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Sintra + Belem | Portugal

One day we decided to venture out of Lisbon to the wonderful towns of Sintra and Belem. Within the cities, we were able to see three of the Seven Wonders of Portugal.   Sintra We had a lovely Uber driver who encouraged us to see the Castelo dos Mouros, or Castle of the Moors, and […]

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Lisbon | Portugal

Following San Sebastian, we continued south to Portugal. The town is so bright and colourful, and has an incredibly relaxed atmosphere. We took an overnight train with Trenhotel and I highly recommend avoiding this. It was old and rickety which made the ride very unenjoyable. I was very thankful to arrive in the beautiful city! […]

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Annecy | France

Annecy is a gorgeous little town in the east of France, near the border of Switzerland and Italy. It is peaceful and incredibly picturesque. It is easily accessible by train, which is what we did coming from Milan.   The town of Annecy sits on the feet of the French Alps which you can see […]

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Verona | Italy

I took a little day trip to Verona and it was lovely to explore another smaller town in Italy. I took the Italo train from Florence which only took 1.5 hours – very easy for a day trip!   The town itself is beautiful to walk through and is lined with old buildings and cyprus […]

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Sifnos | Greece

Next stop: Sifnos!   I found Sifnos to be very quiet with not a great deal going on. But, you can find good night-life in Apollonia and a beautiful old-world city in Kastro.   Kastro had a beautiful castle on top of a hill and a church that was almost out to sea.   Sifnos […]

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