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Traveling Off the Beaten Track

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Capital cities can be exciting places, filled with many interesting sights and cultural activities. That’s why they attract many tourists.

However, if you really want to get a feel for a country, then it is often best to visit places far away from the big cities.

Smaller towns and villages provide an opportunity to experience things many tourists do not see.

Plus, rural places are less crowded, less noisy and usually far less expensive.