Memories from Colombia – How Cartagena and other attractions have enchanted me

Memories from Colombia  - Cartagena and other enchanting attractionsSome destinations are interesting, some destinations beautiful, some destinations are hip – but only very few destinations enchant you for the rest of your life, and Colombia for me is one of them. Read my story about my trip to capital Bogotá and UNESCO world heritage coast town Cartagena and start planning your trip to the travel-friendly Colombia!
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Chinese travel hotspot Huangshan – Why a trip to the Yellow Mountains in China offers more than just Avatar landscape

Chinese travel hotspot Huangshan – Why a trip to the Yellow Mountains in China offers more than just Avatar landscapeNot that I’ve ever watched the Avatar movie but that’s what I’ve heard Huangshan being referred to and apparently the landscape from the movie Avatar was inspired by that Chinese landscape located in Anhui province. The Yellow Mountains Huang(=yellow)shan(mountains) didn’t seem that yellow to me either. But even if you are not an Avatar fan and yellow is not your favorite color I want to tell you why a trip to the Yellow Mountains should be on your itinerary when visiting China!

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Nature included in your Berlin trip – After 25 years of reunification the Spreeforest is waiting to be explored

SpreeforestMaybe you’ve followed Germany’s 25th anniversary of reunification celebration on TV. Balloons symbolizing the former wall were released into the air. Behind the former Berlin wall the Spreeforest with idyllic riverscapes is hiding just outside Berlin. Read this post to learn why you should add this daydream destination to your stay in Berlin and why this leisure trip would have been unthinkable 25 years ago!
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My travel highlights from Tanzania – A backpacking trip through breathtaking nature

My impressions about Tanzania - A challenging adventure trip through breathtaking natureWhen I spontaneously decided to join some friends to Tanzania I had absolutely no idea about the country. I thought that a country that is famous for such stunning landscapes and has the Kilimanjaro would be quite touristy and easy to get around. Read here why it became a tough trip but the variety of breathtaking landscapes made it absolutely worthwhile and unforgettable! I hope you’ll get some impressions for planning your own Tanzania adventure!

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Hongkong for pirates – Why you should make your Hongkong visit more than just a city trip

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Hongkong beachWhen I was living in Shanghai and decided to visit an old friend in Hongkong, I packed my roll-on with a big city girl’s survival essentials: Handbags, cosmetics, high heels. Bad equipment, as it turned out because Hongkong is so much more than just a modern mega city with skyscrapers that invites for shopping trips, dinners and Starbucks breaks. Read more to hear why this city exceeded all my expectations and why a tent and some trekking shoes would have been the better equipment!
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