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iReport: Pictures that show off the grandeur of Milan

iReport: Pictures that show off the grandeur of Milan

Milan's famous cathedral, inside-out and upside-down, plus other unmistakably Milanese images
10 top destinations to visit in 2015

10 top destinations to visit in 2015

Global events, new attractions and anniversary celebrations will put these destinations on travel radars next year. Question is, which one(s) to visit?
17 mind-melting street-art illusions

17 mind-melting street-art illusions

Street art across the globe brings life to dull concrete walls. But few artists do it like this
 Supercar Shangri-La: Full throttle through Italy’s ‘Motor Valley’

Supercar Shangri-La: Full throttle through Italy’s ‘Motor Valley’

For fans of Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini and Pagani, this corner of Europe is a petrol-powered promised land
Venice denies ban on wheeled suitcases

Venice denies ban on wheeled suitcases

Furore over reported 500 euro fines for rolling luggage prompts denial from city's special commissioner
Russian tourist fined $24,000 for Colosseum graffiti

Russian tourist fined $24,000 for Colosseum graffiti

Got more money than sense and want to leave your mark on an ancient city? Authorities in Rome have the answer...
The decaying splendour of abandoned Italian nightclubs

The decaying splendour of abandoned Italian nightclubs

Photographer Antonio La Grotta explores the allure of the once-great discos of Italy's 1980s dancing scene
Venice to ban wheeled suitcases

Venice to ban wheeled suitcases

Italian city to impose fines after complaints "noisy" luggage is causing damage to historic structures
Wearing pajamas in public: Italy's hamlet hotels

Wearing pajamas in public: Italy's hamlet hotels

New concept offering luxury rooms in ancient dwellings helps spare beautiful villages from falling into ruin
Heathrow installs 'Scent Globe': Which country has the best smells?

Heathrow installs 'Scent Globe': Which country has the best smells?

UK's Heathrow Airport pairs destinations with fragrances to evoke long distance travel. We do too
Pork peculiar: Inside Europe's strangest sausages

Pork peculiar: Inside Europe's strangest sausages

No trip around the continent is complete without sampling its oddest offal-based snacks. Then again ...
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Destination Berlin

The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history