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Impressions of Christmas Markets in Vienna

Vienna… the first time I was there was last winter. We were visiting friends just for the last day of the year. We saw many places, had a kind of round-trip through the city with our personal ‘guide’, a very … Continue reading

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Relaxing in the Boboli Gardens in Florence

On our tour through Florence we saw many museums and before we had our tickets for the Uffizi we definitely needed some rest in a ‘non-too-city-like-environment’. I thought the gardens of the Pitti palace would be perfect. They are still … Continue reading

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Past and Future seen by Pang Maokun

When I was in Florence this summer, I visited also the Palazzo Medici Riccardi. As it turned out there was an interesting exhibition of a famous Chinese artist: Pang Maokun. The Palazzo Medici Riccardi is originally from the Medici family … Continue reading

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Walking in the Sunshine of Senigallia’s Christmas Market

Senigallia is located just a few kilometers north from Ancona, in the heart of the Marche region in east Italy. When we were visiting friends nearby, we were ‘hunting’ Christmas markets. Senigallia is a nice little sea resort with a … Continue reading

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A Bridge of Jewels – Ponte Vecchio in Florence

The Ponte Vecchio is one of the symbols of Florence. It is a stone bridge full of shops that crosses the river Arno. It’s one of more than half a dozen bridges that connect Florence from one to the other … Continue reading

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