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A worthy detour from the sunny quais along the Canal Saint-Martin, Ten Belles is a miniature delight whose spot-on motto (“drinking good coffee is sexy”) is reason enough to venture in. That and the fact that it’s one of the better places in Paris for third-wave coffee. The modern café is busy with avid espresso swillers, likely found reading or chatting outdoors on a nice day (lack of Wi-Fi makes this a largely laptop-free zone). Inside, there are a handful of tables downstairs, with a mezzani

Unusual Prague Sculptures

The City of a Hundred Spires may be famous for its architecture, but there’s more to Prague than its skyline. Home to an exciting avant-garde art scene that spills out of the museums and onto the streets, you’ll find plenty of public art on display across the city. Something of a household name in the Czech Republic, David Černý has created many of the most famous Prague sculptures, with his Tower Babies and upside down horse among the best known (and most bizarre) public artworks on display. Yo
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The Best Spring and Summer Events in Geneva

From cultural attractions and music festivals to world-renowned sporting competitions, the spring and summer months offer up some of the most exciting events in Geneva. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, Hotel d’Angleterre is the ideal scenic retreat for those planning an upbeat cultural escape, located just minutes from Geneva’s picturesque Old Town and within stumbling distance of the stylish lakeside promenade. Take a look at our guide to Geneva’s spring and summer schedule and start plan
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Liberation Day in Guernsey

Come kitted out in your finest wartime attire and get ready to wave the British flag for Liberation Day in Guernsey. 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the Channel Islands’ liberation from the occupying German forces during WW2, and as of the official anniversary this spring, the islands will welcome parties and celebrations to mark the occasion. In Guernsey, St Peter Port is preparing for a fun-filled five weeks of dances, activities and historical events, from 3rd April – 11th May. The perfec

Eight Ohio Events To Keep You Moving This Winter

With temperatures reaching lows of -7ºC in the winter months, Ohio offers the perfect backdrop for a romantic winter getaway. Snow blankets areas of the state in white and frequent flurries provide Ohio with its own Winter Wonderland. This year, Ohio hopes to awaken both locals and visitors from their seasonal slumber with a number of annual Ohio events prompting people to wrap up in their warmest attire and come prepared for festival fun. Kick start 2015 with Columbus Winter Beerfest from the