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A Splash of Colour – The Prettiest Houses You Didn’t Know about

Mexico with its houses in all colours of the rainbow, Italy’s Portofino with layered houses colour upon colour and Greece with its typical white and blue paint – all these places are well known and attract myriads of tourists throughout the year. But if you are seeking to escape the sun, chill by the beach […]

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To Cheesecake or Not to Cheesecake – An International Question

I was never a big fan of cheese cake. In the first place, why is it even called cheese cake when there is zero cheese in it? Cream cheese maybe but not cheese cheese. Major difference! And then I went to Australia. I didn’t think much of it but one day, drawn by delicious instagram […]

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How to Celebrate Easter German Style

Easter isn’t celebrated all over the world and even in those countris that do, there are quite some variations and a range of traditions. Painting Easter eggs, having parades and having big family dinners are just a few. I have already shared some German and Swedish Easter traditions on Venga Vale Vamos, but you might […]

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Foods You’ll Miss Once You Leave Germany

Even though I don’t get homesick – the travel bug is way too strong – I do get a pang of missing my favoutire foods every now and then. It might be a whiff of sausages while walking past a restaurant or bread on the supermarket shelf, but reaching out and buying said products is […]

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