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Bremen for chocoholics

When it comes to sweet temptations made of cocoa, you can count me in. No matter whether it’s milk or dark chocolate, nougat or marzipan, I love them all. A photo from my childhood shows me – looking slightly mischievous – with a large bar of chocolate in my hands which I’ve just bitten into Mehr …

Brewing up a storm

Yesterday I had the chance to be a fly on the wall at the Union Brewery, where I Mehr …

Typical Bremen house – not so typical after all

There’s something a bit different about the residential streets of Bremen, compared with other German cities. The streets of the outer districts are lined with terraced houses, which, although commonplace in Great Britain or the Netherlands, are quite unusual in Germany. Mehr …