There have are 14 World Wonders (7 old and 7 new) and somehow, for some reason, the Parthenon in Athens has been left off both lists. Considering this ancient city was built in the 5th Century B.C., that’s a major snub. Nevertheless, that which we call a world wonder by any other name is still as sweet, and there’s no denying that a visit to the Acropolis is a singular and awe-inspiring experience. Throughout the years, this holy…

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Do you have a short amount of time to Amsterdam? The best place to start is by taking a canal cruise! There are many options, from bigger boats with covered surfaces that serve dinner to smaller, open-air boats. Me personally, I recommend the latter. You run the risk of having your cruise rained out, but there’s nothing that compares to the unobstructed views of the city from this angle. Any time of year is a good…

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