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SWITZERLAND – The Tamina spring & Bad RagARTz in Bad Ragaz

Bad Ragaz in Switzerland is home to the worldwide known Tamina spring which can be visited through the Tamina Gorge. Every three years an outdoor art exposition is held called Bad RagARTz. I visited Bad Ragaz while staying at the modern luxury wellness resort Grand […]

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GERMANY – Brühl Castles Augustusburg and Falkenlust (2014.09.27)

In the weekend of 27-28 September 2014 I did a weekend trip with my daughter to the area around Dusseldorf. On the Saturday we visited this place and stayed overnight in Dusseldorf to visit the next day the Zollverein Essen. UNESCO World Heritage Sites visited: Castles […]

Belgium - Brussels - Old Town Square
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BELGIUM – Brussels (2014.02.26 – 2014.03.02)

A short trip to three places. Balduinstein, Dusseldorf and Brussel. UNESCO World Heritage Sites visited: Grand Place Brussel, Major Town Houses Brussel (see all UNESCO sites here) Day 1 – Daytrip to Balduinstein Germany please see post about Balduinstein. Day 2 – Dusseldorf please see the […]

Germany - Dusseldorf
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GERMANY – Dusseldorf (2014.02.26 – 2014.03.02)

A short trip to three places. Balduinstein, Dusseldorf and Brussel. UNESCO World Heritage Sites visited: none (see all UNESCO sites here) Day 1 – Daytrip to Balduinstein Germany please see post about Balduinstein. Day 2 – Dusseldorf Today we did a 2-3 hour walk through Dusseldorf. […]

Germany - Balduinstein
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GERMANY – Balduinstein (2014.02.26 – 2014.03.02)

A short trip to three places. Balduinstein, Dusseldorf and Brussel. UNESCO World Heritage Sites visited: none (see all UNESCO sites here) Day 1 – Daytrip to Balduinstein Germany Today we drove from the Netherlands about three hours to Balduinstein to visit some friends. A very quiet […]

Malta - Hypogeum of Ħal-Saflieni
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MALTA – Valetta & Gozo (2013.07.08 – 2013.07.20)

Summary: A family holiday for history, a new country and some sun! Ticked off a new country & capital and three new UNESCO World Heritage Sites. One site we almost missed, the Hypogeum as you need tickets before which is kind of fully booked for […]