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2 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelers

ITALY: An Italian vacation for the Goodwin family of Santa Cruz, from left, Matthew, Michelle, Eileen and Kevin, brought them to the Castel Toblino in Calavino.


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6 hrs ago |

Pope Francis joins fight against human trafficking

Pope Francis arrived to bless the coffin of Cardinal Francesco Marchisano at the end of the funeral service celebrated by Cardinal Angelo Sodano in St. Peter's Basilica on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Religion, Anglican, Pope Benedict XVI, Roman Catholic Church

7 hrs ago | WSOCTV

Gardens next to Paris museum overrun with rats instead of tourists

The Louvre is a must-see tourist attraction for those visiting Paris, but there's a very unwelcome visitor in the gardens outside a a it: rats.


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9 hrs ago | CNN

And the world's best city is ...

Readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have voted for their favorite city destinations in an annual survey.


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11 hrs ago |

Craiova becomes Wizz Air's Romanian base #5; new routes to Bologna, ...

On 23 July, Craiova Airport celebrated the opening of Wizz Air's fifth Romanian base, with the ULCC adding four new routes to Bologna and Rome Ciampino, Dortmund and Barcelona.


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14 hrs ago |

The 20 Most Creative Instagram Accounts That Will Inspire You

Instagram allows you to see exactly what inspires people and how creativity is drawn from their everyday life.


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18 hrs ago | CNN

Touring Florence by smartphone

Buildings in the beautiful Italian city of Florence have changed little since the 15th century.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Daily Herald

Local foreign language teachers lead European tour

In front of the Roman amphitheater in Arles, France, are St. John's students Ashlyn Troyer, Shannon Bockey, Samantha Wehri, Colleen Schulte, Haleigh DeWyer, Morgan Musser, Samantha Bonifas, Lucy Bonifas, Ethan Benavidez, Erin Williams and Justin Berelsman.


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South China Morning Post

Tourist litter blamed for invasion of rats in famous Paris garden

It is one of the most famous parks in the world, but now the Tuileries garden in Paris, next to the Louvre museum, is attracting another kind of visitor.


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The New Zealand Herald

Rats plague picnickers in gardens of the Louvre

The uplifting experience of visiting the Louvre in Paris is being marred by the sight of packs of rats scavenging scraps left by picnickers in the museum's gardens.


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Pope urges Christians to protect nature from exploitation

During an open air mass before around 200,000 people Sunday, Pope Francis called for Christians to be environmentally conscious and to protect nature from criminal abuse and illegal dumping .


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Genoa and Italy's Liguria region is a real feast in more ways than one

Steeped in history, the city - the capital of the Liguria region between the mountains and the ocean on the Italian Riviera - is a treasure trove of culture, fine wine bars, sweet delights and hidden palaces.


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Huge crowds clog world's greatest museums

One cloudy afternoon this month, the line to enter the Louvre stretched around the entrance pyramid, across one long courtyard and into the next.


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KISU-TV Pocatello

Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo

"Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo" takes television viewers on a fast-paced informative tour of Italy's limitless food and wine, from the Alps to the southern shores of Sicily in its first season.


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ABC News

12 Must-See Hotel Murals

Of course, we've visited many, many, MANY hotels during our travels. And in order to get a better feel for the destinations to which we travel, we have also visited quite a number of museums.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Summer loving: When the season ends, will a romance that sizzled fizzle?

It's no secret to anyone who lives or works in the city that Detroit has the highest tax rates in... Even if you'll be stuck in the office every weekday this summer, your mind clouded with daydreams of sailing Italy's Amalfi Coast or walking the festive streets of Barcelona, romance may find you or vice versa.


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The Independent

Venice: Cruising by bike

Adrian Mourby is an award-winning writer and producer. He is also an international correspondent for Opera Now magazine and a regular contributor to The Independent on Sunday's travel section.


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The Olympian

The Brotherhood of Glassblowers Church in Piegaro, Umbria.

Join the Olympia Symphony Orchestra for its 8th Annual Concert at the Capitol at 5:30 p.m., Sunday .


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

New York Post

How Mona Lisaa s smile led to love affairs and suicides

In 1516, when he was 64 years old, Leonardo da Vinci found himself at a crossroads.


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Pope goes to stronghold of Naples-area mobsters

Pope Francis has traveled to a southern Italian stronghold of a clan of mobsters who poisoned local farmlands by dumping illicitly trafficked toxic waste.


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