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Asia Destinations

The best 20-hour layover in Dubai

April 30, 2017
Dubai one day layover guide

I love flying with Emirates. It’s my #1 airline for my travels to Asia and while I had a fair amount of layovers at DXB, I never had enough time to actually go into the city. This finally changed on my last trip from Bangkok, where I purposely booked a ticket with a 20-hour layover in Dubai. That also was the chance to finally meet two amazing ladies I know from the blogosphere: Sanne from and Hanna from who took…

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Africa Destinations

Highlights of Northern Tunisia

February 5, 2017
what to see near Tunis

Tunisia is a country full of colours and contrasts: The white facades, the blue sky, the sea, the colourfool doors, green farmlands and the red of the tomatoes and Harissa (chili paste) found in Tunisian food create a wide-ranged palette. It got even more colourful when we left Tunis to explore some smaller towns, the countryside and the Mediterranean Sea. …

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Africa Destinations

Lost in the medina of Tunis

January 22, 2017
Travel guide Tunis

Tunisia – known for its beautiful beaches, desert back-country and ancient ruins has always been a popular tourist destination for Europeans. Way too many years ago I visited Tunisia during a class trip after my high school grad – you may guess it – as a bunch of teenagers our first priority was party, party, party and we hardly saw anything outside our resort fences… Too bad.…

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