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Calissons, Calanques and Savon de Marseille: chasing the summer mood in Marseille

Have you ever heard about Marseille? You definitely did or at least watched the movie Taxi. Marseille is a French city with a very bad reputation, that actually is on its way to change especially since it was nominated "Capital of Culture 2013". Marseille attracts more and more tourists and I was really surprised how… Continue reading Calissons, Calanques and Savon de Marseille: chasing the summer mood in Marseille

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Dutch weekend destination: Amersfoort, Gorinchem or s’Hertogenbosch

  You've already been to Amsterdam and are wondering what else you can do in the Netherlands apart from Zaanse Schans and Volendam? I suggest to get out of the crowd and check the connections to Amersfoort, Gorinchem or s'Hertogenbosch. You would ask why? Here is the answer. Amersfoort is easily reachable by train from… Continue reading Dutch weekend destination: Amersfoort, Gorinchem or s’Hertogenbosch

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The apricot paradise – unexplored Silistra region (Northeastern Bulgaria)

Despite the low-cost airlines' invasion, Bulgaria remains quite unexplored, especially the Northeastern region. I currently live in the Netherlands, but originally come from Silistra - a small city on the Danube river and a part of the border with Romania. The region has a lot to offer in terms of history, culture, food and tips… Continue reading The apricot paradise – unexplored Silistra region (Northeastern Bulgaria)