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Brussels’ landmark – Manneken Pis – the Little Boy Everyone Is Talking About

“There are always crowds around this little boy and it makes you wonder why you went out of your way to see this small statute of a boy.” Manneken Pis is a famous Brussels’ landmark, designed by Jerome Duquesnoy. It is a small bronze fountain depicting a naked little boy who is urinating into the fountain’s basin. It was put in place in 1618 or 1619 and is located at the intersection of Rue de l’Étuve/Stoofstraat and Rue du Chêne/Eikstraat. Just take left from the famous Grand Palace when you get to the Brussels Town Hall and continue walking for a few hundred meters. The...
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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic – “the most beautiful and fairest land under heaven”

Called “the most beautiful and fairest land under heaven” by Christopher Columbus in 1492, Puerto Plata is -with its miles of endless beaches as white as sugar and its people as warm as its blue waters and its tropical breezes – the ideal scenery for outdoor recreation and adventure travel vacations. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Dominican Republic with a unique personality rooted deeply in its Latino heritage. This area has many historical and cultural attractions dating from the 16th c. as well as lovely Victorian buildings from a latter era. Visit the...
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Limes Hotel Welcomes You With Its Weekly Rooftop Events Schedule

Limes Hotel is located in what Brisbane locals simply call “The Valley”. Fortitude Valley is the hub of Brisbane’s nightlife, a place that is famous for its trendy cafes, shops, bars and restaurants. Limes’ brand new guestrooms feature a modern and hospitable ambiance freed of excessive and cumbersome ornamentation. A striking yet simple urban haven, a boutique Hotel Limes boasts an open-air roof top bar, open to guests and the public, where you can relax and socialize at night. An exclusive feature of the rooftop is the open-air cinema where you can enjoy a great evening watching...
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Buenos Aires where charm and tango enlightens you!

Buenos Aires – is a city with a special charm. Many great writers and singers tried to explain through their work what type of feelings evoked in them. Walk along Calle Caminito in la Boca or feel the energy of the crowd in a football match. With its lively nightlife, splendid monuments, and style, Buenos Aires will get to your hear.. Watch couples dancing tango so that you will understand why this city generates so many emotions. What counts in tango is not only the music, steps or the dance floor, but also the fragrance, head movements, breathing or whispering. Tango is like an aphrodisiac,...
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Hotel Banke, Paris Represents an Exhibition Of Mr Jordi Clos’ Private Collection

Mr Jordi Clos, owner of the Derby Hotels Collection Group, is passionate about art and a great collector of art. He is also president of the Clos Archaeological Foundation (founded in 1993), and the Egyptian Museum of Barcelona (1994). In each of his hotels (Madrid, Barcelona, London and Paris), he puts emphasis on pieces from his collection to provide the place with a unique character. One can find anything from African sculptures, to jewels, contemporary paintings, works of art dating back to Ancient Egypt, India, the Greco‐Roman Empire, Papua New Guinea… He is a true art enthusiast (antique...
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