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See all 23025 Paris Tips
  • Eiffel Tower

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Paris Things to Do

    We unfortunately did not book tickets in advance to visit the Eiffel Tower. We also did not think it a good idea since we visited Paris end of April and the weather would be very unpredictable. However, we chose to visit on the last day of our trip and it was pouring with rain, so having a ticket in advance would've been helpful. We did fall in...

  • Four Seasons George V Paris

    Paris Hotels

    The Four Seasons George V is truly one of the world's great hotels. I really, really love to stay...

  • Angelina

    4 out of 5 stars

    Paris Restaurants

    Last visit April 2014 to the Rue de Rivoli location There are many menu items on Angelina's menu, indeed we saw several people eating sandwiches and salads but my focus for my birthday splurge was two of the menu items that Angelina is famous for, the hot chocolate l'Africain and the Mont Blanc. In the late afternoon we were able to walk in and...



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  • Red Light District - De Wallen

    4 out of 5 stars

    Amsterdam Things to Do

    De Wallen, also known as the Red Light District of Amsterdam or Rossebuurt, is famous around the world has Prostitution here in The Netherlands are legal and even the Prostitutes and the Pimps even have their own labor unions as well and they also have security guards here. The area serves as al all in one area devoted to anything sex, like the...

  • Ambassade Hotel

    Amsterdam Hotels

    My son and grandmother shared a room at the Ambassade, where we were greeted by a very friendly and...

  • FEBO

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Amsterdam Restaurants

    Automatic vending machines for burgers, chips (fries) and croquettes. It's pretty cheap and pretty terrible. But if you're hungry, everything else is closed and you don't fancy a night shop rip-off, then needs must when the devil vomits into your kettle (c) Blackadder. Not a huge range for vegetarians. Situated all over town. I've only ever had...



See all 12325 Rome Tips
  • Trevi Fountain - Fontana di Trevi

    4 out of 5 stars

    Rome Things to Do

    Fontana di Trevi was built in the district Trevi and indicates the place where ends aqueduct "Aqua Virgine", built during the reign of Emperor Marcus Agrippa. According to legend, in the 19th century BC one girl took two thirsty Roman soldiers to a water source located about twenty kilometers from Rome. Emperor Agrippa then ordered to build...

  • Hotel Santa Maria Rome

    Rome Hotels

    My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Santa Maria for three nights at the end of a three week trip...

  • Termini Station Restaurants

    4 out of 5 stars

    Rome Restaurants

    The Odd Room is an easy going restaurant, with good food and friendly waiters who even did their best to explain the menu to me in English. Plain furniture, wooden tables and bar stools. I sat close to the front door, but there are also benches at the back for couples in search of a little more privacy. I had a three course menu: bruschettone, some...



See all 25111 London Tips
  • Tower of London

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    London Things to Do

    Next to the Thames and Tower Bridge, it is home to the crown jewels and has plenty of history attached to it. Many people were executed or held prisoner here. One famous story of 'the Princes in the Tower' is about the sons and heirs of Edward IV who were imprisoned here and then disappeared. The White Tower, which dominates the view, was begun in...

  • Amba Hotel Charing Cross

    London Hotels

    We had been invited to a wedding in central London and decided to make a night of it and stay in a...

  • Hard Rock Cafe

    4 out of 5 stars

    London Restaurants

    The first Hard Rock Cafe was opened in Old Park Lane in June 1971, with food normally on the menu at an American Diner with Rock and Roll music playing while you ate. Eric Clapton donated his Fender Guitar so he could reserve a seat at the bar and occasionally rock stars can be seen jamming here. The cafe has a very expensive collection of Rock...



See all 9790 Barcelona Tips
  • Sagrada Familia

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Barcelona Things to Do

    I know there are tons of tips posted on visiting the Basilica de la Sagrada Família. Hopefully, my contribution offers a different perspective of the amazing architecture of Antoni Gaudí. I think the interior of the church was the most spectacular to see. We paid in advance (online) for our reserved timed ticket to include the audio guide and...

  • Casa Camper

    Barcelona Hotels

    This is a funky 25 room hotel in Barcelona. It's produced and run by the Spanish shoewear giants...

