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Budapest — Majestically straddling one of the world’s most famous rivers, Budapest easily earns its moniker “Pearl of the Danube.” Home to nearly a quarter of Hungary’s population, it’s the center of all things Magyar, and buzzes like no other capital in Eastern Europe.

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For strong coffee after a soothing Turkish bath and postcard-perfect views of the river Danube.

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For Your Bucket List: 7 Luxe, Once-in-a-Lifetime Travel Experiences from Four Seasons

August 19, 2014 by Teresa Bitler

It’s not uncommon for upscale hotels and resorts to offer guests extraordinary excursions and activities, but Four Seasons takes it to a whole new level. From ... Read More »

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Jim’s Journal: A Luxurious Take on Budapest

August 11, 2014 by Jim Sherman

I have been to Budapest several times and, on each visit, I adore staying at the Four Seasons Gresham Palace. In the off-season (winter, or shoulder season in ... Read More »

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Eastern Europe: Better Views, Cheaper Prices, and Fewer Crowds

July 22, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Paris, Rome, and London are all classic first-time Eurotrip destinations. But for savvy or returning travelers, Eastern European cities -- think: Prague, ... Read More »

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Deal Alert: Fly Lufthansa to Europe, Starting From $532 R/T

June 16, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

In Europe, when temperatures drop, so do the prices. Traveling to Europe outside of the summer season almost always guarantees savings -- but this year you can ... Read More »

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4 Open-Air Festivals to Visit in Europe This Summer

May 07, 2014 by Christine Wei

What's better than getting cultured with a round of opera in Europe? Doing it en plein air. Whether you prefer soaking up some sun during the day or catching the ... Read More »

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