLE AGES

THE PAPAL PALACE WAS LIKE THE LAS VEGAS OF THE MIDDLE AGES As the world’s

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September 29, 2020

BELVOIR CASTLE

BELVOIR CASTLE & THE DA VINCI CODE Belvoir Castle has a strong history in the

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September 29, 2020

OKTOBERFEST

OKTOBERFEST & GERMAN CLICHÉS Oktoberfest in Munich is the mother of all

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September 28, 2020

VINCENT VAN GOGH

THE RED-HEADED MADMAN Few towns celebrate a single artist as thoroughly as Arles

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September 28, 2020

THE CAMPIDOGLIO

CAPITOLINE HILL Ever since the time of the Caesars, climbing the Campidoglio

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September 25, 2020

POTSDAM & SANSSOUCI

“NO WORRIES” There were drawbacks to being a European monarch. For

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September 25, 2020

ANNE HATHAWAY

SHAKESPEARE’S WIFE Little is known about Shakespeare’s wife and mother

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September 24, 2020

THE EXPAT SCENE IN GAUL

A HABIT LAID DOWN 2,000 YEARS AGO Thanks to British author Peter Mayle—whose

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September 24, 2020

CELLULOID VENICE

BEAUTIFUL CITY AND MELANCHOLY MOVIES? For one of the world’s most beautiful

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September 23, 2020

WÜRZBURG

ZUM WOHL! Not long ago, researchers proclaimed that red wine could be good for the

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September 21, 2020

VENICE: CASANOVA, THE ESCAPE ARTIST

A LOVE THAT COULDN’T BE CONTAINED. The only prisoner to ever escape from the

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