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Day trip: Bike ride from Berlin Wannsee to Potsdam

This is perhaps my favorite day trip from Berlin. It is a 10-12Km bike ride (depending on how you explore some of the areas) and it ends at Sanssouci Park in Potsdam. A perfect slow bike ride for a sunny day through lakes, art spaces, rivers, bridges, beer gardens, parks and picturesque neighborhoods, both in Berlin and Potsdam. Later on, I will

Weekend Trip to Paris

Paris is an excellent weekend trip from Berlin. Only one and a half hour flight and you are in the land of baguettes and berets. Is this your first trip to Paris? if so, you will probably want to visit as many of the famous sights as you can in one weekend. Tour Eiffel, Champs-Élysées, a riverboat cruise on the Seine, Arc de Triomphe, the Louvre

Best beaches and lidos around Monopoli – Puglia

We were frankly happy to escape this past spring in Berlin. It felt more like winter and we truly were craving real sunrays. Puglia in Italy was a strong contender to deliver what we needed: beautiful sunny beaches, an escape from the city life (Puglia is dotted with quaint little villages), great olive oil, tomatoes and cheese. An overall