OSTEND: How about a weekend at the Belgian seaside?

Most people will agree: the Belgian coast is ugly as hell. The coastline is spoiled with tower blocks made of doubtful architecture. So is Ostend. It used to be one of the most beautiful European coast cities with the most wonderful Art Nouveau, but due to a building boom in the eighties not much of that is left. In the nineties, Ostend was a city to avoid. But now it’s coming back. New charming initiatives pop up everywhere. Even most Belgians haven’t discovered them yet. But when visiting Belgium, why not spend a weekend in Ostend?

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WELLINGTON: Where to eat and drink in the capital of New Zealand?

Wellington isn’t the biggest city in the world. It isn’t even the biggest city in New Zealand (that’s Auckland, if you want to know). But due to its geographic location, it happens to be the capital of New Zealand. But not to worry: Wellington has more restaurants and bars per citizen than New York. So you’ll be perfectly fine. Here are some tips to make your stay even better.

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