Visiting the country where I was born has always meant, at least partly, visiting ruins. This is true in a metaphorical as well as a concrete sense: in addition to the remains of buildings bombed out in the nineties, the ..
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Charities and non governmental organisations are commonly regarded as important change makers for underprivileged social groups: born from eighteenth century philanthropy, they initially aimed at providing relief to those at the ..
Here we are! Holidays have finally come close and we are getting ready to travel. Most of us will choose to discover new countries and cultures this summer, which will bring the inevitable challenge of being immersed in a ..
Gardaland in Italy, Disneyland in France, Tivoli Gardens in Denmark, Europa-Park in Germany, PortAventura World in Spain. What about the Netherlands? Well, of course the answer is Efteling, a great fantasy and fairytale-themed ..
When I first moved to London it felt like my life had suddenly shrank. All the things that had been important to me until then pulled back to the background as I navigated my way through the challenges of adjusting to a new life. ..
Hop off the bus, take pictures, hop back on the bus, sleep in a hotel – repeat. That’s how millions of Chinese tourists spend their holidays every year. We’re all aware of the (quite accurate, in fact) stereotype of ..