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Prague: The City of 100 Spires

 Just how did Prague, this beautiful 15th century city, gain the nickname of the City of a Hundred Spires? “Surely, there are more than 100” exclaim most of our travellers.

Prague Castle Czech Republic Europe

Construction on Prague Castle started in 870 AD! It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is considered to be the largest coherent castle complex on Earth.
Photo credit: Czech Tourism

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Love locks on the Pont Des Arts bridge in Paris, France

Love Lock Bridges Around Europe

When it comes to romance, Europe seems to be a place that just oozes it. But sometimes, displays of affection can be off-putting. Such is the case of the lock loves, so off-putting that many municipalities are trying to find ways to stop or ban the trend.

Love locks on the Pont Des Arts bridge in Paris, France

The weight of the love of thousands is too much to bear for Paris’ Pont des Arts bridge, and the locks have since been removed. There are still opportunities to lock your love on to other bridges around Europe though.
Photo credit: aol.com

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