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Fun Beach Activities to Enjoy in Helsinki – Finland Travel Article

Fun Beach Activities to Enjoy in Helsinki Credit: PixnioThere are several fun things you can try out in Helsinki, especially with the lockdown measures slowly easing up. With pleasant weather and ample sunshine, you can now take the necessary precautions and wander about outdoors to get in the fresh air and some exercise as well. We recommend trying out some fun beach activities that are safe provided you follow social distancing measures as well!Take a Dip or Frolic by the…

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Restaurant Salamanca, Spanish Food, Barceloneta – Spain Travel Article

Restaurant Salamanca, Spanish Food, Barceloneta I had one request for my first meal in a restaurant: that it be outside.The food was secondary. Cheap was a boon because well you know, you’ve lived it. The point is to see my friend. Whom I hadn’t been able to see for three months. First because in Spain, we were under the strictest lockdown in Europe, children were kept indoors for a full 8 weeks. No exceptions. Then as we entered Phase 1,…

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En roadtrip genom ett rosigt Roslagen och nordligt nord-Uppland. Kust, bruk, loppisar och promenader • Äntligen vilse – Sweden Travel Article

En roadtrip genom ett rosigt Roslagen och nordligt nord-Uppland. Kust, bruk, loppisar och promenader • Äntligen vilse Roslagen var för mig innan dessa dagar okänt. Föga vet man vilken pärla som gömmer sig längs Östersjöns kant, innan den ger sig ut i full blom framför ens ögon. Över Kristihimmelfärds-helgen åker jag och Erik på långfärd längs Östersjöns kust mot norra Uppland, spanar bruk, rotar på loppisar och tar promenader vid vattnet. En välbehövlig semester från en lång vår av stiltje.…

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30 Perfect At-Home Date Night Ideas – Devour Madrid – Spain Travel Article

30 Perfect At-Home Date Night Ideas – Devour Madrid Keeping the romance alive when you’re stuck together 24/7 doesn’t have to be a chore!  It’s amazing how many things you can do if you’re housebound or everything is shut. We’ve compiled 30 great date night ideas for staying loved up in lockdown. 1. Get dolled up and play bartender The bars may be on pause, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get glammed up and spend an evening supping with…

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Design Conversations at Pendi, Colombo – Travel Tales from India and Abroad – Travel Article

If someone would have said to me in January that Colombo would be my last international trip for a long time, I would have laughed! But here we all are, sitting at home more or less across the globe! Because Colombo is my last trip before the pandemic I hold it all the more close to my heart! I tried hard to write a normal post without all this; I just kept staring at a blank screen! Though let’s get…

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13 Most Haunted Places in Sweden – Sweden Travel Article

13 Most Haunted Places in Sweden Last Updated: 06/08/2020There are many haunted places in Sweden, and there are ghost stories from several of them that have been going on for decades. I have put together a list of the most haunted houses in Sweden, and you can even stay overnight at several of them. Mystical screams and cries during nighttime, ice-cold winds, unexplained noises, and odd guises. Sweden has several haunted places where these phenomena have been encountered. And you’re not alone…

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Things To Do In Kyoto, Japan – Couples Travel Article

Things To Do In Kyoto, Japan Visiting Kyoto was high on our priority list when it came to planning our Japan adventure. We’d admired photos of its stunning pagodas and beautiful gardens, read stories about ancient traditional tea ceremonies and were intrigued by mysterious geisha. We couldn’t wait to explore!As soon as we arrived to Kyoto, swiftly deposited by an incredibly punctual bullet train, we immediately felt a contrast to fast-paced Tokyo. It was remarkably more peaceful and had a relaxing atmosphere of calm in comparison. Ahhh. Although…

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Which Japan Rail Pass to Choose for Your Trip – Tokyo Travel Article

Which Japan Rail Pass to Choose for Your Trip Japan Rail Passes (JR Passes) are available to anyone visiting Japan on a short-term tourist visa. They provide a fantastic discount on bullet train (Shinkansen) and regular train travel, but if you don’t have experience with Japan’s rail transport system, it’s difficult to know a) if you need one, and b) which JR Pass works with which Shinkansen. To add to the confusion, the various regional companies that constitute JR (JR…

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