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  • Why vegan is the new currywurst in Berlin

    vegan-burgers

    Over the past few years, Berlin has fallen out of love with the currywurst and has become Europe’s vegan capital. The vegan lifestyle is extremely popular in Berlin with over 43 vegan restaurants in the German capital. Famed for its counter-culture shops and alternative bars, Berlin has become the ‘vegan paradise’ of Germany’s one million strong […]

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  • Highlights of Berlin: Bohemian neighbourhoods you must explore

    Image © Matt Biddulph

    From underground nightclubs to organic vegan cafés, Berlin’s bohemian neighbourhoods are packed full of vibrant attractions. Step away from the tourist trail in Germany’s capital and you’ll be transported back to the 1970s. Graffiti will be everywhere and the city’s pubs, vintage shops, and illegal raves will keep you partying until dawn. Staying cool we’re going […]

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  • Crazy Days at the Cologne Carnival

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    Backpackers visiting Cologne, Germany, this February will experience a Germany you never thought existed. The Cologne Carnival is a flamboyant festival packed full of songs, dancing and jugs of beer. Any hint of Germany formality is forgotten during Carnival season. Even better for travellers there are some excellent accommodation deals this February. Book with us and […]

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  • Things to do in Munich for backpackers

    Munich Beer Garden

    With its world-class museums, gorgeous parks and enormous beer halls, Munich is one of Germany’s most celebrated cities. Most backpackers come to Munich for Oktoberfest, but the city has an abundance of attractions that can be enjoyed all-year round. Backpackers can explore the Englischer Garten and drink Bavaria’s finest in the legendary Hofbrauhaus beer hall. […]