Vac Hungary Guide

Vac Hungary
The exhibit in Vac (Vác), Hungary is the result of a mummy bonanza discovered during a routine restoration of the town’s Dominican church. In 1994 workers discovered a secret crypt that had been bricked up for over 200 years. Inside, 265 hand-painted coffins were stacked, one...
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Trogir Croatia Guide

Trogir Croatia
Trogir is a very charming city situated on a small island about 30 minutes up the coast from the city of Split. It falls under the group of European ‘old cities’ that would be worth visiting even if they would not have world heritage status....
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Dubrovnik Croatia Guide

Daksa Island Dubrovnik
The Old Town of Dubrovnik juts out into the Adriatic Sea and features a rugged limestone mountain as its backdrop. It's considered as one of the finest and best preserved medieval cities in Europe. At one point in history, Dubrovnik rivaled Venice for its reputation as...
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Constanta Romania Guide

Mamaia Resort Constanta
Once an opulent Art Nouveau hotspot, the Casino Constanta is one of Romania's most beautiful abandoned buildings. Commanding a dramatic location right on the waterfront of the Black Sea overlooking the ancient port at Constanta, the Casino was a triumph of the Art Nouveau movement,...
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Plovdiv Bulgaria Guide

Plovdiv Bulgaria
Plovdiv is the second-largest city in Bulgaria and is in the middle of the country. It’s famous for its Roman ruins and historical churches. I found the city a peaceful oasis with wonderful parks and ruins that lacked the large tourist crowds of Sofia, Velinko Tranvovo,...
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