Sicily - Segesta

by Kimp 29. February 2016 21:39
Segesta is in the Western part of Sicily, and will forever be remembered as the small town, that caused the destruction of the mighty Athenian empire, without even firing a single arrow, nor slinging a single sword, nor ever setting foot in Athens. [More]

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Sicily - Erice

by Kimp 29. February 2016 05:21
Erice is on the top of Mount Erice, located on the west coast of Sicily. It is about 750 m (0.5 miles) above the coast, and overlooks the coastal town of Trapani. It's older than recorded history and was always wealthy due to its ability to produce the worlds highest quality Salt, at a time when salt as worth it's weight in gold. [More]

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Sicily - Cefalu

by Kimp 13. February 2016 16:08
The first modern people to settle in Sicily, picked Cefalu, because there was a massive rock located on the coast, which provided a great place to build an impenetrable fortress. [More]

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Germany - Darmstadt - Frankensteins Castle - Halloween

by Kimp 17. November 2015 10:43
Darmstadt is near Frankfurt Germany, and is known as the "city of science".

It is also very close to Frankenstein's castle, which is the home of Europe's Largest Halloween Festival. [More]

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Italy - Milan Worlds Fair

by Kimp 20. October 2015 09:08
The idea for world's fairs comes from the French tradition of having national festivals. About 200 years later, now it is more about nation's showcasing themselves. [More]

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Spain - Pamplona - San Fermin Festival

by Kimp 20. July 2015 11:54
The San Fermin Festival is often called "Running with the Bulls". It was made popular when Ernest Hemingway visited and wrote about in his 1925 Novel "The Sun Also Rises".
Now it has grown to about 1,000,000 people visiting this festival every year. [More]

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England - Wimbledon

by Kimp 8. July 2015 18:21
Wimbledon is home of the "All England Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club" which hosts one of the Major Tennis Tournaments and is only one that is played on a surface made of Lawn. [More]

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Germany - Fredrickshafen

by Kimp 1. July 2015 23:00
Fredrickshafen (Fred's Harbor) is on one of Germany's only Lakes. Lake Constance is where the wealthy Germans head to hang out, on or near the water. It is also home of the Zepplin Museum and Germany's largest classic auto show. [More]

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Bosnia and Hertezgovia - Medugorje

by Kimp 18. April 2015 06:00
A very popular modern Christian Pilgrimage Destination [More]

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Germany - BadenBaden

by Kimp 14. March 2015 17:38
One of the most relaxing places in Germany. The 3 hour long, 19th century Roman-Irish Bath experience is a 5 out of 5 on my personal and soulful scale. [More]

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