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Polaroid of the week: Medieval Mdina, Malta

Posted on 20. Apr, 2014 by .

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This week’s Polaroid features Mdina, a historic walled hilltop town in Malta. A visit to the well-preserved city feels like a trip back to medieval times!

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Where to stay in Sucre: Hostal CasArte Takubamba

Posted on 13. Apr, 2014 by .

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We highly recommend Hostal CasArte Takubamba in Sucre, Bolivia! A beautiful hostel with an artsy vibe, we found clean and bright rooms here, a sunny courtyard and good breakfast!

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Polaroid of the week: Spring break in Malta

Posted on 11. Apr, 2014 by .

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Hello from sunny Malta, where I escaped to for a quick spring getaway.

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When your laptop gets altitude sickness…

Posted on 06. Apr, 2014 by .

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Yes, laptops (and iPods!) can get altitude sickness, too! We tell you from what altitude on you have to be careful, and how you can prevent your hard drive crashing when traveling in high altitudes.

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Heaven and hell in Sucre, Bolivia

Posted on 02. Apr, 2014 by .

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Sucre – probably one of Bolivia’s most charming towns, it is heavenly in many ways, but for us our stay turned out to be hell, as well. Find out why…

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On the hunt for quinoa in South America

Posted on 26. Mar, 2014 by .

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Ever since quinoa had become popular in the U.S., we were excited to visit the Andes region in South America, where it originates from. Much to our surprise, we didn’t come across much quinoa though!

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Five places you shouldn’t miss on a visit to Singapore

Posted on 23. Mar, 2014 by .

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These are the five places we think everybody should see on a visit to Singapore! Read on for our favorite neighborhoods, a beach escape and an odd experience as well!

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Roswell, New Mexico: The town with an identity crisis

Posted on 21. Mar, 2014 by .

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Roswell, New Mexico, is one of the strangest little towns we’ve ever visited! Only famous for the UFO crash in 1947, the town seems to be in an identity crisis now.

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New Mexico’s White Desert: The bright and beautiful White Sands

Posted on 17. Mar, 2014 by .

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We visited one of the most fascinating landscapes in the southwestern U.S. – the vast white sand desert of Sand Dunes in New Mexico – and got almost lost in the dunes!

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Bolivia’s Cerro Rico – Risking my life inside the ‘mountain that eats men’

Posted on 02. Mar, 2014 by .

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Mine tours in the silver mines in Cerro Rico in Potosi are controversial: are they a human zoo or educational tourism? Dani joined a mine tour to find out.

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