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Stage at Berlin Fringe
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Berlin Fringe: Edinburgh Fringe’s Little Sister Festival

You’ve probably heard of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the month-long arts festival that takes place in the Scottish capital every year, but chance are you haven’t heard of the Berlin Fringe Festival. The Berlin Fringe is a very small comedy festival that sees around 20 performers perform at the Comedy […]

Arc de Triomphe in Bucharest
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Finding Long Term Accommodation in Bucharest

The Romanian capital of Bucharest has beautiful and varied architecture, a rich and colourful history, and warm summers. It also has a relatively low cost of living, which makes it a popular destination for digital nomads, remote workers, and expats. This article explains how to find long term rentals in […]

Sofia Central Mineral Baths
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Finding Long Term Accommodation in Sofia

Bulgaria’s capital city, Sofia, has a low cost of living that’s a tempting proposition for digital nomads, expats, and remote workers, making it the perfect place to come for a few months or even a few years. The city is small but intimate, and it’s a good base for exploring […]

View over Edinburgh's rooftops
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Finding Long Term Accommodation in Edinburgh, Scotland

Finding a place to live is never easy but, thankfully, finding long term accommodation in Edinburgh is a relatively straight-forward process. Having spent several years living in Edinburgh, I’m more than familiar with the joys of renting here so, hopefully, this guide will make it that little bit easier to […]

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15 Online Shops that Deliver to Ireland

If you regularly shop online in Ireland, there’s a good chance that you do a good proportion of your online shopping with businesses overseas. Amazon, ASOS, Littlewoods – so many of the places that we shop at are based in the UK, or maybe as far away in the US. […]

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Does Amazon Deliver to Ireland?

Amazon is one the top 10 most visited websites in Ireland – and that list includes the likes of Facebook and Youtube as well. In terms of selection and price, it’s fair to say that no other retailer in Ireland comes even remotely close to offering what Amazon offers. This […]

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Get Amazon.de (Amazon Germany) in English!

Amazon Germany is one of Amazon’s largest stores, and one of the best Amazon stores to use in Europe. Unfortunately for a lot of international shoppers, it’s all in German. Don’t worry: there’s a fix. Simply click here and voilá Amazon Germany is now in English. You can also switch to other […]

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7 Department Stores With International Shipping

It wasn’t that long ago that you had to live in the US to shop at Macy’s or in London to shop at Harrods but, these days, thanks to online shopping, many department stores deliver to customers worldwide. The following are just a few of the world’s most popular department […]

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13 Stores With Free International Shipping

Who doesn’t love free shipping? Or, to put it more accurately: who hates when you have to pay for shipping? Everyone, that’s who. Online companies that have free delivery programs, especially free international delivery programs, are loved, well, the world over. It’s nice to be able to place an order […]

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13 Clothes Stores That Offer International Shipping

We all love to shop online, especially when it comes to clothes. These days, many of the best clothes store are based online – whether that’s low-cost retailers like ASOS and Zalando or luxury retailers like Net-A-Porter and Farfetch – and we want to be able to shop at them, […]