Amsterdam tips: recommended museums

Although Amsterdam is mostly known abroad for other things, the city features many fantastic museums. Only visit Van Gogh museum if you actually like his work. And get tickets in advance if you want to go there. I heard the Friday nights are quieter, and offer live music. Personally I prefer other museums like: Huis …

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Fantastic photo expo in Clervaux castle (LUX)

I'm so happy I found the brochure about this photo exhibition in the Echternach tourist info bureau, a completely different town! In recent years I've always made a point of checking the tourist info bureau for brochures, leaflets, info, walks... and have always found great ideas there, also for the more obscure and hidden exhibitions and …

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Madrid (2nd time)

Saturday 19 September After having had the rental car for 6 days I dropped it off in Madrid again and spent 5 more nights there in a modern apartment in the funky multicultural neighborhood Lavapies, which suited me better than the extremely touristy Calle de la Cruz I stayed in before. Lavapies also has its …

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Last sunny days in Porto

Tuesday 29 October 2013 (continued) After coming back to Porto Xandra and I went to Cafe Majestic, and then to a cinema to watch "Blue Jasmine" by Woody Allen. Had some dinner in that shopping mall. Wednesday 30 October 2013 Bike & beach again Having seen plenty of countryside during the car rides to Guimarães …

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