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Visit Oslo – The Tiger City

Oslo and tigers do not have many things in common but there is one thing that links them together – Norwegian writer Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. With his interpretation of the city as a cold and dangerous place, he adorned it with the name of a so-called dangerous predator. Thus, the status “Tiger City” or “The City… Read more »

Visit Rome – The Eternal City

We have all heard the axiom “All roads lead to Rome” but can we truly grasp its clandestine meaning? Can we truly put into words what this city has managed to achieve? Let us find out together! With a metropolitan population of 4.3 million, Rome is both the largest city and the capital of Italy… Read more »

Visit Shanghai – The Pearl of the Orient

With a metropolitan population of 34 million people, Shanghai is the largest city in China and one of the most populous one in the world. An important hub in terms of commerce, culture and economy, Shanghai has become a popular tourist attraction over the years. Located in the humid subtropical climate zone, temperatures around Shanghai… Read more »

Visit Reykjavík – The Capital of Geysers

With a metropolitan population of over 200.000 people, Reykjavík is both the capital and the largest city of Iceland. What’s interesting is that it is the northernmost capital in the world, making it a frequently-chosen destination by tourists from all around the globe. According to Iceland’s first recognised settler, Ingólfur Arnarson, Reykjavík was founded in… Read more »