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The Modern Traveler’s Guide to Selfie Sticks

Selfie Sticks are long smartphone-gripping poles used for taking the eponymous self-portrait of the smartphone generation. While a normal selfie barely fits a face (let alone the background) into the frame, a Selfie Stick distances the lens further and allows the taker to include more in the frame. The Selfie Stick trend burst onto the scene…

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Things to Do in Sydney – Part 1

Sydney is an extraordinarily beautiful city and regularly tops polls for being one of the world’s favourite destinations. Unusually for a big city, it is known for its for natural wonders as well as its cityscape, and locals enjoy an enviable lifestyle and excellent weather. If you are staying in Sydney, there is a lot…

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You know you are in Rome when….

It isn’t really hard to know you are in Rome when the streets are filled with such masterpieces as Vatican City, the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain. However, there are some other features of the magical city which make it stand out even further from the crowd. Look out for these to truly know you…

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How to Keep Children Entertained in Amsterdam

Although Amsterdam is more commonly known as a ‘party city’, a surprising amount of its attractions are actually child-friendly. If you are planning on travelling with either toddlers or teenagers but are hesitant to book an apartment in the city, take a look at our list of child-friendly attractions below and discover exactly what Amsterdam…

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How to Enjoy Your Berlin trip Gluten-Free Part II

Are you planning to travel to Berlin on a gluten-free diet and wondering where to eat? After covering the popular neighborhoods of Prenzlauer Berg, Friedrichshain and Neukölln in the last post, the second part of this guide will show you where to get some excellent gluten-free grub in Schöneberg, Charlottenburg and Mitte. Don’t miss out…