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Carnival of Venice
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Carnival of Venice

Carnival is a celebration of life, and many cities all over the world organize elaborate parades and balls. It all started in Venice in the 12th century. Carnivals everywhere end 40 days before Easter, on Shrove Tuesday(Mardi gars). The Carnival of Venice started in 1162 to honour the triumph of […]

Trier on the Mosel River
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Trier on the Mosel River

Trier on the Mosel River Trier with a population of 110000 is located on the Mosel River. It is possibly one of the most charming and walk able cities in Germany. It was founded by Celts late in the fourth century B.C, and was conquered by Romans in the late […]

Restrooms
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Restrooms – Travellers’ Issues

Restrooms Restroom design, maintenance and cleanliness vary in many regions and countries. In some regions, restrooms can be appalling, infested with flies, are dark, uncomfortable and downright unhygienic. Northern Europeans, North Americans, Japanese and Australians pay special attention to restroom cleanliness, whereas Middle Eastern countries in general pay scant attention […]

Principality of Liechtenstein
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Principality of Liechtenstein

This small hilly Central European principality located between Switzerland and Austria is one of the wealthiest sovereign states of Europe with a personal GDP of more than $ 140 000.00. The landmass is 160 km2, representing one of the smallest sovereign states in Central Europe, and the population rarely exceeds […]