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If you love to travel but have limited time, then this is the site for you.  Travel On A Time Budget provides great ideas for short breaks and highlights some of the interesting, unusual or must-do things in a place.  You don’t always need unlimited time – just a passion for travel and some great ideas!

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Tallinn’s Hotel Viru: no ordinary place to stay

Tallinn’s old town is simply stunning.  I can’t imagine anyone visiting it and not being a little bit overawed by its beauty – the atmospheric main square, the maze of medieval cobbled streets that wind around the city and the old city walls with its imposing watch towers. It’s an amazingly photogenic city, and you’re bound to come away with...
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Corfu: appreciating the magic that Durrell wrote about

Gerald Durrell reminisced about his five years living on the Greek island of Corfu by saying “Each day had a tranquillity, a timelessness about it so that you wished it would never end.  But then the dark skin of the night would peel off and there would be a fresh day waiting for us, glossy and colourful as a child’s...
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An eye-opening visit to Romania’s People Palace.

It might seem obvious to write about Romania’s Palace of the Parliament after a trip to Bucharest but it’s hard to leave without acknowledging that this is one of the most significant things I saw: it’s the second largest administrative building in the world, only top trumped by The Pentagon in the United States.  It has 1,100 rooms, and is...
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