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Alexandria: Connecting Europe to Africa

My journey in Egypt carries on after Cairo, and it’s a long journey from Alexandria, Luxor, Hurghada, Edfu, Kom Umbu to Aswan. I am trying to do something new by releasing a series of short posts on each destination. We are going to explore the Egyptian culture and history through these heritage sites and we

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Exploring Budapest: 2-day Itinerary and City Walk

A 2-Day Itinerary that covers both sides of Budapest on River Danube.
Grab a soak in the Széchenyi Thermal Bath, take a ride of the Metro Line M1, walk through the Chain Bridge, and climb the Fisherman’s Bastion.

A 2-day Winter Itinerary in Helsinki

My impression of Helsinki: compact, cultural, clean and cool. I stayed in the city for a few days in winter, yet I found the city was welcoming and charming. Helsinki’s city center is compact and easy to navigate, while tourists could basically go anywhere on foot. Here is a 2-day easy going itinerary of the major attractions in Finland’s Daughter of the Baltic.