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    Vienna – Now or Never!

    by  • August 23, 2013 • City Breaks, Food & Drink, Music, Opera, Vienna • 0 Comments

    “Vienna – Now or Never” is one of the catchy slogans used by the Viennese Tourist Office in their promotional material.  Perhaps they do have a good point.  There are plenty of things happening in Vienna at the moment and a short break in this wonderful city is always time well spent. What could...

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    Verona – Opera, Architecture & Star-Crossed Lovers

    by  • August 15, 2013 • Architecture, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Opera, Verona • 0 Comments

    The cosmopolitan city of Verona is a veritable treasure trove of historical, architectural and cultural delights and, justifiably, is one of northern Italy’s most popular tourist destinations. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is a city which holds a year-round appeal, yet which undisputedly comes to life during the summer months when visitors arrive...

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