June 1, 2016

Euro 2016 is waiting for you!

  The biggest and most splendid European Football Championship is approaching! Just 10 days are left and whole Europe will cheer for their favorite team! Within next few weeks our hearts and eyes will be in France, the hosting country. You can be sure that this very special time will be full of competing emotions. […]

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May 13, 2016

Here is your Parisian accommodation!

  Two lovers in Paris at mild spring air. They focus on the Eiffel Tower, the sun warms up their faces, flowers are showing all their splendor and the proverbial spring fever awakes. In the squares of the metropolis musicians play their songs and patisseries are well attended. Life around you pulsates and blossom out […]

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May 2, 2016

Gewinnspiel von 9flats!

Die Maifeiertage stehen vor der Tür. Höchste Zeit, einen Kurztrip für die Brückentage zu buchen und ein langes Wochenende außerhalb der eigenen vier Wände zu genießen. Und auch wenn es gelegentlich ein verregneter Tag ist, macht nichts – denn wir verlosen Kinotickets zur Verfilmung von Sarah Kuttners Erfolgsroman „Mängelexemplar“ am 12. Mai. Ab sofort kannst […]

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April 27, 2016

Your trip to Cuba with 9flats!

  Cuba awaits you! The largest of the Antilles Islands is the epitome of Caribbean vitality. Who doesn’t have the white sandy beaches, well-maintained US-Oldtimer, turquoise clear water and the warmth of the Cuban people in mind when thinking about Cuba? Immerse yourself in the exciting culture of the country, absorbing the serenity of inhabitants […]

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April 20, 2016

Let the Croatian sun catch you!

  Croatia, with its beautiful sandy beaches, quiet coves and turquoise, crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic makes the country an ideal destination for swimming, snorkeling, windsurfing and sailing. This hospitable country with its picturesque landscapes, romantic towns and fishing villages, and especially its exceptional islands invite you to go hiking, biking or just to relax. […]

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April 19, 2016

Welcome to Greece!

Greece, the cultural cradle of Europe, appeals to all your senses. Listen to the sound of crickets while catching the warm beams of the spring sun. Smell the wild thyme, which has has conquered its habitat between the ancient ruins. Immerse into the refreshing, crystal blue Mediterranean Sea and enjoy the warm wind on your […]

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January 27, 2016

Never eat alone when travelling!

Travelling is a multidimensional experience. It is not just about visiting new places, but there is much more you can get from it! Meeting new people, new places, experience their culture gives you an unique opportunity to explore the culture of a foreign country. The best way to meet local people and spend some quality […]

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February 11, 2015

London opens its Arms to Home-Sharing

  A London law tells hosts to get a planning permission to rent out their apartments for less than 90 days or a penalty of ₤20,000 (26352,59 Euro) is imminent. It was to protect the house supply in London. Now this 42-year-old law will be revised. Homeowners will be able to rent out their accommodation […]

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November 14, 2014

Tips for using your mobile phone abroad

  You want to use your mobile phone abroad, you want to share your experiences with your friends and family at home ? Then follow these useful tips to save mobile phone costs abroad: Think about which apps you need before you go on your journey and download them at home.  You should also manually […]

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October 30, 2014

London- 9 tips for the cold season

Days are getting shorter, colorful leaves lying on the road, a smell of plum cake and pumpkin soup. It’s time again: finally autumn and winter is around the corner. We love the bright colorful season and give you nine reasons why even during cold weather London is worth a trip.   The City of Musicals […]

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September 27, 2013

Find the cheapest airfares in three simple steps

You’ve found 9flats, which means you’re already pretty savvy when it comes to saving money on travel accommodation. Today we share some simple tips for finding the lowest airfares and stretching that travel budget even further. Step one Let’s say you want to fly from New York to Barcelona on October 15. Get on a […]

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September 8, 2013

Six ways you can save money at Oktoberfest

The greatest beer-drinking event on Earth is right around the corner. The annual Oktoberfest takes place in Munich, Germany from September 21 through October 6. If you haven’t been, you really should go. You don’t know the true meaning of beer until you’ve sat in a huge tent drinking it from one-liter mugs, surrounded by […]

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January 9, 2013


Made your New Year’s travel resolutions for 2013 yet?

Didn’t get away as much as you wanted to in 2012? Here are some ideas to travel more and smarter in 2013…

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December 4, 2012

travel tips

Intoxicating Istanbul: insider guide from the 9flats team

Wanna know how to take fifteen excitable people to Istanbul, and keep them oohing, aaahing and eating for three days? Here’s how…

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November 6, 2012


What have fairytales got to do with Christmas?

Once upon a time in winter… the first snowflakes fell like feathers from the sky. The 9flats editorial team sat in their Berlin office and pondered to themselves: how come our German colleagues insist that fairytales are an inherent part of Christmas? And how did such different cultural influences find their way into this annual holiday?

Poster design: Rowan Stocks-Moore

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October 23, 2012


The Canaries: Spring… for eternity

Think the Canaries is too touristy? Not so! It’s surprisingly easy to find delicious, local food, bustling markets and unspoiled beaches. Especially when you go there with a local…

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October 22, 2012

TRavel tips

Vintage. The view from London.

Find out the insider view on vintage in London, and where to hunt for clothes, parties and more. Guest post by LeCool London.

Photo: visualnews.com

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October 9, 2012


Retro, vintage… or just plain old?

Vintage is everywhere these days, from furniture, to clothes, to parties. But what does it actually mean? We investigate (and give you some insider ‘vintage travel’ tips)…

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September 24, 2012


How many swallows make an Indian summer?

Indian summer is a term you hear a lot, but what does it actually mean, and where’s the best place in the world to enjoy it?

Photo: ientu, Flickr

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July 16, 2012

Weird and wonderful

World exclusive… secret footage of the Veggielympics 2012

With all this Olympics talk, we felt like we should be getting involved too. But we missed out on the ticket lottery… what to do?

We decided to hold our very own, no expense spared, Veggielympics in the office kitchen. Have a look! (And find out some mad facts about Olympic sports you never knew before.)

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