The beautiful Stari Most majestically arches over the rushing turquoise waters of the River Neretva. This picture postcard perfect bridge lies at the heart of Mostar, Bosnia Herzegovina. The city sprouted up on either side of the bridge and was aptly named after the bridge itself. The fast growing, multi ethnic…

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Seemingly super-glued to a sheer cliff face high above the dense forests of the Pontic Mountains, Sumela Monastery is a little known hidden gem in North Eastern Turkey. Built by Greek Orthodox priests 1,600 years ago, this Byzantium masterpiece with its ornate frescos and secret cave dwellings has survived through…

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The annual Edinburgh Festival fireworks finale concludes the epic Edinburgh festival season – which includes the world renowned Fringe Festival. The majority of festivals take place in August, and the Fringe festival has been a mainstay of Edinburgh since 1947. The phenomenal fireworks display is accompanied by live music, in sync…

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The recent restoration of the Scottish Borders Railway has opened up this serine part of Scotland to visitors. It is part of Scotland often neglected by visitors, but one major draw is Melrose Abbey. Historically known as St. Mary’s, it is located 40 miles south of Edinburgh and today is easily accessible…

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