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Bouillon for a Nature Getaway in Belgium

Bouillon for a Nature Getaway in Belgium

As we have discussed this not once, Belgium is an architecture lover’s dream. Besides the North Sea, there is nothing exceptional about the nature here. And yet, from time to time we manage to find a place where we feel so peaceful and relaxed that […]

Perfect Travel Moment at the Old Port of Honfleur

Perfect Travel Moment at the Old Port of Honfleur

Each and every time we chose to visit something in Normandy, each and every time we were surprised and charmed by the discoveries we made. That’s why each and every time we start planning a road trip through northern France, Normandin destinations gains the leading […]

Promenade of Oostende and the North Sea Breeze in Our Hair

Promenade of Oostende and the North Sea Breeze in Our Hair

When thinking about destinations full of sun and vitamin sea, Belgium would be one of the countries that most definitely won’t pop out into anyone’s head. Never. And though country has a 70-kilometers-long coastline by the North Sea, we have to admit that visiting it […]

5 Best Day Trips from Brussels, Belgium

5 Best Day Trips from Brussels, Belgium

If you ask me, the best things about visiting Brussels are its Grand Place, Marolles Flea Market and the variety of awesome day trips that you can take! Take a glance at the map, Dear Reader. Every part of Western Europe is easily reachable: France, Netherlands, […]

Bridges from All Around Europe

Bridges from All Around Europe

Bridges are perhaps the most invisible form of public architecture. Bruce Jackson We all love cities with the majestic rivers or charming canals floating in them, don’t we, Dear Reader? Quite often bridges are the final accent that makes those rivers and canals so special. […]

Lovely Afternoon Walk in Lille, France

Lovely Afternoon Walk in Lille, France

Lille is known for many things, and yet Lonely Planet still named it as probably the most underrated major city in France. Why? Well, this got to mean that there is so much unspoken about the charm, wealth and beauty of the capital of Hauts-de-France region. And, since […]

7 Places to Discover in Kaunas, Lithuania

7 Places to Discover in Kaunas, Lithuania

After spending a lot of time abroad, returning back home becomes the most exciting part of our journeys. So it happens that we were born and raised in a charismatic and unique city of Kaunas, the second largest city in Lithuania, known for its vibrant […]

Weekend Road Trip: 3 Places to Visit in Normandy, France

Weekend Road Trip: 3 Places to Visit in Normandy, France

For our personal taste, Normandy is the loveliest region to take a road trip among all the others in the Northern part of France. We thought so a year ago, and we think so now, after returning there for the second time. Why? Glad you […]

Visiting Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany

Visiting Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany

Usually the content of ours – wanderers – dreams are distant places. Places beyond the seas. We dream to visit Americas. We’re imagining the routes that we would take, the famous places that we would see first. We dream to visit Southeast Asia. To swim in […]

Glimpse Through the Windows. Dutch Edition!

Glimpse Through the Windows. Dutch Edition!

For me a stained glass window is a transparent partition between my heart and the heart of the world. Mark Chagall It’s been awhile since we got a closer look to who’s living in the beautiful cities that we cross during our road trip. Recently, […]

Lost Between Old and Modern in The Hague

Lost Between Old and Modern in The Hague

On the 20th of August, 1672, the city of the Hague, always so lively, so neat, and so trim that one might believe every day to be Sunday, with its shady park, with its tall trees, spreading over its Gothic houses, with its canals like […]

Zaanse Schans: A Fairy Tale Town Just Outside Amsterdam

Zaanse Schans: A Fairy Tale Town Just Outside Amsterdam

Gulliver Travel! Did you like those stories, Dear Reader? Personally, I really enjoyed the first part where Gulliver finds himself as a prisoner on an island ruled by a tiny Lilliputian people. Back in my childhood I imagined them walking around their small squares with small monuments […]

Admiring the Beauty of Brussels by Night

Admiring the Beauty of Brussels by Night

Brussels was the first place, that we have discovered in Belgium. Back then we have heard various opinions about the capital of Belgium. Some people praised it, some said that there is nothing much to see, or do there. And, though, we really enjoyed our afternoon […]

10 Kilometers Walk Around Namur

10 Kilometers Walk Around Namur

There are two common sayings, that perfectly describes the situation, which occurred with us visiting Namur. First one: Good things come when you least expect them. And the other one: Sometimes the best things are right in front of you. In other words, Namur was under our noses […]

5 Tips for Making Travel Memories Last

5 Tips for Making Travel Memories Last

Collecting things is so much fun! Especially, when they hold an extra value – precious travel memories. We both are from those people who love making their best memories visible in their everyday life. I mean, Dear Reader, could there be a better house decoration than the […]

Façades of Antwerp: Silent Storytellers

Façades of Antwerp: Silent Storytellers

“We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.” ― Winston Churchill Can simple façades of simple houses tell us something about the city? I, personally, like reading old town façades as a story. Each façade – new chapter. Each chapter – short story. As I […]