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Long weekend in Paris

From Brussels it is not far to the French metropolis. There are about 300 kilometres between Paris and Brussels. So ...
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Leuven – a city to fall in love with

From Brussels city centre to Leuven it is only a few kilometres. The student city is therefore perfect for a ...
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Supermarkets in Brussels

When you move to a foreign country or even go on holiday there, visiting a supermarket can be particularly exciting ...
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Things to prepare for a hiking trip

Recently I about an accidental hiker in the news. Every few months I get this news:”German tourist on Tenerife killed ...
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About home, homesickness and wanderlust

Do you know that, too? Homesickness and/or wanderlust? Depending on the phase of life and current relationship status, the area ...
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Brussels: Waffles, Beer and Politics

I have been living in Brussels for about three months now and I would just like to give you a ...
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What bothers me in Brussels

After moving from Hamburg to Brussels, I was able to digest the first impressions of the new country and the ...
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Fuerteventura in December

It was November when I decided to search the sun. In Germany and Belgium it was very cold and rainy ...
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Comic Museum in Brussels

The cold and cloudy season is perfect for indoor action and extensive museum visits. For my time in Brussels, I ...
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Fun Fun Fun! Escape Games

60 minutes, one group, and one goal: escape! I love Escape Games! It all started in february 2016 in Hamburg, Germany. ...
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Hamburg: Amazing walk along the river

Hamburg is one of my favorite cities! Not just because I lived there for more than 10 years. There are ...
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European Travel Blog – Let’s get it started!

Welcome to Travel-Mel, my personal European Travel Blog. Hi there, my name is Melanie. I grew up in a nice ...