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Belgium – Antwerp: MAS and Red Star Line

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Antwerp has so much to offer… shopping, parks, restaurants, art galleries, the historic city center and… museums!

The coming weeks I will do three travelposts about Antwerp museums. Today I will take you to the neighbourhood ‘Eilandje’ to visit the MAS and the Red Star Line Museum…

 

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Belgium: Antwerp – MoMu: Margiela, the Hermès years

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I like to visit a fashion expo now and then and as there is a fab one at the MoMu in Antwerp right now, I was off to see it! Unfortunately I wasn’t allowed to take pictures at the exposition… but I guess that means you’ll have to go and see for yourself!

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Travel: Belgium – Bruges: historical center

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Last week you could read about the exposition my daughter and I visited in Bruges (about Picasso and Miro). And this week’s travelpost is about the walk we did in the historical center of the lovely, medieval town Bruges. Read the rest of this entry »

France: Paris in a day – The classic itinerary

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Last week you could read some tips on how to plan a daytrip in Paris. This was the first of three blogposts about spending a day in Paris.

In this second post I give you an itinerary which covers the highlights… bon voyage!
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Travel: Must-see expositions this spring/summer!

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When on a citytrip I like to stroll around as much as possible. Soaking up the atmosphere, discovering new places, observing people,… I just love it!

And most of the time I also want to do something cultural as well… visiting an exposition for example! So in today’s travelpost it’s all about must-see expositions in some good,f ab and lovely cities! Read the rest of this entry »

England: The Lake District – Buttermere and Derwent Water

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Last week there was a first post about the beautiful Lake District in England. We did a lot of beautiful daytrips during that holiday (now 6 years ago already!!) so today I will fill you in on what for me was the most beautiful daytrip: a walking tour around Buttermere and a boat trip on Derwent Water. Read the rest of this entry »

England: Grasmere, the Coffin Trail and Rydal Mount

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We love England and we like spending our holidays across the Channel. I cannot but emphasize how beautiful this country is and I cannot but try to convince everyone that London definitely is not England… at all!

So when we went to the Lake District years ago (way back in 2011, can’t believe it’s nearly 6 years ago!!), we were once again in awe of England’s beauty. Read the rest of this entry »