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Visit Amazing Animals at Cologne Zoo

This was my second visit to the Cologne Zoo, however where as I drove there last time and parked in the very impressive bamboo car park, this time we used the metro rail – which is a pretty easy and effective way to get around the city.  The stop for the zoo is just a […]

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Cologne Christmas Markets – Guide with Map

If you want magic at Christmas, few nations do this better than the Germans, and when it comes to the beautiful and lively Christmas markets cologne has some real crackers to offer.  These markets host millions of visitors (both local and even international) every year…. There are even plenty of coach tours from the UK […]

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Berlin Street Art with Alternative Berlin

When we first read about the Alternative Berlin twilight tour we were very interested but because of the amount of mystery we were both reluctant and further intrigued but in the end we were both so glad that we decided to take a plunge in to the dark! The meeting place at the Alexander platz was really […]

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10 Weird Foods From Around The World

I’m quite a big fan of weird foods, especially meat, although I would prefer to refer to them as exotic, as I don’t look at many of them as being weird, whilst other foods which I find to be weird are widely enjoyed…  For example I draw the line at snails! Some people however have […]

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Culture, Conduct and Customs in Germany

Germany and its people are often very much misunderstood by people other other cultures due to a troubled past.  It is certainly clear that Germany was involved in atrocious activities in the second world war, however that entire generation is getting smaller and smaller, with the vast majority of even those having had no real […]

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