A Real Live Like a German Experience:
The Story of Fiona visiting Jena, Germany in August 2013

Fiona has rented through us a vacation apartment in Germany and a unique "Live Like a German" story to tell. In general the feedback of our customers like Fiona typically contains valuable suggestions and travel tips, which can be extremely useful when planning your own Germany vacation. Hope this story inspires you with more Germany vacation ideas for perhaps your own "Live Like a German" experience in the future ...

This is the vacation apartment where Fiona was staying:

LLAG Luxury Vacation Apartment - 667 sqft, modern, clean, spacious (# 416)Verified & Approved by LLAGVerified & Approved

DTV Rating:  rated with 4 DTV star(s)

Bedrooms: 1  |  Sleeps: 2  |  minimum stay is 3 nights (but may require a longer stay during main season)
. With a 4-star DTV rating, this spacious, modern apartment can sleep up to 4 guests. It is located in a quiet, hillside area and commands a lovely view of the Saale River and Jena. The unit's amenities include free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, and a fully equipped…  [ + ] More Details

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Here is Fiona's Feedback:

Very clean, bright acommodation, friendly and helpful owner living next door.
A spacious apartment for two adults. Exceptionally clean and tidy. Helpful owner living next-door who speaks a little English (much appreciated by us). There is a fairly steep walk down hill to catch a tram, but a bus also runs into town which is easier to get to for those who are elderly or less fit and do not have the use of a car. Being quite high up means there are lovely views from several windows in the apartment of the surrounding hills, countryside and houses.

What I liked best: The cleanliness of the property and helpfulness of the owner

What I liked least: I would have liked a few more utensils in the kitchen eg. a baking dish, colander

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Fiona overall rated this apartment on 09/06/2013 as follows:5 Stars Rating   (5)
Travelled with:Spouse/Partner
Would recommend the apartment to a friend:Yes
How easy was it to book the property?Easy
How easy was key pickup/access to the property?Very Easy
How was the overall condition of the property?Perfect Condition
How was the condition of Bedding & MattressesPerfect Condition
How was the condition of Kitchen & Utensils?Perfect Condition
How was the condition and cleanliness of the Bathroom(s)?Perfect Condition, Very Clean
How was the condition of other facilities & amenities?Good Condition
Did the property offer WI-FI / Internet access?Yes, excellent Internet Connectivity
How was the quality of the overall customer service?Perfect
Was the porperty meeting your expectations as advertised?Exceeded my Expecations
Would you recommend the location of the property?Recommend
Was it a good value for the price paid?Good Value

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About Jena:


Fiona was visiting Jena in Germany. Jena is a university city in central Germany on the Saale River. With a population of 103,000, Jena is the second largest city in the federal state of Thuringia. Besides its academic focus, Jena is also a manufacturing city, specializing in precision…

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