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A visitors guide to Lecce, the best city in Puglia region. The beautiful baroque city in Puglia offers visitors the best things to do and affordable stays. Lecce is the perfect location for those who want to explore the Puglia region.
City Wonders was awarded the 2019 TripAdvisor No.1 Travelers' Choice Tour in the world for their Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica Tour. After taking the Vatican tour is it ease to see why City Wonders received this accolade.
Discover the heart of Italian food on this local-led food tour in the trendy neighbourhood of Trastevere with award winning tour operator 'The Tour Guy'. Local food tour in Trastevere Rome with The Tour Guy is a must for foodies who love pasta, pizza, gelato, wine and walking.
2 things you must do in Venice with Venice City Tours. 1. Take a charming Venice gondola ride tour 2. Create your own Venetian Carnival mask with a Master artisan to take home or wear your creation to the masquerade ball during the annual Venice Carnivale. Book now.
Dogs are very much part of a family. But how does it work when you decide to take your dog boating on a long-distance trip? The K9 Traveller talks to Australian sailor and dog lover Wendy Martin for the answers.
Pooches & Pinot run VIP dog-friendly winery tours of the Yarra Valley. You and your K9 Traveller will feel like rockstars on this winery tour
Interesting Facts About Melbourne! Melbourne is a bustling social hub. We know it as the cultural boiling point of the country. Full of quirky coffee spots, world-class restaurants and fantastic street art that puts it on the map internationally. But do you know as...
Tasmanian Wonders Tasmania is one of the world's most remote destinations. It is certainly somewhere that, if you have not already, you should look to visit. Tasmania is a beautiful island off the south coast of Australia and is often taken for granted. You will be...
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