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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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Blogger Recognition Award

Today I am happy to write that I’ve been nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award 😊 This award is given to bloggers by bloggers, as a shout out for all the hard work and hours spent on this labour of love. 450 more words

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Travel to Armenia: Things to remember 

If you are planning to travel to Armenia over the weekend, here are some quick tips and learnings from our journey.

Food: All vegetarians, please stop over at your nearest supermarket and carry some fruits along. 175 more words


The Pearl of the Cantabrian

Known as the pearl of the Cantabrian, San Sebastian is the holiday seaside destination for the wealthy tanned and tucked population of Northern Spain. However, despite its pristine beaches, amazing restaurants, and high-end shopping, it still maintains a bit of grunge and soul. 944 more words

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