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Weekend Getaway: Explore the Urban City Life of Cologne

By on July 13th, 2017

If you haven’t been to Cologne yet, it’s about time you make the trip over. Founded in the 1st Century, Cologne is home to some of the country’s most historical museums, shops and homes.

Cologne is the largest city in NRW and is well known…

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Weekend Getaway: The Perfect Nature Escape to Monschau, Germany

By on June 29th, 2017

If you’re up for beautiful hikes, exploring castles and walking along cobblestone streets as if you landed yourself into some German fairytale… Monschau will be your perfect weekend escape.

Monschau, Germany is located in North Rhine-Westphalia in the hills of Northern Eifel. The little town…


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Weekend Getaway: Take a Step Back in Time in Bonn, Germany

By on May 18th, 2017

Bonn’s reputation preceded it, but we were not disappointed with the former capital of Western Germany that combines many different elements into one city.

There is plenty of history in the city, and at times I definitely felt like I was in a typical European…

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Weekend Getaway: The Charming City of Aachen

By on April 12th, 2017

Aachen is the perfect weekend trip – not too far away from Düsseldorf and filled with history, culture and spa potential – we were sold. Close to the border of Holland and Belgium and approximately 1 hour by car from Düsseldorf (90 km), it is also accessible by train…


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Weekend Getaway: Celebrate Spring in Katwijk, Netherlands

By on February 20th, 2017

Looking for a weekend getaway where you can embrace the season of tulips, fresh air, and bike rides? A couple nights in Katwijk, Netherlands is the perfect Spring getaway.The weather is starting to warm up and the flowers are almost ready to bloom! Although there are plenty of things…

Jenna Davis
Düsseldorf, Germany

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