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Karneval in Cologne… or Why I Miss Germany Today

Karneval in Cologne… or Why I Miss Germany Today

Ever since I started being the serial expat I am today, I have missed many fun holidays in Germany. One that always makes me half-regret my decision to move abroad …Read the Rest

Outside Rome: Lake Albano and Velletri

Outside Rome: Lake Albano and Velletri

See this gorgeous lake below? I so want to visit that place again in the summer! It’s called Lago Albano and it’s located right outside Rome on the way to …Read the Rest

A Christmas Market in Rome? Check Out Piazza Navona.

A Christmas Market in Rome? Check Out Piazza Navona.

I really like visiting Rome. There is so much to see, yet it doesn’t really feel touristy to me. Maybe that’s because we always spend most of our time visiting …Read the Rest

New Year’s Eve in Rome, Italy

New Year’s Eve in Rome, Italy

Have you ever spent New Year’s Eve in Europe? Then you already know that we’re crazy about our fireworks. Think 4th of July in the US kind of big. It …Read the Rest

Great Way To Eat Out For Cheap in Paris

Great Way To Eat Out For Cheap in Paris

When I mentioned in a post about our quick stop in Paris in December that our Parisian friend Nadege had made reservations for us to eat for 50% in the …Read the Rest

Christmas in Germany

Christmas in Germany

So, after partying until 4am at the “Warten auf’s Christkind” on December 23rd we went home and caught up on some sleep. We spent the next day taking care of …Read the Rest

December in Germany: Back Home Again

December in Germany: Back Home Again

Getting to Germany I know, I know, it’s February and I’m writing about my trip in December 🙂 I’ve been just too freaking busy – that’s my excuse and I’m …Read the Rest

Quick Stop in Paris

Quick Stop in Paris

After a week in beautiful Bretagne right before Christmas, we started our way toward Germany. We got up at 5am, took our rental, and made the 6 hour drive to …Read the Rest

Lunch At An Old Submarine Base in Lorient, Brittany

Lunch At An Old Submarine Base in Lorient, Brittany

After visiting Pont L’Abbe, Quimper, and the beach in Lesconil, we went to an old German submarine base in Lorient, the Keroman Submarine Base. It was used during WW II …Read the Rest

Do You Love The Beach? Check Out Lesconil in Brittany!

Do You Love The Beach? Check Out Lesconil in Brittany!

I am a beach lover. Walking in the sand, hearing the waves, smelling the sea…. it just makes me happy. I don’t know why. It just does. Every time. In …Read the Rest

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