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UAE: Fujairah

A rare 3-day weekend granted from ADEC  (Abu Dhabi Education Council), a mere 2 weeks after Spring Break, but I still felt a super charged need to get away again.   2,198 more words

Modern Art in Central Germany

Kassel is a city lying in the land of the Brothers Grimm in the Hessen province of Germany. Normally, this area is an attraction for its fairy tale setting, surrounded by misty green forests, rolling hilly farmland, and crumbling stone castles. 570 more words

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12 ESCAPES from UAE with flights and hotels

Living in UAE and you do not have any plans for the upcoming long weekend? try this ESCAPES from UAE

A combination of demanding work schedules and the notion that holiday days are akin to gold dust makes the idea of taking two weeks off work a frightening and impossible task. 1,628 more words


Weimar is a lesser-known town in former East Germany, and unfortunately still retains a connotation to it. Early history has been somewhat trumped by more recent events, such as being next door to the Buchenwald concentration camp, where roughly 240 000 people were imprisoned during World War II. 600 more words

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Tuesday Techie Traveller: PackPoint

Today’s helpful piece of technology is a packing app for your phone. If you’re one of those people who is always asking yourself “what should I take?” “Do I need a rain jacket?” “Are there mosquitoes in X city?”, PackPoint is here to help. 142 more words

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Haro, La Rioja

Most people think wine when they hear Rioja. Indeed, La Rioja is a little pocket of sun and wine-soaked paradise, south of Bilbao and north of Madrid. 614 more words

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