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Belgium – Bruges

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       Bruges – another European city with a lot of chocolatiers (everyone loves Belgian chocolates!) and a nice spacious market square and a lot of narrow but cute looking buildings stuck together. Only a 1.5 hour stop here, just for … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Red Light District

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Amsterdam “Rain rain go away, come again another day!” T’was the song we were singing all along the way from Volendam to Amsterdam, unfortunately the rain still did not go away. By the time we reached Amsterdam city, it was … Continue reading

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Netherlands – Volendam & Zaanse Schans

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       4 words summarize Holland: clogs, cheese, tulips, windmills What do clogs and cheese have in common? Nothing? Think again. The yellow paint used on cheese to prevent moulding is also used to paint the clogs, for the poorer folks … Continue reading

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Dolomites to Austria

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No staying here, just passing through but the most amazing scenery awaits. A feast to the eyes, but only for those who managed to stay awake in the coach along the journey! The mighty Italian Dolomite mountains are truly magnificent. … Continue reading

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Versailles & Burgundy, France

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Palace of Versailles (Château de Versailles)        A UNESCO’s World Heritage site, the Palace of Versailles has been the epitome of the 18th century French Art. Started as being the hunting lodge for Louis XIII, it has been the home … Continue reading

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Paris, France

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CENTRAL PARIS Due to the delay in Dover-Calais, we reached Paris few hours later than expected. It was already twilight when we arrived at the city. Not much time for exploration. We’ll leave that for the next day.           … Continue reading

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