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Day 4, Part 2: The Hairy Pig Deli and Old Town Stockholm walk

After an early morning and a long day traveling from Copenhagen to Stockholm by train, it was finally time to start exploring the Old Town of Stockholm, also known as Gamla stan. Gamla stan, popular with tourist, is a charming and photogenic island filled with medieval alleyways, cobbled streets, antique shops, old churches, statues, and more. Until the 1600s, all of Stockholm was contained in this small area. Gamla stan is home to many popular tourist attractions, many which I…

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5 must see free sights in Prauge, Czech Republic

Prague is one of the great cities of Europe and the world. Its rich history dates back over 1,000 years, shaped by empires, wars, and political movements. Since the fall of the communist regime after the Velvet Revolution in 1989, people from all around the world have begun rediscovering Eastern Europe and Prague. If you will be visiting Prague, here are five free sights you must visit. Old Town Square For those who visit Prague, the highlight of the city…

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