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To Do In: Budapest

Listen while reading! https://open.spotify.com/embed/track/7q0aQpiLv5tIsupcgQ3Ny4 Fisherman’s Bastion This is a must do. The structure is beautiful and includes a beautiful aerial view of the city as well.  Central Market Hall A huge indoor market with food and souvenirs. If you don’t find something there, you won’t find it anywhere else in Budapest. Chain Bridge St. Stephen's… Continue reading To Do In: Budapest

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Complete Travel Guide to Paris Arrondissements

1st Arrondissement Musée du Louvre The most well-known museum in Paris and home of the Mona Lisa. Don't try to do everything in one day, you will be overwhelmed. Having a tour guide is also a good option. Palais-Royal This courtyard used to be filled with shops. Police were banned from entering because the royals had… Continue reading Complete Travel Guide to Paris Arrondissements

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To Do In: Barcelona, Spain

The first time I visited Barcelona this semester, I saw all the sites, but wasn't there long enough to really appreciate the culture. The second time I went, I was there for longer, not by choice. My flight back to Paris was actually cancelled because of a French air traffic strike. So my friends went… Continue reading To Do In: Barcelona, Spain

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Day trip from Paris: Champagne, France

Reims is in the Champagne region of France. The TGV (high-speed train) from Paris only took 45 minutes. First, we went on a tour of the Pommery Champagne House, which was very interesting. The tour was 90 km underground in the chalk caves. It was a mixture between history, the champagne-making process, and art displays.… Continue reading Day trip from Paris: Champagne, France

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Day trip from Paris: Fontainebleau

My first trip outside of Paris was a last minute decision to go to Château de Fontainebleau. We took the metro, a train, and a bus to get there. We also got lost walking, even though it’s a huge palace and we should have seen it from where we were. Once we arrived, it was obvious that… Continue reading Day trip from Paris: Fontainebleau