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Life In Denmark By Numbers

Here at Wimdu we love learning about living habits around the world, and finding out what is normal in one country but really strange or unusual in another. We recently looked at 150,000 Wimdu apartments around the world to see what patterns might emerge. This is what we discovered about Denmark! Denmark Is An Animal Paradise Britain…

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The Most Fashionable Cities in the World…and How to Fit In

Like food, landmarks and language, fashion is a way of distinguishing one city from another. Fashion has now become not only an important part of human identity, but a major influence in business financial, entertainment, cultural and leisure activities, so much so that certain cities across the world have been labeled ‘fashion capitals’. We take…

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Peaks and Valleys – Where to Stay in San Francisco

The Mission District Before the dot -com boom hit San Francisco in the early Noughties, the Mission District was primarily home to working-class Latin-American families. The area has since significantly gentrified, although still nods to its heritage, especially around the south end and 24th street. Those interested in the history, art and architecture of San…

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A Marriage Proposal Dipped in Chocolate

Most stories involving chocolate are already sweet enough; but when Bavarian couple Daniela and Johannes won our competition for a weekend trip to Berlin, the story unexpectedly took a beautifully romantic turn. The competition was the result of a collaboration between Wimdu and the Winterfeldt Chocolate Shop, down in lovely Schöneberg; one of the most…

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Where To Stay in Historic Edinburgh

Edinburgh is not just one of the UK’s most popular tourist destinations, it’s also a contender for Europe’s prettiest city.  Most of the city’s buildings are built with the unique local dark sandstone, and like the city of Bath, Edinburgh has a distinctive look.  Stunning Medieval architecture characterises the Old Town, whilst elegant Victorian designs can…