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How to spend a weekend in Munich – in the sun or rain

How to spend a weekend in Munich – in the sun or rain

The capital of Germany’s Bavaria region, Munich’s best known for it’s beer-fuelled Oktoberfest, but there’s more than just lederhosen and steins on offer in this city. I was invited to discover its highlights and hidden treasures with flybmi, who…

Berlin's Holocaust Memorial
In pictures

Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial // In pictures

Between the Brandenburg Gate and Tiergarten in Berlin lies a solemn field of 2771 grey stone slabs. The Holocaust Memorial – or, to give it its full name, the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe – commemorates the Jewish lives lost…

Brandenburg Gate, Berlin

Visiting Berlin on a budget

When it comes to city breaks, Berlin’s got something for everyone. It’s got fascinating history, both the recent stories of the Berlin Wall but also its wartime history and museums with artifacts dating back thousands of years. Then there’s…

The Berlin Wall
Travel tales

Following the stories of the Berlin Wall

It’s hard to talk about Berlin without mentioning the wall. It’s shocking to think that just a quarter of a century ago one of Europe’s major cities was split in two and Berliners were separated from friends and neighbours…