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Europe in Four Seasons: Winter and Spring

This is the second in a two-part series: a guide for visiting Europe in each season. Check out the first article on summer in Helsinki and autumn in Florence! Winter Wonderland A cold wintry day carries with it a feeling of both grandeur and purity: imagine a blanket of white snow covering an old town..

Artistic Marseille: The 2013 European Capital of Culture

The European Union recently named the Southern France city of Marseille as the European Capital of Culture for 2013, a title that’s well deserved. As culturally diverse as it is industrially active, the Provençal city serves as a major French port in the Mediterranean. There are so many attractions to enjoy in Marseille and Provence..