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Bodrum

Bodrum is a port city in Muğla Province, on the southern coast of Bodrum Peninsula, in the southwestern Aegean Region of Turkey. Once it was a cozy fishing village with only a few thousand people, but for the last few decades, Bodrum has experienced a renaissance that has transformed this quiet community into one of Turkey’s most popular vacation hotspots.The …

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Sao Miguel, Azores

Azores archipelago is one of the few unspoilt paradises on the planet and is composed of vast plains and pastures and extensive mountains that are divided by deep valleys. Due to the positioning,  islands are  in constant contact with both the high pressure areas common to the North Atlantic and the constantly moving polar and tropical air masses. The island …

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Terceira, Azores

The Archipelago of the Azores is composed of nine volcanic islands. They are situated in the North Atlantic Ocean, some 1,500 km west of Lisbon. The exact date of discovery of the archipelago is unknown, but most probably the islands of Santa Maria and São Miguel were discovered in 1427 by the Portuguese navigator Diogo de Silves. There are nine major …

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