EUROPE

Is Venice really that charming?

Is Venice really that charming?

Perhaps one of the absolute musts of a trip around Italy is a visit to Venice: the city of canals and romantic gondola rides. Or at least that’s how it is marketed in many of the traveling advertisements. If you read travel blogs and...

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What is it like to be an expat?

What is it like to be an expat?

To give you a bit more insight in what it is to be an expat; the sacrifices one needs to make and; the benefits of this experience, I have answered some of the most frequently asked questions. Q: Are you an expat now? A: Technically speaking I...

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The majestic Aurora Borealis above the Arctic Circle

The majestic Aurora Borealis above the Arctic Circle

Being the nature lover that I am and enjoying outdoor activities like I do, northern Norway had to be high up on my traveling list for an Europe-trip. Perhaps, this destination is better suited for summer when one can make the most out of what...

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A day in surprising Verona

A day in surprising Verona

How I came to visit Verona was completely unexpected. We were already two days in Venice and felt we needed a break from the overly touristy city of canals. With one day to spare on our hands, Verona was among the few nearby cities to pay a...

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Walking through Florence – my top 5 places

Walking through Florence – my top 5 places

Walk,walk and walk.This is what I did during my 3-day stay in Florence. This city is small enough to be seen on foot and probably the only way to discover beautiful corners among its charming narrow streets. The city is old, well-kept and...

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Pre-planning for my Italy trip

Pre-planning for my Italy trip

Who hasn’t dreamt of visiting Italy at some point? The country’s history, the art, the beautiful countryside, the fashion industry, the Italian charming men and well-dressed women, the food, that particular accent characterizing the...

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