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You enjoy nothing more than immersing yourself in a country's culture and gnawing on the bones of its finest museums and historic sites.
At the risk of getting all deep, seeing how other cultures make sense of the stresses and strains of every day existence and celebrate the good things in life can be a thoroughly life affirming experience.
Misunderstood and hugely under-rated, Transylvania is a fascinating region with an unparalleled cultural history, beautiful landscapes and wonderful opportunities for seeing wildlife.
The world’s greatest open-air museum is also one of the most alluring and vibrant of modern cities.
Built in defiance of nature and logic, St. Petersburg is a monument to the will of Peter the Great. His city became a ‘window on the West’ and remains Russia’s cultural capital.
A guide is essential to get the most from China's historic capital city, as well as all the nearby attractions.
Northern Ethiopia is a treasure trove of historical capitals where religious customs from the Middle Ages continue to thrive in the Queen of Sheba's Axum, Lalibela with its 13th century rock-hewn churches, and Gondar, capital in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Arguably the most beautiful city in Middle Europe, Budapest is the perfect urban Big Short Break destination.
Cambodia is sandwiched between Thailand, Laos and Vietnam in the very heart of South-East Asia, and ideally explored in combination with some of its neighbours.
Malta's tiny capital punches well above her weight in terms of historical significance and is also home to a burgeoning nightlife and restaurant scene.
Does it need an introduction? Go shopping, go partying, stay in an uber cool urban hotel, and enjoy your bite out of the Big Apple.