• The Best Walking Tours in Athens

    16 days ago - By Nomadic Matt

    Posted : 5/6/2022 | May 6th, 2022
    There once was a time when Athens was considered the most overrated capital in Europe .
    But that was before the 2004 Olympics.
    The Greek government got itself in order for just long enough to clean up and renovate this ancient metropolis. It added subway lines and a better connection to the airport. It fixed up crumbling structures and cleaned the streets. It sounds like a cliché straight out of a travel magazine, but now this city of just over three million inhabitants really is better than ever.
    And, while Athens has never been my favorite destination in...
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  • The Best Walking Tours in Madrid

    The Best Walking Tours in Madrid

    16 days ago - By Nomadic Matt

    Posted : 5/6/2022 | May 6th, 2022
    Hemingway once called Madrid “the capital of the world” and in his book Death in the Afternoon , referred to it as “the most Spanish of all cities.”
    As the second-largest city in the European Union , Madrid wows visitors with it's beauty, museums, history, and food.
    Madrid also boasts numerous neighborhoods crammed with fun tapas bars, their narrow, cobbled streets brimming with happy revelers until the wee hours of the morning.
    There is a ton to see and do here , so much so that you could easily spend a couple of weeks dedicating yourself to getting below...
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