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The 7 Wonders of Nature – The Beauty of Our World

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Similar to the man-made “world wonders”, various natural phenomena such as the Grand Canyon in the United States or the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia are sometimes referred to as such, many of which are also unesco World Heritage Sites. The New7Wonders Project conducted a worldwide survey from 2007-2011, in which more than 600 million participants from all over the world voted for the most beautiful natural wonders. The following 7 wonders of nature, of which we …

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The New 7 Wonders of the World – Impressive Buildings of Humanity

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In the mid-2000s, the NewOpenWorld Foundation set itself the goal of defining the so-called “New 7 Wonders of the World”. The election took place in several phases and reached more than 100 million votes cast online, by sms and by telephone. In July 2007, the new 7 wonders of the world were announced in Lisbon as part of an elaborately staged television show. Of these 7 wonders of the world, we have already seen 6. All we are missing is …

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Starbucks – Our Cup Collection of the Global Icon Series

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For some time now, we have been collecting the Starbucks cups of cities (City Mugs) and islands we visit on our travels. The large cups (437 ml / 16 fl oz) are of course not available from every city where there is also a Starbucks store. But if they exist, then we find these cups a really nice keepsake – better than a postcard or any small statue. Here, however, we collect (almost) only the city cups of the 2008 …

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Fascinating wildlife – Our most beautiful animal pictures

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We are fascinated by the wildlife – whether underwater or in the countryside. If you research how many animal species there are in the world, you get incredible numbers. According to the latest estimates by American and British researchers, there are around 8 million different animal species on Earth! 8,000,000 – without words. However, 86 percent of all species living on land and 91 percent of all species living in the oceans are still undiscovered and uncovered. No matter where …

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Book cheap flights – Significant factors while planning your trip

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We’ve flown a lot over the last few years. Through our world tour and our normal holidays, more than 100 flights have certainly come together in the last 5 years. Of course, since the airfare often accounts for a large part of the cost of the holiday, we always research here very long and accurately in order to get the cheapest and best flight for us. Every time we notice how different and complicated the prices of flight bookings are.

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Travelling – What are the advantages of a German passport?

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During our world tour we have travelled through 28 different countries on 5 continents. Together with our other holiday trips and city trips, we have already countries. One of the questions that always preoccupyesus us in our holiday planning is: – what are the requirements for entry as a German citizen? – is the normal passport sufficient? – or do you need a special visa in advance and if so, how much does it cost? We have often wondered about …

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