Watching the sun rise over the Borobudur temple

Most things are better when you see them early in the morning. The light is different and bathes everything a…

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Prambanan temple tour and a visit to the ballet

There is an abundance of temples in and around Yogyakarta. No wonder, since it was the spiritual center in former…

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An afternoon at Stadtflucht Bergmühle

Stadtflucht Bergmühle didn’t mean anything to me. This was a name I might have read somewhere on Facebook or heard…

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Peles Castle – a day trip from Bucharest

Spending a long weekend in Bucharest gives you ample time for a day trip out outside the city. Ours was…

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A wintry day in Salzburg

I haven’t been to Salzburg since a couple of years. And apparently I only do so when it’s cold and…

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Exploring Oberkarpfenberg Castle and watching birds of prey

Austria has an abundance of castles and fortresses in each province. Personally I don’t think it is possible to see…

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Sights outside of Gdansk

Not only is there so much to see in Gdansk but also in the surrounding area. While I spent my…

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The beaches of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula

The Snæfellsnes Peninsula is in the western part of Iceland, about two hours away from Reykjavik. It enchants with waterfalls…

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Four Day Tours in five days

Besides Reykjavik, which is amazing, the best part about Iceland is the country side. That covers basically the rest. So…

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A day trip to Valladolid and Segovia

There is so much more to Madrid than just the city itself. The surrounding area is full of day trip…

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