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How to get around in Germany

So, imagine you come to Germany and wonder around in the streets on the sidewalk, admiring the trees to your left and the great old buildings to your right. Suddenly baaam, comes an angry voice shouting at you. You turn around and there is a person on his bike making strange movements with his hand and then continuing mumbling...

Why this blog?

Birdseye view, Hamburg, Lake Alster
Hi there, as everyone seems to be writing blogs these days, this is going to be my blog. Many people write about their travel adventures and what they experience abroad. This will be a little different. But first let me introduce myself. I grew up travelling for every occasion. Be it spring, summer or autumn, we were always on the go exploring...

Kassel – the middle of Germany

Before you get to Kassel, by train, be aware that all, I repeat, ALL long distance trains stop at the station "Kassel Wilhelmshöhe". If you book a ticket to Kassel Hauptbahnhof (main station) you’ll find yourself still on the train, waiting for the main station long after you've left the city. Kassel is located in the middle of Germany. From...

Hamburg in one day

What are the top sights to see in Hamburg? I’ve lived in Hamburg for about 18 years, so this is a very tough one. But if you want to see Hamburg in just one day, this is my recommendation. The Harbour First of all there is the harbour. You have to go on one of the harbour boat trips and explore...

Hi, pleased to meet you


My name is Juli. After I had the pleasure of traveling excessively the past years and after having made many local friends, who showed me around in their countries, now it's my time to show you around Germany.