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September 18, 2020

THE BLACK PRINCE

PRINCE EDWARD Prince Edward, who would have become King Edward IV had he outlived

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September 18, 2020

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

MOSTLY MOZART It sometimes seems as if all of Salzburg is a shrine to its most

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September 17, 2020

EDINBURGH: BODY SNATCHERS

A CITY THAT’S A STUDY IN CONTRASTS. AND A WELLSPRING OF LITERARY INSPIRATION.

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September 17, 2020

THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN

WAS THE LEGEND TRUE? The medieval tale goes like this: The song of a rat

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September 17, 2020

THE GRANDEST DRIVE

NAVIGATING THE GRAND CORNICHE Everyone who has seen To Catch a Thief, Alfred

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September 16, 2020

OXFORD

WHY IS IT CALLED “CITY OF DREAMING SPIRES?” Oxford has long served as an

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September 15, 2020

LAKE GENEVA SWITZERLAND

THE LARGEST LAKE IN EUROPE Stretching along Switzerland’s southern border with

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September 15, 2020

ACROSS THE BRIDGE OF SIGHS

IL PONTE DEI SOSPIRI The world’s most poetically-named bridge, Il Ponte dei

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September 15, 2020

NICE: TEMPLES TO THE SUN

AN ESCAPE FOR THE WINTER MONTHS. We think of the Riviera as a summer resort, but it

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September 14, 2020

ROMAN BATHS

THE ROMAN HERITAGE OF BATH It’s no secret that the Roman Empire has a firm

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September 14, 2020

OBERAMMERGAU

PASSION PLAY Promises to God are notoriously hard to keep. The townspeople of

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September 11, 2020

VENICE: RECEPTION AT DOGES’ PALACE

RECEPTION AT DOGES’ PALACE The interior of Doges’ Palace is lavish, even

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