Frankfurt – The gateway to Germany

Frankfurt Airport is Germany’s largest and the third biggest in all of Europe. Also Frankfurt, Hessen is Germany’s “secret financial capital” amazingly rich with both money and history. Excavation in and around Frankfurt are documenting that Frankfurt was an old Roman Settlement. It is also the coronation place of the German Emperors of the middle […]

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What to do in Rome

So you’ve booked your hostel in Rome and wondering what to do after so much sightseeing? Do not miss a walk in Villa Borghese, a wonderful park in the heart of Rome that covers a land mass of 3½ miles in circumference. With landscape vistas over the wide-open “green lungs” of the Rome, the park […]

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Where to shop in Rome, Italy

If there’s one thing competing with Rome’s tourist attractions and monuments, it is the city’s shop windows. But don’t confine your shopping expeditions to the main commercial areas, pick up a map of Rome and explore side streets and out-of-the-way areas, to uncover a side of the city often hidden, even to its own residents. […]

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Things to do in Madrid

Booking accommodation with Gomio, and wondering what to do in Madrid? First of all, go for chocolate con churros (a super-thick hot chocolate drink with deep-fried pastries) especially if you feel a bit tired. It will top your energy up on those exhausting touristy days! Don’t miss a walk in the Retiro Park, Madrid’s beautiful […]

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Where to shop in Madrid

If shopping is one of your favourite activities when travelling, book your accommodation and Hostel with Gomio and your Madrid cheap flights now: you will certainly enjoy the city’s wide range of shopping options. Gran Vía – your shopping paradise The city’s major shopping hub is the imposing street of Gran Vía, host to all […]

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Shopping in Berlin

Of the many things to do in Berlin when you book with Gomio, shopping is one of the most sought after. Each district in the city has its own commercial hub, the most central being the busy avenue of Kurfürstendamm, in Charlottenburg, home to many Berlin attractions. On its 4 kilometers shoppers can find a […]

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Amsterdam – a shopping haven

  Since many roads in the city center are closed to cars, shopping is one of the most pleasant things to do in Amsterdam. There are several shopping areas in the city, each one with its own personality and charm, but all at hand with the many accommodation options that Gomio offers.   The first […]

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Where to shop in Munich

No Munich travel guide is complete without a proper section dedicated to the many shopping options this city has to offer. Its main shopping hub is the area that stretches from the Marienplatz train station to Odeonsplatz, with some 1.5 miles of pedestrian streets; this is where most of the main department stores are found. […]

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