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Hungarian wine in Hungary

The 8 Cheapest Wine Destinations in Europe

Some wine lovers are willing to spend thousands of dollars to support their passion and they’ll seek out the finest bottles from the best vintages. They’ll tour the top spots in France and Italy, carefully packing the best of the best
Beer prices in Panama

Cheap Place to Booze it Up: Panama

Panama is not one of the world’s cheapest places to travel. It’s right in the middle in terms of tourism costs in Central America. It is noticeably cheaper than Costa Rica, but far more than Guatemala or Nicaragua. With its economy

A Hidden Lake, A Day of Mine Sweeping, and Rural Portugal by Bike

It’s July already and time for the new issue of Perceptive Travel webzine, bringing you three new feature stories from three continents plus ┬ásome interesting new books and music collections. First up, how do you hide a giant lake? Let a
cheap local wine

Eat and Drink What’s Local When You Travel

The “locavore” and “slow food” movements have taken off bigtime in the last decade, but budget travelers have been following them for ages for economic reasons: eating local and drinking local can save you a small fortune. Sure, there are high-minded
cycling alentejo

Portugal in the Spring (Or, the Thrill of Perfect Travel Timing)

I just finished up a week of biking around the Alentejo region of Portugal, on a tour with Bike Tours Direct of the USA and Turaventur of Portugal. (Watch for a story later in Perceptive Travel.) Sometimes you can’t hit a