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How to Enjoy a Visit to Gstaad, Switzerland

Switzerland looks just like a collection of picture-perfect postcards--sparkling Alpine lakes, soaring mountain peaks, deep gorges, lush meadows and geranium-filled window boxes. This country is a unique medley of cultures and languages – French, German and Italian. Gstaad, a chic village sit

Hotels in the Bavarian Alps

The Bavarian Alps fall in between three countries.Schwangau Bavaria Germany image by laviniaparscuta from Fotolia.comThe Bavarian Alps are located in an area known as Bavaria, which is nestled in three different countries including Germany, Austria and Switzerland. This area is extremely...

Sport Calendar in Spain 2014

Calendar of sport in Spain. When to catch the biggest sporting events in Spain, including La Liga football (soccer), MotoGP, Formula One, Golf, Tennis, etc

Gothic Quarter, Barcelona

Pictures from the Gothic Quarter in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The Gothic Quarter is known as the Barri Gotic in Catalan and Barrio Gotico in Spanish

Pennard Plants

Pennard Plants - 100 years of vegetable growing, Silver-Gilt Lindley Award, Great Pavilion, RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2009

Pictures of Montserrat, Catalonia

Pictures of the Montserrat mountain, Catalonia, a day trip from Barcelona. A great picture gallery of one of Barcelona's best day trips, Montserrat in Catalonia.

A Young Woman standing at a Virginal

A Young Woman standing at a Virginal, about 1670-2, by Johannes Vermeer.Part of The Grand Tour, a collection of priceless paintings set free around the streets of London by the National Gallery and Hewlett Packard in summer 2007.