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This Blog is about living abroad and feeling local and at home. I just moved to Malta and my home before coming here was Havana, Cuba´s beautiful capital. Over years that city became my home, slightly, without me even realizing it really until I moved there and it just felt natural. I was showing the… Continue reading Something about Havana
Nürnberg ist eine der schönsten Städte Deutschlands, das sage ich nicht nur so, das ist so. Ich komme aus Nürnberg, aber nicht nur deswegen mag ich die Stadt so gerne. Sie hat durch ihren historischen Kern, ihre Wiesen, ihre Bars und Kneipen und ihr Umland viel zu bieten. In meiner fränkischen Heimat gibt es zudem… Continue reading Nürnberg, locally abroad.
It's late August people, and in many parts of the world, it is time to prepare mentally for autumn. In Malta, we are blessed with sunny days all over Summer and Autumn. But your holiday might come to an end, and you are looking for some ideas to have something awesome to do with the… Continue reading Some Ideas for the Rest of the Summer
There is one thing about Malta and the Maltese, that is just fascinating to me and that is the fact that people in Malta seem to be early birds. I will give you a better picture to understand what I mean: It is 6.00 am and I start fighting with my alarm clock and prepare myself… Continue reading Early to Rise – The mysterious Maltese Ability to get up Early
Here are some rather serious thoughts I have once in a while when I read travel blogs and browse in travel and nomad groups on Facebook and Couchsurfing. Traveling and the life on the road is a huge privilege, that some do not even know about because they are not aware of it. Being a… Continue reading Why traveling and moving around is a Privilege!
Most people like to take something back home from their trip or if they live in Malta get some nice gifts for friends and family. Unfortunately, most souvenirs are kitsch bad quality and just really expensive for what one will receive in the end. In that case, even if someone receives them as a gift… Continue reading Unique Souvenirs of Malta
The Weekends are always the most special time of the week and of course, everyone wants to do something special or just unwind. Malta offers a lot of activities for active and lazy weekend planning. One of my favorites for a Sunday in sunny Malta is a trip to the cozy fishing village Marsaxlokk combined… Continue reading Sundays in Marsaxlokk
It is something odd with Malta and Valetta. Valetta is an amazing town with a lot of nice things to do and see but it does not have this "capital feeling". Well, with around 7.000 people living there it is the smallest capital of Europe and really deserves that title! I have never experienced a… Continue reading Valletta, Europe’s Smallest Capital
Hallo und Herzlich Willkommen bei Locally Abroad, einem Blog mit Geschichten und Tipps für ein Leben im Ausland mit einer engen Verbindung zu der lokalen Kultur. Der Blog entstand als ich mal wieder meine Koffer packte und auf in neue Gefilde zog. Nach Havanna hat es uns jetzt nach Malta verschlagen. Ich liebe das Reisen… Continue reading Warum Locally Abroad?