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City break in Amsterdam – best things to do in Amsterdam Trip II and more

The second trip took place in July 2014 for another four days. We flew from London to Maastricht Aachen Airport and spent the first day in the university city of Maastricht located in the very south of the Netherlands. The city was inhabited uninterruptedly since Roman times and some claim it is the oldest city… Continue reading City break in Amsterdam – best things to do in Amsterdam Trip II and more

Culture · Day trip · Exhibition

Rainy day in London

Taking advantage of the Eurostar ticket offer of 2 for 1 museum tickets we decided to pay a visit to the National Portrait Gallery, Picasso Portraits Exhibition. The National Portrait Gallery is free to visit, but there are different exhibitions for which you need to pay. One ticket for the Picasso Exhibition was 17 GBP.… Continue reading Rainy day in London

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Wandering in Edinburgh in less than a day (part 2)

Continuing the journey in Edinburg, just outside the Castle you will find the Old Town, an area that is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site due to the many Reformation-era buildings and the medieval street plan. There are lots of notable museums and buildings that deserve your attention if you have the time. These… Continue reading Wandering in Edinburgh in less than a day (part 2)