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One Day Trip to Heidelberg: What to See?

One Day Trip to Heidelberg: What to See?

We visited Heidelberg, Germany in July 2017. Me (P.) and my parents were on our way home from Belgium to Lithuania. We arrived in the evening and left on the next day’s afternoon. Though we did not spend much time here, we felt like we saw […]

Lier: the Most Underrated City in Belgium

Lier: the Most Underrated City in Belgium

Try entering Belgium cities in Google. Lier is only a 33rd option in the list of Belgian cities. It took us nine months and visiting most of the cities ranked above until we heard about this city. Actually, it was P. who caught a glimpse of […]

Gdansk: The Most Surprising City by the Baltic Sea

Gdansk: The Most Surprising City by the Baltic Sea

It was more than a month after our return from Belgium back to our home in Lithuania, when we started searching for the destinations that we could visit not only in Lithuania but also in the neighboring countries. We took into consideration a lot of […]

One Year with Traveler’s Child in Pictures

One Year with Traveler’s Child in Pictures

Believe it or not, it has been a one full year since our first picture posted on Instagram. We began with a picture made in Vila de Cortegaça (Portugal) and had 172 likes. Since then both of us visited 15 countries and a huge number […]

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 […]

Discovering Seven Wonders of Flanders

Discovering Seven Wonders of Flanders

Flanders, one of two regions in Belgium, is a unique example of how such a small part of the Old Continent, could have such a high concentration of spectacular architectural sights to discover. We have been exploring this region for almost 10 months now, and just […]

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 […]

Monschau – the Medieval Masterpiece

Monschau – the Medieval Masterpiece

Located in the western part of Germany, just a couple of kilometers off the Belgian border, Monschau was a must-see place for us. We heard about it since the first time we arrived in Belgium. It took some time for us to get here, but once we […]

Destination of the Month: Utrecht with Friends!

Destination of the Month: Utrecht with Friends!

Every month of the year we visit a lot of different and spectacular places. Some we enjoy more and some we enjoy less, though each and every has a special place in our memory. Finally, there are places that absolutely astonishes us and engraves deep […]

Destination of the Month – Austrian Alps

Destination of the Month – Austrian Alps

Every month of the year we visit a lot of different and spectacular places. Some we enjoy more and some we enjoy less, though each and every has a special place in our memory. Finally, there are places that absolutely astonishes us and engraves deep […]

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 […]

Destination of the month – Amsterdam

Destination of the month – Amsterdam

Every month of the year we visit a lot of different and spectacular places. Some we enjoy more and some we enjoy less, though each and every has a special place in our memory. Finally, there are places that absolutely astonishes us and engraves deep […]

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 […]