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Bali Day of Silence – What you Need to Know about Nyepi

Bali Day of Silence - What you Need to Know about Nyepi

Once a year in Bali, the day of silence is honoured. It is called Nyepi and it marks the start of the Balinese new year. Should you be on Bali during that time, you really need to take extra care to be respectful of this sacred tradition to not be incredibly rude and to not […]

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Charming and Scary Austrian Christmas Traditions to Experience in Salzburg | Sponsored

The Keampuslauf in Salzburg - an Austrian Christmas tradition

This post was sponsored. It is one thing to learn about Christmas traditions around the world and another entirely to experience them for yourself. So when I arrived in Salzburg in time for Advent on my press trip, I stepped right into the magic and tried to learn more about the local Christmas traditions. Who […]

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Carnivals across the World to Visit Next Year

Carnivals across the world you should know about - Spain

Carnival, Mardi Gras, Fasching… carnivals across the World go by many names but the spectacular feasts of colour, excitement and a rush of endorphines surely dominates many a cultures’ plans for February. Now here’s a little confession: I have never ever attended a carnival myself and I am from Germany, where we go crazy during […]

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How to Have the Best German Christmas Markets Experience + free Guide

German Christmas Market for Rookies - Don't Leave Without Doing these 5 Things + a free downloadable guide

So you’ve heard about German Christmas markets and wonder what all the fuss is about. There probably is some sort of Christmas festivity going on in your town so why should you add yet another item to your ever growing bucketlist? Let me tell you why: because Christmas markets are the best way to get […]

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