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5 gift ideas to bring back from Italy

As one of the most popular places to visit, you’ll find no shortage of souvenirs and gift ideas in Italy. But, as fun as mini statues of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and aprons with Michelangelo’s David are, it’s worth looking for something that’s truly worth bringing home with you. […]

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5 of the best things to bring back from Istanbul

Istanbul is paradise for shoppers. You can finds just about anything here, from leather handbags and jackets to spices and tea. Every corner you turn, you’ll find new markets and new shops and it won’t be long before you’ll be wishing you’d brought an empty suitcase with you. In the […]

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7 great gifts to bring back from South Africa

You’re heading home, and you’re wondering “what’s a good gift to bring back from South Africa?” Don’t worry: South Africa has plenty of products that make great gifts. So many that you’ll probably start throwing out all of your clothes in a desperate attempt to squeeze more souvenirs into your […]

Airports

Can you leave the airport during a layover?

For some people, a layover is a frustration that elongates an already long journey. For others, it’s potentially an opportunity to explore a city that they otherwise hadn’t planned on visiting. It isn’t always the case, but some of the most common airports for layovers are at some of the […]

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5 great souvenirs to bring back from Greece

While Greece, like most other destinations in the world, has its fair share of tacky souvenirs like fridge magnets and t-shirts, it also has plenty of great products that make thoughtful gifts as well. If you’re looking for a gift to bring back home to your family, friends, house sitter, […]

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What are the best things to buy in Germany?

A piece of the Berlin Wall, a cheap Drindl, some lederhosen, an Ampelmann t-shirt – there’s no shortage of souvenirs that you can bring back from Germany. But, are they really the best things to buy in Germany and, if they’re not, what is? Germany is known for it’s high quality […]