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The complete guide to: Lucca travel

The complete guide to: Lucca travel

Located at the foot of the Apuan Alps in northern Tuscany, Lucca can easily be visited in a day from Florence or Pisa, but we suggest allowing yourself a bit more time to soak up the area’s history — and to indulge in some of the best food in the...
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24 hours in: Lucca

24 hours in: Lucca

If all things Renaissance fascinate you, it’s time to discover Lucca’s cobblestoned streets! Lucca is a beautiful city in the Tuscany region of Italy, famous for its well-preserved Renaissance architecture and walls. The region is known as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, and has produced many historical figures that helped...
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Things to do in: Lucca

Things to do in: Lucca

Lucca may be known as the city of 100 churches, but there’s more to do than just see the cathedrals (although, trust us, you’ll want to see them, too). Here are a few things you must see, do, and eat during your time in this Italian city. Go local in Ampitheatre...
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Vintage Shopping in Venice

Vintage Shopping in Venice

Venice is a shopper’s paradise, and if you know where to go, you can nab some pretty incredible vintage finds too. Here are our top four picks for shoes, accessories, jewelry, and clothes. Just try and resist! 1. L’Armadio di Coco (Coco’s wardrobe) is a family business run by Arianna and...
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Our Local Expert: Livia in Budapest

Our Local Expert: Livia in Budapest

For International Women’s Day on March 8th, we’re talking travel with some of our female guides around the world. Next up, Livia in Budapest!  What is your best travel memory? Watching the sun set over the Greek Islands from Santorini, dancing salsa with the locals in South America, and meeting...
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Advice from a Local: Is it Safe to Travel to Cairo?

Advice from a Local: Is it Safe to Travel to Cairo?

As people who keep up to date with travel, we’re sure that you’ve heard all kinds of things about Egypt over the last few years. Sometimes when things seem a bit turbulent in a certain destination, it’s very difficult to figure out if it’s all true, or all hype. Cairo...
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