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Berlin Friedrichshain

Berlin Friedrichshain: Discover its Art, Food and Music Scene

Everything You Need to Know about Berlin Friedrichshain Located in former East Berlin, Friedrichshain is like someone took all the gritty Berlin clichés, stuffed them into one package, and dropped them slightly southeast of the city’s central district.  Here, you get non-stop nightlife, GDR relics, independent venues, a diverse crowd,

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Berlin Mitte: Explore Central Berlin

Berlin Mitte: Art, Food and Music in Central Berlin

Everything You Need to Know about Berlin Mitte Mitte is one of Berlin’s most famous neighborhoods. Welcoming, multicultural, trendy and exciting, it’s a brilliant place to visit—and an even better place to live.  The name ‘Mitte’ translates to ‘center,’ so (as you’ve probably guessed), the neighborhood is plonked right in

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Marais neighborhood in Paris

Marais: Explore an Authentic Parisian Neighborhood

Everything You Need to Know about Marais You’ll find the Parisian neighborhood of Le Marais in the 4th arrondissement of central Paris on the right bank of the River Seine. Throughout most of its history, Marais was the reserve of the aristocracy and playground of the elite. Now, it’s peppered

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Best neighborhoods in Madrid to live and visit

10 Best Neighborhoods to Live and Visit in Madrid

Where to Live in Madrid—the Best Neighborhoods in Madrid Trying to work out where to live in Madrid or where to stay in Madrid? We’ve got your back! When you think of Madrid, you probably think of late nights, cheap eats and lazy days. One of the most alluring and

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Things to do in Kreuzberg

Kreuzberg: Artsy, Trendy and Quirky

Kreuzberg: Everything You Need to Know Probably the coolest neighborhood in all of Germany, Kreuzberg is iconic. Trendy, bohemian and quirky, the district is Berlin’s number one hipster zone, packed with top-knotted Instagram influencers, endless street art, and lots of avocado on toast. But beyond all those clichés, there’s so

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Montmartre: France’s Most Famous District

Everything You Need to Know about Montmartre Hip, happening and trendy, Montmartre is one of France’s most famous districts. Cobbled, crooked and labyrinthine, it’s like someone took all the romantic Parisian cliches and stuffed them into one hill-topped area. Attractive and atmospheric, Montmartre is a great place to vacation, live

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Things to do in Paris

Best Things to do in Paris for Tourists and Locals

Things to do in and near Paris One of the most visited, most famous and most blogged-about cities on the planet, Paris is incredible. But despite its almost-unparalleled popularity, we’re throwing our hat into the ring and joining the clamor, adding one more Paris blog post to a long list

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Housing for digitaal nomads

How to find accommodation as a digital nomad

Finding housing for digital nomads It’s safe to say that the last few years have seen some of the biggest changes in the way we live our day-to-day lives. From lockdowns at home and absences from the workplace to non-existent socializing and an end to leisure activities – life, as

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Living in Europe- Best places

21 Best Places to Live in Europe in 2021

Where to Live and Work in Europe The European continent is made up of an eclectic mosaic of countries, each one with its own culture, defining traits, and histories. This rich tapestry of nations is what makes Europe such an appealing place to live. So which of its hundreds of

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Living the UK

12 Best Cities to Live and Work in the UK

Where to Live and Work in the UK With just over 90,000 square miles, the relatively small island nation of the United Kingdom is home to a flurry of fantastic cities. From the Scottish capital of Edinburgh in the north to the coastal city of Southampton on the south coast

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Best Places in Spain For Digital Nomads

The Ultimate Locations in Spain For Digital Nomads and Remote Workers Considering working remotely from Spain for your next nomadic adventure?   The home of sangria, tapas and siesta-grabbing snooze-fiends, Spain is swiftly becoming one of western Europe’s most popular destinations for digital nomads. With excellent food, year-round sun and

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London neighborhoods for families

Family-Friendly Neighborhoods to Live in London

10 Best London Neighborhoods for Families As one of the largest cities in all of Europe, London is, without doubt, one of the most popular destinations for families to live on the entire continent. From its vast multiculturalism and multilingual communities to its endless job opportunities as a global economic

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Brussels neighborhoods

10 Best Neighborhoods to Live in Brussels

Where to live in Brussels – the Best Neighborhoods to Live in Brussels Thinking about moving to Brussels? Hunting for the best Brussels neighborhoods for expats?    Famous for frites, politics and the world’s best beer (sorry Germany), Brussels is the political epicenter of the EU, making it a massively

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Dublin neighborhoods

10 Best Neighborhoods to Live in Dublin

Where to Live in Dublin, Ireland Considering moving to Dublin? Looking for the best districts in Dublin for expats?    We’ve brought you a simple guide to the often complicated geography of the city, including the center, its outskirts and those indefinable little areas which straddle the two. If you’re

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Best places in Vienna

16 Best Neighbourhoods to Live in Vienna

Best neighborhoods in Vienna to live for families, expats, students, and more As Austria’s capital, Vienna has been at the cornerstone of central European culture for centuries. Viennese culture has spilled out internationally through its music, history, cuisines, and architecture. The cultural vibrancy of Austria, and particularly its capital Vienna,

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Paris neighborhoods 2

The Absolute Best Neighborhoods to live in Paris

The Ultimate Guide to Paris Neighborhoods and Arrondissements Home to 20 neighborhoods, or arrondissements à la française, choosing the best Parisian neighborhood for your wants and needs isn’t the easiest task. Unique to Paris, the arrondissements are organized in a spiral formation, with 1 to 11 making up the central

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