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The old town of Split

Where: Croatia: Split: Old Town When:  I would say June or September… Not too many people but warm Get there: If you’re staying outside the city center take a bus… Otherwise you can just walk to it… Price: Its free … Continue reading

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The colourful houses of Cape Town

Where: South Africa: Cape Town: “Bo Kaap” When: Anytime it’s not raining or it’s not too hot. Get there: Well if you have a car you can just drive up the hill… If not why not walk. Going up is a pretty good … Continue reading

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The colourful tiles of Lisbon

Where: Portugal: Lisbon: Mainly in the city center When: Anytime Price: Compared to other European Capitals, Lisbon is quite cheap. And walking around is always for free anyway…    Do: Walk as much as you can. You will find so many great places just … Continue reading

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The old Windmills on Greek Islands

Where: Greece: Santorini, Mykonos, Ios (amongst others) When: Sometime between Spring and Fall… Nobody wants to be there when its too cold. Get there: Greece is the perfect place for Island hopping. The ships are quite cheap (unless you chose the speed boats) … Continue reading

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Gaudi in Barcelona

     Where: Spain: Barcelona: “Parc Güell”, “La Sagrada Familia”, “Casa Batllo” (amongst others) When: Whenever its not too cold or raining. If you want to visit many Gaudi buildings in one day you will be outside a lot to cover the distance … Continue reading

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Go back in time in Marburg

Where: Germany: Marburg: Old town When: Anytime between Mai and October… It can be very rainy in the winter months. Or if you’re a fan of the cold try the Christmasmarket time (opens every year around 1. December). Its just magical with … Continue reading

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The old city wall in Thessaloniki

Where: Greece: Thessaloniki: Old city walls When: Anytime between April-June or September-October… The winters can be quite cold and the summers are way too hot to enjoy exploring the city Drink: As they aren’t a lot of bars in this area. Buy a … Continue reading

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