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My City Tips allows you quick access to a wealth of information about the largest and most interesting cities and countries around the world. We are a reliable open source guide offering information and tips on cities, written by our members and based on their experiences. You can benefit from their tips and  advice on a range of topics from lifestyle and shopping through to sightseeing, family fun, hotels and restaurants, all inspired by travel.  Our country section features all the relevant information on foreign exchange, internet services, useful phrases, transport and more. Feel free to join My City Tips. Add your own experiences and tips to inspire travel and explore the world.

City Example

Marrakech

The red city at the foot of the High Atlas. The pink terracotta walls, boulevards lined with jacaranda trees and the scent of orange blossoms, leave a striking impression of this colourful city. Marrakech has a unique quality and will enthral and delight with dancing and singing water sellers and snake charmers in the bustle of the Djemma El Fna Square.

Sightseeing

Grossmunster

Zurich found in Switzerland

The characteristic twin towers are the real landmarks of the city. The great Cathedral is an Evangelical Reformed Church located in the Old Town. The Church of Felix and Regula and cartridges and Exuperantius. The Great Cathedral together with the Fraumünster (ex klosterchurch) and St.Peter's Church are the best known churches in the city.

Nightlife

Nightlife

London found in United Kingdom

London nightlife leads the way. Nightlife events in London offer cabaret, theatre, music, opera, ballet and film clubs. The city is world renown as the trendsetter in nightlife entertainment. The music venues are vibrant and the bars, pubs and restaurants are superb. Nightclubs cater for every taste imaginable and the city parties 24/7. London never sleeps, the city is alive with nightlife entertainment.

Hotels

Soho House

Berlin found in Germany

From outside the hotel looks rather plain, but from inside it is absolutely tastefully and stylishly decorated. The Soho has restaurants, bars, fitness center and spa, a cinema and 40 rooms. The building is a monument in the late Bauhaus style and has a wonderful symetrical facade.

Brauhaus am Waldschlösschen

Restaurants

Brauhaus am Waldschlösschen

Dresden found in Germany

The brewery at the forest lodge is a traditional restaurant with large beer garden, and an adventure for the whole family. The ambience is typical Brauhaus. Here you get hearty regional cuisine and specialties, these include Saxony specialities, light salads and fine desserts. Especially popular is the "fresh Pichelhaxe" a crispy fried pork with original Waldschlösschen dark beer sauce.

Annual Events

Pride Canal Parade

Amsterdam found in Netherlands

This event is the centrepiece of Amsterdam's Gay Pride festival. More than 80 flat-bottomed barges and boats all colourfuly decorated and filled with dancers, partygoers and musicians make their way along the Prinsengracht canal. The parade is the only Gay Pride event in the world to take place on water. The party continues throughout the night in the cities bars and clubs.

Entertainment

Thames Speed Boat Experience

London found in United Kingdom

Enjoy the wonderful sights of London from the Thames river with Rib Boats. The "Thames Rib Experience" has three high powered boats, complete with PA systems, and most importantly, all the safety certificates and equipment. The guides on the boats are very knowledgeable and can show you the top sights of London from a very different aspect. In 50 to 75 minutes you can see more of the city than the conventional tours. The maximun passengers on a boat is limited to 12 so that you get only the best.

Shopping

Via Sant'Andrea

Milan found in Italy

On the Via Sant'Andrea are the exclusive shops that offer the finest of Italian brands. The shops on this street are among the most expensive addresses, and well worth a visit anyway, because the Via Sant'Andrea, not only has fantastic shops there, but also great architecture.

Dessert Recipes

Classic Cheese cake

Hamburg found in Germany

Mix all the ingredients for the dough together. First the butter and sugar and then add the rest to it. Put the mixture into a cake form. For the filling, mix all the ingredients together well with an electric mixer, then fold in stiffly beaten egg whites. Spread the mix on top of the dough and place for 1 hour in a preheated oven for baking. (200°C/400°F / Gas 4-5). Easier and faster it cant get.

Highlights

City Art

Sydney found in Australia

City Art is included in the public program from Sydney and plays an important role which promotes the development of opportunities for artists who are not only the residents but also enthusiastic visitors.
It public art projects and programs are continually evolving and City Art also serves plaques and memorials, problems are bound to graffiti.
City Art also includes managing and maintaining a collection of over 250 works hard and the implementation of a comprehensive protection program