  • Cerveseria Catalana

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Barcelona Restaurants

    For about the last 10 years, we only have one favorite tapa bar/restaurant, we take our friends, relatives and specially for ourselves. It is called CERVESERIA CATALANA. THE COMPLETE ADDRESS IS: CALLE MALLORCA NUMBERO 235 CORNER RAMBLA CATALUNYA. If you were to take the metro. Take the GREEN LINE / or Linea 3 and get off on DIAGONAL. WALK 3...



See all 8308 Venice Tips
  • Palazzo Ducale - Doge's Palace

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Venice Things to Do

    One of the most recommended attractions of Venice is the "Secret Itineraries Tour" of the Doge's Palace -- after taking a general tour of the Doge's Palace, this tour gives interested visitors an intimate look at where men wielded unimaginable power during the time of the Venetian Republic. In these rooms the most important activities related to...

  • Al Ponte Antico Hotel Venice

    Venice Hotels

    My sisters and I stayed 2 nights at this hotel and our time there was priceless. Matteo and his...

  • Harry's Bar

    3 out of 5 stars

    Venice Restaurants

    If Harry's Bar is on your list of things to do in Venice, cross it off. For 33 euros you get 2 Bellini's. (Prosecco & Peach) served in a plain tumbler, which didn't taste any different to any other Bellini served anywhere else in Venice for around 6 Euros a glass. Save your money, pop your head in the door for a look and then go somewhere else for...



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  • Stephansdom - St. Stephen's Cathedral

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Vienna Things to Do

    Opening times of St. Stephen’s, with some restriction during services: Monday to Saturday: 06:00 - 22:00 Sundays and Public Holidays: 07:00 - 22:00 Guided Tours: Monday to Saturday between 9 am and 11.30 am, and between...

  • Hotel Sacher Wien

    Vienna Hotels

    The buffet breakfast is spectacular. The two men at the concierge desk are two of the most handsome...

  • Demel

    4 out of 5 stars

    Vienna Restaurants

    The last time we were in Vienna, we didn't get the opportunity to visit Demel. This time, we weren't going to pass up the opportunity. We met up with one of LJ's friends (from when she used to live here) and headed to Demel for lunch/dessert. A classic, historic and wonderful place to visit...just the desserts alone make this a "must-see"...



See all 5420 Dublin Tips
  • Kilmainham Jail

    Dublin Things to Do

    There is a separate area in the Kilmainham Jail Museum where the last words uttered by the 14 leaders of the 1916 Easter Uprising who were executed, plus some photographs and documents. The first sentence and last sentence spoken by the leader, James Connolly.------------I do not wish to make any defence except against charges of wanton cruelty to...

  • Westbury Hotel

    Dublin Hotels

    I stayed at the Westbury Hotel for one night in May 2013 while on business in Dublin. To be frank,...

  • Leo Burdock Fish & Chips, Werburgh...

    4 out of 5 stars

    Dublin Restaurants

    I had heard of the Leo Burdock Fish & chip shop that is located near Christ Church Cathedral but I noticed another small branch in the Epicurian food hall not far from O'Connell St & handier for where I was staying on the north side of the Liffey. The food was lovely, not too expensive and there is seating in the food hall. ETA - 2015 On my most...



See all 3914 Copenhagen Tips
  • Nyhavn

    Copenhagen Things to Do

    I just strolled there on July around noon, shirtless, soaking up the intense sunshine! Very colorful, relaxed and copacetic. Got a beer at a café, very expensive like 13 USD! There was a team doing optical illusion. Rent a bike! that's the way to explore CPH best.

  • Hilton Copenhagen Airport

    Copenhagen Hotels

    A found this a great Hilton property to use with early flights out of Copenhagen. It is an easy...

  • Riz Raz

    4 out of 5 stars

    Copenhagen Restaurants

    RIZ Raz We find this hotel in our guide book and decide to give it a try. It's a vegetable only buffet.....for about $20.00 . it located just off the pedestrian street and about 20 minute or less from our hotel. It's pretty full when we arrive at about 7pm ...must be packed during summer. It turns out to be pretty good. Lots to choose from...



See all 7800 Budapest Tips
  • Fisherman's Bastion - Halaszbastya

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Budapest Things to Do

    The Fisherman`s Bastion is a scenic viewing terrace with neo-medieval architecture, built between 1895 and 1902 above the Buda embankment. From here, visitors have the best possible view on the Danube, Parliament, the Margaret Island, and the Pest quarters of the city. It is named after the guild of fishermen, who were conscripted for the defense...

