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All You Need to Know About Money and Currency in Cuba – Cuba Travel Article

All You Need to Know About Money and Currency in Cuba While opening up to the world bit by bit, Cuba still has a unique way of governing – and that includes matters of money and currency. Here we’ll guide you through all you need to know when it comes to money, currency, and payments on the island!Cuban currenciesYes, that’s right, currencies plural. Cuba operates not one but two currencies, creating dual economies that run side by side, and threaten…

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An amazing way to get up close with Mt Fuji – Tokyo Travel Article

An amazing way to get up close with Mt Fuji Tony was an exceptional guide for the day. We had planned and booked for a specific day. He contacted us a couple of days before and told us the weather was not going to be great but was willing to take us a day earlier when the weather and viewing would be much better. I can’t say I have ever had that happen! He picked us up in a very…

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Bookstores in Stockholm: Södermalm’s Unique and Cozy Shops – Sweden Travel Article

Bookstores in Stockholm: Södermalm’s Unique and Cozy Shops Bookstores in Stockholm: Södermalm’s Unique and Cozy Shops Bobbie Jo Traut explores cozy and unique bookstores in Stockholm in Södermalm that offer readers and literary lovers the chance to discover new favorites. Photo Credit: https://konstigbooks.comCozy bookstores in Stockholm offer wintertime solace Stockholm’s darker winters allow for reflection and introspection. Comfort from the cold is found indoors – wrapped up in a blanket – with flickering candles burning bright on windowsills.  Venturing outdoors…

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Authentic Bifana Recipe – A Classic Lisbon Sandwich – Spain Travel Article

Authentic Bifana Recipe – A Classic Lisbon Sandwich Today David jumps the border over to Portugal to bring us the recipe for one of my all-time favorite sandwiches, the humble Portuguese bifana.  In Lisbon, the bifana is king. Anthony Bourdain raved about it, and Lisboetas wouldn’t think of eating anything else as a tasty midnight snack. It might sound humble, but this simple sandwich of thinly-sliced marinated pork packs plenty of flavor!  Bifana: the humble king of Lisbon’s street food…

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Why Allbirds Wool Runners Are My New Favourite Travel Shoes – Couples Travel Article

Why Allbirds Wool Runners Are My New Favourite Travel Shoes I don’t like wearing shoes. Where possible, I go barefoot or wear the minimal footwear possible—usually sandals or ballet flats. But Allbirds are the least shoe-like shoes I’ve ever worn. They are soft and snuggly, more like slippers than running shoes, but they look good enough for city exploring. Allbirds is a New Zealand company and what makes their eco-friendly shoes stand out is their use of merino wool. I…

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How to Use Public Transport in Reykjavik, Iceland – Scandinavian Travel Article

How to Use Public Transport in Reykjavik, Iceland Not sure how to use public transportation in Reykjavik? It’s easy on foot when the weather allows, but during the colder months in Iceland it doesn’t feel entirely inviting, or when pulling luggage or carrying packages. The main form of transportation in Reykjavík is the bus, or Strætó as the locals call it. There is no metro, train or ferry service in Reykjavik. Luckily, the bus service is both accessible and affordable.…

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