Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina: An Unexpected Peace (Traveler Diary)

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Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina: An Unexpected Peace  (Traveler Diary) Here we were, careening through a countryside rife with tobacco fields, the Adriatic Luxury Journeys Mercedes, and an overarching feeling that we were venturing into a still-tender region, where the scars of recent war linger in the air and on the very buildings we were to pass, despite the wildly luxurious promise offered …

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If You Like Lake Como, You’ll Love Lake Bled in Slovenia

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Lake Como is renowned as one of the more luxurious places to visit in Italy, and is perhaps even more well recognized as a celebrity haunt. We all know that George Clooney is a regular, as the lake high in the Italian Alps has attracted everyone from Gianni Versace to Richard Branson, Ronaldinho and Madonna- you get the picture.   …

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Discovering Dubrovnik – A Guest Travel Diary

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“Here it is – King’s Landing.” Our guide gestured to an imposing wall of stone, pulling out a fan as the sun grew stronger. Our tour began at 11 a.m. in the midst of a particularly hot Croatian summer, and we thanked her again for agreeing to show us a city made suddenly famous (again) by HBO in such a …

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