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by Phil Angelo

Rhine River Gorge Part1

Welcome to Rudesheim. I told you we would be visiting some places you may not have heard of before, and this small town may...

The Oberammergau Passion Play Part 4

Several River Cruise companies are offering cruise, tour, and admission tickets. Croise Europe, for example, is offering the package on June 17 and August...

The Oberammergau Passion Play Part 3

The next Passion Play will come in a completely new appearance, he explains: “In a great community effort starting in Autumn, new costumes and...

The Oberammergau Passion Play Part 2

“Traditionally, the Oberammergau Passion Play is one of the most important trademarks of the cultural destination of Germany”, explains Petra Hedorfer, chair of the...

The Oberammergau Passion Play Part 1

Nearly 400 years ago the history of the Passion Play began. The plague raged in many parts of Europe and did not spare Oberammergau...

Former Yugoslav Republic Part 3

During the siege this area of Butmir was the last Bosniak-held part of the city still linked to the outside world. However, between Butmir...

Former Yugoslav Republic Part 2

Moving on, let’s visit Dubrovnik next. Sitting on the very border of Croatia and regardless of whether you are visiting Dubrovnik for the first...

Former Yugoslav Republic – Part 1

I told you this series will be about little known gems in this world that provide opportunities to get away from the crowds and...

Less travelled gems of this world

In this next series of articles I am going to pick out some of the less travelled gems of this world we live in....

The World’s Rivers Part 5

Scenic Cruise Line is a luxury river cruise operator in Europe and Asia. Probably one of the most important distinctions for Scenic is a...

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