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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…

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Weekend Getaway: Winter Wonderland Adventures in Sauerland

By on January 10th, 2017

Let’s not kid ourselves, Düsseldorf is certainly a more magical place in the summer. When it comes to winter, we get a serious lack of snow. Thank goodness Sauerland is only a 2-hour drive away. 

Sauerland is the most south-eastern stretch of North Rhine-Westphalia and due to its hilly countryside,…

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Weekend Getaway: Roaming the Middle Rhine Valley Castles

By on December 30th, 2016

If you’re looking for castles in Germany, the Middle Rhine Valley is the place to be. You’ll find more than a dozen stunning castles in less than an hours drive.

The Middle Rhine Valley is what is considered to be the Rhine waters between Bonn, Germany and Bingen, Germany. This…

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Weekend Getaway: Unwind in the Nature of Vorarlberg

By on October 13th, 2016

In an effort to help travelers living in Dusseldorf explore a little more outside the city, I’ve taken the initiative to put together a long weekend guide to exploring a magical and romantic region is Austria.

… Okay, just kidding. I did it for myself,…

Jenna Davis
Düsseldorf, Germany

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