Israeli Eats: The Best Restaurants and Food in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem

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When one thinks of Israel, amazing food generally comes to mind. The country offers a unique mixture of Israeli, Jewish, Middle Eastern, and Mediterranean cuisine. Even if you’re already a fan of hummus and falafel, your taste buds are in for a treat if you get a chance to taste the local food. The variety is plentiful, and the healthy …

The Reality of Real Estate: Apartment Search Relief in Prague

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First things first, apartments are called flats and any length of stay (from a night at a hotel to a multi-month lease) is often called accommodation, quite formally and all encompassing.  Another fun fact is the spelling of many websites and services supporting the Czech real estate industry including the terms reality and realitky. Reality in English is a noun …

The Best of Boulder, Colorado: A Travel Guide For the Books (As seen in Hippie in Heels)

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Be sure to check out the latest article featured in Hippie in Heels, renowned travel blogger. Her site provides information and travel tips on many destinations worldwide! You can view the article below. Enjoy! The Best of Boulder, Colorado: A Travel Guide For the Books -Stephanie Krubsack  

Pintxos & Pours: A Taste & Travel Guide To Basque Country

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Soon you’ll be saying, “More pintxos please!” What are pintxos by the way? Pronounced “pinchos” this Spanish appetizer is specific to the Basque region of northern Spain. The name is derived from a Spanish word that means spike, where the appetizer is usually held together by a toothpick or skewer. Pintxos come in all forms from raw fish to marinated …

10 Reasons to Visit Colorado: The Best Hiking Spots Near Denver

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here are many reasons why you should hop on a plane to visit Denver, but the hiking and Rocky Mountain views alone are most convincing. Here are ten of the best hiking excursions near or within a few hours drive from Denver, including some you may have never heard of.   1. Isabelle Lake & Glacier Trail Length: Lake Isabelle: …

Swift Spring: Armed With Whips, Shots & Sips

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Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. To help ease the transition from winter to spring and promote good health, one particular Czech tradition involving a swift whip is quite silly yet subordinate to none. The intent is harmless and the effect is allegedly healthful. The Czech tradition of the pomlázka is a pagan practice that involves the …

Inevitable Adventure: Thoughts On Travel

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What am I doing, have I gone mad? Is travel my mission for an adventure I’ve personally manifested, to experience more than I currently see? Will the opportunity arise to have the influence to share culture and travel with those willing to read and follow? One must be open to everything and closed off to nothing when embarking on such …

How To Become An Expert Gift-Giver: The Gifts You Didn’t Know You Needed

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1. Understand Your Constituents First off, be sure to listen to your family and friends. Truly hear their words and don’t ignore subtle hints for the sake of ridiculously long return lines after the holiday season. If Jimmy says he doesn’t want any more stuff, take note and don’t show up with a tacky tie or a primeval paperweight. If …