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1. Sofia, Bulgaria Pictured:An ice-covered tree is seen (Credit: Getty Images)

1. Sofia, Bulgaria

Pictured:An ice-covered tree is seen by the golden domed Alexander Nevski cathedral in central Sofia. (Jan.12, 2009)

Top 10 cheapest cities to visit in Europe

Top 10 cheapest cities to visit in Europe From Price of Travel's 2011 Backpacker Index, which compares costs of basic lodging, transportation, budget meals and major attraction admission.

10. Moscow Pictured: Russian military helicopters fly above
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10. Moscow

Pictured: Russian military helicopters fly above Red Square during the nation's Victory Day military parade in Moscow in commemoration of the end of WWII.(May 9, 2011)

9. Zagreb, Croatia Pictured: Tkalciceva Street retains its
(Credit: Chicago Tribune)

9. Zagreb, Croatia

Pictured: Tkalciceva Street retains its medieval architecture. At night it's a social magnet full of bars, restaurants and casual strollers. (March 21, 2007)

8. Prague, Czech Republic Pictured: Aerial view of
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8. Prague, Czech Republic

Pictured: Aerial view of Prague. (undated)

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7. St. Petersburg, Russia Pictured: The St. Petersburg
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7. St. Petersburg, Russia

Pictured: The St. Petersburg Church in St. Petersburg, Russia, is one of the sites on Celebrity Cruise Lines cruises through the Baltic Sea. (undated)

6. Warsaw, Poland? Pictured: A bus in front
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6. Warsaw, Poland
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Pictured: A bus in front of the the Palace of Culture in Warsaw. (June 8, 2011)

5. Budapest, Hungary Pictured: The new sight-seeing bus-boat
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5. Budapest, Hungary

Pictured: The new sight-seeing bus-boat attraction driving on the Danube River in Budapest, Hungary. (Jan.15, 2010)

4. Istanbul, Turkey Pictured: A man strolls past
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4. Istanbul, Turkey

Pictured: A man strolls past market stalls inside the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey.(April 2, 2009)

3. Bucharest, Romania Pictured: People enjoy a sunny
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3. Bucharest, Romania

Pictured: People enjoy a sunny day in the front of bronze monument inspired by the characters of Romanian comic writer Ion Luca Caragiale in the front of The National Theater in downtown Bucharest. (Oct. 14, 2011)

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2. Krakow, Poland Pictured: General view of the
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2. Krakow, Poland

Pictured: General view of the Mariacka (Mary's) Basilica in Krakow, Poland. (Oct. 13, 2011)

1. Sofia, Bulgaria Pictured:An ice-covered tree is seen
(Credit: Getty Images)

1. Sofia, Bulgaria

Pictured:An ice-covered tree is seen by the golden domed Alexander Nevski cathedral in central Sofia. (Jan.12, 2009)

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