Sunday, 18 August, 2019

Category: Humanities

An Eco-Minded Break In South Tirol, Italy

An Eco-Minded Break In South Tyrol, Italy

South Tyrol is an autonomous province in northern Italy, one of the two that make up the autonomous region of Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol. Its official trilingual denomination is Autonome Provinz Bozen – Südtirol in German, Provincia Autonoma di Bolzano – Alto Adige in Italian and Provinzia Autonoma de Bulsan – Südtirol in Ladin, reflecting the three main language groups to which its population belongs. The province is the northernmost of Italy,

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A Local’s Guide To Munich, Germany

A Local’s Guide To Munich, Germany

Munich is the capital and most populous city of Bavaria, the second most populous German federal state. With a population of around 1.5 million, it is the third-largest city in Germany, after Berlin and Hamburg. Straddling the banks of the River Isar (a tributary of the Danube) north of the Bavarian Alps, it is the seat of the Bavarian administrative region of Upper Bavaria, while being the most densely

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The Quintessential California Road Trip

The Quintessential California Road Trip

Northern California’s coastal stretches have long lured road-trippers, even before John Steinbeck, his wife, Elaine, and their peripatetic poodle rumbled down the Pacific Coast in 1960. In “Travels With Charley,” Steinbeck famously enthused about ogling the “ambassadors from another time,” referring to the region’s ancient redwoods. Last summer, as wildfires raged

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