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{travel} Things I Did In October: Jidai Matsuri

As promised, today I want to talk a little about the Jidai Matsuri, a traditional Japanese festival that takes place annually on October 22nd. Jidai is the Japanese word for ages, and matsuri means festival. Jidai matsuri can therefore be translated as Festival of the Ages. Alongside the Aoi Matsuri in May and the Gion Matsuri in July, it is […]

{food} Düsseldorf Gourmet Festival 2016 – Food, food, and more FOOD

From Friday until today (Sunday), the annual Gourmet Festival took place again in Düsseldorf – a food festival where you can find all sorts of both savory and sweet foods from many different parts of the world, lots of interesting, creative alcoholic beverages and cocktails, and many other things! I went on two days this […]