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Top 10 places to visit in Germany

Top 10 places to visit in Germany

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Whatever you’re into – vibrant cities, stunning natural scenery, castles, culture or beer – Germany has something for everyone. Here’s a taste of the best sites in Germany.

Day tripping: Luxembourg, Belgium, Germany, France

Day tripping: Luxembourg, Belgium, Germany, France

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Blogger Libby of Lovely in Lux gets Fernweh, the itch to get out of town! Here are her suggestions for day trip destinations.

Groups and clubs in Germany

Groups and clubs in Germany

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Clubs are the fast way to meet people with common interests — and they make even more sense for expats who are far from home. Expatica's guide to Germany's clubs and associations helps you to start making connections.

10 tips on how to eat healthy in flights

10 tips on how to eat healthy in flights

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Helpful advice for frequent expat travelers who want to keep their healthy eating habits while travelling on an airplane and stay away from some less than appetizing plane food.

Expat on a budget? Travel across Europe with ‘huge discounts’ on tour packages

Expat on a budget? Travel across Europe with ‘huge discounts’ on tour packa...

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Expat Explore Travel will be giving expat travellers an exclusive opportunity to book tours around Europe at unbeatable rates of up to 50 percent off for three days starting 27 July. [Contributed by Expat Explore Travel]

Karilogue: Dirty and rejuvenated in Bad Orb

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Kari Martindale takes the plunge and explores Bad Orb – the longest barefoot trail in Germany – and finds the rejuvenation in getting dirty.

Road rules: How not to drive the Autobahn like a tourist

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Hyde Flippo outlines the German Way's seven golden rules for driving on the Autobahn like an expert, not a tourist. Hint: there are speed limits involved.

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

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Travel through the French countryside on a bicycle with an experienced expat Frenchman who has fallen in love with his country again. [Contributed by French Kiwi Cycle Tours]

A guide to celebrating carnival in Germany

A guide to celebrating carnival in Germany

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German carnivals are a mix of merriments and tongue-in-cheek sociopolitical commentary. Discover the best places to celebrate carnival in Germany.

Top 10 festivals in Germany

Top 10 festivals in Germany

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From Munich to Berlin, there are more than 10,000 festivals across Germany celebrating music, film, beer and much more.

Amsterdam Mamas: Best Christmas markets

Amsterdam Mamas: Best Christmas markets

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Here is Amsterdam Mamas' list of their favourite Christmas markets in the Netherlands and Germany.

All about currywurst: Germany's curried sausage

All about currywurst: Germany's curried sausage

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Germany celebrates the best of the wurst in the currywurst museum.

Packing my suitcase: Preparing a German Christmas

Packing my suitcase: Preparing a German Christmas

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Warm the mulled wine! Give your holiday season a touch of German Christmas tradition this year. Here's how to capture a German Christmas charm.

Best Christmas markets in Germany

Best Christmas markets in Germany

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Germany's Christmas season kicks off with Christmas markets. American expat Jessica Geraci writes about Christmas markets in Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt Munich and Nuremburg.

Top 10 things to do in Berlin

Top 10 things to do in Berlin

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Discover Berlin's many faces with this list of the best and quirkiest things to do in Berlin, from graffiti and underground clubs to orchestras and opulent palaces.

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