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Minsk, Belarus
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Yerevan, Armenia
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Baku, Azerbaijan
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Manama, Bahrain
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Fly to Kabul, Drive to Bamyan
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Bamyan, Afghanistan
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Sydney, Australia
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Bridgetown, Barbados
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English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
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Nassau, Bahamas
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Luanda, Angola
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Algiers, Algeria
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Vienna, Austria
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Tirana, Albania
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Fly to Barcelona, Bus to Escaldes-Engordany
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Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra
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Minsk, Belarus

As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Museum Strana Mini and then steep yourself in history at Trinity Hill.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Minsk travel route planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Minsk is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Minsk due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in November, expect Minsk to be little chillier, temps between 4°C and 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Yerevan.
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Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 24:
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Yerevan, Armenia — 2 nights

Pink City

Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): delve into the distant past at The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, examine the collection at Armenian Genocide Museum, then make a trip to Republic Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Monastery of Geghard. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Cafesjian Center for the Arts and then make a trip to Erebuni Town-Fortress.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Yerevan trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Minsk to Yerevan takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Minsk to Yerevan is 1 hour. Traveling from Minsk in November, expect nights in Yerevan to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Baku.
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Historic Sites · Museums
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Find places to stay Nov 23 — 25:

Baku, Azerbaijan — 1 night

The City of Eternal Flames, the City of Winds

A truly contemporary city criss-crossed by history, Baku offers everything from the modern elegance of the Flame Towers to the medieval UNESCO-listed Old City at its core.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): go for a walk through Baku Boulevard and then steep yourself in history at Baku Old City.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Baku road trip tool.

Fly from Yerevan to Baku in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Yerevan in November, Baku is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Manama.
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Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:

Manama, Bahrain — 2 nights

Bahrain's capital and largest city, Manama serves as a commercial and financial hub, keeping pace with other Gulf capitals dominating this part of the world.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get your bearings at Bab el-Bahrain Souk, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Asia Carpet & Antiques, then delve into the distant past at Qal'at al-Bahrain, and finally get engrossed in the history at Bahrain National Museum.

Plan my Manama trip by asking Inspirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Getting from Baku to Manama by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone changes from Azerbaijan Standard Time (AZT) to Arabian Standard Time (AST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November, Manama is much warmer than Baku - with highs of 32°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bamyan.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:

Bamyan, Afghanistan — 2 nights

Place of Shining Light

For centuries a major Buddhist pilgrimage site, Bamyan now represents one of the most stable places in war-torn Afghanistan.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Band-e-Amir National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bamyan online travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Manama to Bamyan in 12 hours. Traveling from Manama to Bamyan, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Dhaka City.
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh — 2 nights

Rickshaw Capital of the World

One of the most congested and busiest cities in the world, Dhaka has a great deal to offer for everyone's taste.
On the 1st (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Star Mosque (Tara Masjid), contemplate the long history of Lalbag Fort, and then admire the landmark architecture of National Parliament House.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Dhaka City tour app.

Fly from Bamyan to Dhaka City in 14.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Afghanistan Time to India Standard Time is 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Sydney.
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Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 2:

Sydney, Australia — 3 nights

The Harbour City

Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Sydney is known for nightlife, sightseeing, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Sydney sightseeing planner.

Getting from Dhaka City to Sydney by flight takes about 16.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Dhaka City to Sydney. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Buenos Aires.
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Buenos Aires, Argentina — 3 nights

Queen of La Plata

Cultural capital of South America, Buenos Aires remains one of the largest cities on the continent, serving as a point of departure for exploring the rest of the country.
Buenos Aires is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the different monuments and memorials at Cementerio de la Recoleta, take in the history at Plaza de Mayo, admire the striking features of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, and take an in-depth tour of El Zanjon de Granados.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Buenos Aires journey tool.

You can fly from Sydney to Buenos Aires in 21 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Argentina Standard Time (ART) is minus 13 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in December, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to fly to Bridgetown.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Casinos
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Bridgetown, Barbados — 2 nights

Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. On the 10th (Sat), kick back and relax at Bottom Bay, then take in nature's colorful creations at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hunte's Gardens, and finally steep yourself in history at Gun Hill Signal Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Soup Bowl, then Head underground at Harrison's Cave., then take in nature's colorful creations at Welchman Hall Gully, and finally get interesting insight from Tours.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bridgetown day trip planning website.

