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Oct 31 2014

A chapel full of skeletons in the Czech Republic

Category: DestinationsMegan Leader @ 06:15

There are plenty of destinations out there for fans of the macabre: Haunted hotels, creepy catacombs and spooky cemeteries among them. The thing I love most about this place is that, while it's certainly chilling, it has a lightheartedness about it that makes it appropriate for visitors of all ages. Ladies and gentlemen, boys and ghouls, I'd like to introduce you to the Sedlec Ossuary, a positively fascinating church that not only holds the remains of about 40,000 people, but also puts them proudly on display.

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Jun 15 2012

Richly diverse hotels reflect Prague's character

Category: HotelsMegan Leader @ 04:31

Editing the Prague hotel updates this week was delightful. This either makes me a pretty big nerd, or the hotels in Prague are just THAT amazing. (Although both are probably true, this post focuses on the latter.)

Prague is a stunning city with old-world charm, and its hotels highlight the city's strengths—from its opulence to its progressivism. Here are just a few of the amazing accommodations Prague has to offer. More...

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May 11 2012

Three movie-inspired European vacations

Category: Destinations | Itineraries | ListsMegan Leader @ 11:57

Everything looks glamorous on the silver screen: the actors, the clothes, the dramatically heart-wrenching relationships—but especially the gorgeous scenery. There are some great films set on gorgeous tropical beaches or bustling Asian cities, but today I want to explore a few films set in stunning old-world Europe—and the vacations you can plan around them. More...

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Mar 27 2012

Destination wishlist: five fabulous destinations we'd like to visit

Category: DestinationsMegan Leader @ 11:25

Birthdays are grand, and not just because they gently remind us of our fleeting mortality. They also provide us with a reason to indulge ourselves a bit more than usual! Well, today is my birthday, and I think I'll treat myself by putting together a wishlist of the top five destinations I'd like to visit! More...

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