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Ghent, Belgium, a museum of early Flemish architecture

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The tourist brochures say Ghent has more historic sites than Antwerp and is more down-to-earth "real" than Bruges

Isolation-ish escapes and one dreamy trip to save for 2021

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The best little K-Country Lodge you may not know about, three mountain lodges made for escapism, Icelandic dreams
Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre

My five favourite spots in Reykjavik

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Reykjavik's rugged inhabitants deal with constant volcanic activity along with earthquakes, avalanches and even and occasional glacial flood
German Christmas market in Trier

Christmas in Germany

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German Christmas markets, a kaleidoscope of colors and lights, are street markets that are usually held in town squares and spill over into adjacent pedestrian zones
Drinking beer

Sampling Trappist Monastery beers in Belgium

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If you want to take a driving tour with a different twist, hop into your rental car and ramble around the country sampling Trappist Monastery Beers.
The Homage to Picasso pieces by Master Walter Furlan. We were taken to a private viewing of the three sculptures on the factory deck. Each had been placed on a pedestal, with the Venetian lagoon as a backdrop. Photo by Mike Robinson

The seduction of art and the art of sales seduction

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Grace, beauty, art and commerce at the Vetreria Artistica glass factory on Italy’s Murano island
Venice lagoon environmental

Taking a broader, ecological view of Venice

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How many of us think of the Venetian lagoon and its imperilled circumstances when we imagine a trip to Piazza San Marco?

The Algarve: Portugal’s magnificent beach of a south coast

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Imagine golden sand, 25C with a blue sky in May, and the cleanest blue-green ocean you’ve ever seen. Add boardwalks stretching for kilometres and fabulous food

Travels and hikes in Italy’s mini Canada

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The shared borders with France and Switzerland have clearly contributed to a multilingual society in this very northern and beautiful corner of Italy