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Month: August 2018

Luxembourg in A Day

Luxembourg is a small country, easily passed over if you aren’t looking for it. On my train ride from Brussels to Luxembourg City, I never saw the border, even on the way back to Belgium. Attempting to see Luxembourg City  in one day on a European vacation is totally doable if you are wearing your walking shoes and ready to get your heart pumping. Old Town Luxembourg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site,  is the highlight of the country. While there is a little bit more to Luxembourg, the history and character are not to be missed here. Because of its Read More

First Day in Brussels, Belgium

Hello from Brussels, Belgium! Brussels is the start of my little Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg) European vacation. I haven’t explored much of Benelux besides the main highlights so it is exciting to get to dive deeper into some new areas while eating as many waffles as possible. My friend from college is at the end of a work stint in Brussels so after I flew in, she met me at my hotel with a beer. Such a good friend. My hotel, the centrally located Ibis off Grand Place has quite the view. After my welcome drink, Lauren took me around Read More