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How to best spend a weekend in Edinburgh

Nele/ June 20, 2017/ Destinations/ 0 comments

I spend a weekend in Edinburgh earlier this month. It was my second visit to this beautiful city after last year’s Scotland trip. It’s so unique, with its many old buildings and the history that surrounds everything. You feel like you’ve been transported through time to a former century. Except for the cars, that is. And there may not have been so

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How to travel Luxembourg when you have no expectations

Nele/ September 11, 2016/ Destinations/ 0 comments

In 2014 I was in Luxembourg City for a long weekend. I went there with my theatre group for a festival. It was probably the closest I ever got to travelling to a place without having any expectations or preconceived ideas about it. I did not go to Luxembourg because I wanted to see the city, but because of the festival. If

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The first days of spring in Brussels

Nele/ May 23, 2016/ Destinations/ 1 comments

The last time I was in Belgium was about twenty years ago. This May I got the chance to refresh my memories by visiting Brussels. To make the occasion even more inviting, my visit coincided with this year’s first days of proper spring. Think sun, blue skies and temperatues finally rising to over 20°C. Perfect weather for a long weekend away. The

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Down the Memory Lane: Easter in Paris

Nele/ March 20, 2016/ Destinations/ 0 comments

Easter in fast approaching, and I’m just about to take off to Barcelona, this year’s Easter holiday destination. It has become somewhat of a tradition for me to do a city trip during the Easter holidays. It’s simply the perfect opportunity. When I was still a student finding the time to travel was never much of an issue, but now, with a

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