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Hotels in Rheinland, Germany

Castles and hotels rich with history can be found all along the Rhine River.old castle. rhine river valley, germany image by donkey IA from Fotolia.comRheinland, or Rhineland, refers to the areas along the Rhine River in Germany, between Bingen and the southern border. The Rhine is the...

Why Is There No Tram Line 8 in Amsterdam?

Some visitors wonder why there's no tram line 8 in Amsterdam; the reason has to do with the line's role in the deportation of Jews in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam.

Emporiums of Chic: Top Boutiques and Concept Stores in Paris

Looking for a fabulous Paris boutique or concept store offering a large palette of creations from established or up-and-coming designers? You've come to the right place. About.com Paris Travel provides a shortlist of the hottest Paris boutiques and concept stores, including Colette, Kiliwatch a

Is Amsterdam a Good Place to Travel With Kids?

Amsterdam is best known for legal prostitution and marijuana smoking. Despite this, the city is still a good place to travel with kids for many reasons. The city itself is simply beautiful and has rightly earned its nickname as "the Venice of the north." Beyond this, though, Amsterdam has strict law

Hotels in Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg, Austria has a long musical tradition.Salzburg image by Serge Freeman from Fotolia.comSalzburg, situated in the western end of Austria, is a historic town that features Baroque architecture in the Old Town district. The history of Salzburg, which is translated as “Salt...

Motels in Lisbon, Portugal

A Lisbon trolley transports visitors up and down the hills of the city.lisbon image by Jorge Casais from Fotolia.comTourists flock to Lisbon for its sandy beaches, World Heritage sightseeing and architecture. Visitors can browse art galleries, sample local cuisine and hear the famous...

DIY Installation of a Backup Camera for a RV

Backup cameras are a nice add-on to your RV because you can see what is behind you. It prevents you from backing into things you cannot see and can potentially save you from damage repairs. Backup cameras are available in different sizes, with audio, and in black-and-white or color. Some even come w