Berlin

11 REASONS TO LOVE THE GREAT CITY OF BERLIN

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Often people ask me why we love Berlin so much. In a chit chat conversation I usually don’t have the opportunity to explain why we love it here so much and then I feel the need to share some of my reasons… There are so many reasons to love Berlin! Keep reading…

THE PERFECT SUNDAY STROLL IN BERLIN

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Sunday is one of my favorite days to spend in Berlin, especially in Summer. The city gains a life of itself and there’s so much to do and see, to discover and explore. Berlin is immense and it looks like there’s always something new to try out. So what better way of getting to know this city than through a native’s point of view? Today I’m having a Berliner over packmahome to guide us through a perfect Sunday!  Keep reading…

10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT BERLIN I DIDN’T KNOW

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I can’t say I know Berlin like the back of my hand, but I’m no stranger to this city either. I already have some favorite spots and things I like to do here, but I also feel I still have so much to discover and do. I know some interesting facts about this wonderful city, those I read on my travel guide when we came here the first time, back in 2010, those I picked up on our first guided tour around the city, and those I’m learning by living here. Keep reading…

LIFE LATELY: LET’S JUST TALK

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Here we go! One of those posts where I want to share my life with you and I can’t determine how I should begin or what I should write…

Let’s do the limbo dance!

To tell you the truth I don’t even know if there’s much to share. I’m in a limbo phase, one of those moments in life where you know that a lot is about to happen but still hasn’t, and you feel you’re doing nothing and just waiting for things to happen. You feel me? Keep reading…

INSTAGRAM: MY FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM

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I’m a very visual person, so it’s only natural that Instagram is my favorite social media platform, network, whatever… social thing… I’m not very into these new terms, but I do know that I like to see pictures from others and I like to share my own.

One of the first things I do in the morning is to check Instagram. It is also the last thing I do before I close my eyes and go to sleep. You can tell I like Instagram 😉 Keep reading…

IKEA SHOPPING HAUL: OUR FIRST TRIP TO IKEA IN BERLIN

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A few weeks ago we did our first trip to IKEA here in Berlin! Yay! I love going to IKEA! What else is new? Who doesn’t like to go to IKEA?!? 😉 Too much IKEA? Just one more, IKEA! Keep reading…

LIFE STATUS UPDATE: THE PAST TWO YEARS IN REVIEW AND WHAT’S HAPPENING RIGHT NOW

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Oh man… I’m struggling here! I don’t even know where to begin. I want to tell you about my life in the past two years, what is really happening right now, I want to share our plans for the coming months, our next moves… I want to make a life update but I truly don’t know how I should write this. I can’t even figure out a title for this post! Keep reading…

MINI TRAVEL GUIDE: WHAT TO EAT, SEE AND DO IN BERLIN

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I thought it would be nice to start this series with Berlin, my favorite city in the world (so far) and give you a personal insight about what to eat, see and do in this awesome city. I lived there for five intense and wonderful months. I learned a bit of German, made friends for life, had some cultural clashes and, more important than anything else, I got pregnant of my first child! Keep reading…

THIS ONE TIME… WHEN WE LEFT OUR KEYS INSIDE THE HOUSE

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Living in so many different environments gives us the possibility of having a lot of experiences and consequently many stories to tell. Some are good and funny, others not so enjoyable, but all are worth telling.

This one time when we left our only set of keys inside the house is one of those bad, terrible, sad experiences… Well, it was not the end of the world and nobody got hurt and in the end everything was okay, so now, two years later, it’s only a memory and a good story to tell to our friends. Keep reading…