Rediscover some of the world’s greatest writers, like Boccaccio, Petrarch and Dante, by visiting the places that inspired them and walking in the footsteps of their characters.
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The boutique Templar Hotel opens in late September in Toronto’s entertainment district, with a rooftop bar that has views of the CN Tower.
Each year the red earth thirsts for rain, and tribal kinds harness sacred spirits to summon the abundance of nature once more.
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A land of vertigo-inducing views
See where modern Vikings play
The road transforming the Amazon
A rugged route is changing the region
An Irish town ruled by a goat
Discover the origins of this bizarre tradition
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