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How to Be a Responsible Traveler: 29 Simple Tips on Sustainable Tourism

posted by Mimi 21. May 2017 7 Comments

Have you ever thought about the enormous effect traveling has on our environment? Can you confidently say to yourself that you’re a responsible traveler? Let’s be honest: I think only a few travelers concern themselves with sustainability. Don’t consider it a reproach, I know how easy it is to become overwhelmed with the euphoria of traveling without thinking about the…

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28 exceptional facts that make Dahab a special travel destination

posted by Mimi 6. April 2017 8 Comments

Have you ever heard of the small hippie town of Dahab? Many travelers had never heard of this place until they came one day and left their hearts here. The former fishing village is situated on the southern Sinai Peninsula directly on the Red Sea and distinguishes itself from other Egyptian places. Renowned by Egyptians for its unique charm, it’s…

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Insel Burano - bunte Häuser
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Day Trip to the Italian Island Burano

posted by Mimi 20. July 2016 2 Comments

There are painting that one can look at for hours without getting bored. Then, one imagines to stand in the middle of the painting and to get lost in the art between reality and illusion. That’s how a visit to the fishing island Burano feels like. Rarely have I seen such a location with such a harmonious setting. It is…

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Helsinki Insider Tip: The Ghost Town Kruunuovori

posted by Mimi 13. May 2016 2 Comments

Fog. A slate blue sky with a strong wind, which makes the Scandinavian coldness appear even a bit frostier. It’s March. We leave the city center of Helsinki. The closer we get to the east of the city, the more the areas look abandoned, although the ghost town Kruunovori on the peninsula Laajaslo lies only 45 minutes from the city…

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5 Reasons Why a Minimalist Lifestyle Will Make You Happier

posted by Mimi 20. April 2016 13 Comments

Minimalism. What does it actually mean? With increasing frequency, one reads in headlines and on social media platforms that less is more and that a minimalist lifestyle brings more time, money and inner peace. On the internet, following definitions of „minimalism“ can be found: When the Boundaries Between „Necessity“ and „Desire“ Become Blurred Certainly you are familiar with this situation:…

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