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Science Museum

The Science Museum was founded in 1857 with objects shown at the Great Exhibition held in the Crystal Palace. The permanent displays are free and they have exceptional temporary exhibitions for all the family.

Double Oval

Double Oval - Henry Moore at Kew Gardens

Tourism in Kalkan, Turkey

Picturesque Kalkan sits on a steep hillside above a yacht-filled bay along Turkey's Turquoise Coast. Once a Greek fishing village and a 1960s bohemian outpost, today's Kalkan is an upscale tourist destination especially popular with Brits and Germans.

Pictures of Salamanca

Pictures of Salamanca, Spain, two-and-a-half hours north-west of Madrid. Beautiful architecture and pleasant streets in one of the most pleasant cities in Spain. Plus, find Salamanca's 'rana de suerte' (lucky frog).

Visitor Guide to North Brabant, the Netherlands

The Dutch province of North Brabant (Noord-Brabant) is full of touristic attractions that make worth a few days on a Netherlands itinerary, or even a day trip from Amsterdam.

Russian Basics

Want to learn Russian? Here are the most useful Russian words and phrases - a travel glossary for the total beginner in Russian.

Canary Islands Flag

See flags of Spain, including the historic republic of Spain flag, the Andalusia flag, as well as those of Catalonia, Galicia, Asturias, the Basque Country, La Rioja, Aragon, Navarra, Castilla y Leon, Castilla-La Mancha, Murcia, Extremadura, Melilla, Ceuta, the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands

Hotels in Buttgen, Germany

The village of Buttgen in Germany is easily accessed by the country's autobahn freeways.autobahn image by Stephanie Bandmann from Fotolia.comButtgen is a village in the German town of Kaarst, located in western Germany about 20 minutes west of Dusseldorf and 30 minutes north of...