5 Beautiful Landscapes In North Holland

North Holland is known for its beautiful monumental cities: places like Amsterdam, Haarlem, Alkmaar and Hoorn. But the province also has plenty of nature reserves, where you can see wild horses grazing and hear birds chirping. It’s perfect for cyclists! If you like biking on flat terrain, you can cycle through the meadows, but there […]

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5 Must-See Historical Sites in Porto

Porto, Portugal’s second-largest city, is perhaps best known as the birthplace of port wine. With dozens of wine lodges, some of which have been around for centuries, wine is indeed plentiful here. But Porto is so much more than just wine. It’s a city rich in history and culture with charming old streets and beautiful […]

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10 Iconic Buildings and Places in Lisbon

Some of the most iconic buildings and places in Lisbon are conveniently found in the city’s medieval neighbourhoods like Baxia and Alfama. Portugal’s coastal capital has a colourful history that’s still evident in its many squares, buildings, and monuments. Lisbon has a strong historical and cultural vibe, so you’ll likely feel as if you’ve travelled […]

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20 Vitally Important Austrian German Words

The Austrian national language is indeed German, but when Austrians on their first visit to Berlin order a Weißen Spritzer (“wine spritzer”) and want to pay with Bankomat (“ATM”), they’ll inevitably receive puzzled looks in exchange. In this moment, it becomes glaringly apparent that all German languages are not the same. It’s high time that we take a look at the […]

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Top Strange Habits In Austria

Today, on this beautiful day, I had an idea at breakfast and wanted to find out what the general public had to say about it in the ski resort in Gastein. To start a piste survey, so to speak, on the topic: Strange habits of Austrians. Armed with my Atomic skis and my brain as a […]

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Discover Scotland: 10 Scottish Fun Facts to Know before your Visit

Are you planning a trip to Scotland? Then, this article is for you! 😉 Scotland is one of the four countries composing the United Kingdom (along with England, Northern Ireland, and Wales) and an increasingly popular tourist destination that in recent years saw a surge of visitors attracted by its medieval towns, centuries-old traditions, and the incredibly postcard-worthy natural […]

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