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Wondering what to do this weekend? Check out these awesome events happening near you!
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While out and about in Europe, it is important to watch for pickpockets, particularly while in transport stations, on public transport, and at tourist destinations, shopping centers and fests. Remember these ploys when you are out exploring to outsmart would-be thieves.
On Thursday August 15, 2019 The  KMCC welcomed the Barbarossa Bakery to the Exchange family with the opening of the Barbarossa Bakery in the KMCC Exchange Concessions Mall
As much as I love trains, during the tourist season or high demand, they can be as expensive if not more than plane tickets.
Whether this is your first time stationed in a new country, or you’re a PCS-ing pro, navigating the German healthcare system can be overwhelming.
Vendimia Wine Harvest Festival
Through Sept. 16 in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain
The final weekend before the school year begins is often filled with last-minute vacations and day trips. For those living in the U.K., Aug. 24-26 also marks the August bank holiday weekend.
Be on the lookout for The Stars and Stripes September Blitz! Right now through October 3, DoD cardholders throughout Europe can get a great deal that will bring the news straight to their door five days a week. We will also be offering special rates on the digital subscription.
Germans and Americans will come together this weekend to celebrate the two cultures. This is the third year for Ramstein’s German-American Friendship Festival.
If you are a lover of delicious food, wine and cooking shows, the Foodies Festival is perfect for you!
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Switzerland has much to offer from chocolate to sweeping green meadows, but what about food? This year on August 17 the old town in Rapperswil will be hosting a culinary event of the year. 
In case you haven't gotten it yet, the brand new Stripes Europe Road Guide is loaded with detailed information about driving in Germany, Italy and the U.K., including rules of the road, road signs, accident procedures and how to register vehicles.
Are you a fan of rock music and helping the environment? If so, Rock en Seine is the music festival for you! A wonderful medley of music and philanthropy, this festival has it all.
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Community members can enjoy more flexibility with their workout schedules thanks to increased after-hours access at two U.S.
Why not meet some awesome people who love to hang out and play cornhole on this first ever, 5-day “Cornhole Ocean Cruise”? It's guaranteed to create silly memories that will last a lifetime and you will get to play the world’s best backyard game.