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Column: German Guests

In the meantime I am welcoming guests from many countries in my accommodation. People from countries within, as well as outside of Europe. And I must say that – despite the attempts of the EU to turn the various member states into one melting-pot, I am happy with the large differences in culture, language and traditions of the various countries. Continue reading

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How about staying in a bed & breakfast abroad?

Where will you go this summer vacation? Well, how about staying in a bed & breakfast abroad? Much more special than a hotel, we think. On Bedandbreakfast.eu you find over 50,000 fantastic B&B’s in 46 European countries. Continue reading

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Guest column: The language of cooking

She spent hours learning the English translation of the words she has been living with all of her life: aglio – garlic, cipolle – onions, melanzana – eggplant, cucinare – to cook. Repeat: aglio – garlic, cipolle – onions, melanzana – eggplant, cucinare – to cook. Why is this language so difficult! Cooking delicious dishes is a lot easier. Continue reading

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