Fly from Buenos Aires to Bridgetown in 15.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Buenos Aires to Bridgetown is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Bridgetown when traveling from Buenos Aires in December, with lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to English Harbour.
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English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Nelson's Dockyard. Here are some ideas for day two: surround yourself with nature on Pelican Safari Tours - Day Tours and then discover the deep blue sea with Stingray City.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your English Harbour trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Bridgetown to English Harbour takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in December, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Nassau.
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Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Nassau, Bahamas — 1 night

On a trip to Nassau you can immerse yourself in a dynamic city atmosphere or spend your days lazing on the soft golden sands.
On the 14th (Wed), stroll through Cable Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at The Cloister, and then browse the exhibits of The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Nassau vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from English Harbour to Nassau in 8.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from English Harbour in December, plan for a bit cooler nights in Nassau, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Luanda.
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Luanda, Angola — 1 night

After decades of conflict, Luanda experienced a massive economic boom at the beginning of the 21st century, making it one of the most developed cities in Africa and a magnet for tourists.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Nossa Senhora dos Remedios, then browse the exhibits of Fortaleza de Sao Miguel, and then head outdoors with Sangano Beach.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Luanda trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Nassau to Luanda with the Route module. Traveling from Nassau to Luanda, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nassau in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Luanda, with lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Algiers.
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Algiers, Algeria — 1 night

Algiers the White

Overlooking a scenic bay, the Mediterranean port city of Algiers enthralls visitors with its imposing skyline, a blend of French colonial buildings, run-down high-rises, and whitewashed Islamic architecture nestled on the hillside.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Notre Dame d'Afrique and then see the interesting displays at Musee National du Bardo.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Algiers day trip planner.

Fly from Luanda to Algiers in 13.5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Luanda in December; daily highs in Algiers reach 21°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vienna.
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Vienna, Austria — 3 nights

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Albertina, see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and admire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna day trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Algiers to Vienna. When traveling from Algiers in December, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Vienna: temperatures range from 5°C by day to 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Tirana.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 21:

Tirana, Albania — 1 night

Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): make a trip to Skanderbeg Square.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Tirana trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Tirana takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Vienna in December, expect nights in Tirana to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Escaldes-Engordany.
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Find places to stay Dec 21 — 22:
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Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra — 1 night

Boasting a host of hot springs and just a stone's throw away from the capital, Les Escalades is a popular choice for those who want some rest and relaxation after hitting the slopes or the stores.
On the 23rd (Fri), hike along Via Ferrata Roc d’Esquers, admire the verdant scenery at Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sant Esteve d'Andorra la Vella, and finally stroll around Parc Central.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Escaldes-Engordany trip itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tirana to Escaldes-Engordany in 11.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
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Belarus travel guide

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Landmarks · Monuments · Churches
Explore the idyllic cornflower fields, vast forests, and charming villages of , a country that blends modern progress with its rich history. Tour the financially prosperous and socially progressive capital city, traipse through national parks, and catch sight of the continent's largest mammal, the European bison. Visit ancient castles, and view demonstrations of ceramic making and blacksmithing. Learn how World War II impacted this Eastern European nation by visiting one of the many monuments and memorials that pay homage to those who served. Because of its isolation from the rest of the region, visitors to the country are often approached with curiosity, but warmly greeted by the locals. Known for its rich cultural heritage, the nation hosts a plethora of festivals throughout the year, allowing visitors and locals alike to enjoy the arts.
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Armenia travel guide

