Alternative summer vacation destinations

Ready to summer somewhere new? Pack your sunglasses and your best camera and start working your way through our list of alternative summer destinations. By Stine Gjevnøe Sørensen Skip the crowds this summer and try a road less traveled – and way more interesting. From the world’s highest-altitude capital city to an obscure

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The 20 greatest cities to live in

The annual Mercer Quality of Living index takes into account a multitude of factors, including economic and political environment, infrastructure, public transport, health, recreation and housing, to decide which cities are most desirable. Insert drum roll here. And the most liveable place in the world (for the eighth year in a

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Edinburgh Or Edinborough? What’s Correct?

I've often wondered about this. I see it spelled both ways, and I decided to find out which is correct. I DuckDuckGo'ed it and Quora gave me a bunch of explanations. I discounted the answers that weren't from Scots, and the explanation seems to be that Edinburg is the correct way,

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8 Overrated European Cities (And Where To Go Instead)

By Barbara Woolsey Travel can be a lot like dating. Sometimes there are pretty gratifying surprises, when you have chemistry with someone (or some place) that's totally, completely unexpected. But then there are times when you end up somewhere totally, unexpectedly awful and you think, "I wasted my time, money, and

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