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When you think of visiting Germany, which cool places come to mind first? Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich? Maybe Hamburg and Bremen. Be honest, did you even think of the Ruhr area? You know, the former industrial center of Germany? Where the mining industry reigned, where factories lined the streets and worker houses sprung up, creating […]
So far I had spotted only two ducks, but that didn’t stop me from ducktailing all the way through the famous Krka National Park in Croatia. It wasn’t like I had a choice either. The park was packed. I didn’t know I had signed up for group tours but that was what I was stuck […]
The biggest Oreo as a cake? Ice cream and water colours? The prettiest yard with cuddly cats? Cool cafes in Bucharest can be found in abundance, but there is one small problem. You have to find them first. You see, the capital of Romania likes to play treasure hunt.
Seeing the Hvar lavender fields in Croatia was high on my list. Just imagine the rows of purple, a little like those of the French Provence but more wild and in bushels. That is what Hvar was known for. Note the past tense. Those days are sadly gone. But my stubbornness didn’t want to listen […]