  • Four Seasons Gresham Palace

    Budapest Hotels

    If you can afford it, the Gresham Palace, a 5 star luxury hotel owned by the Four Seasons group has...

  • Gerbeaud

    4 out of 5 stars

    Budapest Restaurants

    This place is gorgeous. Quite expensive. But for western european tourists...quite a steal. Just imagine this place in Paris or Vienna. Because of a lack of time...I went in and asked for takeaway. People recommend the Foie Gras pate here. And I have to second that. Simply sublime. Because I was taking it out...I was charged 2200ft for about...



See all 11986 Prague Tips
  • St. Vitus' Cathedral

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Prague Things to Do

    The so called castle of Prague is a very interesting quarter, with historic buildings and squares, where this cathedral assumes the most relevant position. Showing several styles, denouncing the many adding and recuperation, in its more than 600 years, this cathedral deserves much more time than the quick look that I could have. That's one of the...

  • Aria Hotel

    Prague Hotels

    innovative musical theme, great location in Mala Strana, except that it is nextdoor to the American...

  • U Fleku

    4 out of 5 stars

    Prague Restaurants

    This historic beer hall is featured in many tour guides as one of Prague's top attractions. Perhaps for that reason I was a bit afraid of walking into a tourist trap, but U Fleku is actually much more than that! Dating back to 1499, it is believed to be the city's oldest brewery. They brew only one type of beer, a flavourful dark lager, which...



See all 5849 Brussels Tips
  • Manneken Pis

    3 out of 5 stars

    Brussels Things to Do

    just a short 5 minute walk south from the Grand Place along Rue De Charles Bus and then to Rue De Effuve' will take you to the most famous statue in Brussels which is the cheeky Mannekin Pis. This small 61 centimeter bronze statue, made by local artist Jerome Duquesnoy in 1619 is a regular small boy which is taking a pee to the fountain basin below...

  • Rocco Forte Hotel Amigo

    Brussels Hotels

    The Rocco Forte hotel amigo is considered the best in Brussels and is part of the Leading Hotels of...

  • Chez Léon

    4 out of 5 stars

    Brussels Restaurants

    Ok, the first thing is that Chez Leon is on Rue du Bouchors .... where you'll find all the tourist type of restaurants with tourist prices, Since mussels are in seasons we decided to try this place for it's mussels.... we've read mixed reviews about this place on VT. So we decided to give a shot. So we arrived and we were seated promptly on a busy...



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See all 7008 Berlin Tips
  • Reichstag

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Berlin Things to Do

    A Large impressive building which gives tours up into the impressive glass dome at its peak. Please note: These do however need to be booked in advance. It housed the main parliament in the run up to 1933 (before the 3rd Reich) of the Weimer republic.

  • Grand Hyatt Berlin

    Berlin Hotels

    Gorgeous hotel, large comfortable rooms, nice service and a terrific location just a 5 minutes walk...

  • Snacks - Döner - Currywurst - etc

    4 out of 5 stars

    Berlin Restaurants

    Konnopke’s Imbiss is a Berlin ‘institution’. It opened for business in 1930 serving fast food to night workers. It continued in business after WW2 and the arrival of the GDR. It claims to have invented currywurst by accident in 1960. For those who have never tried it, it consist of a special type of sausage, a spicy tomato ketchup sprinkled with a...



See all 4400 Athens Tips
  • Lycabettus Hill

    Athens Things to Do

    There are seven hills in Athens, the Acropolis is the most famous but Lycabettus is the tallest one. Oh, what sweet memories I have from this hill! I used to live in close distance so many times I went up there just for the sunset over the city. Don’t miss the chance and spend some hours to visit the hill. You can climp the stairs and follow the...

  • Hotel Grande Bretagne, A Luxury...

    Athens Hotels

    Every visitor to Athens cannot fail to notice this huge hotel. It's right on Syntagma Square,...

  • McDonald's

    3 out of 5 stars

    Athens Restaurants

    Mc Donalds nener had any chance in Greece, we have so many better fast food options (nothing can beat a good souvlaki) that it makes no sense to visit the famous Mc Donalds. There are even local similar places that offer the same food with McDonalds (burgers, salads, etc) but with much better quality (eg Goodys that use local products and have...


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