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James Martin

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By James Martin

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Munich to Rome - Best Ways to Get From Munich to Rome Created: Saturday, May 23, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      How to get from Munich, Germany to Rome, Italy by car, train and plane, along with links to maps, tickets and guides for both cities.
    • Umbria Map - Best Umbrian Cities to Visit Created: Friday, October 07, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Umbria makes a fine travel destination. Use our Umbria map to find the best Umbria cities to visit and get information on travel in Umbria.
    • Venice - Marco Polo Airport Transportation Options Created: Wednesday, October 29, 2003 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      How to get from Venice Marco Polo Airport to the city of Venice using public transportation or private car. Venice transportation options.
    • Europe Travel 101 - European Vacation Planning Timeline Created: Wednesday, October 25, 2006 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      A timeline for planning your first trip to Europe. What paperwork you need to take care of, what to bring, transportation and accommodation planning and more.
    • Best Nude Beaches of Europe - Topless Mediterranean Hot Spots Created: Monday, April 04, 2005 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      The best European nude and topless beaches mapped, a guide devoted to the best European beaches with instructional video.
    • Monteriggioni Travel Planner Created: Wednesday, June 27, 2007 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Monteriggioni is 14 km from Siena, Italy. You'll find a town with intact defensive walls, perhaps one of the most evocative medieval villages in Italy.
    • Hiking Trails in Europe - European Hiking Trekking and Rambling Created: Tuesday, December 02, 2003 Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014
      From the Epath network of long-distance trails that crisscross Europe, to pilgrimages and urban walks, find information on hiking Europe's trails.
    • Rome Fiumicino Airport to Rome Termini (Central Train Station) Created: Saturday, April 23, 2005 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Schedules and cost of the Leonardo Express, the shuttle service between Rome Termini and Fiumicino airport. Rome airport to Termini Central Station transportation information.
    • Top Carry-On Bags Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      These bags are certified carry-on luggage and may be all you need for that trip to Europe when you're determined to travel light and carry on your stuff.
    • Walking the Cinque Terre Trail System Created: Monday, January 10, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      An illustrated guide to walking the Cinque Terre and its well traveled hiking trails, the most famous of which is the "blue" trail (sentiero 2) linking the five villages of the Cinque Terre.
    • Italy Region Map | Europe Travel Created: Friday, February 25, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      An interactive map of the 20 regions in Italy, click on the regional name on the map for a more detailed map of that region.
    • Europe Map - European Travel Planning Map Created: Friday, February 25, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      A travel planning map for Europe linking to all the individual country maps on Europe for Visitors. Find information on travel in European countries and distances between cities.
    • Top Digital SLR Cameras for Travel Created: Friday, October 05, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Recommendations for buying the most useful digital SLR cameras and lenses (with high definition video) specially suited to travel photography.
    • The Best of Cathar Castles In France's Languedoc Region Created: Wednesday, June 23, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Like medieval castles? Look along the Aude River in France's Languedoc, where the Cathars took to craggy peaks to avoid religious persecution.
    • Luxembourg Maps and Travel Information: Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Created: Tuesday, August 09, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Luxembourg city and regional maps, plus travel and transportation information for visiting the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
    • Tuscany Map and Travel Guide Created: Friday, February 25, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Tuscany map and an guide to the cities and attractions that make the Italian region of Tuscany one of the best regions of Italy to visit.
    • Ballooning Tuscany: You Gotta Try This! Created: Monday, April 07, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      The landscape of Tuscany is best seen from a balloon, where you can get a great overview of the land the people work upon.
    • Dresden Germany Travel Guide Created: Friday, December 02, 2005 Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014
      Dresden has long been a center for the arts and an important tourist destination. Find out more about visiting Dresden with our guide.
    • Europe Off the Beaten Track Created: Wednesday, October 20, 2004 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      Off the beaten track destinations aren't as undiscovered as they used to be. Still, here are my picks for spectacular European destinations overlooked by most tourists.
    • Getting From Athens to Santorini Created: Sunday, April 06, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      How to get from Athens to Santorini and back again by ferry, hydrofoil or airplane, with suggestions for extending your trip to Crete, a very different island.
    • Venice Internet Cafes Created: Friday, September 02, 2005 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      Internet access points in Venice Italy, with services and nearby facilities like restaurants, bars, and laundromats.
    • Florence Transportation - Airports - Buses - Trains - Florence Italy Created: Tuesday, March 02, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Florence Italy transportation options: Airports, trains, buses and bus lines, taxis, parking and other transportation information for Florence.
    • An Insider's Guide to Pisa - A Pisa Walk Created: Monday, March 01, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Pisa is more than the leaning tower, as long time Pisa resident Gloria Cappelli points out in her walking tour of Pisa. Find the best Pisa sites and even the best gelato here.
    • Lerici Guide Created: Tuesday, April 01, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014
      Lerici is virtually unknown to American tourists and should be avoided like the plague if you don't like to hear Italian spoken or see folks pleased with doing nothing.
    • Discover Rural Italy: A Le Marche Tour Like No Other Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      Learn the arts and crafts and cooking of rural Italy in this one week tour of Le Marche.
    • How to Tour the Marble Quarries of Carrara Created: Tuesday, May 06, 2008 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Can you do a self-drive tour of the Carrara marble quarries? An illustrated virtual guided tour of some of Carrara's most famous marble quarries.
    • Getting to Rome from Fiumicino Airport Created: Monday, April 28, 2003 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Traveling to Rome? Here's how to get from Fiumicino Airport (Leonardo di Vinci) to Rome's Termini Station using the train.
    • Top Rated Hotels in Venice Italy Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014
      Our favorite places to stay in Venice, Italy. Hotels in Venice from Luxury to best value.
    • Florence Italy Travel Guide: Essential Information for Visiting Firenze Created: Thursday, October 02, 2003 Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014
      Florence travel essentials for the tourist. What you need to know about Florence or Firenze Italy, from location within Italy to airports to museums in Florence.
    • Provence to Tuscany Created: Thursday, March 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014
      An itinerary and instructions for visiting Provence in France and Tuscany in Italy on your vacation, a road trip you'll remember forever.
    • The Best Mountain Biking in Portugal - The Schist Villages Biking Facilities Created: Monday, May 10, 2010 Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014
      The Schist Villages of Central Portugal have some great mountain biking facilities. See the video of mountain biking in Portugal.
    • Winter Travel To Europe Created: Thursday, December 04, 2003 Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014
      Winter is a great time to take in cultural events in Europe. Sure, you can ski, but you can also eat great food, visit the Opera or a Christmas Market, and getting there is cheap!

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