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Five awesome Tapas Restaurants in Sevilla

To eat or not to eat, that is the question that I usually ask myself in every corner when I´m at a new destination. Getting to know a new country or city has indeed a lot to do with visiting museums, learning about the place´s history, admiring the landscape and the architecture…but it also has […]

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The calmness of Lake Como!

There are a few things I look for in a romantic vacation: tranquility, good wine, delicious food, nature and, of course, a view. Yep, I´m quite demanding when it comes to romance, lol. Still, there are some places in this world which hit all of these notes easily and offer even more.  Lake Como is […]

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Around Trier in less than 2 Minutes!

For some reason, German language books for foreign students are obsessed with Trier. In all the dialogues I could remember, there was a student from Trier. “What´s up with this place?”, I used to ask my teacher. He said it was a popular city with an University dating from the 15th century. Additionally, he said […]

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The Merriest Time of the Year

Because of vacation (which is the best excuse to have!), I wasn´t able to post here for a while ☹ But I´m coming back with my all-time favorite subject of the year: Christmas Markets!!

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Why Wroclaw?

This is the question I get asked every single time I tell people I have lived in Poland. The frown deepens when I tell I picked Wroclaw amongst far more well-known choices as Copenhagen or Vienna. “Vivi, whyyyy?!”

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Limburg an der Lahn

– By Vivi Morg #1 Language: English 🇺🇸 Limburg wasn´t planned at all. We basically had nothing better to do on a Sunday morning and decided to tag along some friends who were going there on a day trip. They said the city was “nice according to…google images”, lol. So, needless to say, our expectations […]

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Hilton The Hague – a comprehensive Review

– By Mathias Nicolai #1 Language: English 🇺🇸 We were invited to a wedding near Amsterdam, wohoooo!!! That’s why we decided to not only attend the wedding, but to extend the trip a little bit. So, our little trip to the Netherlands began with 2 nights at the Hilton The Hague. I had never been […]

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5 “out of the box” souvenirs to buy in Brazil

#1 Language: English 🇺🇸 -By Vivi Morgado   Last week I wrote about 5 cliché (but still loved and wanted!) souvenirs to buy in Brazil. This week I will continue the list by giving a few ideas that are a bit more original and unexpected, for those who like more out of the ordinary gifts!

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Living in a small town in Germany

#1 Language: English 🇺🇸 -By Vivi Morgado When people ask me where do I live in Germany, I often say “Frankfurt”. But that´s just a way to avoid saying the name of our small town and hearing back “what?!”. Well, just like everywhere in the world, living in a main city here has become very […]

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Hilton Munich Park – A comprehensive Review

– By Mathias Nicolai #1 Language: English 🇺🇸 For a get together with a former colleague in Munich, we decided to take the Hilton Munich Park as our meeting point. Located directly at the English Garden, the hotel offered a fair price and a nice view. Nobody knew, at that point, that the beginning of […]

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