Living in Geldrop nowadays, we are a part of the municipal Geldrop-Mierlo. Being interested in World War 2, I of course had to check out the small war cemetery of Mierlo located in the middle of a forest area.
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Oostende is a city located in the province West-Flanders in Belgium. It is centrally located in the beaches of the coastline of Belgium and is a perfect getaway if you want to have a nice beach day at Summer, or just feel the fresh wind in the other seasons!
Heidelberg it self is a picture perfect place, but the Ruins of Heidelberg (Schloss Heidelberg) is the real show stealer. Located in the Heidelberg Castle Gardens, the ruins stand tall in the middle. If you are looking for ruins that are massive, very well preserved and take you back in time: then you have come to the right place!
Ëtretat is a small town in the north of Normandy, close to Le Havre. If you are making a trip through the north of France, we definitely recommend taking a pitstop in this town with its amazing cliffs right at the beach!
Dunkirk (French: Dunkerque, Flemish: Duinkerken) is a small city located in the province of Normandy, France. It is located next to the North Sea and has an impressive harbor (3rd biggest of France) but more known for the Battle of Dunkirk during World War 2 in 1940. The city has a lot of impressive sites to visit to give you a look in the past. In this blog we will share with you our take on the places you should visit!
Oh man, what did I love driving over this impressive bridge! Pont de Normandie (or in English Normandy Bridge) is an impressive bridge built over the Seine river. What makes the view special is that the Seine river meets the ocean, giving a spectacular sight we also encountered in the Amazon river where 2 different types of water meet! With a total length of 2,143.21 meters this bridge can be viewed from far!
We crossed it by car to go to Deauville from Le Havre (toll is € 5,50 one way in August 2020), but did you know you can cross this bridge for free as a pedestrian or cyclist? See below some pictures of this amazing sight. Be sure to include a trip through this bridge when you are in the Normandy area :-)!
The Grossglockner High Alpine Road is a road that goes through the mountain pass near the heighest mountain of Austria: Grossglockner. It is a famous scenic route (tol included) with a lot of sites to visit on the way. Read on for more! (visited June 2020)
Budapest, the capital of Hungary, for a whole weekend with a gang of lads. Sightseeing, beers and fun guaranteed! Laying next to the river Danube, this city has a lot to offer and is perfect for that weekend getaway! Here are our 10 must do’s!
The Krimml waterfalls (Krimmler Wasserfälle in German) are located near the town Krimml in the High Tauern National Park in Austria. The waterfall is the highest waterfall in Austria (380 metres high) and there is a beautiful hiking path (and steep!) that shows you all 3 different platforms of the falls. Read on for a detailed description of our half day spend there!
Bruneck (German pronouncing, in Italian Brunico) is the largest town in the Puster Valley near the Austrian border. We passed the town driving through Italy to get to Innsbruck, and had a stop at the Bruneck castle to enjoy the views over the old town and the castle itself.