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Summit views from Mount Wellington

Mount Wellington looms big over Hobart. With 1271 meters above sea level, it is the distinctive, defining feature of the city. The foothills of Mount Wellington is what much of Hobart was built on. Today it is officially known as kunanyi / Mount Wellington. Tasmania has adopted, like New Zealand, a dual naming policy, hence recognizing Aboriginal names for Tasmanian…

A weekend in Prague

After years and years where it never worked out, and after studying not too far away in Nuremberg, Bavaria, I made it to Prague! Finally. The city is amazing. Never destroyed in World War II, the medieval centre is a true marvel. Luckily, unlike for example Brussels, the city never decided to modernize and tear down its houses to replace them…