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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A day trip from Zurich: Rapperswil

Most visitors on a short break to Zurich will find that there is more than enough to keep them amused in Switzerland’s largest city. See for example my other recent posts on spa visit and a trip to the world’s oldest vegetarian restaurant).   However, if like us, you visit regularly, and fancy seeing what the surrounding area has to...
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A weekend in Porto: Port tasting by the Douro

Of all the things you can spend your time doing on a weekend in Portugal (and it’s a long list!), port tasting in Porto has to be one of the most pleasurable pursuits.  So if you like a tipple, and want to find out more about the highlights in Portugal’s second city, read on. This post contains affiliate links Port...
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Towns on Lake Como: Visit Varenna for a wonderful short break to the Italian Lakes

There are several towns on Lake Como to choose for a short break to the Italian Lakes.  These include Menaggio, Bellagio, Tremezzo and Como itself. However, if you’re looking for a couple of days away in a picture postcard place that is easy to get to, then I’d say you need look no further than Varenna.   This post contains affiliate links Where...
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