City Break

Saint Petersburg, Russia 2016

Why visit Saint Petersburg (Leningrad) ?
First of all: it is in Russia which already makes the trip interesting. The city gained also some interesting Nicknames such as “The City on 101 Islands”,“The Northern Capital of Russia”, “The Venice of the North” or “The Palmyra of the North”.
It is the most Northern city in the world with a population over 1 million. It has one of the biggest museums in the world: The Hermitage Museum. The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg is the second biggest UNSECO World Heritage Site (after Venice). With it’s amazing churches and cathedrals, museums, parks, imperial buildings, historical sights, houndreds of canals, vicinity of Lake Ladoga and Finland it is certainly one of the most interesting city to visit in Europe. READ MORE !

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Beijing & Great Wall, China 2014

Beijing 001In June 2014 I was sent by my employer to Beijing for 10 days. First time in my life I could enjoy a business class flight and for the first time flying Boeing 747. Enjoying the business class in the upper deck with lie-flat Business Class seats with massage option, Individual LCD video screen and excellent service was an interesting experience but it is not my style at all … I felt like the funny fat people from Wall-E movie… READ MORE !

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Rome City Break, Italy 2014

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I have finally managed to organize a city break with my mother and brother! We spent 3 days in Rome. I’m so glad we had this time together in one of the most interesting cities in the world 🙂 READ MORE !

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Marrakech, Morocco 2012

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The Moroccans love green tea with mint. They welcome all guests with a warm smile and Moroccan tea.

Mint tea isn’t just a drink in Morocco. It is a sign of hospitality, friendship, and tradition. Since this drink is so popular, it is served all day long, after every meal, and with every conversation. Moroccans take great pride in their tea and will often ask a visitor who among their group of friends makes the best cup of mint tea. And a minimum of two to three cups needs to be drunk so as not to offend the host.

Australian Women’s Weekly, (March 2008)


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Liege and Brussels, Belgium 2004

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Liege and Brussels, Belgium 2004 READ MORE !!!

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Cologne, Germany 2002

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Cologne, Germany 2002 READ MORE !!!

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Rotterdam, Netherlands 2002

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Rotterdam, Netherlands 2002 READ MORE !!!

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