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Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Québec City (© Fairmont Hotels & Resorts)

Québec City: where history is part of daily life

Destination: Quebec City

Québec City is a mix‘n’match of cutting edge and traditional, English and French, New World and Old. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is also the only walled city in North America

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Wendy Gomersall outside the real Vlad Dracul-a's birthplace, now a restaurant, in Sighisoara, Transylvania

Out for the Count in Romania

Destination: Romania

Transylvania is famously the home of Dracula, but thankfully, it’s got a lot more to offer tourists than a bloodsucking anti-hero…

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Kotor - view from the fortress

Kotor: medieval majesty in Montenegro

Destination: Kotor

The attractive walled town of Kotor in Montenegro, beautifully located between an alluring fjord and brooding mountains, is an absolute joy. Get there now, before the tourist hordes discover it

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