My 45 Favorite Small Foreign Cities and Places by Ray Raposo

Needless to say, I love to travel both domestically and to foreign places. There is a world full of fascinating travel destinations, and choosing the perfect place to visit can be a challenge to any traveler. Hopefully you can use this list of My 45 Favorite Small Foreign Cities and Places that I've visited to help plan your travel...

My 32 Favorite Large Foreign Cities by Ray Raposo

There is a world full of fascinating travel destinations and choosing the perfect place to visit can be challenge to any traveler. Hopefully you can use this list of My 32 Favorite Large Foreign Cities to help plan your travel bucket list. If smaller cities and towns are more to your liking, check out my Favorite 45 Small Cities...

Visiting memorable Lisbon, Portugal by Ray Raposo

Lisbon is the capital and largest city of Portugal, with about 3 million people living in the metropolitan area. Lisbon, or Lisboa as it’s known in Portugal, is one of the oldest cities in Western Europe and the world, predating such capitals as London, Paris and even Rome. Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula. It...

Visiting Berlin, Germany by Ray Raposo

Berlin, Germany’s capital and largest city dates to the 13th century, it is located in the northeastern part of the country in a mostly flat landscape. With 3.7 million residents, it is the second most populated city proper in the European Union after London. We’ve visited Germany many times and Berlin is one of the highlights with its mixture of both classic, restored...

The Historic London, England by Ray Raposo

After traveling all around the USA during the 70s and 80s, our first trip to Europe in the early fall of 1994 started in London, England. In subsequent visits, I’ve come to appreciate London’s cultural treasures more and more. London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom. Standing on the curvy River Thames in the south...