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Van Eyck in Bruges

Van Eyck in Bruges

Visit: Walk in Bruges – Your private guide in Bruges You have probably heard about the great Van Eyck exhibition in the MSK in Gent this year and you might even have visited this exhibiton before it prematurely closed because of the corona pandemic. On March 12th a second Van Ecyk exhibition opened in the … Lees verder

Thailand for nature lovers and birders.

Thailand for nature lovers and birders.

Most tourists visit Thailand for its many white sandy beaches, its pristine islands, its busy and vibrant capital Bangkok, its many famous buddhist temples, and the food which might be the best in the world. That combined with a hospitality that gave Thailand its nickname ‘the land of smiles’, makes Thailand a popular destination for … Lees verder

Four days in Alghero, Sardinia

Four days in Alghero, Sardinia

My husband had been invited to a conference in Alghero, Sardinia and I decided to join him. It was for us a trip down memory lane. Thirty years ago we had visited Sardinia together as uni-students. We remembered Sardinia as a quiet island, where tourism had only reached some of the coastal areas. In villages … Lees verder

List of events in Bruges 2020

List of events in Bruges 2020

Visit:Walk in Bruges – Your private guide in Bruges As a tourist it can be very gratifying to take part in cultural or other events in the city you visit. Bruges has many great cultural events throughout the year, that are primarily organised for locals but can also accommodate or interest visiting tourists. Theatre can … Lees verder

Potsdam for the second time

Potsdam for the second time

We had seen most of the highlights of Potsdam on our first visit a few years ago: see my blogpost: We had seen the Sanssouci park with the Chinese teahouse, Charlottenhof palace, the Roman baths, and the Friedenskirche. We visited the Sanssouci palace, the picture gallery and the Neues Palace on the inside, biked passed … Lees verder

Walk in Bruges – Your private guide in Bruges

Walk in Bruges – Your private guide in Bruges

  The beautiful and romantic city of Bruges is my hometown. Every time I see the amazement in the eyes of the tourists visiting the city I feel privileged to live here. We live just outside ‘the Kruispoort’, and whenever the weather permits, we walk through Bruges as if it were our personal garden of … Lees verder