4.6
Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites
A trip to Armenia may very well feel like a journey back in time, yielding the treasures of an ancient land that became the first Christianized country in distant 301 CE. Landlocked and mountainous, Armenia features a varied scenery that quickly shifts from extremely dry landscapes to dense forests carpeting steep foothills of the Lesser Caucasus. Perhaps the highlight of a vacation in Armenia, the magnificent mountains are ideal for hiking and any other outdoor activity you can think of. National capital Yerevan remains one of the world's least explored ancient cities; spend some time here to discover the bulk of Armenia's museums and other cultural venues narrating the rich story of an often-troubled region straddling two continents.
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Azerbaijan travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Specialty Museums · Observation Decks
Land of Fire
A holiday in Azerbaijan allows intrepid travelers to discover a history-steeped country sitting at the crossroads of Southeastern Europe and Southwest Asia, an area once controlled by a succession of ancient empires. With its dual Eurasian character, Azerbaijan remains a highly intriguing destination, with tourism one of the top contributors to the country's booming economy. Many begin their tour of Azerbaijan in World Heritage-listed Baku, a cosmopolitan city boasting innovative architecture and a well-preserved historic core. A short drive out of this thriving capital, you can explore timeless villages surrounded by thick orchards and flanked by the majestic Caucasus Mountains.
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Bahrain travel guide

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Water Parks · Gift & Specialty Shops · Sacred & Religious Sites
Popular with tourists for its blend of ancient heritage and modern Arabian culture, the compact island country of Bahrain sits near the Persian Gulf's western shores and boasts a lively economy largely based on petroleum refining and international banking. Claiming to be the actual location of the biblical Garden of Eden, the country enjoys a tropical climate and offers a string of luxury beachfront resorts, appealing to some of the world's wealthiest vacationers. Budget travelers on holiday in Bahrain concentrate on the thriving food and arts scenes of capital Manama, known for having one of the world's largest mosques. From there, you'll have easy access to plenty of other popular activities, such as scuba diving, horse racing, pearl diving, and bird-watching.
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Afghanistan travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · National Parks
Often the central story in the evening news for the worst of reasons, Afghanistan remains a troubled country ravaged by internal conflict and shaken to its core by political instability. Although few travelers take a trip to Afghanistan for pleasure, this landlocked nation boasts breathtaking extremes of landscape and a rich history spanning over 2,000 years. Powerful empires came and went over the ages, leaving an indelible mark on Afghanistan's culture, arts, and religion. The last few decades have brought mostly chaos, from the invasion of the Soviets in 1979, to the 2001 offensive led jointly by NATO and American forces. Today, Afghanistan remains a battered though undeniably picturesque country slowly figuring out how to reinvent itself as a young democracy.
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Bangladesh travel guide

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Beaches · Historic Sites · Architectural Buildings
Some of Asia's longest rivers run through Bangladesh, forming the world's largest and most fertile delta. In addition to the Ganges, sacred to Hindus, hundreds of other waterways rank among the top tourist attractions in Bangladesh, offering access to lengthy beaches, islands, coral reefs, and the biggest mangrove forest in the world. In this densely populated country, giant urban centers house many different ethnic groups, creating a patchwork of cultures that makes this part of the world so intriguing to tourists. Consider beginning your tour of Bangladesh in Dhaka, a hectic city packed with old temples and swanky eateries serving a growing population of international expats.
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Australia travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.
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Argentina travel guide

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Landmarks · Bodies of Water · Specialty Museums
Land of Contrasts
Home to the highest and lowest points in South America, diverse Argentina enthralls visitors with its contrasting landscapes and rich cultural heritage. A tour of Argentina reveals a sprawling land of fiercely proud and hardworking gauchos, the legendary cowboys of South America's pampas. A vacation in Argentina also leads you to giant urban centers, filled with modern tourist attractions that include fine restaurants, award-winning museums, and renowned public parks, gardens, and zoos. Away from big cities, Argentina sightseeing combines visits to mighty waterfalls situated inside World Heritage-listed national parks in the north of the country, with excursions to icy glaciers in the south.
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Barbados travel guide

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Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Gardens
Little England
Plan a vacation on the small Caribbean island of Barbados and experience its rich history and vibrant culture. Affectionately called "Little England," the island retains a noticeable British influence in its lively culture, visible especially in sport, religion, and the charming British style buildings with a Caribbean flair. On a tour of Barbados you can lounge on sandy beaches, participate in world-class surfing, roam the World Heritage-listed capital, or explore the lush island interior. When on the island, don't forget to sample its world-famous rum and the signature local dish, the flying fish.
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Antigua and Barbuda travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Lookouts
Escape civilization with a holiday in Antigua and Barbuda, a beachgoer's paradise. The shorelines of the two islands are dotted with many beaches, from long stretches of sand to tiny coves and picturesque lagoons. While the larger Antigua houses its fair share of high-end resorts and contains the country capital of St. John's, Barbuda is remarkably undeveloped, boasting swathes of pink sand where you can go for hours without seeing a single person.
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Bahamas travel guide

