Author: Marcela Faé

Polignano a Mare #WeareinPuglia

Polignano a Mare is a small comune on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. The town rests atop a 20 meter high cliff of limestone and lays above crystal clear waters that gives it the nickname Pearl of the Adriatic Sea. The small city is a meeting point of different cultures. Its historic center has traces of Byzantine, Spanish, Norman and Arba rule. But the origins of this beautiful city can be traced back to the 4th century BC when Greek settlers founded the city of Neapolis. This city flourished under roman rule and was so important that Emperor Trajan directed...

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Our Favourite Places in Dresden

Many of you already know that Fotostrasse went to Dresden, Germany a few days ago, right? If you didn’t know that, you should follow us on Twitter. This is the first of many posts we’ll do about this wonderful city here in Germany. A quick, easy and free list of our Favourite Places in Dresden. This can help you if you’re there like we were, for 1 or 2 days and you want to make the best of it. Below you can see our five favourite places in Dresden to take pictures and be surrounded by history. Dresden Frauenkirche The Dresden Frauenkirche is a...

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Alberobello – The Trulli Capital of the World

Alberobello is a small town in the province of Bari, in the italian region of Puglia. It has 11.000 inhabitants and it is famous for its unique trulli buildings. And they are part of the Unesco World Heritage sites since 1996. Comune di Alberobello – The Trulli Capital of the World Alberobello is known as the Capital of the Trulli. But you may be asking yourself, what is Trulli? Trulli (singular: Trullo) are a traditional and simple type of structure which you’ll see all around this part of Puglia, sometimes in its most basic form used as a kind...

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Free Wifi in Berlin – Neukölln

Most people don’t have a clue about what GEMA is and how shitty is to find a good and free internet connection in Germany’s Hauptstadt. Berlin is far behind New York, São Paulo and other major cities when it comes to free wifi for the public. But here you will find 5 great locations to find your free wifi in Neukölln. And they all open on Sundays, so you can come and enjoy a coffee even on Berlin’s most boring day of the week. But if what you’re looking is free wifi in places outside Neukölln, check out our list on foursquare...

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Where to eat in Bari – #WeAreInPuglia

Italy is a country with so much to offer. Culture, history, caves, ancient cities, beaches, volcanoes, mountains… But some of you will agree with me when I say: Italian cuisine is by far, my favorite side of Italy. And Puglia couldn’t be any different, huh? So on this first real post about #WeAreInPuglia, I’ll show you, Italy’s main star: the food! Here you will find out where to eat in Bari like a king. Where to eat in Bari While I was in Bari, I had the pleasure to try 3 restaurants: Giampaolo, Terranima and La Cecchina. Until now...

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What I saw in Puglia with #WeAreInPuglia – Overview

Many of you asked us by email and on Fotostrasse’s Instagram and Twitter, why were we in Apulia (in Italian: Puglia) and all sorts of questions like “How to get there?”, “Where is this place?”, “What is this #WeAreInPuglia hashtag that you are using so much and why there’s only cool pictures under this hashtag?” and “I need to eat this, what is the name of this food?”. If you already follow us on every channel available, you may have notice that we are posting a lot about using the hashtag #WeAreInPuglia, right? The reason for that – and...

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Sweden on a budget

I often hear people complaining about how expensive Sweden is or that, the reason they don’t travel to Scandinavia is the prices. I’ve decided to make to this “Sweden on a budget” city guide here. Hope you all enjoy it and remember that the tips here, can and must be used in any other expensive country you might like to go. Where and How to Eat Cheap The first chapter is, of course, how to eat in Sweden without spending too much money. And the answer for this question you can find just following those easy steps here: Ask locals for...

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Parks in Berlin: Our favorite parks to visit in Berlin

Here is a list of our favorite parks in Berlin to enjoy the Summertime. We, from Fotostrasse, are very proud of our city’s green spaces— big or small — which number more than 2,500! And every one of them has something unique to offer, don’t limit yourself to this list. Here I’m gonna start with just 13 of the most interesting parks in Berlin in Fotostrasse‘s opinion. Some of the names are probably familiar to you, but since we are talking about Fotostrasse, of course there will be surprises. A Visit to Tempelhofer Park I don’t think I can...

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