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Second Chance to See 2020's Once-in-a-decade Easter Passion Play- Oberammergau Reschedules to 2022

in Germany

It’s been going on for 400 years. Every year ending in 0: 1990, 2000, 2010… and this German cultural tradition was supposed to happen again in 2020.

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Five Ways To Experience The Best of Hawai'i's Art and Culture

in Hawaii

The island of Hawai‘i’s vast, diverse and often breathtaking landscape is home to six distinct moku – the Hawaiian word for “districts” –...

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A Dozen Reasons to Visit India During Diwali

in India

India’s biggest and most important annual holiday is also one of the best times to visit the country.  Ancient civilizations the wor...

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Lest We Forget: The WW2 Site That's Trying to Gain UNESCO Status

in Normandy, France

It was a fabled event in military history and has become etched into popular culture, the subject of movies, documentaries, novels and re...

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The Real Downton Abbey and 3 Other Majestic English Manor Houses That Star in Films

in Great Britain, United Kingdom

If the Downton Abbey movie and TV series has you fantasizing about life in the elegant and storied surroundings of England’s stately home...

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These 3 Latin American Cities Turn 500 This Year

in Central America, Anywhere

In 14 hundred and 92, Columbus sailed the ocean blue (as the rhyme we learned in school goes), and unwittingly unleashed a tsunami of Eur...

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This Italian Wine Region is Now a UNESCO Site

in Italy

Pop the cork on the bubbles! If you're a fan of sparkling wine, you are likely already familiar – and in love with – Italy's signatu...

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Video: The Only Place in the World with 3 Real Viking Ships

in Oslo, Norway

It's the best place in the world to discover your inner Viking! Scandinavia's seagoing warriors have re-captured the world's imagina...

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Put America's Oldest Cities On Your Travel Bucket List

in North America, Anywhere

You don't have to be a history buff to make a point of visiting the oldest cities in the U.S.Since the establishment of European settleme...

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50 Years Since John Lennon's Bed-in for Peace: Video Inside that Hotel Suite Today

in Montreal, Quebec

It was a week at the end of May 1969 that became an iconic, unforgettable moment of 60's counter-culture and protests against the Vietnam...

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What's your Favorite Experience at the Juno Beach Centre? Reasons to Visit Canada's DDay Landing Beach During its 75th Anniversary Year

in Normandy, France

Everyone experiences travel differently, and this may be most true of historic sites. Standing on the spot where history was made is a pr...

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This 400-Year-Old Easter Play Only Happens Once a Decade in this German Village

in Germany

You may never have heard of the small Bavarian village of Oberammergau. But every year ending in 0: 2010, 2020, 2030 and so on... Ob...

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