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Toronto Tourist Information

Toronto is on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario across from New York state and is the capital of the province of Ontario. More than 2 million people call Toronto home. The city also is the seat of the Ontario province government. Visitors to Toronto will find the city has a lot to offer.

The Golden Hinde

The Golden Hinde is a reproduction of the ship used by Francis Drake to circumnavigate the globe in the 1500s and can be found along London's South Bank.

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Elephant Parade London 2010 is the biggest art event London has ever seen. Over 250 painted elephants appeared all over town to highlight the plight of the Asian elephant. Enjoy these photos of Elephant Parade London.

Mascleta at Las Fallas

Pictures from one of the audio firework displays, called a Mascleta, at Las Fallas, Valencia.

Cheapest Countries to Visit in Europe

Several European countries are bargains for travelers.earth - europe and africa image by Orlando Florin Rosu from Fotolia.comKnown as the birthplace of Western culture, Europe is surrounded by the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans, as well as the Mediterranean Sea. Aside from natural features...

Las Ramblas, Barcelona

Las Ramblas, Barcelona. Pictures from Barcelona's most famous street, Las Ramblas (also known as La Ramblas or Les Rambles).

Hotels in Vasteras, Sweden

The city of Västerås lies on the shores of Lake Mälaren in central Sweden, approximately 60 miles west of Stockholm. Västerås has been populated since the Viking age and is one of Sweden's oldest cities. Historical sites include Västerås castle and...

Hotels in Turku, Finland

Turku Castle overlooks the city's harbor.turku castle image by Adrian Hillman from Fotolia.comOriginally the capital of Finland, Turku is this Scandinavian country's oldest city. The city's center straddles the Aura River and you can walk to most cultural attractions. Turku's market has...

San Sebastian Pintxos

Pictures of some San Sebastian Pintxos. What types of Pintxos should you expect in San Sebastian