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Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
One of the most startling examples of art in the Stockholm Metro are these silhouettes of the worers who built the station

At first blush, Stockholm was a pleasant place to spend a week. I began in its medieval Old Town, known locally as Gamla Stan, where I visited the Royal Palace and...

Copenhagen desiner Nicolas (Nico) Nicolaou at Blue Bike Cafe with his D-time insulin delivery device

Copenhagen designer Nicolas Nicolaou has always had a rule: a design must have at least three improvements over similar products before he will consider producing it. And just being prettier doesn’t...

Kids climb on a giant lizard in the playground at King's Garden in Copenhagen, Denmark

Stay off the grass! No climbing! Don’t pick the flowers! We’ve all seen them, signs that scream “no, no, no” and “don’t, don’t, don’t.” These days, they’re the norm rather than...

Starter of fresh melon and a cup of honeydew melon gazpacho, garnished with a dollop of mint, at Loiseau des Ducs Michelin Star restaurant

Talk about a tease! Florence Bucciacchio, my host from the Dijon Tourism Office began my familiarization of Dijon with a visit to the Les Halles Market, but she wouldn’t let me...

The surface of these 24-month old wheels of cheese at Affineur Vagne in Poligny, France is dark brown and mottled

Ask any Frenchman to name his favorite cheeses and Comté will almost always be near the top of his list. To a large degree, however, the rest of the world doesn’t...

Highlight of tours of CERN include seeing actual sections of the Lare Hadron Collider with a section of the exterior cut away to show the pipes through which the photon beams travel

Geneva held no fascination for me. It was just another Swiss city with a pretty lake and exorbitant prices. But it offered one thing that other destinations in Switzerland could not:...