A weekend in Reichenau

Reichenau is about a good hour from Vienna. Which makes it an ideal weekend destination. Even more so since Reichenau…

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The doors of Znojmo

Znojmo has an awful lot of wooden doors. Some of them so big that a carriage must have fit through.…

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Strolling through Znojmo – a small town visit

After spending most of my Saturday ticking off all the sights of Znojmo, I was ready to take in this…

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A weekend in Znojmo – the must-see places

After my week on Syros I tried to get back to my pre-pandemic pattern of traveling once a month. I…

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What I learned in Venice

Looking back now, I can’t stress enough how grateful I am that I managed to visit Venice in September. Sometimes…

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The doors of Venice

The doors of Venice look sturdy, wooden, and dark. Some of them had a safety board in front to hold…

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Discovering Cannaregio

It was my last day in Venice and on this Sunday I decided to move beyond the masses and discover…

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What else to see in Venice

My long weekend in Venice started with a lot of sightseeing on my arrival day. First the Basilica San Marco,…

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A visit to the Doge’s Palace

Right after coming out of Saint Mark’s Basilica I lined up to get into the Doge’s Palace. Here the line…

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Saint Mark’s Basilica in Venice

Arriving in Venice in the early morning leaves the full day to explore the city. Since it was a Friday …

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