3.9
Beaches · Islands · Water & Amusement Parks
Part of an archipelago encompassing hundreds of islets and cays, Bahamas boast many pink beaches, which get their vibrant color from fractured seashells mixed with ordinary sand. For most pleasure seekers an ideal holiday in Bahamas consists of various sea activities, occasionally interrupted by tours of several cities, offering an eclectic music scene dominated by calypso, soca, and junkanoo genres. Romantic enough to attract newlyweds from around the globe, the islands are also a major center of eco-tourism, with visits to national parks and diving tours in colorful reefs among the most popular things to do in Bahamas.
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Angola travel guide

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Lookouts · Museums · Biking Trails
Kuwait of Africa
Tourism in Angola thrives as the country's infrastructure develops and attractions are restored following years of internal conflict. Holidays in Angola usually involve at least a little time at the beach, with the Atlantic coastline featuring long stretches of sand, wide estuaries, and small islands close to the main cities. A wealth of national parks shelter a rich array of wildlife, including African icons such as lions, elephants, and leopards, with barely a tourist in sight to disturb the natural order of things.
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Algeria travel guide

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Churches · Gardens · Historic Sites
Algeria the White
The largest country on the continent, Algeria combines diverse landscapes with cultural intrigue and history. The north of the country has always been the most developed area, with the majority of the population living in cities along the Mediterranean coast. Roman ruins, modern and colonial architecture, renowned museums, and impressive coastal areas in the north represent some of the highlights of a vacation in Algeria. Heading south, the Sahara Desert takes hold. The dunes and nomadic tribes crossing the landscape offer a dreamier, less scripted counterpoint to the urbane north.
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Austria travel guide

4.5
Castles · Art Museums · Architectural Buildings
Situated in the Central European Alps, Austria combines an alluring bundle of elegant urban architecture, cultural centers, and dramatic landscapes. This German-speaking country of 8.5 million residents is known for its rich history, dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, as well as its art, music, and scenery. Along with the neighboring country of Switzerland, Austria serves as the winter sports capital of Europe and is home to some of the continent's most popular ski resorts. This landlocked nation draws visitors from across the globe to its mountains, historical villages, and culturally rich cities. Experience trekking in the Alps one day and drinking regional wine at a crowded pub after a day of sightseeing in the capital Vienna the next.
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Albania travel guide

3.9
Castles · Landmarks · Military Museums
Land of the Eagles
With its young bustling metropolis, networks of cobblestone pedestrianized streets, coastal beach towns, and cities of ancient ruins, Albania will continuously surprise you. As you reach each new major town and discover how completely different it is from the last, your appreciation will deepen for this tucked-away land steeped in history. Travel, eating, and accommodation here is very inexpensive, freeing you from budget concerns and allowing you to travel in the style that you want. Meanwhile, you may find yourself going days without spotting another tourist. While this means that many things will not be customized for visitors (non-English menus, sparse accommodation, and fewer international transportation options), you'll experience the feel of authentic Albania.
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Andorra travel guide

4.1
Thermal Spas · Ski Areas · Theme Parks
Andorra's wild popularity among tourists can be attributed to its gently sloped ski resorts, extensive hiking trails, and duty-free shopping. The skyline features the ubiquitous outline of the rugged Pyrenees mountain range, with average elevations of 1,996 m (6,549 ft). Tranquillity and relaxation ensue at altitudes of 1,000 m (3,281 ft) at the well-known Caldea Spa Complex, distinguished by its elegant glass spires. If you prefer a little retail therapy, try the duty-free shopping in the capital city Andorra la Vella's bustling avenues. Sightseeing includes Romaneque churches, shrines, and historic houses, including a replica of the famous statue of Our Lady of Meritxell, which was destroyed in a 1972 fire. Andorra's Catalan culture, including folk dances and music, is very much alive today in the town of Sant Julià de Lòria.
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