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Behind UNESCO World Heritage Status: Riga, Latvia

There’s something “darkly fascinating” about solo traveling to foreign contries, “especially in a place where you may not speak the language and you are unfamiliar with their laws”, novelist and executive vice president of Mystery Writers of America – Greg Herren describes it in an interview for National Geographic. According …

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Discover Goathland – North York Moors Villages

The small, beautiful village Goathland has attracted visitors since the 19th century but its popularity grew after it became the filming location for the TV series “Heartbeat” (the village was named ‘Aidensfield’) and the “Harry Potter” movies (‘Hogsmeade’). More than that, the 70ft (21m) high Mallyan Spout waterfall can be …

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Robin Hood’s Bay Village – At A Glance

Inspired by a legend, Robin Hood’s Bay village has a specific fairytale appeal. Located five miles south of Whitby and 15 miles north of Scarborough, the small fishing village is a true gem of the Yorkshire Coastline. It is picturesque, with quaint cottages, cobbled streets, interesting attractions and perfect for …