10 Signs You’re Becoming Austrian

This week marks 5 years since I first moved to Austria. Five whole years since I turned up in Stefan’s apartment with a single backpack, not a word of German, no visa, no friends, just…a vague feeling it would all work out. Turns out my instincts were good, but it took a lot of getting […]

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Vaals – On The Roof Of The Netherlands

At the southernmost corner of the Netherlands, where the borders of Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands meet, is located Vaals – a small town that has, kind of, attached itself to the German Aachen, but still belongs to the Netherlands. Vaals is just the perfect day trip from Maastricht or Aachen, or from anywhere in South Limburg. […]

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The Top 10 Things To Do And See In Cologne

The largest city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne has been a spectacular and enthralling architectural, aesthetic and cultural hub in Western Europe for centuries. Let’s see some of the city’s unforgettable sites and activities… Kölner Dom & Hohenzollern Bridge | © Luftphilia/ Flikr Cologne Dome A masterpiece of Gothic architecture and a symbol of the enduring character of European Christianity, […]

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