Spending one day in Rothenburg: the Christmas town!

Part of the Romantic Road through southern Germany, Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a lovely well-preserved medieval town. Some say that the name “Rothenburg”, which comes from the German words rot (red) and burg (burgh, medieval fortified settlement), refers to the red-colored roofs of the houses which overlook the Tauber river. Indeed, the little houses […]

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How to make the most of Barcelona in 3 days

Barcelona is big and with an eye-popping architecture. I had 3 days of an unplanned trip in this city, where I’ve allowed myself to get lost and walk A LOT (as usual). I was in Portugal and found really cheap tickets with Ryanair (less than 10 euros), so why not? Public transportation in Barcelona works […]

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Weekend getaways: Brussels for first-timers (Day 1)

It is easy to have an uplifting weekend getaway exploring the gorgeous and romantic Brussels. Its Art Nouveau architecture from the late 19th century, street arts, chocolates and innumerous parks captivates anyone. Simple to move around by using public transportation, I made the most of the two days that I had there and created two […]

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